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# sex-crime - Friday 6 December, 2019

R Kelly charged with paying bribe before marriage to 15-year-old Aaliyah

Kelly was 27 when he married a then 15-year-old R&B singer Aaliyah in 1994.

# sex-crime - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

R Kelly denied bail on federal sex crimes charges

The singer was arrested last week on suspicion of having sex with underage girls and recording it.

# sex-crime - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Garda frustration as suspected pimp retains permission to stay in Ireland Exclusive

The man currently has no serious convictions.

# sex-crime - Friday 10 November, 2017

Donald Trump: Republican 'will step aside' if sexual encounter with girl is true

Senate candidate Roy Moore has denied the allegations; his campaign called the story “fake news”.

# sex-crime - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Dublin man who used Darknet to download 300 child abuse images avoids jail

The judge said that while it was an “odious crime” the number of images was not high relative to other cases.

# sex-crime - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Fifteen arrests for rape and sexual assault at Pamplona bull-running festival

A protest was held against the attacks during the San Fermin festival.

# sex-crime - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Indian girl dies after being raped and set on fire

She sustained more than 90% burns in the horrific attack.

# sex-crime - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

New laws criminalising people who pay for sex passed the first hurdle

The proposed legislation also includes tough penalties for the grooming of children.

# sex-crime - Friday 24 April, 2015

Three Indian police officers arrested for raping a model inside a police station

It is being reported locally today that the woman and her boyfriend also had €7,360 extorted from them.

# sex-crime - Thursday 11 December, 2014

This police video from Hungary is being slammed for blaming rape victims

The video shows a group of young women drinking and dressing up and suggest it encourages rape.

# sex-crime - Sunday 30 November, 2014

Appeal after sexual assault of woman (24) in Omagh walkway

The attack happened between 1am and 3am last night.

"Justice should heal" - Voices of sexual crime victims and perpetrators should be heard

UCD research argues for the benefit of restorative justice.

# sex-crime - Saturday 18 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Jennifer Lawrence joked about the nude photos, and some people are very angry J-law

Jennifer Lawrence joked about the nude photos, and some people are very angry

The actress has been accused of making transphobic comments.

# sex-crime - Friday 9 May, 2014

Partners or exes responsible for one quarter of sex attacks on women

Despite the prevalence of these attacks, there has been just one marital rape conviction in nearly a quarter of a century.

# sex-crime - Tuesday 29 October, 2013

Column: I was raped by my ex-boyfriend but I've taken back control of my life

Despite the dark road I travelled after being assaulted, I realised that I’m a young, intelligent woman with everything to live for – and I won’t let my attacker ruin my life for one second longer.

# sex-crime - Sunday 25 August, 2013

Police in India arrest fifth gang member suspected of gang-raping photographer

The crime reignited anger about women’s safety in India following a similar attack last year.

# sex-crime - Friday 16 November, 2012

Thai police capture serial underwear thief

It’s the second time the man has been found hoarding thousands of women’s undergarments this year.

# sex-crime - Monday 10 October, 2011

Call for creation of official sex offenders register

Independent TD Denis Naughten says address notification breaches by offenders shows system is not protecting children.