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Posts Tagged ‘ rape ’

Rape Victims – Male

April 15, 2011
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Historically, many rape laws excluded male victims from the protections women receive.  The Model Penal Code, for example, defined “rape” so that only women could be victims.  In England, funding for sex abuse victims is often denied for male victims regardless of how devastating. The federal government spent hundreds of thousands of dollars studying rapes on college campuses...
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Approximately 95 percent of all youth reporting staff sexual misconduct said they had been victimized by female facility staff.

January 20, 2011
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Sexual Victimization

According to a recent report, Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities Reported by Illinois Youth, released by the Justice Department “…an estimated 12 percent of adjudicated youth in state operated and large locally or privately operated juvenile facilities reported experiencing one or more incidents of sexual victimization by another youth or facility staff in the...
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