rape http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/20622/all en Thousands of Dutch children raped, new independent report claims http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europa/thousands-dutch-children-raped-report-claims Roman Catholic institutions in Netherlands cited for massive child sex abuse<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/globalpost-blogs/europa/thousands-dutch-children-raped-report-claims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> BeNeLux child sex abuse Home Netherlands rape Roman Catholic Church Europe World Religion Culture & Lifestyle Europa Fri, 16 Dec 2011 16:53:51 +0000 Michael Goldfarb 5684439 at http://www.globalpost.com Rape case dropped against NYPD commissioner's son Greg Kelly http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120208/rape-case-dropped-greg%20kelly-nypd-commissioners-son "I am thankful that the investigation established what I've known all along, that I am innocent of the allegations that were waged against me," Kelly said in a statement last night.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/120208/rape-case-dropped-greg%20kelly-nypd-commissioners-son" target="_blank">read more</a></p> New York rape United States Wed, 08 Feb 2012 09:57:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5690858 at http://www.globalpost.com Crowd-mapping sexual violence in Syria http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/120331/crowd-mapping-sexual-violence-syria A new website by the rights group Women Under Siege uses so-called "crowd-mapping" to track incidents of sexual violence in Syria.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/middle-east/120331/crowd-mapping-sexual-violence-syria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape Syria Syria uprising Conflict Zones Middle East Sun, 01 Apr 2012 02:59:00 +0000 Alexander Besant 5698746 at http://www.globalpost.com South Africa: Gang rape video goes viral http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/south-africa/120418/south-africa-gang-rape-viral-video-soweto A tabloid newspaper alerted police after receiving a copy of the video from the concerned mother of a young student.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/south-africa/120418/south-africa-gang-rape-viral-video-soweto" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape South Africa Wed, 18 Apr 2012 15:28:00 +0000 Erin Conway-Smith 5700853 at http://www.globalpost.com Skout dating app blocked for under-18s over rape allegations http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120613/skout-dating-app-blocked-under-18s-rape "Until we can design better protections, we are temporarily shutting down the under-18 community," Skout has announced.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/business/technology/120613/skout-dating-app-blocked-under-18s-rape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Internet rape Technology United States Wed, 13 Jun 2012 14:23:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5707748 at http://www.globalpost.com She Never Asks For It http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/india-assault-sexual-harassment MUMBIA, India -- On July 9, a group of men attacked a girl after she stepped out of a club on a busy street in Guwahati, Assam. A reporter, who was later joined by a cameraman, filmed the entire incident, and a local television channel released the footage the following day. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatches/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/india-assault-sexual-harassment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape Asia-Pacific India Commentary GlobalPost Blogs Fri, 03 Aug 2012 10:25:00 +0000 Annie Zadie and Mandy Van Deven 5714363 at http://www.globalpost.com Judge Derek Johnson reprimanded for claiming body can 'shut down' rape http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121214/judge-derek-johnson-body-shuts-down-rape Judge Derek Johnson of California has been reprimanded for telling a rape victim that if she didn't want sex, her body would have "shut down."<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/americas/united-states/121214/judge-derek-johnson-body-shuts-down-rape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape United States Fri, 14 Dec 2012 17:30:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5729104 at http://www.globalpost.com Delhi gang rape victim flown to Singapore in 'extremely critical' condition http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/121227/delhi-gang-rape-victim-singapore-extremely-critical-condition The victim of a violent gang rape aboard a Delhi bus has been flown to Singapore for ongoing treatment, at the expense of the Indian government.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/121227/delhi-gang-rape-victim-singapore-extremely-critical-condition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape India Thu, 27 Dec 2012 11:26:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5730367 at http://www.globalpost.com Delhi gang rape victim dies in Singapore hospital after multiple surgeries and 'severe organ failure' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/121228/delhi-gang-rape-victim-deteriorates-shows-signs-orga The woman brutally gang-raped aboard a Delhi bus had been fighting for her life, according to doctors treating her in Singapore.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/121228/delhi-gang-rape-victim-deteriorates-shows-signs-orga" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape India Fri, 28 Dec 2012 16:38:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5730490 at http://www.globalpost.com Rapists of 23-year-old victim charged with murder in Delhi (UPDATE) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/121229/protests-india-after-delhi-gang-rape-victim-dies The six men who raped a 23-year-old medical student were charged with murder hours after the victim's death was announced. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/121229/protests-india-after-delhi-gang-rape-victim-dies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape India Sat, 29 Dec 2012 13:59:00 +0000 News Desk 5730554 at http://www.globalpost.com Delhi gang rape victim was planning her wedding, friends say http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/121230/delhi-gang-rape-victim-planning-her-wedding The woman who died after being violently gang-raped aboard a bus in Delhi was engaged to be married, friends told Agence France-Presse.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/121230/delhi-gang-rape-victim-planning-her-wedding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape India Sun, 30 Dec 2012 16:42:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5730658 at http://www.globalpost.com Delhi plans to hire 2,508 new policewomen, as backlash from gang rape continues in capital city http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/130106/delhi-plans-hire-2508-new-policewomen-backlash-gang- Delhi's police force has announced it intends to hire, 2,508 new female police officers, on the heels of an announcement that female police would be made available at all 180 police stations in the Indian capital. <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/130106/delhi-plans-hire-2508-new-policewomen-backlash-gang-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape Women Asia-Pacific India Sun, 06 Jan 2013 15:32:36 +0000 Faine Greenwood 5731279 at http://www.globalpost.com Delhi gang rape suspects 'tortured' into confession, lawyer says http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/130110/delhi-gang-rape-suspects-tortured-confession-lawyer- The men accused of the rape and murder of a 23-year-old woman in Delhi were beaten by police to obtain their statements, according to a defense lawyer.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/130110/delhi-gang-rape-suspects-tortured-confession-lawyer-" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape India Thu, 10 Jan 2013 14:44:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan and Jason Overdorf 5732592 at http://www.globalpost.com Delhi gang rape trial fast-tracked, may be moved to 'avoid bias' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/130117/delhi-gang-rape-trial-fast-tracked-moved-bias "We are sure we will not get justice in Delhi," defense attorney VK Ananad said.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/130117/delhi-gang-rape-trial-fast-tracked-moved-bias" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape India Thu, 17 Jan 2013 16:04:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan and Jason Overdorf 5735661 at http://www.globalpost.com Delhi rape victim's companion is first witness at trial http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/130205/delhi-gang-rape-trial-first-witness-boyfriend Later in the proceedings the court will hear the testimony of the victim herself, recorded before she died of her injuries.<p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/india/130205/delhi-gang-rape-trial-first-witness-boyfriend" target="_blank">read more</a></p> rape Want to Know India Tue, 05 Feb 2013 13:57:00 +0000 Jessica Phelan 5746376 at http://www.globalpost.com