Aaron Persky

Judge responsible for Brock Turner’s light sentence cleared of any misconduct

How do you prove and then punish the thought process that went into giving a man convicted of three felony sexual assault charges just six months. Apparently you don’t.

Karen Fratti | December 20, 2016 - 10:32 am

The Judge Who Sentenced Brock Turner Takes Himself Off All Criminal Cases

Beginning Sept. 6, Persky will only preside over civil cases in order to not bring unwarranted attention to criminal cases he would rule on.

Lauren Holter | August 26, 2016 - 10:54 am