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Home Mythology Orion Police Reports King Oinopion vs. Orion

Case File: King Oinopion vs. Orion

Police Reports

Case Description: Complainant (King Oinopion) accuses Defendant (Orion) of rape. King Oinopion of the island of Chios accused Orion of forcing himself on Merope, the king's daughter.

Case Status: Case closed. The king convicted the giant hunter and punished him for his crime by blinding him.

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