date rape

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date rape

1. the act or an instance of a man raping a woman while they are on a date together
2. an act of sexual intercourse regarded as tantamount to rape, esp if the woman was encouraged to drink excessively or was subjected to undue pressure
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Chester campaigner Sara Hindley, 41, founded date-rape awareness website www.
Crying date-rape next morning is simply an excuse to disguise their own drunken stupidity.
But Dr Jim Campbell, a forensic expert who does work for the foundation, said today that fry-type cigarettes alone were unlikely to supplant current date-rape drugs.
Last week a survey of pubs and clubs in Essex revealed that eight out of every 200 drinks had been spiked with 'roofies' or date-rape drugs.
She added: "We wholeheartedly support anything that raises awareness and minimises drug date-rape.
Graham Rhodes, head of the Roofie Foundation, named after the nickname for a date-rape drug, hit out at the drinks industry for not showing the same support as they have for the drink-drive campaign.
A GOVERNMENT blitz has been declared on date-rape drugs after warnings that sex attackers are killing women by spiking their drinks.
VENTURA - A judge on Tuesday gave nearly half of cosmetics heir Andrew Luster's $1 million bail to three women he raped and videotaped after knocking them unconscious with the date-rape drug GHB.
A NEW device to protect women from date-rape drugs has been launched by a Midland inventor in time for the Christmas party season.
DRUG dealers are openly selling the date-rape drug Rohypnol on the streets of Dublin for just pounds 3 a tablet - as rape crisis centres report a huge increase in attacks.
Time has moved on and the police now recognise the date-rape phenomenon.