Tag: Sexual Assault

Why You Should Take a Self-Defense Class

You may be dealing with a past attack. Or you want to keep yourself safe based on someone else’s experience. Either way, you have perhaps kicked around the idea of taking a self-defense class. There are plenty of different kinds out there. You may want to take a self-defense class that focuses on weapons, one Read More…

What Crimes Make Someone a Sex Offender?

You’ve probably heard of the sex offender registry before. Established in 2006, the registry is supposed to be a way for the public to stay informed about convicted offenders in their neighborhood. Each state maintains its own registry. As such, the specific requirements for registration and public notification vary from state to state. These registries Read More…

Unbelievable Marriage and Sex Laws Across the United States

When you start looking into old laws, you’ll find plenty of weird ordinances that were enacted at some point. Even weirder, however, are the laws that nobody bothered to repeal. When you start looking into sex laws, you’ll find that lawmakers have tried to regulate what you do in the bedroom for hundreds of years. Read More…

4 Ways Women Can Protect Themselves from Sexual Harassment

No one deserves to be the victim of sexual harassment or assault, no matter how they act, what they wear, or where they go. However, certain non-tangible things can help you prevent sexual harassment before it ever happens, or stop it in its tracks. One of the biggest things that make it difficult to escape Read More…

Closure For Jennifer Schuett? Her Suspected Rapist Is Arrested 20 Years Later

In 1990 a young girl named Jennifer Schuett was abducted from her bedroom in Dickinson, Texas. A man carried her to his car, sexually assaulted the 8-year-old child, slit her throat and left her to die in an overgrown field. The identity of the predator who committed these horrific crimes has remained a mystery, but Read More…