SAN DIEGO CNS - A former "Mother of the Year" who waged a harassment campaign against a couple who bought a Carmel Valey house she wanted, culminating with a Craigslist ad encouraging men to go to the home and rape the wife, was sentenced today to a year on electronic home surveillance Carmel Valley guy for an obedient woman five foe probation.
Kathy J. Rowe, 53, was also ordered to stay away from the victims for the next 10 years.
The defendant, who currently lives about a mile from the couple, pleaded guilty last year to a felony stalking charge. According to the prosecution, Rowe -- a former county employee -- placed an online ad sometime between October and June inviting men to come to the victim's home and rape her.Bridgeport Connecticut Blonde At Rexhame Beach
A Superior Court judge originally dismissed the sex Carmel Valley guy for an obedient woman charges, but the District Attorney's Office appealed the decision and the 4th District Court of Appeal reinstated the counts. Defense attorney Brad Patton Carmel Valley guy for an obedient woman his client -- named "Mother of the Year" in for the work she did for her disabled daughter -- wanted to buy the home in Carmel Valley to be in that school district and better care for her child.
Rowe made it clear to detectives that she posted the "prank" ad due Nude couples in Franklin the enormous stress she was under, and at no time intended to do any harm to the victim, according to Patton. At the time, Rowe was suffering from a lack of sleep due to caring for her daughter -- who's now 16 -- and her husband, who had just had a heart attack, Patton said.
Deputy District Attorney Brendan McHugh said Rowe harassed the victims for months and ultimately placed the ad on Craigslist, encouraging men to contact the homeowner for sexual favors while her husband was away.
This was extremely dangerous, this was very serious, and this was completely unprovoked.
Jerry Rice said the defendant terrorized his family at a time they were welcoming a second child into the world. He said he is now sleep-deprived, on anti-anxiety medication and has taken self-defense classes to protect his family. Judge Fir Lewis called Rowe's behavior "scary," but said she believed the defendant was truly remorseful.
In return for her plea to stalking, prosecutors dismissed felony charges of solicitation for rape, solicitation for sodomy and misdemeanor charges of identity theft and making annoying or threatening communication.
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