ERIC Number: EJ475466
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Date and Acquaintance Rape: The Legal Point of View. Part 2. Reform of Rape Laws and Alternatives to Criminal Prosecution.
Julian, Frank H.
College Student Affairs Journal, v12 n2 p9-17 Spr 1993
Second article in two-part series on date and acquaintance rape examines modern reforms in rape laws and alternatives to criminal prosecution. Explains the Rape Shield Law, designed to prevent victim's sexual history from being used against her to prove promiscuity, tendency to lie, or low moral character. Other common statutory revisions are reviewed as well. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - General; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A