RAW: Missouri lawmaker mentions 'consensual rapes' during abortion bill debate

Rep. Barry Hovis, who represents the Cape Girardeau area, told the AP he meant to say "date rapes or consensual or rape." When pressed on whether that made sense in the context of the rest of his sentence, he said he believes there is no such thing as "consensual rape."
Published: 12:41 PM CDT May 19, 2019
Updated: 12:42 PM CDT May 19, 2019