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Haunted House Visitors Outraged Over Mock Rape At Akron Fright Fest
Kim Tam Park representatives said they are investigating, and that the incidents aren't “something we thought up or made up.”
Cristiano Ronaldo Attorneys Say Rape Accusation Documents Were Altered
The documents were fabricated by hackers, a lawyer for the soccer star suggested.
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Watch Americans Across The Country Protest Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Confirmation
Thousands of people across the country were outraged over Kavanaugh’s confirmation into the Supreme Court.
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Washington State Has Nearly 6,500 Untested Rape Kits
Some have languished in storage since the 1980s, the state attorney general says. But one old kit just led to sexual assault charges for a 2007 rape in Seattle.
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Lawyers For Cristiano Ronaldo Accuser May Release Rape Evidence
Kathryn Mayorga says the soccer star raped her in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2009.
President Trump Supporters Laugh As He Mocks Kavanaugh's Accuser
The crowds laughed as President Trump made fun of the woman accusing his Supreme Court nominee of attempted rape.
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A Boy Threatened To Rape My 13-Year-Old Daughter. I'm Scared For Her Future.
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This is the world a girl has to learn to navigate.
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Busy Philipps Reveals She Was Raped At 14
"Today is the day we are silent no more," the "Dawson's Creek" actress wrote as Christine Blasey Ford was testifying in the Senate.
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Kavanaugh's 'Good Guy' Defense Reveals A Dangerous Rape Myth
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We understand rapists as permanent "bad guys" who cannot and do not become upstanding citizens. That's simply not true.
Schumer Calling On Kavanaugh To Drop Out Amid Bombshell Sexual Misconduct Claims
Julie Swetnick claims that she was a victim of a gang rape in the 1980s at a party where the Supreme Court nominee was present.
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Trump's Ongoing History Of Supporting Men Accused Of Sexual Assault
Brett Kavanaugh is just the latest man accused of sexual assault Trump has defended.
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These Teens Don’t Know Brett Kavanaugh. They Do Know About Rape Culture.
Despite coming of age in the Me Too era, most kids HuffPost spoke to said misogyny and harassment are ubiquitous in their schools.
Samantha Bee Issues Brutal Reminder About Rape To Brett Kavanaugh's Defenders
The "Full Frontal" host used the medium of rhyme to break it down.
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Trump Says He Feels 'So Badly' For Brett Kavanaugh, Not Woman Who Accused Him
Trump says Kavanaugh “is not a man that deserves this,” as the Supreme Court nominee faces allegations of attempted rape.
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Boys Like Kavanaugh Knew Rape Was Wrong, Even Way Back In The ’80s
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Boys knew when a woman didn't want to have sex -- even if they didn't think her consent mattered.
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Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter Will Not Be Prosecuted For Alleged Rape
Melissa Schuman, a former member of the pop group Dream, claimed the singer raped her in 2003.
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Woman Accusing Mormon Leader Of Rape Speaks Out Against Him At Church Service
McKenna Denson interrupted a church meeting to accuse leaders of covering for a "sexual predator."
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'Sexually Violent Predator' Label Will Ruin Bill Cosby's Reputation, Attorney Says
A predator designation would also damage his relationship with his family, the comedian's attorney claims.
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Backstreet Boy Brian Littrell Scoffs At Nick Carter Rape Accuser As 'Fame Seeker'
The Los Angeles County district attorney is reviewing allegations made by Melissa Schuman against Carter.
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Tiffany Haddish Says She Was Raped By A Police Cadet When She Was 17
“That whole experience put me in such a messed-up place for a long time," the "Girls Trip" actress said.
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Justices Seem 'Skeptical' Of Brock Turner's 'Outercourse' Appeal Argument
Brock Turner’s lawyer is trying to get his client’s assault conviction against an unconscious woman overturned.
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Brock Turner Appeals Rape Conviction With Argument He Only Wanted 'Outercourse'
Attorney Eric Multhaup argued in an appellate court on Tuesday that Turner never intended to rape his victim.
The Rape Survivor Who Turned Her Activism Into A Nobel Peace Prize Nomination
Amanda Nguyen created the Sexual Assault Survivors' Bill of Rights to ensure victims are protected throughout the reporting process.
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Italian Court To Retry Rape Case Because Victim Willingly Consumed Alcohol
The two perpetrators' convictions still stand, but their sentences will likely be reduced.
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Girl With Disability Gang-Raped By 22 Men For 7 Months In India, Police Say
Accused assailants include an elevator operator, gardener and security guards at her family's apartment complex.
Sacha Baron Cohen's Show Invokes Trump Lawyer's Spousal Rape Defense
"It's not rape if it’s your wife," the shock comic says in "Who Is America?" echoing a lawyer's denial that Trump raped his first wife.
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