World / Crime & Legal Aug 2, 2020

U.K. Conservative MP arrested over rape allegations

An MP and former minister from Britain's ruling Conservative Party has been arrested after a parliamentary aide accused him of rape, sexual assault and coercive control, according to reports Saturday. The politician was not named but the Metropolitan Police said in a statement that it ...

Asia Pacific / Crime & Legal Apr 14, 2020

Sexual assault case in China sparks outrage

A high-profile sexual assault investigation in China has prompted many to come forward online with similar experiences of abuse in a country where it remains tough to get justice for such crimes. A prominent Chinese lawyer who sat on the board of telecoms equipment maker ...