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A humane court is not a bad court
A humane court is not a bad court
Pastor Tim Omotoso’s lawyer, Peter Daubermann, seemingly thinks, wrongly, that his client’s right to a fair trial includes the nonexistent...
Lawyers differ over rape grilling
Lawyers differ over rape grilling
Counsel for rape accused Timothy Omotoso has faced outrage for his cross-examination of Cheryl Zondi, who has accused the televangelist pastor of...
No cinematic escape from Cape Flats life
No cinematic escape from Cape Flats life
Mrs Pakkies first heard the word “rape” on the radio, when she was 26 years old, even though she had been raped since she was a four-year-old...
Abortion: SA must speak up
Abortion: SA must speak up
‘I woke up this morning and a nurse told me that I have been in a coma since I came in,” says Ntsoaki* from her bed in Lesotho’s only...
Dros confirms ‘incident’ following rape of seven-year-old at restaurant
Dros confirms ‘incident’ following rape of seven-year-old at restaurant
The Dros franchise group, where a seven-year-old girl was raped on Saturday, has released a statement confirming that an “incident took place”...
Sexual violation: Education institutions need a law of their own
Sexual violation: Education institutions need a law of their own
“No one deserves to be raped!” Khensani Maseko, a student at Rhodes University, posted this on Instagram before she committed suicide on August...
Rhodes SRC calls for academic shutdown in honour of student’s death
Rhodes SRC calls for academic shutdown in honour of student’s death
The student representative council (SRC) at Rhodes University has announced it will protest for an academic shutdown on Monday morning in honour of...
[Video]#TotalShutDown protest
[Video]#TotalShutDown protest
Hundreds of women took over the streets of Tshwane to march against gender-based violence on Wednesday
Delhi death sentences upheld over 2012 gang-rape
Delhi death sentences upheld over 2012 gang-rape
India's top court on Monday upheld death sentences for three men convicted over the notorious 2012 gang-rape and murder of a woman that sparked...
ConCourt ruling offers sexual abuse survivors opportunity of ‘getting justice’
ConCourt ruling offers sexual abuse survivors opportunity of ‘getting justice’
A ruling by the Constitutional Court on Thursday has lifted the 20-year time limit survivors of sexual assault had to report it.
One in three sex workers surveyed report being sexually abused by police
One in three sex workers surveyed report being sexually abused by police
Nosipho Vidima arrived at work at around seven o’clock that evening. The streets of Morningside in Durban were still bustling with people driving...
[Video][WATCH] What is compelled rape?
[Video][WATCH] What is compelled rape?
Sonke Gender Justice's Ariane Nevin explains the difference between rape and compelled rape and how the law treats it.

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