Well-connected teen back in custody after being let off easy for rape

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By Matthew Chapman On Monday, The Daily Beast reported that Bowen Turner, an Orangeburg, South Carolina teenager whose unusually light sentence for rape caused outrage, is back in police custody following an alleged disorderly conduct incident at a bar. “Bowen Turner, 19, was taken into custody Sunday by the Orangeburg County Sheriff’s Office, according to court records. He was charged with one count of public disorderly conduct, a misdemeanor,” said the report, noting Turner also told a deputy he’d “bite [his] f**king finger off” if made to wear a mask. “The incident … involved Turner’s all…

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