What’s Current: Parole Board rules serial rapist John Worboys will stay behind bars

What’s Current is Feminist Current’s daily news roundup.

  • A British parole board has decided to overrule and reverse last year’s decision to grant parole to John Worboys — a cab driver who was convicted of sexually assaulting 12 women in 2008.
  • Thousands joined demonstrations across Norway on Saturday as part of nationwide backlash against proposals to tighten the country’s abortion laws.
  • In Colorado, Christopher Watts has been sentenced to three consecutive life terms and 84 additional years for the murders of his pregnant wife and two daughters. 
  • A recent surge in the number of trafficking victims brought to the UK has been linked to “sophisticated” Albanian gangs.
  • The Ontario PC Party passed a resolution to debate whether or not the party should support gender identity ideology.
Meghan McCarty
Meghan McCarty

Meghan McCarty is an undergraduate student and aspiring journalist living in the United States.

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