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Has Josef Fritzl raped a woman before?

austriaAccording to Austrias biggest daily newspaper “Kronen Zeitung”, Josef Fritzl has already raped a woman before he started to lock up his daughter and do the same to her.

It’s written that he has raped a woman in the city of Linz.

Fritzl was caught, brought before the court, and found guilty. But he was not thrown into prison for a long time. Unfortunately the daily newspaper “Kronen Zeitung” did not write more details about this case.

The Lower Austrian can expect a mild judgement, is written in Austrias newspaper. 15 years would be the maximum, but a much lower imprisonment is assumed. The important question is going to be, if the has killed one of the babies during birth or not. If the baby wasn’t viable, it’s not possible to accuse him of a murder.

At the moment Fritzl is jailed in a two men cell in the prison of Lower Austrias capital St. Pölten. Austrian reporters tell that he has a good life there. Yesterday he has received appetizing apricot dumplings for lunch.

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Reason of Josef Fritzl: “wanted to keep daughter away from drugs”

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Giving a box of chocolate is a crime in Salzburg

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Ernest Hemingway monument in little Austrian village

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