https://www.reuters.com/article/us-japan-rape-law/with-flowers-and-personal-stories-japan-sexual-abuse-survivors-seek-reform-idUSKCN1TD0BE The reforms, however, left intact controversial requirements for prosecutors to prove that violence or intimidation was involved or that the victim was “incapable of resistance”. Recent acquittals has revived outrage over that legal standard, which means that not fighting back can make it impossible for prosecutors to prove rape.Continue Reading