‘Porn Professor’ Mireille Miller-Young Awaits Sentencing After Assault on Pro-life Teen

By Kirsten Andersen, Life Site News On August 15, 2014

The California professor who was caught on video in March stealing and destroying a pro-life group's sign and physically assaulting a 16-year-old girl is in court today awaiting sentencing after pleading "no contest" in July to charges of theft, vandalism and battery stemming from the incident.

In advance of the sentencing hearing, Mireille Miller-Young, a professor of feminist and pornographic studies at the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB), released a letter of apology through her attorneys in which she admitted that stealing and defacing the "Survivors of the Abortion Holocaust" group's sign was wrong.  TheSanta Barbara News-Press obtained a copy of the letter, which reads in part:

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I wish to apologize for my actions. ... The Survivors of the Abortion Holocaust group had a perfect right to come to UC Santa Barbara to express their views about women's reproductive rights.  As much as the images they displayed were offensive and distressing to my students, and to me, I had no right to take their poster or destroy it.

The News-Press reported that Miller-Young made no apology for her physical assault against 16-year-old Thrin Short, which left the young girl with visible scratches on her arms.

 

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