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A site for information relevant to the 'Justice and Violence' project, looking at the prosecution of sexual violence in England and Wales and South Africa (and beyond..)
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Sonke Gender Justice Network - Home

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Sonke Gender Justice is a non-profit organisation based in South Africa, working throughout Africa to promote gender equality and prevent the spread of HIV and AIDS predominantly through working woth men and boys.

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The women raped by guards in US prisons

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New measures are being implemented in the US to tackle rape and sexual assault in prison - but will they work?

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California judge says victim's body can prevent rape

California judge says victim's body can prevent rape | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Derek Johnson publicly admonished for saying if woman doesn't want to have sex the body shuts down

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Sexual Assault Prevention Tips Guaranteed to Work! | Feminist Law Professors


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Sex crime terms set to be tougher

Sex crime terms set to be tougher | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Tougher sentences for rapists and other sex offenders in England and Wales will recognise the psychological harm they cause, says the Sentencing Council.
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A study in sexual violence

A study in sexual violence | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
The British Board of Film Classification has commissioned a study by Aberystwyth University into audience responses to sexual violence in films, writes Alex Cox.
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Women and war

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Editorial: The world's attention is moving on from the insurgency in the Democratic Republic of the Congo...
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Domestic violence | Society | The Guardian

Domestic violence | Society | The Guardian | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Latest news and comment on Domestic violence from guardian.co.uk...
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Haiti: Sexual violence against women increasing | Amnesty International

Women and girls in Haiti’s makeshift camps face an increasing risk of rape and sexual violence, according to a new Amnesty International report.
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Colombia sexual violence - Blanca Nubia Díaz’s story | Amnesty International

Colombia sexual violence - Blanca Nubia Díaz’s story | Amnesty International | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Blanca Nubia Díaz has been seeking justice since 2001, when paramilitaries raped and killed her 15-year-old daughter.
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Morocco protest over rape-marriage law

Morocco protest over rape-marriage law | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Several hundred women's rights activists have demonstrated outside Morocco's parliament to demand the repeal of a law on sexual violence.
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University of Cape Town / Newsroom & publications / Daily news

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University of Cape Town / Universiteit Kaapstad / iYunivesithi yaseKapa - the leading African university

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India gang rape protesters hosed

India gang rape protesters hosed | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Police in the Indian capital Delhi use water cannon to disperse protesters angry at Sunday night's gang rape of a 23-year-old student.
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The rape victims who helped free their alleged attacker

The rape victims who helped free their alleged attacker | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Innocent Barbados man walks free after two women convinced that police had got the wrong man sprang to his defence

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A seasonal warning on rape? Don't ask a Met policeman

A seasonal warning on rape? Don't ask a Met policeman | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Zoe Williams: There's nothing here to reduce sex crime or even any admission of officers' failure – just hyper-caution for the yet-to-be-raped

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BBC Radio 4 - Analysing the Child Sex Offender

BBC Radio 4 - Analysing the Child Sex Offender | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Psychotherapist and author Susie Orbach investigates the mind of the child sex abuser.
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How the UAE condones sexual violence

How the UAE condones sexual violence | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Nadya Khalife: Attitudes in the Emirates towards women may have improved, but the punishment of those who report rape is a scandal...
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A history of sexual violence

A history of sexual violence | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
When Mark Dixie murdered Sally Anne Bowman before having sex with her lifeless body, it was far from the first time he had committed acts of sexual violence...
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Met police launch series of dawn raids in domestic violence crackdown

Met police launch series of dawn raids in domestic violence crackdown | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
Week-long campaign targeting violence within the home and hate crime has led to 320 arrests so far...
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Resources: Violence against women | Women Reclaiming and Redefining Cultures

Resources: Violence against women | Women Reclaiming and Redefining Cultures | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
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Colombian authorities fail to stop or punish sexual violence against women | Amnesty International

Colombian authorities fail to stop or punish sexual violence against women | Amnesty International | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
The Colombian authorities have failed to make real progress in bringing to justice those responsible for conflict-related sexual crimes.
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AIUK : UK: New poll finds a third of people believe women who flirt partially responsible for being raped

AIUK : UK: New poll finds a third of people believe women who flirt partially responsible for being raped | Justice and Violence | Scoop.it
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