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dc.contributor.authorDeGennaro, Marken_US
dc.date.accessioned2013-02-14T20:14:59Z
dc.date.available2013-02-14T20:14:59Z
dc.date.issued1985en_US
dc.identifier.citation18 Creighton L. Rev. 1113 (1984-1985)en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10504/39576
dc.description.abstractINTRODUCTION|In recent years, a judicial recognition of a prisoner's right to be free from sexual attacks by fellow inmates has become firmly established in the federal courts of appeals. It is now generally accepted that homosexual rape runs rampant throughout American penal institutions. Breeding on youth and infirmity, homosexual rape has been described as the most significant manifestation of prison unrest and violence. Outside prison walls, it is regarded as one of the most degrading and disgusting crimes against an individual's bodily integrity. Yet inside prison walls, homosexual rape is often unreported and allowed to continue. As one commentator suggests: "[P]rison rape is still the most closely guarded secret activity of American prisons."...en_US
dc.publisherCreighton University School of Lawen_US
dc.titlePrisoner's Right to Be Free from Sexual Abuse - An Expanding Role for Federal Courts, Aen_US
dc.typeJournal Articleen_US
dc.rights.holderCreighton Universityen_US
dc.description.volume18en_US
dc.publisher.locationOmaha, Nebraskaen_US
dc.title.workCreighton Law Reviewen_US
dc.description.note1984-1985en_US
dc.description.pages1113en_US


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