Second, Raphael fails to address valuable and legitimate reasons why certain acquaintance rape
cases may not be pursued legally.
NOTEREF _Ref220848217 \h \* MERGEFORMAT) See RESTORATIVE JUSTICE FOR ACQUAINTANCE RAPE
, supra note 13, at 19-29 (describing feminist criticisms of restorative justice).
Testing DNA from rape cases where the survivor knew the rapist was helpful in identifying and prosecuting serial acquaintance rapes
that would otherwise have had trouble moving through the criminal justice system.
Granoff, Date and Acquaintance Rape
Among a Sample of
is the most preventable crime that occurs on college campuses.
Resistance by the victim is especially influential on the outcome of cases of acquaintance rape
, where the victim's initial meeting with her attacker was voluntary.
What will also affect the case's outcome is the fact that this alleged incident is what is commonly referred to as acquaintance rape
, one of the hardest kinds to take to trial.
In matters of date rape or acquaintance rape
, the most common defense that men have is, `Well, I thought she wanted it.
- rape committed by a person known to the victim.
When a person thinks about the events that make up the experience of rape, usually one of two distinct rape scripts emerge: 1) The acquaintance rape
script in which the assault takes place in-doors, involves a known assailant, and includes little force.
About the same time, the victim of an acquaintance rape
came in to make a blind report.
The concept of acquaintance rape
which has been very slow to gain acceptance in British and American courts was recognized in Ireland in the late nineteenth century.
To this is added a representation of acquaintance rape
in Gan's passivity, despite his agreement to be implanted.
Because Roiphe cannot believe that acquaintance rape
exists or that condoms can be integrated into foreplay, she simply dismisses those who fail to meet her superwoman definitions.
Rape reform laws that limit questions about past sexual history at trial, coupled with media coverage of date rape and acquaintance rape
, may have helped to weaken the stigma experienced by victims, Bachman contends in the September CRIMINAL JUSTICE AND BEHAVIOR.