The Buenos Aires Chamber of Cassation confirmed the sentence to 2 years in suspended jail and prohibition of working towards medication for an octogenarian pediatrician accused of getting sexually abused a 21-year-old lady, whom he had attended since she was 15 days previous.
The highest felony court docket of the Federal Capital ratified the sentence in opposition to the physician César Volcovich, who was additionally ordered to hold out “psychological and / or psychiatric treatment.” Volcovich was convicted of abusing his affected person (whose identification will stay confidential) on June 30, 2014 “inside the farm located at 4604 Arias Street in this city, said abuses consisting of inverecid touching of her breasts and her genital area without their consent ”.
According to the accusation, “the injured party went to that address, where the defendant -who was his family doctor since he was 15 days old- resides and has his office, in order to find some prescriptions for his mother.” In a trivial dialog about medical points, the younger girl informed her about ache in her decrease again, “so the doctor suggested that she lie down on the gurney and immediately began to review her.”
“The doctor placed the stethoscope over the chest and breasts, even under the bodice, while asking ‘does this bother you or excite you?’ Then, the accused asked her ‘if she was cold in bed’, and after standing her up, he began to feel her neck, back and buttocks from behind, continuing with the question ‘does it bother you or does it excite you?’ “, explains the failure.
In this context, the physician informed his affected person “that she was very attractive and that they were alone, and then kissed her on the cheek.” The younger girl, shocked, was petrified, and the physician “inserted his hand beneath the pants he was carrying, in addition to his underwear, and touched the genital space, to ask him as soon as extra ‘does this excite you?’ ”. The affected person managed to get out of the scenario, left the workplace and made the grievance.
In that sequence, she despatched a collection of textual content messages to her boyfriend, which had been recorded and used as proof throughout the oral trial, by Judge Rodolfo Bustos Lambert. “Something ugly just happened to me. When I go out I call you. I want to cry. I’m at the doctor ”,“ I feel really bad. This is horrible ”,“ I’m disgusted I swear. My mother and father are right here at my home. The two crying, “wrote the sufferer.
The Cassation, with the signatures of judges Jorge Rimondi and Horacio Dias, confirmed the judgment of the primary occasion, which, nevertheless, will not be but last, because the Supreme Court of Justice remains to be lacking.