Tag Archives: Sexual Violence

Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence Occurs with Same-Sex Couples Too

Same-sex couples are very much like¬†heterosexual married couples. Once the hoopla of the wedding is over and the honeymoon phase has shifted away, they also have to work and invest a lot into keeping the spark alive.¬† Gay couples have an added incentive that can also bring more weight down on the shoulders of the relationship. The need to prove …

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Male on Male Sexual Violence

Male Survivors of Incest or other Sexual Assault It is estimated that 5-10% of reported cases of rape or sexual assault each year involve male victims (Scarce, 1997) . Some rape crisis centers see nearly equal numbers of girls and boys up to age 12. Researchers report one out of six boys will have been assaulted by age 16. Experts …

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