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Plans announced to improve rape case conviction rates

Plans aimed at improving the conviction rate for rape in courts in England and Wales are launched by the Director of Public Prosecutions..

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Government taking 'action' to support rape victims

The government is taking "significant action" to support rape victims and bring perpetrators to justice, Crime Prevention Minister Norman Baker has said.

"The new Rape Action Plan will aid the Government's drive to ensure that every report of rape is treated seriously and every victim is given the help they deserve."

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