Rape claims linked to Australian parliament widen as new case comes to light

Alarm about the workplace culture at Australia’s Parliament heightened on Saturday amid claims that a former government adviser accused of raping a junior female colleague in the building had sexually assaulted another woman.Prime Minister Scott Morrison said he was extremely distressed by a report of the alleged assault on the second woman, adding that a lot of work had to be done to change the workplace culture.Morrison welcomed a decision by the first woman, former adviser Brittany Higgins,…