Jury out in Aussie cricketer rape case

The jury in the trial of an Australian cricketer accused of raping a sleeping woman has retired to consider its verdicts. Former Worcestershire all-rounder Alex Hepburn denies raping the woman in April 2017, claiming they had consensual sex in which she “actively engaged” after opening her eyes and kissing him. The Crown claims the Perth-born […]

A gamer has been charged with rape after he was allegedly overheard assaulting a 15-year-old girl while streaming Grand Theft Auto

Pasco Sherifs Department A Grand Theft Auto gamer has been charged with rape over allegations he was heard assaulting a 15-year-old girl through his mic on June 28. Daniel Enrique Fabian, 18, was playing online on his PlayStation when he told gamers he was taking a break to have sex, according to an affidavit. Fabian […]

A hot PlayStation mic captures sounds of apparent rape, leads to arrest

Enlarge (credit: Rockstar) A recent sexual assault charge in Florida has been linked to a high-tech kind of witness: an online gamer who overheard an apparent rape through an online-gaming headset. A Fox affiliate in Pasco County, Florida, reported that the arrest of 18-year-old Daniel Fabian on November 21 stemmed from a “late June” report […]

Outrage at govt. advisor’s date rape comments sees right-wing come to his defense

Calls to sack philosopher Sir Roger Scruton, from an unpaid government role, have grown after quotes stating there was “no such crime” as date rape were attributed to him. Buzzfeed News unearthed that in a 2005 lecture, Scruton dismissed both date rape and sexual harassment, saying the latter was just “impoliteness,” claiming that there was […]

Thurston breaks silence on ‘rape scandal’

NRL great Johnathan Thurston has opened up on the Canterbury Bulldogs “rape scandal” which saw his young rugby league career briefly descend into chaos. The former Australian and Queensland representative delved into the harrowing fiasco in his new book, Johnathan Thurston: The Autobiography. The scandal saw Bulldogs players accused of sexual assault after a night […]

‘It was a spontaneous rape attack’: Suspect detained over killing of Bulgarian journalist in Germany

Published time: 10 Oct, 2018 06:27 Edited time: 10 Oct, 2018 07:25 A suspect linked to the slaying of Bulgarian investigative journalist Victoria Marinova has been arrested in Germany. Preliminary investigation shows that it was a “spontaneous” rape attack, according to Chief Prosecutor. A man in his early 20s was arrested after DNA tests and […]

Cristiano Ronaldo set to play for Juventus amid rape allegation

Cristiano Ronaldo will be available to play for his Italian soccer team on Saturday. Ronaldo, who is facing a rape allegation in the United States, could play when Juventus faces Udinese in the Italian league, according to coach Massimiliano Allegri. However, he would not definitively say Ronaldo will start. "Cristiano's doing well. I've known him for […]

Ronaldo left out of Portugal squad amid rape allegations

Cristiano Ronaldo has not been named in the Portugal squad for the upcoming internationals against Poland and Scotland, it was announced on Thursday. National team coach Fernando Santos has opted not to pick the Juventus forward, who is at the center of rape allegations after he was accused of sexually assaulting a woman in a […]