A married couple from California city Los Gatos was sentenced to prison for abuse of foster child from Russia. On Wednesday, August 2, writes Mercury News.
Indicates that the 73-year-old Ralph Flynn was sentenced to 24 years in prison. He was accused of sexual abuse of a child, which continued for ten years. The 44-year-old wife Carolyn Flynn will receive 12 years in prison. She joined the violent actions six years after their commencement. The couple were arrested in November 2015.
It is also noted that now Dennis Flynn, who was subjected to violence, leads a normal life. “He has a girlfriend, a job and housing. He was able to pull myself together and recover”, — told in Prosecutor’s office of California.
23-year-old Dennis Flynn filed a lawsuit against the adoptive parents, accusing them of sexual slavery, in March 2016. He said that his adoptive parents Ralph and Carolyn Flynn treated him as a “sex slave”. Rape, according to Flynn, ended when he was 19 years old. According to police, the young man tried several times to commit suicide.
From 1 January 2013 in Russia there is a “law of Dima Yakovlev”, according to which Americans are forbidden to adopt Russian children. The document was a response to American “Magnitsky act”.