The Washington Supreme Court says the state cannot require rape defendants to prove that an alleged victim consented to escape conviction.
The future of preventing date rape may soon be at the tip of your finger—literally.
A student who said she was sexually assaulted by three members of the University of Oregon men’s basketball team sent an open letter to the school newspaper in which she asserts the athletic department prioritizes winning over student safety.
Police say a woman was raped by her boyfriend and locked in his garage, but managed to escape by prying off slats covering a broken window.
A Montana State University fraternity has accepted permanent sanctions for violating the university’s alcohol policy, student conduct code and fraternity/sorority risk management policy.
Montana’s Supreme Court on Friday blocked a judge from resentencing a former teacher who got 30 days in prison for raping a 14-year-old student, a sentence widely criticized after the judge said the victim was “older than her chronological age.”
A Montana judge apologized but said he had no plans to resign after his remarks about a 14-year-old rape victim — and the 30-day jail sentence he handed the perpetrator — sparked outrage.
The Marion County sheriff’s office says a 35-year-old Salem woman was arrested Sunday and accused of raping a neighbor boy over an eight-month period beginning when he was 11 years old.
A man was sentenced to six years behind bars for raping a preteen girl and forcing her to get an abortion.
Bail was set Thursday at $8 million dollars for the man accused of holding three women captive in his home for a decade. Ariel Castro is charged with four counts of kidnapping and three counts of rape, against all three women.