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What constitutes rape?

“What is the specific technical definition of 'rape'? Is it merely a 'non-consensual, penetrative' act? And can rape be perpetrated by…”
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Author: Betty, Female Edinburgh
Date: 29/06/10
Category: Intimacy
Replies: 1

why are conviction rates so low?

“There appears to be an assumption that low rape conviction rates are because somehow "victims" are attacked in the criminal justice system. The simple fact remains that it is a JURY that decides that an accused is guilty or not guilty. Juries are made up of women and men, and they use…”
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Author: blackaffronted, Male Edinburgh
Date: 29/06/10
Category: Campaign reaction
Replies: 4

Woman to blame

“Women need to understand that dressing up like sluts is going to sexually provoke men. Men respond to visual beauty. I'm not defending the rapist but if you dress in an indecent manner then you really are asking for…”
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Author: Stacy, Female Madrid
Date: 29/06/10
Category: Intimacy
Replies: 12

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“Rape seems to be the only crime where it's seen as ok to put the victim on trial.”

Natasha, Female from Glasgow

“Short skirts don't cause rape. Rapists cause rape”

Joss, Female from Connecticut

“About time something like this was shown on TV. Hopefully it will make everyone realise there cannot be any excuse for rape - EVER.”

Helzo, Female from Renfrewshire