The point is, "What was she drinking?" must never be a question asked to rape
victims because that is part of excusing rape
There is a segment of society that believes rape
laws were made for women to give them extra-legal protection i.e.
The figures, taken from 3,922 male and female respondents of varied ages and political persuasions within Britain, also suggested people over the age of 65 were more likely (35%) to think non-consensual sex within a long-term relationship was not rape
, compared with 16% of those aged 16-24.
| Mohammed Suhail Arif, aged 30, of Huddersfield, is charged with rape
of girl aged 13 to 15.
But they warned more needed to be done, with male rape
victims still seen as "second-class citizens".
Crisis spokesperson said: "Around 90 per cent of rapes
are committed by known men and as these statistics show it is often by someone the survivor has previously trusted or even loved.
Experts are calling a Domestic Abuse Sexual violence." Some 14 per cent of rapes
were committed by a friend, and a further nine per cent by a person the woman was on a date with.
The minimum punishment in case of rape
of woman has been increased from seven years to 10 years, extendable to imprisonment for life.
Durana said educating both male and female teenagers on crimes such as rape
and on dangerous date-rape drugs should be included in the updated rape
Risa Hontiveros noted that while the intention of the anti-rape information material may be good, it insults rape
victims and other sexual violence and promotes victim-blaming.
problem: India has among the highest number of rapes
in the world.
Mr Motube revealed that statistics show 2 047 rape
related cases countrywide in 2017 alone, an increase of 31 cases from 2016, noting that most cases were date and drug facilitated rape
The women's movement across the world has always criticized retaliatory, populist 'solutions' to sexual violence that in a highly patriarchal vein overemphasize the sexual aspect of the assault and reinforce the stigma attached to rape
. Typically then, the demand for death penalty for rape
embodies the prevailing patriarchal bias in assessing the wrongness of such an assault.
As the initial investigations proved, there was involvement of high Hindu officials including legislatures, police officers and even the Hindu Temple people in this brutal act of rape
He was arrested for his involvement in five rape
cases, and two mobile phones with 10 sim cards were recovered from him, he told the media.The DIG claimed that two rape
cases were lodged against him in 2015 and 2017, one each year, at Quaidabad police station in which it was reported that two girls aged between 7 and 8 year old were raped.