Italy’s top court rules physical appearance ‘irrelevant’ in rape cases

Italy’s top court rules physical appearance ‘irrelevant’ in rape cases

Italy's highest court has thrown out a ruling that a woman couldn't be a victim of rape because judges deemed her "too masculine" and "unattractive".

Anger in Italy as men cleared of rape because victim was ‘too masculine’

Anger in Italy as men cleared of rape because victim was ‘too masculine’

Why activists believe Italy’s divorce reforms would be terrible for women and children

Why activists believe Italy’s divorce reforms would be terrible for women and children

Verona defies Italy’s abortion law and declares itself a ‘pro-life city’

Verona defies Italy’s abortion law and declares itself a ‘pro-life city’

The long road to legal abortion in Italy – and why many women are still denied it

The long road to legal abortion in Italy – and why many women are still denied it

IN PICTURES: Italian women stage nationwide protests for equal rights

IN PICTURES: Italian women stage nationwide protests for equal rights

‘Ugly act’: Outrage in Italy over discovery of foetus graves marked with mothers’ names

‘Ugly act’: Outrage in Italy over discovery of foetus graves marked with mothers’ names