Jason Robert Porter, 49, abused four women between the ages of 1 and 13 from 2008 to 2016, and videotaped dozens of victims without their knowledge.
He was convicted on 16 felony counts of intercourse crimes in opposition to youngsters and baby pornography earlier this month, in addition to 36 misdemeanors for invasion of privateness.
One of Porter’s victims, an 11-year-old woman, testified on the trial that Porter molested her when she went to his home to play together with his two adolescent sons when she was simply four years outdated, the San Luis Obispo Tribune reported.
“I pretended I was asleep,” the sufferer testified earlier this month, in accordance with the native newspaper.
Deputy District Attorney Melissa Chabra, who’s assigned to the Sexual Assault and Child Abuse Unit, mentioned she was happy to lastly ship justice for Porter’s victims 5 years after he was arrested.
“The young victim’s bravery while testifying in court in front of her abuser inspires me to continue my work on these cases and fight for justice for all survivors of sexual abuse in our county,” Chabra said after Porter was sentenced.
Porter waived his proper to a jury trial, so the case was heard by San Luis Obispo County Superior Court Judge Barry T. LaBarbera, who discovered him responsible and sentenced him to 280 years to life plus 5 years in prison on Monday.
“I’ve been doing this a long time and I’ve seen a lot of things, and this for me was very difficult to watch,” LaBarbera mentioned in court docket throughout the sentencing, in accordance with the San Luis Obispo Tribune. “This was horrific, dastardly conduct. … Not only were the victims particularly young, a lot of the conduct was committed while they were sleeping.”
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