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Riders who shot photos, video of Philadelphia train rape but didn't help victim could be charged

Several riders watched as a woman was raped Wednesday night on a train near Philadelphia, but they did not intervene or call police — and some, authorities have now said, even took pictures and videos while it happened.
1 month ago|Philadelphia, United States

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Charges unlikely for riders who saw Philadelphia train rape

Prosecutors pursuing the case against a man accused of raping a woman on a commuter train last week don’t anticipate charging fellow passengers for not intervening, a spokesperson for the suburban Philadelphia district attorney said. “It’s still an open investigation, but there is no expectation at this time that we will charge passengers,” said Margie McAboy, spokeswoman for the Delaware County District Attorney's office. In an emailed statem…

1 month ago|Los Angeles, United States
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Police warn charges possible for bystanders who failed to report rape

A woman was assaulted by another passenger and some riders may have filmed the incident, police say.

1 month ago|United Kingdom
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Philadelphia subway riders witnessed rape but did nothing, officials say

- The rape of a woman aboard a Philadelphia subway could have been stopped quickly if fellow passengers aiming their cell phones at the "horrendous criminal act" used them instead to call 911, officials said on Tuesday. The woman was raped shortly after 9 p.m. on Oct. 13 on a train run by Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), which provides public transportation

1 month ago|United Kingdom
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Charges unlikely for riders who didn't intervene in Philadelphia train rape

Prosecutors pursuing the case against a man accused of raping a woman on a commuter train last week don't anticipate charging fellow passengers for not intervening, a spokesperson for the suburban Philadelphia district attorney said.

1 month ago|Toronto, Canada
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Bystanders on Philadelphia train held up phones as woman was raped, police say

Police do not believe a single witness on the train dialed 911. They are investigating whether some bystanders filmed the assault.

1 month ago|Toronto, Canada
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Charges Unlikely For Riders Who Saw SEPTA El Train Rape, Prosecutors Say

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Prosecutors pursuing the case against a man accused of raping a woman on a commuter train last week don’t anticipate charging fellow passengers for not intervening, a spokesperson for the suburban Philadelphia district attorney said.“It’s still an open investigation, but there is no expectation at this time that we will charge passengers,” said Margie McAboy, spokeswoman for the Delaware County District Attorney’s office.Auth…

1 month ago|United States
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Rape on Philadelphia train was horrific, but experts say we're missing something in our outrage

For the majority of us, choosing to intervene means challenging a culture that normalizes, minimizes and excuses gendered violence

1 month ago|United States
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Pennsylvania train passengers used phones ‘to record rape’, authorities say

‘I can tell you that people were holding their phone up in the direction of this woman being attacked’

1 month ago|London, United Kingdom
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Train riders held up phones as woman was raped, police say

Authorities say a man charged with raping a woman on a commuter train just outside of Philadelphia harassed her for more than 40 minutes while multiple people held up their phones to seemingly record the assault without intervening

1 month ago|United States
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‘Passengers used phones to record rape’ on US train without intervening

A man charged with raping a woman on a commuter train just outside a US city harassed her for more than 40 minutes while multiple people held up their phones to seemingly record the assault without intervening, authorities said.

1 month ago|Ireland
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C 41%
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+15
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