That's why our new email newsletter will deliver a mobile-friendly snapshot of inews. Usually he's very good at getting a fair balance of different perspectives but it was mostly centred around an obvious creep, I had no sympathy and I didn't care for what excuses he had. This meant he was not allowed to be on the Yale campus or attend any of his classes. Plus, who is footing the bill for his lawyer? Read more: In truth, the key to the film came earlier: from the moment Khan took the young woman to his bed with the intention of having sex, even though she had twice been sick, he crossed a boundary. They then entered her room, where Saif said they had consensual sex during which she had vomited again. Interviews with the special administrators responsible for these independent university investigations will also feature in the documentary.
And as if he opened his statement in front of the tribunal with a poem hahaha, talk about deluded. Louis Theroux: The Night in Question About, follows Saif as he awaits the outcome of a university investigation. If the victim don't want to come forward and tell her side of the story, I think Theroux should have just moved on. Some people think that women can now just wake up and regret their decision, so decide to cry rape. If those standards need reform, fine, but have the debate there.
Some kind of violence or wrong act then you were confident enough to express yourself and why you feel it was wrong? Though Saif continuously pleads his innocence, Louis is drawn into an increasingly complex world, where separating fact from fiction becomes increasingly challenging. Like you have you to be powerful or you deserve what's coming to you? When Louis uncomfortably questions him about this, also showing him text messages he sent to his friends asking him to stalk the woman he allegedly raped, he became noticeably defensive, stating it was not his job to prove his innocence. Three years later, he was ; an allegation which he denied. She then woke up the next morning confused and saw two used condoms. The existence of these special administrations means that even if a defendant is found not guilty in court, they can be considered guilty by the university and will be put under investigation. The former friend alleged that Saif was very rough, and the woman even had to use her safe word which she said she never usually does.
In the end, all victims should be taken seriously. They are the ones whose life has come tumbling down. Of course, you can easily opt out at any time, but we're confident that you won't. Most of the men featured in the documentary have been cleared of any criminal doing in the eyes of the law, however, their colleges are still investigating whether they are allowed to return. Now that this has all started to change, people think this is the wrong course of action. Always message the mods instead of attacking users in public. Everyone, no matter what they were wearing or how drunk they were, deserves to be treated with respect, and in a way that does not harm their dignity.
He seems to have an awful lot of connections and money for an Afghan refugee. But alleged perpetrators believe the attempt to be more vigilant about rape and assault has turned into an overreaction that tramples on due process, and harms innocent people. Over the course of the programme, Louis comes face-to-face with a student who has been accused of raping another student. These are the same interests who are designing and maintaining a system to which student-consumers are hoped to remain in substantial debt for the rest of their lives. So you guys think he had that threesome or what? He will also meet the special administrators who are employed to prevent sexual harassment and sexual violence on college campuses.
This meant he was banned from campus and from attending any lectures. However, a conversation works both ways, and in order to be transparent about the serious problem of sexual assault on college campuses, we also need to talk to the people who commit the crime. I've been drinking with people who vomit easy, when they're not black out drunk, but in my experience they ain't close to sober either. Louis Theroux heads to American college campuses and comes face-to-face with students whose universities are accusing them of sexual assault. One of the stories shown in the hour-long documentary is that of a Yale student who was accused of rape.
Louis Theroux The Night in Question: Who is Saifullah Khan? If a crime has been committed, the standards and procedures of the criminal justice system must be preeminent. Witnesses confirm the victim was intoxicated, and if she did not say yes and give consent, then she was raped. In response, Khan has filled a suit against Yale, contesting the emergency suspension. This was infuriating to watch, and Raef is a complete piece of shit. This will feature the stories you need to know, as well as a curated selection of the best reads from across the site. It was like a child trying to weasel out of the accusations.
We mainly follow Saif Khan, a young man accused of raping a fellow female student at Yale. He was like a rabbit in headlights when being questioned about the three way and crying. That is what makes a great documentary! Louis Theroux: The Night in Question examines sexual consent and assault allegations at American universities. Khan may be many things the film ended on an ambiguous note : he was certainly no gentleman. This took over two years and, in March 2018, of sexual assault, reports the New York Times. Following the original court case, he was allowed to re-enrol at the university.
He was been accused of raping a student at the University in 2015, which the specialist administrators at the University were investigating independently when Theroux met Saif. Universities should not be allowed to operate a parallel system—particularly of lower evidentiary standards—no matter how much money their football program brings in. Saif has always denied all allegations of sexual assault against him. As the film progressed it seemed less like an investigation into attitudes surrounding consent and more like the careful unveiling of a sociopath. At the start of this journey, Louis meets a neuroscience major called Saif Khan, who has been accused of raping a fellow student.