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Mumbai Man gets 6 years jail for sexually assaulting stepdaughter

Oct 01, 2014

Mumbai Man gets 6 years jail for sexually assaulting stepdaughter

The assault took place between January and March this year. According to the prosecution, just after the victim's father died, her mother married the accused and they moved to Mahim in western Mumbai. #ThatsJustWrong #India #NewsTracker #Mumbai #Crime #sexual assault #VAW #POCSO
3 Northeast students beaten up in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar

Oct 01, 2014

3 Northeast students beaten up in Delhi's Lajpat Nagar

Three students, including a girl, belonging to the Northeast region, were allegedly beaten up by some residents of Lajpat Nagar area of Delhi on Tuesday. #India #New Delhi #NewsTracker #Delhi Police #Crime #Northeast #Lajpat Nagar
Australia Police arrest one man for alleged acts of terror

Sep 30, 2014

Australia Police arrest one man for alleged acts of terror

Australian police during the counterterror raids in the country on Tuesday detained one man on charges of engaging in terrorismrelated activities. #World #Terrorism #Australia #NewsTracker #Crime #Sydney #Melbourne #Brisbane #Australian police #Victorian police #Australian Federal Police
Sexual predators in Delhi schools How crimes against kids are rising

Sep 29, 2014

Sexual predators in Delhi schools How crimes against kids are rising

The recent spate of reports have showcased how sexual crimes against schoolgoing children are rising. #ThatsJustWrong #Delhi #Rape #sexual assault #Crimes against children #3-year-old assaulted in Delhi
California adopts 'yes means yes' law in sexual assault cases

Sep 29, 2014

California adopts 'yes means yes' law in sexual assault cases

The legislation says silence or lack of resistance does not constitute consent. Under the bill, someone who is drunk, drugged, unconscious or asleep cannot grant consent. #US #Law #ThingsWeLike #Rape #California #sexual assault #Sex crimes #Rape Law #Rapes on University campuses

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Mumbai gangrape: The numbers reveal how states failed to tackle rape

Aug 27, 2013

Mumbai gangrape: The numbers reveal how states failed to tackle rape

One route of reducing crime, including rape, is to examine the robustness of administrative and legal deterrents. Here's what the numbers reveal #India #InMyOpinion #Mumbai #Rape #Crimes against women #State governments #Mumbai Gangrape
Will Julian Assange ever consider the consequences of his actions?

May 30, 2012

Will Julian Assange ever consider the consequences of his actions?

The 40-year-old is accused of raping one woman and "sexually molesting and coercing" another in Stockholm almost two years ago. #OnOurMind #Wikileaks #Julian Assange #Law/Crime
Will Julian Assange ever consider the consequences of his actions?

Oct 01, 2014

Ohio newspaper: Colleges underreporting crimes

Many colleges underreport crimes and give students and parents a false sense of security about safety, enabled by lax oversight of such statistics, The Columbus Dispatch reported...
Will Julian Assange ever consider the consequences of his actions?

Oct 02, 2014

Surrey Six: Reform needed on mega-trials, former B.C. attorney general says

Former attorney general Wally Oppal says B.C.’s judicial system needs to be reformed to better manage major prosecutions so that they don’t take years to get to trial. Oppal believes the public loses confidence in the system when people accused of cr...
Will Julian Assange ever consider the consequences of his actions?

Oct 01, 2014

Crime stats show big rise in stolen vehicles

Almost 75,000 people were ripped off by thieves and robbers in the past financial year, national police statistics show.Aucklanders made up 38 per cent of the national victims of car thefts, burglaries and robberies, with more than.....