Rape

  • Life

    A woman’s underwear has been used as evidence in a rape trial – again

    “You have to look at the way she was dressed,” the defence told the jury

    Posted by
    Susan Devaney
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  • Life

    This response to the Cristiano Ronaldo rape allegation is deeply troubling

    “Ronaldo has shown in recent months his great professionalism and dedication.”

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    Susan Devaney
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  • How Alyssa Milano used a ‘human microphone’ to share her most painful memory
    People

    How Alyssa Milano used a ‘human microphone’ to share her most painful memory

    Warning: this article contains graphic details which some may find triggering

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • The Handmaid’s Tale: we just found out how June’s story will end – and it’s pretty shocking
    Life

    This “dubious” Handmaid’s Tale card has sparked a huge debate on social media

    What better way to congratulate someone on their pregnancy than a depiction of rape, eh?

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    Rose McGowan pens emotional apology to Asia Argento over sexual abuse allegations

    “I deeply regret not correcting my mistake sooner and apologise to Asia for not doing so.”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Busy Phillips
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    Busy Phillips was raped when she was 14. Now, she’s ready to speak her truth.

    “I was raped. It's taken me 25 years to say those words.”

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • People

    How the #MeToo movement helped bring Bill Cosby to justice

    Bill Cosby is the first celebrity to be convicted and sentenced following the #MeToo movement around sexual assault which emerged in 2017.

    Posted by
    Kayleigh Dray
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  • Life

    Over 250,000 women have been asked to exchange sex for rent

    "My landlord made a pass at me while his wife was asleep upstairs"

    Posted by
    Stylist Team
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  • People

    Weinstein's victims are being targeted by "barbaric" abuse, says actor who accused him of rape

    Lysette Anthony says she contemplated suicide after coming forward in the scandal

    Posted by
    Anna Brech
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  • People

    The problem with Brock Turner and the “outercourse” defence

    What is outercourse and how is it used in the legal system?

    Posted by
    Sarah Biddlecombe
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