“#I would do the same” … Three weeks after the demands, the networks are mobilizing for Priscilla Majani.
As the verdict approaches, supporters multiply. On January 4, Priscilla Majani will know the fate reserved for her by French justice. On November 23, on the basis of an appeal, the prosecution asked for a prison sentence of five years against this mother, including four firms, on charges of “lying and slandering, embezzling and not presenting children”.
Priscilla Majani disappeared with her five-year-old daughter in 2011 after accusing her father of molesting and sexually assaulting her daughters. This complaint was closed without further action. After eleven years on the run, the defendant was finally extradited in August 2022 from Switzerland, where he had been arrested a few months earlier after a banal traffic stop. He was sentenced to 5 years in prison at the first instance.
“I would do the same”
Social networks are supporting him in the face of the heavy punishment he is facing today. We come across hashtags especially on Twitter and Instagram #PriscillaMajani It decorates many comprehensive messages from Internet users.
Many users, including public figures such as Enora Malagré or Alex Lutz, have adopted the “I would do the same” statement, noting that they identify with this mother, whom they feel is struggling with the acts of nepotism she condemns.
At the time of writing these lines, there is also a petition on social networks to support the mother, which has collected more than 2,600 signatures.
Other netizens send their messages with pen strokes, always asking for the release of Priscilla Majani.
A 17-year-old child who is currently in custody in Switzerland has filed a complaint with the Swiss justice system for psychological, physical and sexual violence against his father, the Swiss state prosecutor said.