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A woman in South Korea who was imprisoned for biting the tongue off her alleged rapist more than five decades ago is now seeking a retrial.
In 1964, then 18-year-old Choi Mal-ja was sentenced to six months in prison for committing “grievous bodily harm” against the 21-year-old man identified only as Roh.
An Indonesian doctorate student is now being shamed as the “world’s worst rapist” after being convicted of 159 sex-related offenses in the U.K.
Reynhard Sinaga, 36, was sentenced to life with a minimum of 30 years for his crimes — which included 136 rapes — against 48 men over a period of two-and-a-half years.
A pair of male K-pop idols received prison sentences on Friday for raping women who were too drunk to resist.
Singer-songwriter Jung Joon-young, 30, was sentenced to six years behind bars, while former F.T. Island member Choi Jong-hoon, 29, was sentenced to five years, the Korea Times reported.
A 13-year-old boy from Dalian, Liaoning province, China did not face criminal charges for raping and brutally killing a 10-year-old girl.
According to the Dalian public security bureau on Thursday night, the boy, identified only by his surname Cai, confessed to the crime, China Daily reported.
An influential businessman in central China was executed on Tuesday for the rape of 25 underage girls.
From June 2015 to January 2017, Zhao Zhiyong, 49, victimized minors from four middle schools in Weishi county, Henan province with the help of several accomplices.
The woman who accused JD.com founder Richard Liu of rape has filed a lawsuit against him this past Tuesday.
Liu Jingyao, a Chinese national studying at the University of Minnesota, claims that the tech entrepreneur forced himself upon her after a lavish dinner party in late August.
A Filipino Catholic priest was arrested in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on Monday for raping a minor about five years ago.
Armand Garcia, who turned himself to authorities, reportedly recorded the sex act with the teenage girl, reports NBC Philadelphia.
A young Chinese woman has been rescued after being held captive in a man’s apartment as a sex slave for six years.
The unnamed victim, who was found and rescued by her mother earlier this year, had recently been revealed to have given birth to children fathered by her captor and his son.
A male dog passed away after being subjected to mutilation, torture and rape by four unidentified suspects in India.
Succumbing to the injuries he sustained from the criminal acts, the dog, named Courage, died in his sleep on Wednesday, according to animal welfare non-government organization Animals Matter To Me (AMTM).
Thai police apprehended an HIV-positive, high-ranking soldier on Wednesday for allegedly raping an estimated 75 teenage boys.
Army sergeant major Jakkrit Khomsing is accused of luring his victims, age 13-18, using a false profile on the gay dating app “Blued,” reports Coconuts Media.
A judge in Queensland, Australia was so horrified by a video of a 44-year-old man raping a 2-year-old girl in Thailand that adjourned the case for a full three days.
Judge Leanne Clare watched footage of Jason Daron Mizner’s crimes as part of evidence shown to the Brisbane District Court.