There’s A Major Loophole In Rape Cases Involving Alcohol & New York Is Taking A Stand
This means that currently, a person who consumes alcohol or drugs “involuntarily” is more protected legally if they are attacked that someone who is intentionally drinking or consuming drugs. Although the laws of consent aren’t so black and white, this definition has made it, in the past, very difficult for many survivors of rape to establish their cases as far as consent. Cuomo now wants to change that legislation under the definition of “mentally incapacitated.”

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