In an open letter wrote to the father of Eline that he, the penalty is a wrong signal. Also the lawyer of the father reacted all on the punishment. But that should not, according to Jef Vermassen. He thinks it is not ethical that the civil party about pronunciation. “The penalty is something between the prosecutor and the defense,” he says.
Vermassen understand the attitude of Elines father. According Vermassen has Steven Pans in the beginning stated that his ex-wife is not punished. He stated that both his daughter and her mother depressed.
Neurochirurge Mehrnaz Didgar was convicted for the murder of her daughter, but only got a five year suspended cell. Therefore, they could today the prison leave. She is included in the psychiatry.