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    • e l pratt
    • 22.03.11 | 16:48 (IST)

    What is the definition of rape? How does one go about proving a case of rape? Where is the evidence? So far, there has been nothing but speculation about the 'act' having been rape. Maybe, truth be told, that woman simply had a severe case of remorse and disgust about the incident and wished to 'get even'. Maybe she promised her favors if he promised a promotion. That would not make the incident rape but one of prostitution since being paid for having sex is the definition of that act. If there is not concurrent proof of bruising (which proves forced entry) along with the usual DNA evidence (hair and fluids) there is no case of rape to be made. Too much has been left unsaid for speculation on this case.

    from the article: Former President Moshe Katsav gets 7 years in jail for rape
    First published 09:03 22.03.11 | Last updated 09:03 22.03.11
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