“He lied about who he was. She agreed to have sex blindfolded. That doesn’t count as consent, rules Iowa’s Supreme Court.”

“He lied about who he was. She agreed to have sex blindfolded. That doesn’t count as consent, rules Iowa’s Supreme Court.” Stephen Gruber-Miller of The Des Moines Register has this report. And David Pitt of The Associated Press reports that “Man who tricked woman into blindfolded sex loses appeal.” You can access Friday’s 4-to-2 ruling of the Supreme Court of Iowa at this link. That court also posted online the briefs filed in the case and the oral argument video, which you can access via this link.

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