California Nears Passage of ‘Affirmative Consent’ Rape Law

August 27, 2014

By Blake Neff at The Daily Caller

California is on the brink of enacting a new law which would require all colleges receiving money from the state to operate on an only “yes means yes” standard when evaluating claims of sexual assault.

The bill was passed by the state’s General Assembly by a decisive 52-16 vote. It previously passed the Senate in May, but will have to be re-approved due to a handful of amendments made to the bill. If it is once again approved, which is expected, it will go to the desk of Gov. Jerry Brown...

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