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  •  "Have sex with me or you are fired" or "Have (1+ / 0-)
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    Batya the Toon

    sex with me or I will share those incriminating photos I took of you with everyone".

    You have watched Faux News, now lose 2d10 SAN.

    by Throw The Bums Out on Sat May 04, 2013 at 02:59:40 AM PDT

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    •  Those aren't rape (0+ / 0-)

      They are crimes/torts, however. (Extortion).

      And deserve punishment. You just won't be convicted for rape.

      (-5.50,-6.67): Left Libertarian
      Leadership doesn't mean taking a straw poll and then just throwing up your hands. -Jyrinx

      by Sparhawk on Sat May 04, 2013 at 08:47:28 AM PDT

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      •  Whether it's the legal definition or not (0+ / 0-)

        if consent comes only with verbal threats of harm, whether or not the harm is physical violence, then morally speaking it's rape.  And it bloody well SHOULD BE in the legal definition, if it isn't.

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