Boulder rapist Austin James Wilkerson receives no prison time

Austin James Wilkerson, a 22-year-old University of Colorado student, was convicted of raping a drunk woman. But he’ll be released on probation after District Judge Patrick Butler said he “struggled, to be quite frank, with the idea” of imprisoning him. Supporters of Wilkerson, as in the California case of Turner, appealed for leniency. Wilkerson’s friends … Continue reading Boulder rapist Austin James Wilkerson receives no prison time