Certainly he deserves to be on the sex offender registry, but come on, that is a given. The judge deemed him to "not be a danger to others," and that a lengthly "prison sentence would have a severe impact on him. Well duh! Rapists should be punished as if they well, are RAPISTS! See how logic works. This poor woman, who had her attacker dead to rights, finds zero justice. She trusted the criminal justice system to punish and protect victims...and then we get this. I hope this judge, who made a mockery the California penal system, does the right thing and resigns.
To rub salt in this victim's wounds, the rapist's father (regardless of the context) said that a heavy punishment would be "a steep price to pay for 20 minutes of action out of 20 years of his life." Dan turner should be found guilty of spewing gutless, garbage out of his mouth. I wonder how far the apple fell from that tree? Here's to hoping time practically stops for 6 months right when this clown get's booked in again.