The lawyer Katty Cachay, partner of Estudio Warthon Abogadosexplained to us about the legal consequences that would imply that a man assaults a woman, as happened in the case of the artist John Kelvinwho was sentenced to 21 years in prison for the Power of attorney.
It should be noted that the singer was also convicted of the crime of raping his partner, Dalia Durán, who told a national level -in the Magaly Medina program- that Kelvin He had been assaulting him for more than five years.
“Physical injuries when the victim is the spouse, ex-spouse, cohabitant, ex-cohabitant, stepfather, stepmother, ascendant or descendant by consanguinity, adoption or affinity, is a minimum of 12 years and a maximum of 15 years,” he explained to Correo.
Regarding the sentence of 21 years, the lawyer said that this increase in sentence is because the artist was also convicted of the crime of rape.
“You would have to read the sentence to know why other crimes are sentencing and how the calculation was made, given that, if we add both sorrows, 32 years minimum should have been imposed, ”said the specialist.
For his part, his colleague Yorry Warton reiterated that the minimum sentence for an aggressor as a spouse, ex-spouse, cohabitant or ex-cohabitant is “20 years and a maximum of 26 years of imprisonment.” Likewise, she pointed out that the artist’s legal situation is quite complicated and that he will have to show evidence to prove his innocence in the next judicial instance.