The Commission on Human Rights says statements inciting violence against women are a cause for concern given that they come from the most powerful person in the Philippines
The President's latest statement 'was not a joke,' says Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella
'What I don't like are kids (being raped). You can mess with, maybe Miss Universe,' President Rodrigo Duterte says in his new rape joke
According to the International Rescue Committee, internally displaced people are 'extremely vulnerable to sexual abuse'
Samantha Geimer says she has been serving a 40-year 'sentence' that has kept a cloud over her and her family
Incest rape happens far more often in the country than official data shows, but it remains to be an unspeakable secret within families – leaving girls to suffer repeated abuse for years inside their own homes
'When President Clinton was fucking Lewinsky, what was your statement or your reaction?' says Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, fuming after Chelsea Clinton criticized his rape joke
Vice President Leni Robredo, who visited wounded soldiers, says it is 'unjust' to imply that troops can commit crimes
'Women, especially those poor and vulnerable who bear the brunt of the ongoing violence on the ground, are not objects of ridicule either,' says the Commission on Human Rights
In a statement that does not mention the 'sickening' joke, Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella says the Philippine leader just exaggerates in his speech to drive home a point
Policemen call Jerrie Arraz a 'demon' and details of what he did to his victims convince a Quezon City judge that he is one
The child told authorities she was repeatedly raped by her stepfather, but a newspaper quotes the victim's mother as saying she wants the accused to be set free
The child, who was often left at home while her mother went out to work on construction sites, says she was raped by her stepfather, who has since been arrested
'The mere presence of abrasions and contusions on her did not preclude the giving of her consent to the sexual intercourse, for abrasions and contusions could also be suffered during voluntary submission of the partners to each other's lust,' the High Court says
Often, attacks on women online are sexually-laden. They are meant to demean. Men, when they get attacked online, also get death or physical threats as women do, but are spared comments about their bodies, or their sexuality.
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana echoes police assessment that the attack was prompted by a local scuffle
(UPDATED) The education department also asks the community to be vigilant and proactive in 'preventing and deterring incidents that result in the abuse, exploitation, and discrimination against children'
Chicago's police chief becomes personally involved in the case after the girl's mother approached him, showing graphic photos taken from a Facebook Live video showing several young men assaulting the teenager
'Medyo kulang,' says President Rodrigo Duterte, about a death penalty bill that is only limited to drug-related crimes
The President, however, hoped plunder and rape remained on the list of crimes punishable with life imprisonment or death, says Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez
(UPDATED) House justice panel chairperson Reynaldo Umali says it became easier to get the consensus of the majority when they proposed to include only drug crimes
Crime in the Indian community is reminiscent of recently reported crime among Koreans in Pampanga
A woman recounts past experiences in a Facebook post in the hope that she can help others speak out against sexual harassment and rape culture
The National Capital Region Police Office says the war against drugs has helped curb the number of robbery, theft, carnapping, rape and physical injury cases in Metro Manila. Murder and homicide cases have, however, gone up.
Ma Van Nhat, only recently discovers doctors left an unwelcome gift behind when they closed him up after a 1998 surgery
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'I told the kids today that I suffer from a mental illness – I suffer from PTSD,' says the singer in the 'Today Show'
The woman says her local tour guide gave her a spiked bottle of water and raped her with 4 other acquaintances inside her hotel room
The actress says she was raped by a 'significant other' and then by the owner of a bar a few years ago
This incident is the latest in a string of sexual violence in Indonesia this year.
The suspect is a 25-year-old whose family runs a handicrafts store in the tourist hotspot
Judge Peter Openshaw describes Stephen Port's actions as 'wicked and monstrous' as he handed him a whole life term at England's Old Bailey central criminal court in London, to cheers from victims' relatives
What if these things were said to your mom, sister, daughter, wife, girlfriend, or someone you cared about?
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Jurors deliberated for less than 4 hours before returning with their verdict and rejecting allegations from the woman, who sought $21 million in damages.
Ched Evans, who plays for English third-tier club Chesterfield, had originally been sentenced to 5 years before an appeal sent the case to retrial
A judge denies the Knicks guard's request for a mistrial in a $21.5 million lawsuit stemming from a 2013 incident
The judge says he is considering declaring the trial invalid because lawyers for Derrick Rose are not given access to several text messages they claim are essential to their case
NBA star Derrick Rose says that his ex-girlfriend invited him and two of his friends into her apartment for what he assumed would be a sexual encounter.
The woman who filed a $21.5 million lawsuit against the New York Knicks guard takes the stand and offers her side of events
Police have arrested the 21-year-old suspect, who was last seen with the victim in a cornfield
The murder and gang-rape of the 14-year-old, who was attacked by a group of men and boys in April as she made her way back from school, shocked the country.
Rose is facing a civil trial in a Los Angeles court over the allegations by a woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by the player and two friends in 2015
The Pirkanmaa district court says the Finnish woman was attacked on the night of July 2 in a hotel where the Cuban team was staying during the Volleyball World League championship in July
A video posted on YouTube purportedly shows an Indonesian woman being raped by her Taiwanese boss