Bill Cosby Loses Appeal After Sexual Assault Conviction —

US comedian Bill Cosby, who is serving a three and a half year jail sentence, on Tuesday, lost his appeal against his conviction for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman 15 years ago. Cosby had appealed to Pennsylvania’s Superior Court, which issued a 94-page ruling upholding his conviction. He could now take his case to […]

via Bill Cosby Loses Appeal After Sexual Assault Conviction — Anthony Ezenwoko’s Blog

35-year-old man rapes, impregnates stepdaughter

Police in Chikwawa have arrested a 35-year-old man for raping and impregnating his 15-year-old stepdaughter. The man identified as Thomas Lupu raped the girl on several occasions at Mazongoza Island on Shire River. Chikwawa police spokesperson Foster Benjamin said Lupu started sexually abusing the teen back in March this year when severe floods hit the […]

via 35-year-old man rapes, impregnates stepdaughter — Malawi 24

Why don’t they report sexual assault?

Why do sexual assault victims wait so long to seek charges against their alleged abusers? In light of the Kavanaugh situation going on, I wanted to post this extremely informative thread. There are a lot of great comments explaining why people don’t immediately report assaults. Trauma trancends rational logic. You’re in shock. Would you ask […]

via Why don’t they report? — brightpurpledaisies