The Backstreet Boys singer was accused of rape in November 2017
What are the real consequences when a president makes light of rape? A gender studies expert explains.
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon tells President Rodrigo Duterte that rape is no laughing matter
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'Hindi ko naman sinabing rinape lahat 'yan,' says President Rodrigo Duterte, downplaying his remark on Davao City rape incidents
Vice President Leni Robredo reminds President Rodrigo Duterte that rape is a serious matter and victims should not be blamed
Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio says the Davao City government's actions against rape cases 'should not be lost in the repertoire of the President and the attacks by those who hate his guts and humor'
(UPDATED) 'There is rape because there is a rapist, not because of anything about the victim,' says ACT Teachers Representative France Castro
President Rodrigo Duterte is 'mature enough' to know when his jokes are 'too low,' says Malacañang after his joke about rape cases in Davao City
'For as long as there are many beautiful women, there are plenty of rape cases as well,' says President Rodrigo Duterte
Senator Leila de Lima says Senate Bill 1949 seeks to protect the youth 'by all means and at all costs'
The Jambi High Court on Monday agrees to drop the abortion charge against the teenager following an appeal by her lawyers
Local media reports say the suspect, who had been hired by the school just a month ago, pulled the girl into a secluded water-pump room just as she was leaving to go home
The 'Signal Rock' director also says while he believes in the innocence of Vhong, they still worried when the case was reopened under the new administration
The Angono Police's tips to prevent rape 'was well-intentioned' but admittedly not well-thought out or researched, says Philippine National Police spokesperson Benigno Durana Jr
'Clothes don't cause rape, rapists do,' Senator Risa Hontiveros responds in a statement
Among those arrested are the 300-room building's security guards, plumber and elevator operator, state police say.
Celebrity doctor Joel Mendez is now under the custody of Mandaluyong police
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After deleting articles about her rape, the Inquirer should investigate the tragic story of Pepsi Paloma
Four men are convicted in September 2013 for murder, gang rape, theft, conspiracy and 'unnatural acts' after a 7-month trial in a fast-track court. Only 3 of them are involved in the appeal rejected on Monday.
Kesha makes the accusation in a 2016 text message to Lady Gaga
(UPDATED) Peter Gerard Scully is found guilty of human trafficking and rape for using children below 12 years old – including a one-year-old – in his cybersex operations
The indictment is next step for prosecutors to bring the movie producer to trial on charges of alleged sex crimes
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Police say Ronald Russel Santos allegedly raped a 15-year-old girl in 2016
After the son of a Philippine diplomat is raped, the family finds insufficient support from the Department of Foreign Affairs despite persistent pleas for help
Human Rights Watch tells Philippine Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III that international groups have been speaking up about sexual violence in India
'The girl has suffered 70% first-degree burns. There is a chance that she will survive,' Shailendra Barnwal, police superintendent of Pakur district, says
The new decree requires trials involving child victims to be completed in two months after an arrest
Demonstrations across the country, after the release of horrific details of the murder of the Muslim girl by a group of Hindu men, has increased pressure on the government to take action on sexual crimes
(UPDATED) His retrial is the first such celebrity case of the #MeToo era
In patriarchal Japan, where a culture of silence persists when it comes to sexual assault and harassment, raising the alarm comes at a price
Hussein Khavari, of uncertain age and origin, is found guilty of the deadly night-time attack on medical student Maria Ladenburger, 19, in October 2016 in the university town of Freiburg
'Humihingi po ako ng paumanhin sa mga nasaktan sa aking komento at mas magiging maingat po ako sa susunod na pagkakataon,' Taberna says
The Supreme Court does not apply the woman's honor doctrine that presumes raped women to be telling the truth
After 7 years of debate, the law is finally adopted on Monday, January 8, in Hargeisa, the capital of the semi-autonomous region which declared independence from troubled Somalia in 1991
(UPDATED) 'May I be forgiven by Maggie dela Riva. 'Yung mga nirerape doon, talagang magaganda. Worth going to jail and worth dying for,' says President Rodrigo Duterte
The Baguio City Hall façade has been turned orange since November 25 to support the '18 Days to End Violence Against Women' campaign
Nabi al-Wahsh's comments during a television program provoke outrage and complaints to the state prosecutor, who decided to put him on trial. Wahsh said it was a 'national duty' to rape women wearing tight, ripped jeans.
The raid yields suspected ecstacy, methamphetamine or shabu, gamma hydroxybutyrate, also known as 'club drug' or 'date rape' drug, says PDEA
The experiential museum takes its audience to 4 different scenes illustrating how women are abused at home, in the workplace, on the streets, and online
The boyband member releases a statement about Melissa Schuman's accusation that he raped her
Police say Randy Oavenada used shabu, and drug paraphernalia were also found at the crime scene
Randy Oavenada, 37, is accused of raping and killing Mabel Cama, 22
'That's a glaring reality,' says PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa
Chilean police explain it has the power to 'prohibit the entry into the country of any foreigner who has negative records and/or convictions in their country of origin'
Weinstein is working with Benjamin Brafman, who previously represented rapper Sean Combs and former IMF boss Dominique Strauss-Kahn
The Producers Guild of America make the announcement, saying they will not tolerate sexual harassment within the ranks
More than 70 girls from Marillac Hills, a DSWD shelter for abused women and children, and Barangay Old Balara learn basic self defense