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# rape trials

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'Everyone knows everyone': Ban public from rape trials, NI review recommends
Retired judge John Gillen has made 16 key recommendations in his report.
Rape myths: 'Sexual assaults are traumatic. Incoherencies in the victims' accounts are inescapable'
It is important to remind ourselves what the research on rape and sexual assault has established, writes Ciaran McCullagh.
Poll: Should cross-examination of victims in rape trials be pre-recorded?
Similar practices have been introduced in England and Wales recently.
Germany wants to make it easier to convict rapists
The new laws would reduce the burden of proof on victims.