The lawyer for a 16-year-old girl raped by two
Attorney Bob Fitzsimmons of
The two boys were found guilty last month.
The case had been furiously debated online and led to allegations of a cover-up to protect the football team.
Jefferson County Prosecutor Jane Hanlin on Wednesday stood by her remarks earlier this week that the family did not want to move forward initially. She says hesitation by sexual assault victims and their families is common and understandable.