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  •  Exactly. (2+ / 0-)
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    Tonedevil, LaraJones

    The GP argument would be like saying "Theft is based upon a physical act that is presumed legal", that is, giving someone money or property.

    The double standard so many have for rape is really overwhelming.   Arguments they would never apply to any other crime, they apply to rape.

    And the legal system generally applies standards to rape that it would never apply to other crimes.

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