Sexual assault is the term most commonly used in Minnesota in reference to those instances that are called “rape.” Read more about how Minnesota law defines sexual assault or abuse (criminal sexual conduct).
While statistics can provide valuable information, they must be reviewed with a critical eye.
Clinton took a very different approach herself 25 years ago as the wife of then-Gov.
Bill Clinton, leading the effort to discredit women who came forward with their own stories of harassment or assault by her husband.
As a part of the appeal process, Harvard Law faculty voted to overturn the findings of both the Independent Fact Finder and the Administrative Board and reinstated Willingham’s assailant.A day later she wrote: “I was 35 years old when Bill Clinton, Ark.Attorney General raped me and Hillary tried to silence me.Sexual violence is widespread, can happen to anyone at any age, and threatens women and girls from a very young age. We can reduce acts of violence and abuse that use sex as a weapon by learning and sharing the facts.As a coalition, we recognize that there are multiple causes, some related to individual pathology of offenders, and most related to a culture that in some ways supports, condones or ignores sexually violent messages and/or behavior.