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This nail polish may detect date-rape drugs

Undercover Colors nail polish changes color when in contact with Rohypnol, Xanax and GHB so you know when to drink or dump a beverage.

By August 25, 2014

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GTA V: That rape scene? No, that's just cannibalism

Rockstar Games would like gamers to know that Grand Theft Auto V isn't depicting a disgusting evil act. Well, not the one of which it's accused.

By September 19, 2013

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DrinkSavvy: a litmus test for date-rape drugs

A Boston-based start-up has created a built-in litmus-style test for cups and straws that immediately detects the presence of date-rape drugs.

By August 4, 2013

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Twitter updates its rules for users after uproar over rape, bomb threats

The company modifies its rules and says it will add more staff to vet flagged tweets, after an outcry in Britain over tweeted rape and bomb threats to female journalists and a member of Parliament.

By August 3, 2013

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Twitter to simplify the reporting of abusive tweets, after outcry over rape threats

Following outrage in the U.K. over tweets containing threats of rape, the company says a feature designed to make it easier to report abusive tweets when using Twitter on the iPhone will be coming to other platforms.

By July 27, 2013

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Almost half of adults on the Net have experienced online harassment -- survey

A new study from Pew Research shows just how widespread online abuse has become.

By October 22, 2014

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Google hit by more than 144,000 'right to be forgotten' requests

The search giant has approved about 42 percent of the requests, which have been streaming in since May 29.

By October 10, 2014

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Fark adds 'misogyny' to moderator guidelines

Trolls, beware! Fark.com says it isn't going to put up with users mistreating women on its site anymore.

By August 19, 2014

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Wikileaks' Julian Assange: I'm still here

Two years after he took refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London, lawyers for the controversial Wikileaks honcho rally for another attempt to secure his freedom.

By June 18, 2014

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Rape victim fights off demand for Facebook, computer records

A rape victim is stunned when defense lawyers demand her Facebook, computer, and search engine records. Her own lawyers persuade a judge that such a demand is ludicrous and the rapist gets 25 years.

By October 10, 2012