1. If you really believe that no physical coercion => definitely no rape, then you do not understand what consent is.
Originally Posted by NoC_T
2. Did you even read the story? The second paragraph says:
"Yes, he was her boyfriend. No, he hadn't pinned her down, or threatened violence. But Espinosa insists that he coerced her, psychologically and physically, into having sex against her will for most of their three-year relationship."
The FBI's definition of rape is “the penetration, no matter how slight, of the vagina or anus with any body part or object, or oral penetration by a sex organ of another person, without the consent of the victim.”