Article: Is video footage of your sexual assault what it takes to get justice?

August 15, 2017by Jane Gilmore

How might a woman make sure her rapist will be convicted for the crime he committed? Either get him to wear a GoPro when he commits the rape, or hope the rape is violent enough to leave her with serious physical injuries (and get those injuries recorded in a hospital within 24 hours). Otherwise, chances are pretty slim.

If you think that sounds revolting and incredibly unjust, you’d be right. Unfortunately, it’s also true.

Read the full article on the Sydney Morning Herald

© Jane Gilmore 2014