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# rape trials

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# independent report
'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.
# Your Say
Poll: Should cross-examination of victims in rape trials be pre-recorded?
Similar practices have been introduced in England and Wales recently.
# rape trials
Germany wants to make it easier to convict rapists
The new laws would reduce the burden of proof on victims.