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Rape, Date Rape and Sexual Assault - Women's Issues - About.com
It's reported that only a fraction of women in the U.S. who have been raped or sexually assaulted ever report the crime. Fear, shame, despair, or the desire to ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/rapesexualassault/
Women in the Peace Corps - Rape, Sexual Assault in the Peace ...
An ABC News 20/20 investigation in January 2011 revealed a disturbing history of rape and sexual assault among women serving as volunteers in the Peace ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/rapesexualassault/a/Women-Peace-Corps-Rape-Sexual-Assault.htm
Rape Victim's Behavior and Language - The Strauss-Kahn Sexual ...
Any claim of rape or sexual assault places the accuser under a great deal of scrutiny. If a victim's behavior is seen as questionable -- or there's evidence she's  ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/rapesexualassault/a/Rape-Victims-False-Rape-Accusations_2.htm
Punitive Articles of the UCMJ: Article 120 - US Military - About.com
Punitive articles of the Uniform Code of Military Justice -- Article 120: Rape, sexual assault, and other sexual misconduct.
http://usmilitary.about.com/od/justicelawlegislation/a/art120new.htm
Rape and Sexual Assault - Crime and Punishment - About.com
Information about rape and sexual assault and resources and support for victims.
http://crime.about.com/od/rape/
Safety Tips to Avoid Rape, Sexual Assault
Ten safety tips for women of all ages to stay safe, minimize risk and avoid rape and sexual assault based on RAINN's safety tips for college students.
http://womensissues.about.com/od/rapesexualassault/a/10-Safety-Tips-To-Avoid-Rape-Sexual-Assault.htm
The Myths About Sexual Assault - Crime and Punishment - About.com
Rape is never the victim's fault. There are many other myths surrounding rape and sexual assault, according to the New York City Police Detective Bureau.
http://crime.about.com/od/sex/a/rape_myths.htm
Rape - Surviving After Rape - Women's Health - About.com
Sexual assault is the most rapidly growing violent crime in the United States, and less than 50% of rapes that occur are actually reported. Eighty percent of rapes ...
http://womenshealth.about.com/cs/azhealthtopics/a/rapehealsurvive.htm
PTSD from Rape - Rates of PTSD from Rape
Feb 7, 2013 ... PTSD from rape and other forms of sexual assault occurs with high frequency. The term sexual assault refers to a range of behaviors, including ...
http://ptsd.about.com/od/prevalence/a/sexassault.htm
What Does Islam Say About Rape? - About.com Islam
Some people seem to confuse Islamic law by equating rape to sex outside of ... If the sexual assault cannot be proven to such a degree, Islamic courts may have ...
http://islam.about.com/od/crime/f/rape.htm
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