FixedIt: there is no “sex” between priests and young boys

Echo posted a story about the conviction of another Catholic priest, John Patrick Casey, for raping and sexually abusing young boys. In the lead on their Facebook post, Echo said Casey “had sex with two boys”. No he didn’t. He raped them. Children cannot have “sex”. Sex requires consent, children cannot legally or morally give consent […]... Read More

FixedIt: she is not to blame for his choice to stalk, intimidate and threaten

The Daily Telegraph reported that 61 year old George Geoffrey Hicks, who detained his partner in his car against her will, threatened to kill her, threatened her job, monitored her phone and bugged her car was convicted on a number of domestic violence offences. The magistrate found his domestic violence was “at the higher end of […]... Read More

FixedIt: alleged sexual assault is not the same as being “kissed”

The ABC reported that a Sydney man was charged with stalk/intimidate with the intent to cause fear, trespass and common assault after he allegedly broke into the ABC Sydney studios, grabbed and assaulted presenter Genevieve Fricker. Kissing someone can be romantic, passionate, affectionate, sexual and loving. Assaulting someone is none of those things and is in […]... Read More