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Rivard blasted nationally for rape remarks in The Alert

Posted: Wednesday, October 17, 2012 1:31 pm

State Rep. Roger Rivard gained national notoriety after a comment he made about rape reported in The Chetek Alert 10 months ago surfaced in major media outlets in the final month of his re-election campaign.

As written in a December 2011 Alert story featuring Rivard’s views on rape and sex offender registry laws, he is quoted as saying, “Some girls rape easy.”

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