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Originally posted by orwellianunenlightenment
The chicken and egg occurred simultaneously in a singularity.
Originally posted by riley
Originally posted by Edrick
Yup... it's all part of the plan.
Did you know that Rape is one crime that needs no evidence to convict?
That is absolute nonsense. Usually a rape kit is done and dna taken.... Blah Blah Blah...
A calm Dean Cage offered some hard-earned advice Wednesday, hours after being released from prison after serving more than 12 years for a rape he didn't commit....
Cage, who became the 29th Illinoisan to be exonerated by DNA evidence, was convicted in 1996 and sentenced to 40 years in prison for the rape of a 15-year-old girl. On Tuesday, Chief Criminal Court Judge Paul Biebel dismissed the conviction at the request of the Cook County state's attorney's office.
Students rallied to protest the changes, contending that a woman's word is enough to sustain a rape charge, and that the new rules amount to sexual discrimination.
Only a fraction of rapes get reported...
I find it amusing that you used this story to argue that rape convictions require no evidence.. yet the same article says otherwise:
Statistics on the prevalence of recanted rape allegations vary widely, but most unravel before anyone is convicted, said Scott Burns, the executive director of the National District Lawyers Association and the former DA of south-west Utah's Iron County