Tag Archives: Rape
Relief from Sex Offender Registration
New laws offer relief from sex offender registration in Oregon for certain convictions including Rape in the Third Degree (Statutory Rape or Underage Girlfriend), Sex Abuse in the Third Degree and others.
Consequences of Sex Offender Conviction
Nutshell description of the consequences of a sex offender conviction including sex offender registration.
$40 million Awarded to 5 Young Men Wrongly Convicted
The five men who were convicted of beating and raping the “Central Park Jogger” in the late 1980’s are actually innocent. The five black men were teens when they were accused. Their case triggered a feeding frenzy of publicity, in which the media widely presumed them to be guilty. Unfair police tactics led to… Read More »
Woman Cries “WOLF”
Of the things deemed unforgivable by modern society, rape is ranked among the most terrible crimes. A person accused of rape is essentially marked for life; getting a job, going to school, even moving into a new neighborhood becomes much more difficult. One would think that as serious an issue as sexual assault is,… Read More »