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California Lawmakers Pass Legislation Inspired by Brock Turner Case Closing Sex Assault Sentencing Loopholes

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California Lawmakers Pass Legislation Inspired by Brock Turner Case Closing Sex Assault Sentencing Loopholes

Originally posted 08/30/2016 03:35PM

On Monday, lawmakers in California passed legislation banning probation under certain conditions for people convicted of sexual assault.

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Owen Labrie Sex Assault Victim Reveals Identity: 'I Am Not Afraid or Ashamed Anymore'

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Owen Labrie Sex Assault Victim Reveals Identity: 'I Am Not Afraid or Ashamed Anymore'

Originally posted 08/30/2016 09:20AM

The sexual assault victim in the highly-publicized 2015 case involving former prep school student Owen Labrie revealed her identity and spoke out for the first time on the Today show.

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Nate Parker Told Rape Accuser 'You Put Yourself in That Situation' and More Shocking Details from the 1999 Case

Nate Parker Told Rape Accuser 'You Put Yourself in That Situation' and More Shocking Details from the 1999 Case

Originally posted 08/19/2016 04:00PM

The story behind Birth of a Nation director Nate Parker's 1999 college rape trial has taken an even more disturbing turn as details continue to emerge from the court proceedings.

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Slain New York Jogger's Family Offers Over $250,000 Reward to Killer for Confession

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Slain New York Jogger's Family Offers Over $250,000 Reward to Killer for Confession

Originally posted 08/18/2016 01:20PM

The parents of slain Queens, New York, jogger Karina Vetrano, desperate to find her killer, have taken the unusual step of offering money raised in their 30-year-old daughter's honor to a person of the family member of the killer's choice if the killer confesses.

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Nate Parker's Birth of a Nation Still Set for Toronto Film Festival Amid Focus on College Rape Case

Originally posted 08/18/2016 09:40AM

The Toronto International Film Festival is moving forward with plans to premiere Nate Parker's Birth of a Nation next month, amid renewed attention on the director's involvement in a college rape trial.

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Amy Schumer Is 'Disappointed' In Show Writer and Friend Kurt Metzger Over His Comments on Sexual Assault

Amy Schumer Is 'Disappointed' In Show Writer and Friend Kurt Metzger Over His Comments on Sexual Assault

Originally posted 08/17/2016 08:40PM

Amy Schumer has spoken out about her disappointment over one of her show writer's controversial comments about rape.

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FROM EW: Rapper Freddie Gibbs Charged with Sexual Assault in Austria

FROM EW: Rapper Freddie Gibbs Charged with Sexual Assault in Austria

Originally posted 08/17/2016 05:15PM

The charges stem from the alleged rape of two women by the Indiana rapper and his bodyguard while on tour last year

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Inside Birth of a Nation Director Nate Parker's 1999 Rape Trial

Originally posted 08/17/2016 10:55AM

Birth of a Nation director Nate Parker's involvement in a college rape trial has come back into the spotlight with the success of his new film and recent comments from his accuser's family.

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Birth of a Nation Director Nate Parker Addresses College Rape Case

Originally posted 08/17/2016 10:45AM

Nate Parker has spoken out about his involvement in a college rape trail.

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Lawyer Defends Amish Mom Accused of Giving 14-Year-Old Daughter to Man: This Is About 'Difference in Culture'

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Lawyer Defends Amish Mom Accused of Giving 14-Year-Old Daughter to Man: This Is About 'Difference in Culture'

Originally posted 08/04/2016 05:00PM

The attorney for Savilla Stoltzfus, the Pennsylvania woman charged with endangering the welfare of a child for allegedly "gifting" her then-14-year-old daughter to a man who allegedly impregnated her twice, tells PEOPLE his client had good intentions and that "differences in culture is what this case is about."

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