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Spain's Congress passes bill qualifying all non-consensual sex as rape

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Spain's parliament votes to approve a bill that makes consent a key determinant in sexual assault cases. Bill seeks to tackle the nebulous definition of consent in Spanish law. The legislation traces its roots to the furor sparked by a gang-rape case during the San Fermin bull-running festival in Pamplona.
30 days ago·Madrid, Spain

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BBC News

Spanish MPs back 'only yes means yes' rape law - BBC News

The new legislation aims to make it easier for victims of sexual violence to prosecute attackers.

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Reuters

Spain's Congress passes bill qualifying all non-consensual sex as rape

Spain's lower house of parliament on Thursday passed a bill that qualifies all non-consensual sex as rape in response to social outrage after the so-called Wolf Pack case gave momentum to the women's rights movement in the country four years ago.

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The Guardian

Spanish parliament approves ‘only yes means yes’ consent bill

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NDTV

Spain Passes Bill Qualifying All Non-Consensual Sex As Rape

Spain's lower house of parliament on Thursday passed a bill that qualifies all non-consensual sex as rape in response to social outrage after the so-called Wolf Pack case gave momentum to the women's rights movement in the country four years ago.

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Spain: Parliament backs "Only yes means yes" consent bill

Spain’s parliament has voted to approve a bill that makes consent a key determinant in sexual assault cases, freeing victims of having to prove that violence or intimidation was used against them

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