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That 70s Show star Danny Masterson will stand trial for three counts of rape

Woman tells court she awoke to find That 70s Show actor Danny Masterson raping her

That 70s Show star Danny Masterson will stand trial for three counts of rape That 70s Show star Danny Masterson will stand trial for three counts of rape Danny Masterson, best known for appearing on sitcom That 70s Show, will stand on trial for three counts of rape, a Los Angeles judge determined on Friday (21 May). Los Angeles County …

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Tarun J. Tejpal, Journalist in India, is Acquitted of Rape

Tarun J. Tejpal, Journalist in India, is Acquitted of Rape

Tarun J. Tejpal, Journalist in India, is Acquitted of Rape Tarun J. Tejpal, Journalist in India, is Acquitted of Rape A court in India on Friday acquitted a prominent journalist of charges that he raped a junior colleague, bringing an end to a politically charged case that had been closely watched as a test of a new sexual assault law. …

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Girl’s Rape in Venezuela Becomes a Rallying Cry for Abortion Activists

Girl's Rape in Venezuela Becomes a Rallying Cry for Abortion Activists

Girl’s Rape in Venezuela Becomes a Rallying Cry for Abortion Activists Girl’s Rape in Venezuela Becomes a Rallying Cry for Abortion Activists The assault of a 13-year-old girl in Venezuela and the arrest of her mother and a teacher who helped her end the pregnancy have forced a national debate about legalizing abortion. MÉRIDA, Venezuela — She wore a ponytail …

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Outcry in Pakistan After Imran Khan Links Rape to How Women Dress

Outcry in Pakistan After Imran Khan Links Rape to How Women Dress

Outcry in Pakistan After Imran Khan Links Rape to How Women Dress Outcry in Pakistan After Imran Khan Links Rape to How Women Dress ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — An outcry has erupted in Pakistan after Prime Minister Imran Khan blamed a rise in rape cases on how women dressed, remarks that activists denounced as perpetuating a culture of victim blaming. Mr. …

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Schools need to tackle rape culture with digital-era sex education

Schools need to tackle rape culture with digital-era sex education

Schools need to tackle rape culture with digital-era sex education Schools need to tackle rape culture with digital-era sex education A fter weeks of national discussions about women and girls’ safety, the term “rape culture” has made headlines again. This time it relates to widespread reports of sexual violence against teenagers in secondary education, some of which include Britain’s most prestigious …

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Women Are Calling Out ‘Rape Culture’ in U.K. Schools

Women Are Calling Out ‘Rape Culture’ in U.K. Schools

Women Are Calling Out ‘Rape Culture’ in U.K. Schools Women Are Calling Out ‘Rape Culture’ in U.K. Schools LONDON — For weeks, the harrowing anonymous testimonies have poured in, one after another. Accusations of sexual assault of girls as young as 9. Girls shamed by classmates after intimate photos were circulated without their consent. One girl was blamed by classmates …

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MP calls for inquiry into ‘rape culture’ at independent schools

MP calls for inquiry into ‘rape culture’ at independent schools

MP calls for inquiry into ‘rape culture’ at independent schools MP calls for inquiry into ‘rape culture’ at independent schools An inquiry should be set up to look into allegations of a “rape culture” at some of the country’s most distinguished schools, a senior MP has said. Robert Halfon, the chair of the Education Select Committee, said that what has …

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Armie Hammer accused of rape and abuse by woman: ‘I thought he was going to kill me’

Armie Hammer accused of rape and abuse by woman: ‘I thought he was going to kill me’

Armie Hammer accused of rape and abuse by woman: ‘I thought he was going to kill me’ Armie Hammer accused of rape and abuse by woman: ‘I thought he was going to kill me’ A woman has publicly accused actor Armie Hammer of raping and abusing her, as the Los Angeles Police Department confirms it’s investigating the actor as part …

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Adult Sex With Minors to Be Considered Rape Under Landmark French Bill

Adult Sex With Minors to Be Considered Rape Under Landmark French Bill

Adult Sex With Minors to Be Considered Rape Under Landmark French Bill Adult Sex With Minors to Be Considered Rape Under Landmark French Bill PARIS — The French National Assembly adopted legislation late Monday that characterizes sex between adults and minors under 15 as rape, a move made after years of debate and rounds of sexual abuse scandals gradually pushed …

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Maggots, Rape and Yet Five Stars: How U.S. Ratings of Nursing Homes Mislead the Public

Maggots, Rape and Yet Five Stars: How U.S. Ratings of Nursing Homes Mislead the Public

Maggots, Rape and Yet Five Stars: How U.S. Ratings of Nursing Homes Mislead the Public Maggots, Rape and Yet Five Stars: How U.S. Ratings of Nursing Homes Mislead the Public The pandemic laid bare the flaws in the government rating system. The state health inspections do little to penalize homes with poor records of preventing and controlling infections. From 2017 …

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