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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/
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
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
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/
What Does Islam Say About Rape? - About.com Islam
These strict evidence requirements are needed for rape to be considered a capital offense . If the sexual assault cannot be proven to such a degree, Islamic ...
http://islam.about.com/od/crime/f/rape.htm
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
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
Rape on Campus - Women's Issues - About.com
Rape is a traumatic experience that isn't always reported. In the general population, only 60% of rapes and sexual assaults are reported to the police; but rape ...
http://womensissues.about.com/od/rapesexualassault/a/rapeoncampus.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
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