The Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network says that one woman in every six has been the victim of an attempted or completed sexual assault. It’s an awesome, awful number. Think about it in terms of women you know. Think about Bonnie, Kadijah, Heather, Consuela, Sarah and Kim. One, two, three, four, five …
Civil lawsuits accusing Bill Cosby of sex abuse and defamation could do major damage to the entertainer’s wealth, regardless of how a criminal prosecution plays out, lawyers who have handled similar cases said on Thursday.
A day after a man convicted as a minor in a brutal 2012 gang rape and murder in New Delhi was released from detention, India’s Supreme Court on Monday rejected appeals to extend his sentence in a case that has sparked a passionate debate over juvenile justice.
A teenager who says she was raped by a graduating senior at their elite New Hampshire prep school last year faced an unrelenting cross-examination by a defense attorney.
The Donald’s lawyer, Michael Cohen, is backtracking on his claim that Donald Trump couldn’t have possibly raped his first wife — because, supposedly, there’s no such thing legally as a husband raping his wife. (Note: There definitely is.)
New York (AFP) — Comedian Bill Cosby, who has stayed mum on allegations of having drugged and sexually assaulted numerous women, in cryptic comments urged U.S. media to remain “neutral” in its reporting on the scandal, news reports said Sunday. His comments were directed in particular at America’s black media, with which he has had […]
Bill Cosby was never charged with rape — but it’s not because the prosecutor didn’t believe his accuser. http://www.nationalmemo.com/prosecutor-on-cosby-allegation-i-thought-he-did-it
Alaska has a serious problem with violence against women, and it is an issue that anyone campaigning in Alaska will have to address.