Is $5 Enough To Keep An 11-Year-Old OC Boy Silent After Sodomy?

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One August night in 2008, Vidal Lopez Cortez asked his landlord's 11-year-old son if he wanted to watch cartoons together.

The boy fell asleep in Cortez's unit, awoke to the 24-year-old man beginning to sodomize him and vigorously protested.

But the tenant held the boy down, kissed him and continued to sexually assault him.

According to court records, Cortez also tried unsuccessfully to get the 5th grader to perform oral copulation.

At the conclusion, Cortez gave the boy $5 and told him not to tell his mother.

But his mother later found him "shaking and rocking back and forth," according to court records.

He'd suffered injuries to his anus.

Orange County prosecutors filed multiple charges against Cortez, including lewd act on a child, aggravated sexual assault of a child, attempted oral copulation with a child and sodomy by force.

A jury convicted him and Superior Court Judge W. Michael Hayes sentenced him to a prison term of 21 years to life.

Cortez appealed, claiming that he hadn't used any force and that his punishment is too severe. 

But this week a three-justice panel at the California Court of Appeal based in Santa Ana rejected his claims. They agreed with Judge Hayes' view that stiff punishment was warranted because Cortez increased the sexual activity after the boy began screaming in pain.

Upshot: Cortez will be in his late 40s when he can ask a parole board to let him back into society.

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Navytruthsayer
Navytruthsayer

And why not $5? After all my Grandfather Jack would molest all of my girl cousins and taught them to drive a car at age 11on his lap with a hard on, then he would take them to Troy's burgers on Lincoln Ave in Orange to shut them up.But to make up for his sins he would go to church with my Grandma Alex at St Norberts, and yes he was Mexican.

incaman
incaman

Where is the Father of this young Boy? Bet he fell victim to this freak because he had no Father figure at home.. Just saying.. They know how to pick their victims..

Streets
Streets

No doubt he needs to stop breathing good air............but Moxley loves posting the pervs to get people going..if it's Latinos all the Racist cowards talk shit, if it 's the white devils us Latinos love to get in our jabs..................

The Kman
The Kman

Hey it's not the Mexicans fault, it's their upbringing......

Streets
Streets

It may be his up bringing, not mine, I would gladly dispose of this piece of shit, as I would your inbred breed from the smokey mountains............

Streets
Streets

And love your boy toy Mitch right!

The Kman
The Kman

man, I want to hang in those smokey mountains and get smoked out!

Jackson
Jackson

the white devils are the michael jackson transformed hispanics who molest their own children because their poppa did it to them. MORE hispanics molest their children than other humans combined, inbreds... 

Streets
Streets

Your funny jackoff.............maybe you need to read up on criminal statistics here in the U.S.

Untouchable
Untouchable

why is *every* pedophile in every article in the last 2 months *hispanic*..says something bout the sick dirty sucio pervs south of the border..a few shotgun blasts is how id do it if I were boss, dudes like these are a waste of jail lockup time, taxpayer money and oxygen, send em to rot

Yawn.
Yawn.

And the parents looked the other way, letting their child watch cartoons with an adult in his apartment. Duh. Maybe they needed someone to watch him while they went for their score down at WIC and then a 12 pack from 7-11. Maria turns her back just as her mother turned her back while her poppa inspected her. It's a cycle.  

Ihateusc
Ihateusc

whats with all the stories of mexi pervs? even a mexican hating guy like me is sick of reading these sick stories... what's going on gus? are you projecting? trying to tell us something about what you do when you're not spending the 5 minutes  each week making up reader's questions for your "ask a mexican" column?

gustavoarellano
gustavoarellano

Don't you have some patients to medical malpractice on, or children to abuse?

Liboriotf88
Liboriotf88

He's Mexican?! Only cuz he is Hispanic does not mean he is Mexican! If he is it doesn't mean every other Mexican is like that sick bastard! He needs to be in jail for ever!

The Kman
The Kman

True - but the fact remains, he is Mexican....

BetaRayBill.
BetaRayBill.

The actual iffefutable fact is that he a human being capable of fucked up acctions.  Only a morron would focus on natinality and color in this day and age.

The Kman
The Kman

Unfortunately you have too in some cases, and an excellent good example is Muslims.  We should be racially profiling the shit out of them - they brought it upon themselves....

CB714
CB714

I hope the inmates get a heads up of what this guy is locked up for.

FU
FU

Sick Bastard needs to be killed.  And it's not about race stupid a$$

deport his mother too
deport his mother too

Typical mexican behavior. Yawn...... 

naj
naj

ignorant, what's your mentality regarding john wayne gacy???

FU
FU

It's not about race stupid a$$ even though people like you want to make it that.

The Kman
The Kman

Well, it's a little bit about race.  I mean, he is Mexican after all....

Streets
Streets

When you agree a scumbag is a scumbag regardless of race or ethnicity you''ll get some respect.  As far as love......save it for Mitch...........

The Kman
The Kman

Why so much hate man?   Where is the love....

Streets
Streets

No doubt....not only do you love him, you sound as ignorant as he does.......... 

Streets
Streets

Kman and Mitch are lovers..............

909Jeff
909Jeff

He tried to get the kid to go ATM?  For 5 bucks? 

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