chapter  3
The Legal Institution: Why Police, Prosecutors, and Judges Collaborate with Rapists and Their Defenders
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The general assistant prosecutor has had no training in the sensitivity of these cases or [no] experience. They are uncomfortable with the topic … the details. So you get avoidance behavior. They’re convinced through years of prosecution folklore that rape cases can’t be won … so they plead ’em and settle cheap (emphasis mine).