1. Madeline

    Consent to Sex Whilst Drunk

    The Fifth Estate, a Canadian documentary series, has a 2015 episode about sexual assault on campus called "School of Secrets". The subject is interesting, and whilst I don't know any Canadian law, the presenters make the claim/assumption that consent given whilst drunk is invalid. The episode...
  2. bajisima

    Facebook under fire for storing facial recognition data without consent

    A US federal judge on Monday ruled Facebook will have to face a class action lawsuit that alleges the social media giant used facial recognition on photos without user permission. Its facial recognition tool scans your photos and suggests you tag friends. The plaintiffs, a group of Facebook...
  3. bajisima

    When child sex isnt rape: French to determine age of consent

    Is a 13-year-old old enough to agree to sex with an adult? That's a question France is asking as the government prepares to set a legal age for sexual consent for the first time. Twice in recent weeks, French courts have refused to prosecute men for rape after they had sex with 11-year-old...
  4. Sassy

    [GW post#205] NC law states that women may not revoke consent for sex once it's given

    NC Case Law: Can't Be Charged With Rape If Person Revokes Consent During Sex | FAYETTEVILLE, NC - A Fayetteville woman feels spurned by a decades-old North Carolina law that rules a person can't be charged with rape even if the other person revokes consent during sex. A bill...
  5. L

    [GW post 85]Inside Online Community Of Men Who Preach Removing Condoms W/O Consent

    WOMEN 04/21/2017 03:42 pm ET By Jenavieve Hatch A new study explores the phenomenon of “stealthing” ― the purposefully nonconsensual removal of condoms during sex ― and how those who fall victim to the practice can move forward. The study, written by Alexandra Brodsky for the Columbia...
  6. the watchman

    Federal judge approves Baltimore policing consent decree, denying DOJ request.

    a federal judge approved Friday the proposed consent decree between Baltimore and the U.S. Department of Justice, mandating sweeping police reforms at a time of intense violence and deep community distrust in the city police. In issuing the order, U.S. District Judge James K. Bredar denied...
  7. the watchman

    AG Sessions orders review of consent decrees and other police reforms.

    CNN)Attorney General Jeff Sessions has ordered the Justice Department to undertake a comprehensive review of all police reform activities, including any existing or contemplated consent decrees, according to a memorandum released Monday. The directive from the nation's top law enforcement...
  8. C

    people care too much about sexual consent

    Holy Shit... Prominent Donald Trump supporter says left-wing people care too much about sexual consent Talk show host Rush Limbaugh mocks 'the rape police', who others point out are actually just 'the police' Ben Kentish BenKentish One of Donald Trump’s most high-profile supporters...
  9. cpicturetaker12

    #9 reports the KISSING BANDIT, without consent, at MarALago. Same exact MO.

    PIG. Nothing like a nice MOTHERS DAY event at a posh resort and someone comes up and 'molest' you without your consent. Probably put a damper on the afternoon, not to mention walking around in a state of shock, going, 'did that really happen'? And we wonder WHY women don't speak up. "The...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    Rush RIDICULEs the Left--says how dare they demand (the 'MAGIC' word) CONSENT! DUH!!

    Tirade, gutteral screeches, oozing contempt. Says Liberals are HYPOCRITICAL when it comes to sex. Says anything and everything goes--providing there is consent!! He calls it "the magic word." Well that's a big fucking DUH! So is he outraged that TRUMP needed to ask? He's outraged that the...
  11. C

    The most brilliant explanation of "Consent" EVER! The only thing I would add is, "Just because someone comes round wearing an 'I go daffy for Tea' shirt, don't just presume this means they want tea,"
  12. meridian5455

    6th video Catches Planned Parenthood Selling Aborted Babies Without Patient Consent

    After videos from the Center for Medical Progress showed representatives of Planned Parenthood negotiating the sale of the harvested organs and body parts of aborted babies, PP’s defense was, among other things, that they receive full consent from the mother. In the video, a former StemExpress...
  13. Goofball

    Planned Parenthood sold baby parts WITHOUT PATIENT CONSENT.

    Yet another violation of the law. I wonder how long Obama's DOJ will ignore all the laws broken by Planned Unparenthood..... Blog | The Center for Medical Progress
  14. S

    Age of Consent Law

    Does it seem just about right, completely wrong, or does one small part of it need tweaking? Here is an article addressing the history of such laws: An age of consent statute first appeared in secular law in 1275 in England as part of the rape law. The statute, Westminster 1, made it a...
  15. The Man

    Russian convoy crosses into Ukraine, without Kiev's consent

    Some 145 trucks, apparently loaded with humanitarian aid, drove into Ukraine from Russia, without approval of Ukrainian border officials, who claim they were physically 'blocked' at the border checkpoint as trucks proceeded past them. They didn't say who 'blocked' them, Russian forces or rebels...
  16. bajisima

    California law will define sexual consent

    As universities around the country are facing pressure over the handling of rape allegations and adopt policies to define consensual sex, California is poised to take it a step further. Lawmakers are considering what would be the first-in-the-nation measure requiring all colleges in the state...
  17. Two If By Tea

    Written Consent for sex in California S.B. 967 would establish contracts of sex.

    A newly amended bill from a California lawmaker would require college students to stop in the heat of passion and establish verbal or written consent before having sex anywhere on campus,*reports SB 967, amended last week by state Sen. Kevin de Leon (D-Los Angeles), would mandate that college...
  18. Monk-Eye

    Which Informed Twitch Consent Poll

    " Which Informed Twitch Consent Poll " Should a woman without a cosmetology license be able to provide topless hair cuts as long as she publicly discloses that she is performing topless hair cuts without a cosmetology license ? Topless barber charged with unlicensed cosmetology
  19. Monk-Eye

    Which Informed Twitch Consent

    " Which Informed Twitch Consent " Should a woman without a cosmetology license be able to provide topless hair cuts as long as she publicly discloses that she is performing topless hair cuts without a cosmetology license ? Topless barber charged with unlicensed cosmetology
  20. Blackbeard

    U.S. government concludes it has tacit consent

    We send a "fax?" "international law" doesn't apply? I remember when the Left once thought it meant everything. My...what a difference four years makes for so many of ewe. U.S. Unease Over Legal Basis for Drone Strikes -