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CARMICHAEL, CA - JUNE 14: The weathered hands of Victor Hayes, a survivor of the East Area Rapist, photographed with old pictures of himself in the foreground during an interview in Carmichael, Calif., on Thursday, June 14, 2018. Joseph James DeAngelo who was arrested nearly two months ago is the man accused of being the East Area Rapist and later the Golden State Killer. (Randy Vazquez/Bay Area News Group via Getty Images)

I’ll Be Gone In The Dark could be the most important true crime series yet

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    Tiffany Haddish says she “lost a little bit of my soul” after being raped by police cadet

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    Netflix and the creator of Big Little Lies are working on a new adaptation of Anatomy of a Scandal

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    Lady Gaga’s words on feeling ashamed after sexual assault are a difficult but vital listen

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We need to talk about that controversial Outlander finale

Why does the show keep relying on rape storylines?

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Hollie Richardson
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Believe Me The Cyprus Rape Case
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Believe Me: woman accused of lying about Cyprus gang rape to speak in new ITV documentary

The 19-year-old says police in Ayia Napa forced her to retract her sexual assault claim against 12 men.

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Anna Brech
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Duffy
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The details of Duffy’s rape ordeal are horrifying, but we mustn’t ignore them

Duffy’s story is a vital read, even if we want to ignore bad news at the moment.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Weinstein’s sentence proves the tide is turning. Let’s keep pushing for change

Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison, after being found guilty of third degree rape and first degree criminal sexual act.

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Nell Frizzell
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To all the women who didn’t dare believe Weinstein would go to jail

We thought justice was impossible. We were wrong.

People

Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in prison – here is everything you need to know

The decision was announced in a New York court today.

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People

Why Harvey Weinstein’s accusers want their $25 million settlement deal reconsidered

An open letter from seven women criticised the Attorney General for supporting the “unfair” agreement.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Long Reads

The proof that sexual abusers in the workplace will finally get their day of reckoning

The Harvey Weinstein verdict is just the start.

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Dr Shola Mos-Shogbamimu
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Weinstein’s conviction is a verdict on the #MeToo movement itself

“Justice at last, and a victory over the old order”

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Lucy Mangan
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Women for Women International offers hope as a lifeline initiative

Meet Stylist’s new official charity partner

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Kate Leahy
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How will Liar season 2 feel different in a post-MeToo world?

Joanne Froggatt and Katherine Kelly, who lead the ITV drama, have issued a timely warning over how we judge women.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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All hail the Silence Breakers: Weinstein truly “messed with the wrong women”

The women who brought down Weinstein have a message for us, and we need to sit up and pay attention.

Harvey Weinstein found guilty of rape
Life

How to cope when someone you love has committed a heinous crime

Weinstein was a predator hiding in plain sight – but his ex-wife shouldn’t have to talk about his crimes.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Duffy
People

People want Duffy to know how powerful and brave her Instagram statement is

“The sun does now shine..."

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Hollie Richardson
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Harvey Weinstein: “The guilty verdict is huge – but will his punishment fit his crimes?”

Women around the world are hoping their cynicism will be proven wrong.

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Alicia Lutes
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People

Harvey Weinstein faces charges in LA after guilty verdict in New York

Everything we know so far about the criminal charges in California.

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Jessica Rapana
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Domestic Abuse Bill UK 2019
Life

Judges are being called out for dismissing rape claims in a powerful letter

The way judges deal with rape and abuse in family cases is “outdated”.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Liar is back for season 2, and we need answers about Andrew

Who the hell murdered him?

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Hollie Richardson
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Harvey Weinstein’s lawyer says she’s “never put herself in the position” to be sexually assaulted

“I never put myself in a vulnerable circumstance.”

Cyprus rape case: everything you need to know
Life

All the latest in the Cyprus rape case appeal

The British teenager has launched an appeal against her conviction for lying

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Anna Brech
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