Politics

Democrat Anthony Weiner, Digital Pervert, Sentenced to 21 Months in Sexting Case

For some people the age-old adage is true; you just can’t fix stupid.

Anthony Weiner, a liberal Democrat quixotic politician, had the world on his shoulders. He was an ultra left-wing politician in the Mecca of American liberal politics, New York City. His wife was the right-hand aide to Hillary Clinton. He could have gone on to big heights in the world of politics.

And his lack of impulse control ruined it all.

Weiner said last week that he was undergoing treatment and is profoundly sorry for subjecting a minor to what his lawyers call his “deep sickness,” referring to his sexting criminal case.

Get 7days of Liberty 1 TV for FREE!

You'll receive 7 days free Liberty 1 TV when you invite your firends to join our mailing list, packed with unfiltered conservative news and great product offers. That's just the start each time you invite friends you earn points, those points are good for all our contests and giveaways! Not only are you helping us fight Facebook censorship, you are earning points that gain you enties to exclusive point holder contests! 

Thanks for signing up. We'll be emailing you soon to confirm your email address and provide you more info on the point system. Please be sure to check your spam and or promotions tab. 

Weiner’s treatments include individual therapy once a week, group therapy once a week, and 12-step meetings four to five times a week.

Mr. Weiner will now have plenty of time to finish those therapy sessions.

The Washington Times said:

Former Rep. Anthony Weiner was sentenced Monday to 21 months in prison for sexting with a 15-year-old girl in a case that rocked Hillary Clinton’s campaign for the White House in the closing days of the race and may have cost her the presidency.

Weiner, 53, dropped his head into his hand and wept as the sentence was announced by Judge Denise Cote. He must surrender to prison officials by Nov. 6.

The sentencing completed the sordid downfall of the New York Democrat, whose penchant for exchanging lewd messages and photos with young women online destroyed his career in Congress in 2011, doomed his bid for mayor of New York in 2013, wrecked his marriage to Clinton’s closest aide, Huma Abedin, and became entangled in the 2016 presidential campaign.

Admitting “I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse,” Weiner pleaded guilty in May to transferring obscene material to a minor, punishable by up to 10 years in prison, for illicit contact with a North Carolina teenager.

He sought to be spared from prison, tearfully telling Cote on Monday that he was “a very sick man for a very long time.” Weiner, weeping as he read from a written statement on a page he held in front of him, called his crime his “rock bottom.”

Prosecutors said he sent her porn and got her to take her clothes off and touch herself on Skype.

Admitting “I have a sickness, but I do not have an excuse,” Weiner pleaded guilty in May to transferring obscene material to a minor, punishable by up to 10 years in prison, for illicit contact with a North Carolina teenager.

He sought to be spared from prison, tearfully telling Cote on Monday that he was “a very sick man for a very long time.” Weiner, weeping as he read from a written statement on a page he held in front of him, called his crime his “rock bottom.”

Prosecutors said he sent her porn and got her to take her clothes off and touch herself on Skype. Assistant U.S. Attorney Amanda Kramer on Monday urged Cote to give Weiner a significant prison sentence to end his “tragic cycle” of sexting.

The FBI was investigating Weiner’s contact with the high school student when it came across emails on his laptop between Abedin and Clinton, prompting then-FBI Director James Comey to announce in late October 2016 that he was reopening the probe of Clinton’s use of a private computer server.

Two days before Election Day, the FBI announced there was nothing new in the emails. But Clinton has blamed Comey’s handling of the episode more than any other factor for her loss to Donald Trump. In a recent NBC interview, she called the FBI director’s intervention “the determining factor” in her defeat.

Weiner’s lawyers had argued in court papers that he was undergoing treatment and was profoundly sorry for subjecting the girl to his “deep sickness.” They also portrayed her as an instigator, saying she wanted to generate material for a book and possibly influence the presidential election.

Prosecutors responded by arguing the victim’s motives were irrelevant to the punishment and said Weiner’s habit of getting caught sexting “suggests a dangerous level of denial and lack of self-control.”

 

Coinmama: Buy Bitcoins with Credit Card
To Top