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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 Sep. 19, 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 Jul. 27, 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 Aug. 3, 2013

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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 Oct. 10, 2012

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Device serves date-rape drug detection on the rocks

Tel Aviv University researchers say they've developed a sensor that can detect common date rape drugs in drinks with 100 percent accuracy.

By Aug. 8, 2011

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Sweden reopens rape probe of WikiLeaks founder

After dropping a rape case against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange last month, Sweden is reopening it for further investigation, according to reports.

By Sep. 1, 2010

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WikiLeaks leader arrested after rape accusation

Julian Assange, leader of the controversial information-sharing site, has been arrested. He's accused of sexual molestation and rape in Sweden, London police say.

By Dec. 7, 2010

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The disgrace of a Facebook rape defense

A lawyer has claimed that a rape victim did not suffer trauma because her Facebook page featured pictures of her at a party.

By Oct. 12, 2008

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When an alleged rape is streamed live

A Phoenix man is indicted for allegedly livestreaming a sexual assault on a 20-year-old woman. The case, according to an Internet safety expert, may be the first of its kind.

By Jun. 11, 2009