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The available evidence hasn't been withdrawn, the charge of rape has been withdrawn. The Swedish prosecutor is investigating the 'sexual harassment/unwanted sexual contact' allegations, and will tell us more this week.

There is nothing 'flimsy' about two witnesses alleging that crime. Eyewitness testimony is generally accorded a great deal of weight in any legal system I've ever heard of. Being taken seriously has long been a very sensitive issue for women alleging sexual assault and misconduct, and I'm hoping you'll keep that in mind in future comments.

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by fairleft (fairleftatyahoodotcom) on Tue Aug 24th, 2010 at 04:27:49 PM EST
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