Sexual Arousal and the Law

Eugene Volokh wonders, “Why do we treat unwanted touching of some parts of the body different from unwanted touching of other parts of the body? . . . And why do we treat being nude or having sex in front of unconsenting others as a crime?”

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James Joyner
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James Joyner is Professor and Department Head of Security Studies at Marine Corps University's Command and Staff College and a nonresident senior fellow at the Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security at the Atlantic Council. He's a former Army officer and Desert Storm vet. Views expressed here are his own. Follow James on Twitter @DrJJoyner.