'Denim Day' marks solidarity with abuse survivors

Many Bronx residents will be wearing denim in what marks the city?s First Annual Demin Day to support survivors of sexual assault and dating violence.

The movement began in Italy after a judge ruled that because a victim of rape helped her assailant remove her jeans; she participated in consensual sex.

An awareness event will be held at the Bronx County Courthouse beginning at 11 a.m.

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