(See Mickey Finn.) However, in the mid-1990s law enforcement agencies began to see a pattern of women having been surreptitiously drugged for the purpose of sexual assault and rape, particularly through the use of date rape drugs: odorless, tasteless incapacitating drugs that may produce anterograde amnesia.The female victim, typically enjoying an alcoholic drink in a relaxed environment, would find herself suddenly losing awareness of her surroundings.
Drug facilitated sexual assault (DFSA), also known as predator rape, is a sexual assault (rape or otherwise) carried out on a person after the person has become incapacitated due to being under the influence of any mind-altering substances, such as having consumed alcohol or been intentionally administered another date rape drug.
Researchers have found that alcohol facilitated rape is the most common form of sexual violence against women Sexual assaults of men and women who have voluntarily consumed alcohol or drugs is common and not new, being mentioned in the 1938 film Pygmalion.
It is also not new to slip something into somebody's drink to incapacitate them.
Wilco is taking a stand against Indiana’s new Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
On Monday, the Chicago alternative rock band tweeted exactly why they would be canceling their Indianapolis tour date.
The cancellation is in protest of the recently enacted Indiana law that critics say could allow businesses to discriminate against gay and lesbian patrons.
“Hope to get back to the Hoosier State someday soon, when this odious measure is repealed,” they added.
“Refunds available at point of purchase.” Wilco was originally set to play May 7 at the Murat Theatre at Old National Centre.
Last Thursday, Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed the bill into law, which he says is intended to keep the government from infringing on a business owner’s religious beliefs.