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91. Court throws out sexual assault conviction

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/court-throws-out-sexual-assault-conviction

An elderly man serving jail time for sexually abusing his young granddaughter has won an appeal, with the Supreme Court overturning the sentence citing lack of a fair trial...

92. Supreme Court sends ‘pervert cop’ to jail

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-orders-‘pervert-cop-to-do-jail-time

The Supreme Court handed down a two year prison sentence to a police officer, who initially got one year suspended for sexually assaulting a female nurse in his hotel room...

93. Paphos man arrested on rape charges

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-man-arrested-on-rape-charges

A Paphos resident has been arrested for rape while another man is wanted by police, following a complaint filed last week by a foreign woman...

94. Child molester bill heads to Cabinet

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/child-molester-bill-heads-to-cabinet

A new tough bill on sex offenders is in the works that would give judges more leeway in setting terms for convicted child molesters who get out of jail, including where they can live and whether they can access online porn...

95. Man sentenced in teen bride kidnapping case

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-sentenced-in-teen-bride-kidnapping-case

A 21-year-old man in Nicosia got a suspended sentence in a bride kidnapping case involving a 13-year-old girl who claimed she was in love with him...

96. NGO says trafficking victims lack support

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/ngo-says-trafficking-victims-lack-support

Recent law enforcement operations against human and sex trafficking in Cyprus drew attention to a number of additional problems, including waning state support and landlords refusing to rent homes to trafficked women...

97. Man in north accused of raping daughter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-in-north-accused-of-raping-daughter

A father in the north has been remanded in custody following allegations that he raped his teenage daughter on multiple occasions....

98.  Nobel Peace Prize awarded to Denis Mukwege and Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nobel-peace-prize-awarded-to-denis-mukwege-and-nadia-murad-for-their-efforts-to-end-the-use-of-sexual-violence-as-a-weapon-of-war

99. Angry parent takes gun to school in the north

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/angry-parent-takes-gun-to-school-in-the-north

Teacher unions in the north are calling for safety measures in Turkish Cypriot schools, following an incident where an angry parent pulled a gun on a primary teacher during class...

100. Man gets eight years for raping stepdaughter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-gets-eight-years-for-raping-stepdaughter

A 40-year-old Larnaca resident was sentenced to eight years for sexually assaulting his teenage step daughter who has a mental disorder...

101. Greek Cypriot journalists reject bicommunal glossary

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/greek-cypriot-journalists-reject-bicommunal-glossary

The Cyprus Journalists Union has rejected a controversial bicommunal glossary, saying it acknowledges the good faith effort behind the project while finding the results unacceptable...

102. Cypriot says British officers raped her in 1956

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cypriot-says-british-officers-raped-her-in-1956

More allegations are piling up in an ongoing case in the UK against British forces, who are accused of torture and even rape during the Greek Cypriot insurgency between 1955 and 1959...

103. Larnaca man gets 12 years for sodomising step daughter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/larnaca-man-gets-12-years-for-sodomising-step-daughter

A Larnaca man was sentenced behind closed doors to twelve years for sodomising his step daughter when she was just twelve years old...

104. Teen gets eight years for raping girlfriend’s granny

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teen-gets-eight-years-for-raping-girlfriend-s-granny

A 17-year-old teenager from Nicosia was sentenced to eight years for raping his girlfriend’s 81-year-old grandmother, after she had told him off during an earlier incident...

105. Film producer Weinstein to surrender on sex assault charges

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/film-producer-weinstein-to-surrender-on-sex-assault-charges

Film producer Harvey Weinstein was expected to surrender to authorities in New York on Friday, months after he was toppled from Hollywood’s most powerful ranks by scores of women accusing him of sexual assault, a person familiar with the case said....

106. EU court upholds insecticide ban to save bees

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/eu-court-upholds-insecticide-ban-to-save-bees

An EU court upheld a partial ban on three insecticides known as neonicotinoids, saying that the European Commission had been right in 2013 to restrict their use to protect bees...

107. Bill Cosby once beloved 'America's Dad' convicted of sexual assault

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bill-cosby-once-beloved-america-s-dad-convicted-of-sexual-assault

Comedian Bill Cosby was convicted of drugging and sexually assaulting a onetime friend in 2004, marking the first such conviction of a celebrity since the #MeToo movement that has brought down rich and powerful men for their treatment of women...

108. Indian guru Asaram guilty of raping 16-year-old

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/indian-guru-asaram-guilty-of-raping-16-year-old

The case highlights the Indian heartland’s fascination with spiritual gurus, who wield immense influence for their ability to mobilise millions of adherents...

109. Nigeria's Boko Haram has abducted more than 1,000 children since 2013

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/nigeria-s-boko-haram-has-abducted-more-than-1-000-children-since-2013

One young woman, Khadija, now 17, who was abducted after a Boko Haram attack on her town, then locked in a room, forced to marry one of the fighters and repeatedly raped...

110. Sexual misdemeanours to become felonies

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/sexual-misdemeanours-to-become-felonies

New draft legislation in the works would modify four types of sexual offences, by changing them from a misdemeanor to a felony and increasing considerably the sentencing lengths. ...

111. Cyprus decriminalises early term abortion

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cyprus-decriminalises-early-term-abortion

A majority of MPs on Friday voted to decriminalise abortion by amending the island’s criminal code to make early-term pregnancy terminations risk-free. But more work is to be done in the House on additional legislation on a range of related issues....

112. Abusive woman is thrown off easyJet flight to Paphos

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/abusive-woman-is-thrown-off-easyjet-flight-to-paphos

British woman was headed on a girls' holiday from Manchester to Cyprus...

113. Cubs of the Caliphate

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/cubs-of-the-caliphate

There is little in the way of specialized care for them in Iraq, where the minimum age of criminal responsibility is nine...

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