Quarter of adults think marital sex without consent is not rape, UK survey finds

//Quarter of adults think marital sex without consent is not rape, UK survey finds

Quarter of adults think marital sex without consent is not rape, UK survey finds

Campaigners say findings show large proportion of potential jurors are unclear about rape

Potential jurors hold “alarming” views about sexual violence, a major report into attitudes towards rape has revealed.

A survey commissioned by the End Violence Against Women Coalition found that a third of people in the UK think it isn’t usually rape if a woman is pressured into having sex but there is no physical violence.

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