Assange: would the rape allegation also be rape under English law?

Many people confidently assert that the rape allegation in Sweden against Julian Assange would not be an allegation of rape under English law. Assange’s legal team argued this point at both the Magistrates’ Court and on appeal at the High Court.  Ther submission was that “Offence 4” (the fourth of the four alleged offences).  Offence … Read more