Eight of the defendants are minors. The alleged victim is 16.
While Syrian women and girls were disproportionately subjected to sexual violence, men and boys have also been widely targeted during the civil war, according to a new report from Human Rights Watch.
At 23, Fern Champion was assaulted while travelling. She writes about how overseas authorities are failing British victims.
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Sexual assault cases in Indonesia are often plagued with victim-blaming, homophobia, lack of follow-up action, and injustice.
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The powerful protest song has struck a chord with all those fighting against the establishment and patriarchy across the globe.
Some are calling their deaths justice for the victim and her family, while others are condemning it as an extrajudicial killing.
The company says that in 2017 and 2018, it received nearly 6,000 reports of sexual assault in the U.S., 500 of which were reported rapes.
New York's Child Victims Act could theoretically invite a flood of lawsuits against the religious group, but fear and a lack of evidence loom.
The case is similar to another recent gang-rape trial of 5 men known as "the wolf pack" that sparked huge protests against Spain's rape laws.
Men who've been accused of assault talk about it more than anyone, as a way to "gather empathy."
"Speaking out removes the shame that I have felt for the past year and places it on the person responsible for my rape," Britney Taylor said in a statement.
The ride-share giant is adding new safety requirements for Lyft drivers—while fighting legislation that would give drivers more rights and benefits.