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Rape   Law & Disorder

Started 12/29/12 by Cstar1; 47048 views.
George (GMCC)

From: George (GMCC)

6/17/13

Sounds to me like (from the article) that they prefer the head-in-the-sand method of dealing with this. If they didn't see it then it obviously didn't happen.

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From: Cstar1

6/18/13

Unfortunately, that's true.
In reply toRe: msg 72
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From: Cstar1

7/13/13

Australian woman gang-raped in Dubai - then jailed for 8 months for sex outside of marriage. Why she's suing the Australian government.
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From: Cstar1

7/22/13

frees Norwegian woman sentenced to jail for “illicit sex” after she reported being raped while on visit to Dubai

Jeri (azpaints)

From: Jeri (azpaints)

7/22/13

I'm glad she is being set free....

But why are they freeing her rapist?
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From: Cstar1

7/22/13

Jeri (azpaints) says:
But why are they freeing her rapist?
I hadn't read that they were. But maybe because they were both accused of extramarital sex, not rape.
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From: Cstar1

7/24/13

The University of Colorado Boulder reported it is being investigated by the U.S. Department of Education Office of Civil Rights over its handling of an alleged sexual assault involving a student.

Denver Post
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From: Cstar1

8/2/13

Oh nos! Written reprimands!

Yale, you seem like a lovely little college, with your charming brick buildings and all that ivy, and a student body filled with young eager minds who use “summer” as a verb and have collectively donated dozens of extracurricular hours teaching inner city youth how to yacht. Oh, and of course your ever-so-sensitive and tolerant policy toward rapists:

The word “rape” does not factor into Yale’s new report on how the university is handling sexual misconduct; instead, the act is described as “nonconsensual sex,” and it’s usually punishable by “written reprimand.” [...]


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