All posts tagged "Consent"
Women Unable to Withdraw Consent Under Archaic North Carolina Law
An almost 40-year-old court ruling continues to bar North Carolina women from withdrawing consent.
Bill Cosby Mistrial: What Kept the Jury Deadlocked?
Here are several key factors that could have led to a hung jury.
RantCrush Top 5: January 24, 2017
The global gag rule, a clever dictionary, and Halle Berry's new profession.
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Public Uproar: Turkey Moves Ahead With Child Marriage Law
Protests have ensued.
Rape Culture and the Concept of Affirmative Consent
Would an affirmative consent standard help reverse rape culture?
What’s Riskier: Drunk Sex or Stoned Sex?
A study by NYU researchers explored this question.
Oklahoma Court: It Isn’t Rape if She is Too Intoxicated
Intoxication can't lead to consent.
Jian Ghomeshi’s Acquittal Provokes Debates on Victim-Blaming and Consent
As popular Canadian radio show host found not guilty, people rally to support his accusers.
#INeedFeminism Because Sites Like “Biblical Gender Roles” Exist
Marital rape is real, and it's illegal.
PornHub Takes a Stand Against Revenge Porn
The big time porn provider is streamlining the complaint process.
Reddit Finally Prohibits Revenge Porn
Reddit is taking steps to prevent nude photos from being posted without subjects' consent.
Medical Care for Minors: Who Calls the Shots?
Medical care for minors sometimes pits teens against their parents.