Outrage After Portugal Court Quotes Bible on Woman’s Assault

Women’s rights groups in Portugal have reacted angrily to a court decision that quoted the Bible and a 19th-century law in justifying a suspended sentence for a man convicted of assaulting his ex-wife with a bat because she allegedly committed adultery.

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Big Names Join Growing Chorus of Sexual Claims Against Weinstein

Oscar-winning stars Angelina Jolie and Gwyneth Paltrow were among several high-profile actresses to go public with harassment allegations against Hollywood heavyweight Harvey Weinstein on Tuesday as the New Yorker reported more sexual assault claims against the producer and executive.

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Judge Allows Reality TV Sisters’ Suit Over Molestation Report

A national scandal should have been expected when city and county officials in Arkansas released details of a 2006 investigation into claims that reality TV star Josh Duggar sexually abused four of his sisters, a federal judge ruled, declining to dismiss their invasion of privacy claims.

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Student Says Texas A&M Has Double Standard in Sex-Assault Cases

A Texas A&M University student claims the school suspended him over a female student’s bogus sexual-assault claims and finished its investigation without letting him defend himself, as he was hospitalized with depression from the ordeal.

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