10 Jul '11, 1am

What The Jamie Leigh Jones Verdict Says About Rape Culture | Care2 Causes

What The Jamie Leigh Jones Verdict Says About Rape Culture | Care2 Causes

This is one of those posts that I started, and stopped, and started all over again. It’s a post that has to be written but one I could barely bring myself to write. Jamie Leigh Jones lost her rape case against Charles Boartz and KBR . It’s a tragic story and a stark reminder that for women, becoming sexual prey, and then later vilified for speaking out, is unfortunately just part of life. Jones was working for the Iraq war contractor when she claimed she was drugged and then brutally gang-raped. Jones blacked out, woke up bruised and bleeding and then when she reported the attack to her employer was locked in a shipping container and denied food and water for at least 24 hours. The main attacker named in the complaint defended the case by saying the sex he had with Jones, while she was unconscious, was consensual. And it was enough for a Houston jury to believe. To beat th...

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