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Jailing Rape Victims

Is apparently something we do now in the great state of California.
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Apparently, Texas Does NOT Charge Victims for Rape Kits

Issues & Causes / Feminism : Feministe (5 years ago)

Last Saturday, I wrote a blog post about a news story originally reported by a Houston television station and picked up by CNN, stating that Texas was charging victims for their own rape kits.  Since then, word has come in that the ... Read Post

New Mexico Bill Would Make It Harder for All Rape Victims to Get Abortions. And That's the Point.

Issues & Causes / Feminism : DoubleX (2 years ago)

Earlier this week, New Mexico state representative Cathrynn Brown grabbed a few headlines by introducing a bill that appeared to be aimed at jailing rape victims who abort their pregnancies for "tampering with evidence." After all t... Read Post

Today in Rape Culture

Issues & Causes / Feminism : Shakesville (4 years ago)

[Trigger warning for rape, rape apologia, and victim blaming][TW] Winnipeg Free Press under the succinct headline "Rape victim 'inviting,' so no jail":A convicted rapist will not go to jail because a Manitoba judge says the victim s... Read Post


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