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Abused And Betrayed

How Prosecutors Changed The Odds To Start Winning Some Of The Toughest Rape Cases

A rape case 25 years ago revolutionized justice for people with intellectual disabilities. They were "unwinnable" rape cases, until prosecutors figured out the secret.

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Homeland Security Secretary Says She 'Did Not Hear' Trump Use 'That' Vulgar Word

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These are some of the books from the study. From left: The Cat That Eats Letters by Ge Jing. The Foolish Old Man Who Removed The Mountain by Cai Feng. The Jar of Happiness by Aisla Burrows. from left: Shandong Education Press; Shanghai people's Fine Arts Publishing House; Child's Play International. hide caption

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from left: Shandong Education Press; Shanghai people's Fine Arts Publishing House; Child's Play International.

What's The Difference Between Children's Books In China And The U.S.?

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Bunch of Keys Mr. Scruff
In All the Wrong Places Kero One & Hero One
In the Morning Natural-Self
Dorks Aesop Rock

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How Prosecutors Changed The Odds To Start Winning Some Of The Toughest Rape Cases

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Faded Alan Walker
U Can't Save Me
Chasing Clouds Kinobe

Clarinetist and band leader Benny Goodman, photographed in 1959, made history as the first musician to perform jazz with an integrated band in Carnegie Hall in 1938. Central Press/Getty Images hide caption

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How Benny Goodman Orchestrated 'The Most Important Concert In Jazz History'

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SING, SING, SING (WITH A SWING) BENNY GOODMAN
R.S.B.D Takuya Kuroda
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We Shall Be Found Dreems, Jagma
Hot In The Shade Poolside

Johnathon Shillings (left), 28, just completed a five-year sentence and was reunited with his 8-year-old daughter, Victoria. Macario Gonzales, 27, shown with his 2-year-old daughter, Mackelsey, has just started to serve a seven-year sentence in Texas state prison. Courtesy of Johnathon Shillings and Macario Gonzales hide caption

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How To Parent From Prison And Other Advice For Life Inside

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Count Your Blessings Hint
So Good Johnny Stimson

Gospel singer and four-time Grammy Award winner Edwin Hawkins died Monday at the age of 74. Joel Clifton/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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The Boundary-Breaking Success Of Edwin Hawkins' 'Oh Happy Day'

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Oh Happy Day Edwin Hawkins
Look Kev Brown
Paranoid Remix Damu The Fudgemunk
Salvadanio Skalpel
The Hustle Alan Wilkis