Kris Wu, a 30-year-old celebrity, is the most prominent figure in China to be held over #MeToo allegations.
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Britain is struggling to end its dependence on the traumatizing seizure of data from victims’ phones. Pervasive rape culture is making it difficult.
Valérie Bacot killed her stepfather-turned-husband, who raped her as a child, and who she said had abused her for years. The court will decide whether she’s guilty of murder, or if the killing could be excused.
Critics called the piece, which shows thousands of unsuspecting college students, a misogynistic affront, eight years after it was on display in a different museum to little reaction.
Olivier Duhamel was accused of sexually abusing his teenage stepson. Prosecutors said they had closed the case because the statute of limitations had expired.
The trial of Tarun J. Tejpal, the former editor of an investigative magazine, had been seen as a test of anti-rape laws passed in 2013.
Even before the pandemic, many female scientists felt unsupported in their fields. Now, some are hitting a breaking point.
Since the start of the year, well-known men from diverse fields have been accused of sexual abuse and placed under investigation.
More and more women are describing Parliament House as a sexist backwater. A staff member’s accusation of rape — in a minister’s office, no less — was the catalyst.
The bill, which sets 15 as the age of consent, was adopted by the National Assembly after a series of sexual abuse scandals. It now goes to the French Senate and may become law by April.