Rape

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Jamaican Case Of Woman Lured By Rapists Posing As Lesbians In Online Chatroom Gains International Attention

President Barack Obama singled out the victim Angeline Jackson’s advocacy during his recent visit to Jamaica, telling a crowd that she courageously chose to speak out even though “as a woman and as a lesbian, justice and society were not always on her side.”

04/28/2015

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Santa Rosa: Man, Woman Convicted After Woman Tries To Conceal Boyfriend Repeatedly Raped, Fathered 2 Children With Young Girl

A man and woman from Santa Rosa face consecutive life terms in prison in the sexual abuse of a child who was raped and gave birth to two children by the man while the woman tried to cover up for him.

04/18/2015

Gurminder Sekhon and Navjot Singh. (Source: Sunnyvale Police)

Taxi Driver Arrested Fired After Allegedly Raping Unconscious Woman In His Cab With Roommate

A taxi driver and his roommate allegedly raped an unconscious woman in the cab Sunday evening in Sunnyvale, according to the city’s Department of Public Safety.

03/25/2015

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Woman Claims UberX Driver Raped Her In Philadelphia

A Philadelphia woman has alleged that an UberX driver raped her after being picked up last month.

03/24/2015

Officer Geoffrey Graves (San Jose Police Dept.)

San Jose Police Officer Changes Plea Back To Not Guilty On Rape, Felony Assault Charges

A San Jose police officer charged with rape and felony assault changed his plea back to not guilty on Monday in Santa Clara County Superior Court as his attorney asked a judge to drop enhancement charges and permit his release on bail.

03/16/2015

Officer Geoffrey Graves (San Jose Police Dept.)

Threat Of Life In Prison Prompts San Jose Police Officer To Attempt Plea Change In Rape Case

A San Jose police officer accused of raping a woman at a hotel room in 2013 was remanded to jail Wednesday after trying to change his plea to no contest when prosecutors filed five new enhancements that could land him with life in prison.

03/11/2015

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California Lawmakers Want High School Students To Learn About ‘Yes Means Yes’ Sexual Consent Law

Two California lawmakers said Tuesday that they are hoping to get a head start on preventing sexual assaults on college campuses by having high school students learn about what constitutes consensual sex.

03/03/2015

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Daycare Provider’s Boyfriend Allegedly Molested Young Girl In Hercules For 1 Year

A man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a child molestation case that police said took place over the course of a year at a daycare provider in Hercules.

02/27/2015

Authorities raided this property on Stony Point Road in Santa Rosa on February 19, 2015, after a woman said she was sexually assaulted and held captive for three weeks. (CBS)

3 Arrested In Connection With Rape, Holding Woman As Sex Slave For Months In Santa Rosa Home

Authorities in Sonoma County have arrested three people accused of holding a woman hostage and sexually assaulting her inside a home for several weeks.

02/25/2015

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Bill Cosby’s Scheduled June Appearance In Santa Rosa Postponed Indefinitely

A performance by comedian Bill Cosby scheduled for June in Santa Rosa has been postponed indefinitely according to the venue.

02/20/2015

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