Aggravating circumstance of relationship exists between stepdaughter, rapist-stepfather

The rape charges against appellant were committed with the aggravating circumstance of nighttime which as found by the trial court and as proven by the prosecution, appellant chose in order to facilitate the accomplishment of his criminal design. Also attendant is the aggravating circumstance of relationship between stepdaughter and stepfather. [G.R. No. 103134-40. November 20, 1996]