Spousal rape
Marital rape (also known as spousal rape and rape in marriage) is non-consensual sex (i.e., rape) in which the perpetrator is the victim's spouse. It is a form of partner rape, of domestic violence an...
Effects and aftermath of rape
This article deals primarily with the female victims of male-on-female rape, and until such time as research into other variants added e.g. male-on-male, female-on-female, female-on-male. For male-on-...
Rape in English law
Rape is a statutory offence in England and Wales.
The offence is created by section 1 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003:See Intention (criminal law)See section 79(2).See sections 79(3) and (9)This e...
Laws regarding rape
Rape is a type of sexual assault initiated by one or more persons against another person without that person's consent. The act may be carried out by physical force, or where the person is under threa...
Consent (criminal law)
In criminal law, consent may be used as an excuse and prevent the defendant from incurring liability for what was done.For a more general discussion, see Dennis J. Baker, "The Moral Limits of Consent ...
Rape
Rape is a type of sexual assault usually involving sexual intercourse or other forms of sexual penetration perpetrated against a person without that person's consent. The act may be carried out by phy...
Rape - Wikipedia
Unintended pregnancy
Unintended pregnancies are pregnancies that are mistimed, unplanned or unwanted at the time of conception. Unintended pregnancy mainly results from engaging in vaginal sexual activity without the use ...
Victim blaming
Victim blaming occurs when the victim of a crime or any wrongful act is held entirely or partially responsible for the harm that befell them.The study of victimology seeks to mitigate the perception o...
Rape trauma syndrome
Rape trauma syndrome (RTS) is the psychological trauma experienced by a rape victim that includes disruptions to normal physical, emotional, cognitive, and interpersonal behavior. The theory was first...
History of rape
The concept of rape, both as an abduction and in the sexual sense (not always distinguishable), makes its first historical appearance in early religious texts.
The rape of women or youths is a com...