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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Although female undergraduates in institutions of higher learning are vulnerable to date rape due to lack of guidance from parents and significant others while on campus, their knowledge and perceptions relating to the deviant practice have not been well explored.
Date rape drugs include the three most common, GHB, which are odorless, colorless and tasteless according to the national Institute on drug abuse, making each of them difficult to ascertain.
According to its developers, the system identifies with 100% accuracy, without any false positives, the presence of harmful quantities of the most commonly used date rape drug, GHB, and of the second-most commonly used drug, ketamine.
Like Rohypnol, GHB is often used as a date rape drug.
The report by the Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS) painted the picture of a society lacking the legal framework to protect date rape victims and offering a poor and disorganised support network.
This study examined the attributions of responsibility for the parties involved in a date rape using a 2 x 2 between-subjects design.
Detectives who raided a village allotment recovered what they believe to be the biggest haul of a date rape drug ever seized in England.
POLICE are urging women out partying in Solihull's pubs and clubs to be on their guard against men spiking their drinks with the so-called date rape drug.
The use of date rape drugs is definitely a growing problem, and these tests need to be better promoted.
These presenters call a spade a spade: date rape, lesbian lust, sexual abuse for political gain.
RIVER City star Jenni Keenan Green has revealed her latest harrowing role - as a date rape drug victim.
From date rape to purse-snatching and kidnapping, chapters discuss why and how predators choose their targets--and what makes them 'soft' and desirable over others.