Victim's mother speaks out after verdicts in rape case
Mike Tobin reports from Ohio
- Duration 3:27
- Date Mar 18, 2013
Mike Tobin reports from Ohio
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I've got my over the weekend with guilty verdicts in the rape trial of two Ohio high school football players.
The victim's mother is now speaking out about this case that has made nationwide headlines.
It did not matter what's we -- you -- that did what sports you play.
Human compassion not pop my teacher carry his god given.
Yet instill in all.
You didn't like not only a lack of compassion but a lot of anymore.
-- decisions that might affect you countless lives including business here.
You were here and future -- immediately because I was -- criminal.
This -- not finding my daughter is she will persevere grow and I pity for you.
I think -- -- little -- repent for your actions and -- -- for different.
From that mother in that case Ohio's attorney general.
Says he believes that more high school students could be facing charges in this case now.
Mike Tobin is live in stupid -- Ohio with the very latest good morning Mike.
Good morning Martha the Internet traffic shows that there were a lot of people at -- parties and they got a big kick out of the humiliation of this girl they certainly didn't help or.
And they didn't go to police and to date.
There are sixteen people who are yet to avoid refused to this point to cooperate with the investigation.
And that is why attorney general Mike DeWine wants to convene a grand jury to get these people to compel these people to testify.
And see if others need to be charged the wind is clear that he wants to send a message with this case.
What's even more shocking.
He's -- crimes of sexual assault are occurring every Friday night.
Every Saturday night across this country.
-- the wind is not anticipating serious charges he's predicting low level misdemeanors things like failure to report a crime Martha.
-- very dramatic in that courtroom.
-- over the weekend.
But we have not known really have a victim is is doing -- is there any information on that today.
A relative tells me that she spends a lot of time in her room she has been back out playing sports and threw it all -- be surprised to learn she made the honor roll one more time.
Fairly representative says the remorse coming from the football players came too late we saw their reaction yesterday.
We'll -- our best.
Okay decisions that.
Good taste good in.
-- Richmond will do a minimum of one year in juvenile detention Trent -- two years Martha.
What a story he was very emotional.
-- out that that court proceeding yesterday Mike.
Thank you very much where there -- a lot of lessons in this story and it does provide an opportunity for everybody to talk to their kids about social media about behavior.
And about what you can allow to happen in front of you without doing something -- something so --