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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.

Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen looks on during a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill Tuesday. Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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

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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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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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Been There: Lessons From A Shared Experience

How To Parent From Prison And Other Advice For Life Inside

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How To Parent From Prison And Other Advice For Life Inside

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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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