Why Would a Rapist go Unpunished?

Why Would a Rapist go Unpunished?

The victim may choose not to report their rapist for a variety of reasons. Fear of not being believed Afraid of retaliation Shame or fear of being blamed Distrust of authorities Personal desire to protect the rapist because they might be damaged by being exposed. Dr....
Can a Person I Know be a Rapist?

Can a Person I Know be a Rapist?

Acquaintance rape occurs when someone you know or trust forces you to have sexual intercourse. The rapist can be a friend, family member, neighbor, or a co-worker. Acquaintance rape can happen on a first date, at a party or when you have been going out for a long...

Facts about Sexual Assault

Understand that sexual assault can happen to anyone of any age, gender, race, and socioeconomic background. It can happen at any time or place. Assailants may be strangers, acquaintances, friends, or family members. Perpetrators may use violence, threats, coercion,...
Dog & Animal Attacks

Dog & Animal Attacks

An animal attack can be a terrifying experience, potentially leaving the victim with serious injuries.

Projections of Drug, Alcohol, and Suicide rates

Projections of Drug, Alcohol, and Suicide rates

Suicide deaths increased by 28 percent between 2000 and 2015 to more than 44,000 deaths (as of 2015). Rural suicide rates are 40 percent higher than in metro areas. Ohio’s suicide death rate was 14.2 per 100,000 in 2015, which ranked 32nd highest.

Final Arguments: Psychological Analysis – Conditioning the Jury

Dr. Manges Ph.D. | Forensic Psychologist Conditioning the jury Life experience restricted by court sanctions will be the basis on which the jury will view and interpret the evidence before them. As jurors, their minds are not blank nor are they exclusively limited to...