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  • Police Investigate Alleged Rape
    Police Investigate Alleged Rape

    Common law defines rape as the unlawful compelling of a person through physical force, duress or undue influence to engage in sexual intercourse where consent of the victim is not given or where the ...

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  • Man Accused of Teen Rape
    Man Accused of Teen Rape

    Rape is the unlawful compelling of a person through physical force, duress, or undue influence to engage in sexual intercourse where consent of the victim is not given or where the victim is incapable ...

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  • Wayne County Sex Crimes
    Wayne County Sex Crimes

    The Times-Tribune reports that the Wayne County Court has sentenced an Oregon Township man to between 16 (minimum) and 35 (maximum) years in state prison for repeatedly sexually assaulting two girls, ...

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  • Thoughts from a Pocono Criminal Defense Lawyer
    Thoughts from a Pocono Criminal Defense Lawyer

    In the 1960s, Yale University psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted experiments aimed at measuring everyday people's willingness to perform violent acts against others when told to do so by an ...

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  • Pike County Child Pornography
    Pike County Child Pornography

    A local Roman Catholic priest is facing Pike County child pornography charges. The man, who served as an assistant pastor in different parishes and taught in several local Catholic schools, has worked ...

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  • ESU Rape Charges Untrue
    ESU Rape Charges Untrue

    The Pocono Record reports today that a young woman who claimed to have been raped at knifepoint at East Stroudsburg University (ESU) now admits she made up the incident to call attention away from her ...

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