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Judge in Brock Turner case, Aaron Persky, fired from high school tennis coaching gig

Aaron Persky, who ruled in former Stanford swimmer Brock Turner's rape case, was fired from his job as a junior varsity girls tennis coach.

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Judge Gets Threats After Saying Teenager in Rape Case Was From ‘Good Family’

Judge James Troiano’s comments sparked a nationwide outcry; now he's receiving threats and being called upon to resign.

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Teenager Accused of Rape Deserves Leniency Because He’s From a ‘Good Family,’ Judge Says

The family court judge also said the victim should have been told that pressing charges would destroy the accused’s life.

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Sexual Terror: Arab Muslim Indicted for Raping 7-Year-Old Jewish Girl - Israel Unwired

Share on FacebookTweet WhatsappWe woke up to horrifying news this morning. A sexual terror attack against a 7-year-old Jewish girl. This 7-year old girl lives in a Jewish community in the Benjamin region of Judea & Samaria and was raped by an Arab Muslim

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Male sailors created ‘rape lists’ of female shipmates on Georgia-based submarine

Recent reports cite a Navy investigation uncovering

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Swedish State TV: 58 Percent of Those Convicted of Rape Foreign Born

"We will see more of this in the future if we do not honestly start talking about what this depends on and explain the cultural differences that exist."

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The Language of Gender Violence

The use of terms like "battered woman" and "accuser" have absolved men from taking responsibility for their actions, says educator Jackson Katz.

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Montana judge, facing impeachment threat for lenient rape sentencing, set to retire next month

A Montana district court judge who caused a public uproar by imposing a two-month sentence on a father for repeatedly raping his 12-year-old daughter is about to step down from the bench.

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Judge in Stanford rape case asks for move to civil cases

The Santa Clara judge who has faced widespread criticism and a recall effort after sentencing a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexual assault has voluntarily moved to civil court.

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Accused rapist sentenced to no jail time so he can have a ‘college experience’

The 18-year-old high school student will only serve two years of probation in Ohio, where he plans to attend college, and will not be required to register as a sex offender. One of the victims said his nickname in high school was “David the Rapist.&

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In wake of Stanford sexual assault case, lawmakers once again pitch mandatory prison time

The public outrage after a Santa Clara County Superior Court judge sentenced a Stanford University student to six months in jail for sexual assault led California lawmakers to respond in a familiar way.

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Young woman fights to reclaim ‘my worth and my story’ after sexual assault

The community turned against a 20-year-old UC Davis student who was attacked by a person she knew. What followed was a nightmare scenario with elements common to all victims who expect and demand justice and press their cases.

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Here's The Powerful Letter The Stanford Victim Read To Her Attacker

A former Stanford swimmer who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman was sentenced to six months in jail because a longer sentence would...