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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/
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
Safety Tips to Avoid Rape, Sexual Assault
No woman wants to be raped. Yet we live in a society in which the myth of "she's asking for it" still exists. Avoiding rape and sexual assault is a concern for many ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/rapesexualassault/a/10-Safety-Tips-To-Avoid-Rape-Sexual-Assault.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/
Uniform Code of Military Justice (UJMJ) - ART. 120. RAPE AND ...
Note: Effective October 1, 2007, Congress has made significant changes to Article 120 of the UCMJ. The new article is entitled, "Rape, sexual assault, and other ...
http://usmilitary.about.com/library/milinfo/ucmj/blart-120.htm
What Does Islam Say About Rape? - About.com Islam
Some people seem to confuse Islamic law by equating rape to sex outside of ... they have moved beyond requiring this evidence alone to prove sexual assault.
http://islam.about.com/od/crime/f/rape.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
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
PTSD from Rape - Rates of PTSD from Rape
Aug 4, 2007 ... 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
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