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Mumbai photojournalist gang-raped on assignment

Mumbai photojournalist gang-raped on assignment

A 23-year-old photojournalist has been gang-raped by five men in the Indian city of Mumbai, police say. The woman, who was on assignment on Thursday evening in the Lower Parel area when she was attacked, is in hospital with multiple… Read more »

Man kills wife,post photo of her body to Facebook

Man kills wife,post photo of her body to Facebook

Derek Medina Posts Photo Of Wife’s Body, Murder Confession To Facebook (PHOTO) (UPDATED) A horrifying crime scene in South Miami hit Facebook Thursday when a man posted a photo of his dead wife — and a confessionthat he had killed her. Derek Medina posted the photo some… Read more »

Teen dating abuse is common and complex, studies say

Teen dating abuse is common and complex, studies say

More than one third of teen guys and girls say they have been physically, emotionally or sexually abused in dating relationships, a new survey says. More than a third of teen guys and girls say they’ve been physically, emotionally or… Read more »

15 Signs You’re In An Abusive Relationship

15 Signs You’re In An Abusive Relationship

If you or someone you love identifies with these signs, it may be time to escape. Women don’t plan to enter into abusive relationships. In fact, many women who have escaped abusive relationships swear to themselves that they will never get into another… Read more »

Student: Police Said I Wasn’t Raped Because He Didn’t Orgasm

Student: Police Said I Wasn’t Raped Because He Didn’t Orgasm

USC Student: Police Said I Wasn’t Raped Because He Didn’t Orgasm The University of Southern California is facing a federal investigation for alleged failures by school officials and campus police to prosecute rape. In response to a Title IX complaint filed in May,… Read more »

Video: Stella Damasus spits fire, condemns underaged marriage

Video: Stella Damasus spits fire, condemns underaged marriage

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PARDON For Woman Who Was Jailed After Alleged Rape

PARDON For Woman Who Was Jailed After Alleged Rape

Marte Deborah Dalelv, Alleged Norwegian Rape Victim, Pardoned After Being Sentenced To Jail For Sex Outside Marriage DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Norwegian woman at the center of a Dubai rape claim dispute said Sunday that officials have dropped… Read more »

Woman Sentenced To Jail After Reporting Rape

Woman Sentenced To Jail After Reporting Rape

Marte Deborah Dalelv, Alleged Norwegian Rape Victim, Sentenced To 16 Months Jail In Dubai For Sex Outside Of Marriage DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — A Norwegian woman sentenced to 16 months in jail in Dubai for having sex outside marriage… Read more »

Early Marriage in Nigeria

Early Marriage in Nigeria

NIGERIA In Nigeria, particularly northern Nigeria has some of the highest rates of early marriage in the world. The Child Rights Act, passed in 2003, raised the minimum age of marriage to 18 for girls. However, federal law may be… Read more »

Cleveland kidnapping suspect pleads not guilty to 977 counts

Cleveland kidnapping suspect pleads not guilty to 977 counts

Ariel Castro’s plea is his second in a month, necessitated by a fresh indictment issued by a grand jury last week. The 977-count indictment added 648 counts to the 329 to which he pleaded not guilty in June. Castro, wearing an… Read more »

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