'Days of Our Lives' storyline angers fans over question of sexual consent

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A "Days of Our Lives" storyline has sparked a heated debate about sexual consent. In a preview of an episode that aired Tuesday, a character, Abigail, develops dissociative identity disorder, and, as a result, a second personality. In the controversial scene, Abigail’s husband catches her being unfaithful — after switching into her other persona. Many people condemned the notion of a man having sex with a woman suffering from Dissociative Identity Disorder while she employed a different personality, due to her not truly being able to give her consent.

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