Porn News

Story of the Day Replay – Jack Venice’s Rape Conviction Upheld Despite Crappy Lawyer Defense

from – The rape conviction of porn star Christopher Reid, also known as “Jack Venice,” was upheld today in the State of Washington Court of Appeals in Spokane.

Reid, 28, was convicted of second degree rape Oct. 24, 2008, after he broke into the Washington State University Kappa Alpha Theta Sorority and sexually assaulted a sleeping 21-year-old woman.

Reid was accompanied by Kyle M. Schott during the rape and during a string a break-ins at WSU sororities in September 2007. Schott testified against Reid during Reid’s 2008 trial. Reid was sentenced to a minimum of nine years and a maximum of life imprisonment in 2008.

Back story from March 18, 2010: A self-proclaimed porn star convicted of raping a WSU student in a sorority house wants a new trial.

Christopher Reid goes by the stage name Jack Venice, and was convicted of rape two years ago. He was sentenced to nine years in prison.

Reid believes he’s innocent and blames his trial lawyer for losing the case. Now Reid has a new attorney, who went before a Spokane appellate judge panel Wednesday. The new lawyer claimed Reid’s trial lawyer was ineffective and made critical mistakes that resulted in conviction.

Reid’s new lawyer refused to speak to KREM 2 News, but appealed the conviction on the basis that:

* Reid’s trial lawyer should have challenged an allegedly biased juror from making the pool
* the trial lawyer shouldn’t have included a photo lineup as evidence
* the trial lawyer shouldn’t have included DNA evidence from a condom recovered from the scene

A panel of three judges who heard Wednesday’s appeal will issue a written ruling in one to six months.


Related Posts

Nookies Launches ‘GilfAF’ Brand

Jun 13, 2024 4:18 PM PDTHOLLYWOOD, Calif. — The Nookies Network has launched a new site, GilfAF. The new site features performers such as Sunni Daize, Ella Black, Francesca Kitten, Marie X, Caroline Masha, Scarlet Louise, Inna White and Zuzi Rose. "We…

TroubleFilms, Sinn Sage Release ‘Sinn’s Trans Lesbian Lovers 2’

TroubleFilms and AVN Award Hall of Fame performer/director Sinn Sage have released the sequel "Sinn’s Trans Lesbian Lovers 2" via and, Lovense Mark 5-Year Partnership With Promo Campaigns

ATLANTA — To mark its five-year partnership with Lovense, renewed its commitment as the full line distributor of Lovense products line for the Indian market and commissioned special promotional campaigns. Besharam engaged social media influencers to promote the brand…

Colby Jansen Launches Pound Town Productions, Opens Vegas Studio

Adult performer Colby Jansen, has launched his own production company, Pound Town Productions, and opened a studio space in Las Vegas.

Veteran Industry Crew Member Ric Rodney Passes Away

LOS ANGELES — Veteran industry lighting man, gaffer and grip Rick Rodney passed away, according to industry friends and associates. For many years, Rodney was the go-to freelance crew professional for countless adult productions. He also worked regularly for Wicked…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.