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Aug 09, 2018
Court upholds Brock Turner's sexual assault and rape convictions, says there is 'substantial proof' against ex-Stanford swimmerWith this verdict, former Stanford University swimmer Brock Turner will have to register as a sex offender for life.
Jun 06, 2018
California judge, criticised for giving 6-month jail term for sexual assault, appears for removal in a recall election in the statePersky came under fire in June 2016 for sentencing former Stanford swim team member Brock Turner, then 20, to six months in the county jail and three years probation for three counts of sexual assault, a penalty widely denounced as too lenient.
Jun 20, 2017
Hockey India's anger over Sardar Singh investigation brings out ugliest bits of machismo, nationalismThe Sardar Singh rape case has provided the perfect opportunity for Hockey India and the media to display their sexism in the way they treat him and the serious allegations.
Aug 26, 2016
Stanford rape case judge Aaron Persky will no longer hear criminal casesMichelle Dauber, the Stanford law professor behind the recall effort, said that while the move from Persky is welcome, the recall attempt will continue, in part because Persky "can still transfer back to hearing criminal cases any time he chooses."
Aug 15, 2016
The science of getting angry: Do moral outrage and mob mentality help or harm us?If not the complete answer, science gives us significant clues as to why we like to shame people online and outrage about issues.
Jun 12, 2016
Stanford rape case: Women seeking justice are constantly belittled by likes of Brock Turner's dadMore the victims of rape or sexual assault forcing such issues out in the open, more is the attempt to dismiss such atrocities as “untoward incidents”
Jun 11, 2016
Stanford rape case: Victim's supporters campaign to recall 'lenient' judgeIn the Stanford rape case, the punishment for the Dayton, Ohio, native ignited intense outcry as too lenient.
Jun 10, 2016
Duo that backed ex-Stanford swimmer in assault case issue apologyA childhood friend and a high school guidance counselor have apologized for writing letters of support urging leniency for Brock Turner.
Jun 09, 2016
The Stanford rape case reminds us that toxic masculinity still exists in societyWe need a critical look at prejudices in us even if they might offend the sanctity of uber-liberal discourse around us. And this evaluation must occur in everyday life, not just when an incident such as the rape by Brock Turner shakes us
Jun 08, 2016
As Stanford rapist’s case causes outrage in US, India remains blasé about rapeStanford rape case has shocked Americans but in India, whenever we have a rape, we have Mummy and Daddy and even politicians saving the guy.