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"Sugar Babies, Sexual Assault Claims, Takedown Demands, and Microaggressions"

Eugene Volokh has this post at The Volokh Conspiracy, excerpting an interesting case from Minnesota. In part: Self-described "sugar baby" Shawdy Kiani initiated a four-month sexual relationship with "sugar daddy" John Huha, exchanging "companionship" for lavishments. Kiani spurned Huha's attempt… … Continue reading

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How Reliable Are the Memories of Sexual Assault Victims?

Scientific American – The expert testimony excluded from the Kavanaugh hearing [Editorial note by SA: If Jim Hopper had been permitted to provide his expert testimony at the September 27, 2018 Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Judge Kavanaugh’s confirmation, these would … Continue reading

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Cruise Ship Sexual Assaults: #Metoo and #Whyididntreportit on the High Seas

This week, I noticed that #metoo and #whyididntreportit were trending on Twitter, as a result of the controversy surrounding Judge Kavanaugh’s Senate hearing. Professor Ford and other women are coming forward to the Senate hearing today to allege that Judge Kavanaugh … Continue reading

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Plaintiff’s Sexual Assault Complaint Asserts Claims Against Michigan State’s Board of Trustees

Stories of alleged sexual misconduct have dominated recent headlines.  Allegations of sexual assault raised against Supreme Court Brett Kavanagh have been the lead story all week, and there has also been extensive coverage of the criminal sentencing of Bill Cosby … Continue reading

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Out of Touch and Out of Order: Frisking as a Form of Sexual Harassment

Josephine Ross, What the #Metoo Campaign Teaches About Stop and Frisk, ___ Idaho L. Rev. ___ (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN. Eric J. Miller Josephine Ross’s article, What the #Metoo Campaign Teaches About Stop and Frisk, provides a unique and … Continue reading

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