#Violence against women

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    French actor Godreche accuses second director of sex abuse while she was a minor

    French actor Judith Godreche Thursday accused director Jacques Doillon of sexually abusing her when she was 15, the second such…

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    World champion cyclist Rohan Dennis charged over death of wife, Olympian Melissa Hoskins

    Former world champion cyclist Rohan Dennis has been charged in connection with the death of his wife, Olympic cyclist Melissa…

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    Women’s rights and women wronged in 2023

    The year saw progress on women’s rights in some countries, such as Spain’s introduction of menstrual leave, France’s bid to…

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    Actor Jonathan Majors convicted of assaulting ex-girlfriend, dropped from Marvel film

    Actor Jonathan Majors, a rising Hollywood star who had been set to play the leading role in an upcoming Marvel…

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    France to review Gerard Depardieu’s Legion d’Honneur medal after assault allegations

    French actor Gerard Depardieu’s Legion d’Honneur medal is under review following a string of allegations about sexual aggression and a…

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    Focus – Evidence mounts of sexual crimes perpetrated by Hamas during Oct. 7 attack in Israel

    Back to homepage / Shows / Focus Issued on: 13/12/2023 – 10:55 05:55 FOCUS © FRANCE 24 Two months after…

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    Sarah Harte: Judges must be retrained to deal with domestic abuse sentencing

    More specifically, why do our courts hand down insultingly light sentences to men who commit life-changing crimes against women? A…

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    French police arrest yoga guru accused of sexual exploitation

    French authorities arrested the leader of a multinational tantric yoga organization Tuesday on suspicion of indoctrinating female followers for sexual…

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    Financial abuse in intimate relationships, a red flag for domestic violence

    Stealing money from bank accounts, forbidding or sabotaging work, controlling or unevenly splitting household expenses: financial abuse in intimate relationships persists in France. Often undetected,…

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    Thousands march in France to condemn violence against women

    Several thousand people marched in France on Saturday to condemn violence against women on the international day to combat the…

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