Legal Theory 2 (3):175-208 (1996)

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Joan McGregor
Arizona State University
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A little more than two years ago, a Texas woman, faced with a knife-wielding intruder demanding sex from her, tried to talk her attacker into wearing a condom to protect herself against the possibility of contracting AIDS. A grand jury refused to indict the man because jurors believed that the woman's act of self-protection implied that she had consented to sex.
Keywords Rape  Consent
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DOI 10.1017/S1352325200000483
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