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Brock Turner, a former Stanford University student, sparked nationwide outrage last year when he received a jail sentence of just six months after being convicted for sexually assaulting an unconscious, intoxicated woman beside a dumpster.

An attorney Brock Turner argued his conviction should be overturned. Brock Turner's case made headlines around the world, when the former Olym pic hopeful was sentenced to just six months in prison despite a powerful written statement delivered by his victim in which which she Turner was born August 1, 1995, in Dayton, Ohio. He graduated from Oakwood High School in 2014, where he was a three-time All-American . At the time his arrest, Turner was a 19-year-old Tags: people, turner, wikipedia, Brock Turner Appeals Rape Conviction San Jose Mercury News via Getty Images Turner leaves the Santa Clara County jail on Sept. 2, 2016, after serving just three months for ually assaulting an unconscious woman. Turner appears in court in Palo Alto, California, in 2015. Photograph: Karl Mondon/AP A lawyer for the student