Rape is carnal Knowledge of a female by force and without consent.
Atticus, what's rape?
You take that back Cecile Jacobs!!
Scout's father is a N---ger lover.
Tom, did you rape Mayella Ewell?
Scout and Jem, and their father Atticus, and their mother like figure, Calpurnia, live in the town of Maycomb, where they met a kid named Dill one summer. When dill comes along, they start getting interested in a neighbor's house. That neighbor's name is Boo Radley.
Tom Robinson is wrong fully accused of rapping Bob Ewell's daughter, Mayella. Atticus is asked to represent him in court.
During the time that Scout and Jem's father is representing Tom Robinson, they have been getting mean and racist comments from some of the kids in Maycomb.
Later on in the book, Jem and Scout and Dill sneak into the courthouse to see Tom Robinson's trial.
A couple hours later after Tom was convicted and sent to the electric chair, he tried to escape, but was gunned down.
Near the end of the book, Scout and Jem are returning home from a school play. Scout and jem were attacked by Bob Ewell and saved by Boo Radley.