Accused Grave Robbers Dodge Sex Charges
Wisconsin Court Tosses Sexual Assault Charges Against Accused Grave Robbers
By RYAN J. FOLEY Associated Press Writer
MADISON, Wis. Jul 26, 2007 (AP)
Three men who dug up a young woman's corpse to have sex with it after seeing her obituary photo cannot be charged with attempted sexual assault because Wisconsin has no law against necrophilia, an appeals court ruled Thursday.
A judge was correct to dismiss the charges against twin brothers Nicholas and Alexander Grunke and Dustin Radke, all 21, because lawmakers never intended to criminalize sex with a corpse, the District 4 Court of Appeals said in a 3-0 ruling.
Sigh, my brother loves to send me strange things related to Wisconsin, since my husband is originally from there.