Swedish Left Party politician Barbro Sörman has suggested that it's "worse" when Swedish men rape women, than when immigrants do so.
Migrant teens walk free in Swedish ferry 'rape' case
- A prosecutor has said that she will not appeal a controversial court ruling which cleared four young men of gang-raping a woman on a student party cruise in Scandinavia.
"We have gone through the court verdict very carefully and have decided not to appeal. We don't think we would be successful in the appeals court," prosecutor Kristin Morén told the Dagens Nyheter newspaper on Friday.
The court cited video evidence and blood and urine samples taken hours after the event to argue that there was little evidence that the alleged victim had been drunk enough to be rendered "particularly vulnerable" or unable to "protect her sexual integrity".
The case was one of the most controversial alleged rape trials in Sweden this year, with many hitting out at the court's decision to free the teens.
The trial was one of a string of high-profile alleged sexual assault and harassment cases involving young immigrant men in Sweden this year, and had been seized upon by anti-immigrant and right-wing media.(Excerpt) Read more at: thelocal.se ...
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- An 18-year-old woman says she was raped by a group of migrant teenagers while staying in a supervised facility in Kent.