Unacknowledged rape: the sexual assault survivors who hide their trauma – even from themselves | Rape and sexual assault

[ad_1] The morning after it happened, I said a cheery: “Good morning,” to my university roommate, as if nothing was wrong. “How was last night?” she asked. “So fun,” I lied. The truth was that the night before I had feared for my life. I didn’t articulate it, but deep down I knew that what … Read more

Adult film star Ron Jeremy indicted on more than 30 counts of sexual assault | Los Angeles

[ad_1] A grand jury has indicted adult film actor Ron Jeremy on more than 30 counts of sexual assault involving 21 women and girls across more than two decades, authorities said. Jeremy, 68, whose legal name is Ronald Jeremy Hyatt, pleaded not guilty in Los Angeles superior court on Wednesday to all of the charges, … Read more

Zimbabwean man charged with rape after girl, 15, dies giving birth | Global development

[ad_1] Zimbabwean police have charged a man after a 15-year-old girl died while giving birth at a church shrine last month. Hatirarami Momberume, 26, has been charged with raping Anna Machaya, whose death provoked outrage in the country and was condemned by the UN. The girl’s parents, Edmore Machaya and Shy Mabika, have been charged … Read more