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Why removing the statute of limitations for sexual assaults is a good idea

A California bill proposing to eliminate the 10-year statute of limitations on rape and child molestation charges has passed in the Senate Public Safety Committee. That committee had, in the past, refused to move through similar bills. The new bill … Continue reading

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Rape survivor or rape victim?

I was running through¬†my upcoming keynote address at Carnegie Mellon’s MOSAIC conference¬†for my niece, a recent university graduate, when she suddenly looked up from her phone, on which she had been taking notes. “You can’t say that,” she said. “Say … Continue reading

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