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Sexual Assault

  1. power
    Judge Resigns After Saying an Alleged Rapist Was ‘From a Good Family’“This young man comes from a good family … He is clearly a candidate for not just college but probably for a good college.”
  2. crime
    After a 15-Year-Old Girl Reported Sexual Assault, Her Detective Abused HerAn L.A. County sheriff’s detective pleaded guilty to abusing the underage girl whose sexual-assault case was assigned to him.
  3. the epstein case
    At Least a Dozen More Women Say Jeffrey Epstein Sexually Abused ThemMany of them were underage at the time of the alleged abuse.
  4. e. jean carroll
    Two Women Come Forward to Corroborate E. Jean Carroll’s Accusation Against TrumpBoth women were Carroll’s colleagues in media in the ‘90s.
  5. power
    New York Times Says It Made a Mistake With E. Jean Carroll’s StoryThe executive editor admits the paper’s coverage of serious rape allegations against Trump was “overly cautious.”
  6. politics
    Democratic Presidential Candidates Respond to New Rape Allegation Against TrumpThey were asked to respond to E. Jean Carroll’s accusation and weigh in on whether Congress should get involved.
  7. first person
    Donald Trump Assaulted Me, But He’s Not Alone on My List of Hideous Men“I made a list of hideous men in my life. It includes the president — who assaulted me in the dressing room of Bergdorf Goodman 23 years ago.”
  8. sexual assault
    Cuba Gooding Jr. Hit With New Sexual-Assault AllegationClaudia Oshry accused Gooding of inappropriately touching her when she was 16.
  9. sexual assault
    Cuba Gooding Jr. Charged With Forcibly Touching Woman at NYC BarHe pleaded not guilty over the Saturday night incident.
  10. the art world
    Artist Apologizes Over Tone-Deaf #MeToo Piece at Art BaselAndrea Bowers used a graphic photo of a sexual-assault survivor in her $300,000 piece without the woman’s consent.
  11. crime
    Emily Doe, the Woman Brock Turner Assaulted, Is Writing a MemoirThe Stanford rape survivor will “share her experience in emotional, honest and eloquent detail.”
  12. sexual assault
    Ellen DeGeneres’s Mom ‘Regrets’ Not Believing Her About Sexual Abuse“If someone in your life has the courage to speak out, please believe them.”
  13. crime
    Bus Driver Who Admitted to Raping 14-Year-Old Girl Will Spend No Time in JailThe judge considered him a low-risk offender because he has no prior arrests and only assaulted one victim.
  14. sexual assault
    40 Years After Crimes, Man Charged With 100 Counts of RapeThe victims were all under the age of 13.
  15. sexual assault
    Former Assistant Sues Flaunt Magazine for Sexual Harassment and AssaultJoseph Dalla Betta accused the CEO and editor-in-chief of groping and hitting them while they worked for the magazine.
  16. crime
    A Woman Was Raped by a Man Pretending to Be Her Uber DriverDetails of the December crime have been released following the death of a University of South Carolina student.
  17. crime
    David Blaine Faces Two New Sexual-Assault AccusationsThe department has reportedly taken statements from two women.
  18. #metoo
    What Was the Washington Post Afraid Of?About to publish an investigation of a powerful executive’s alleged sexual misconduct, the newspaper pulled back. Irin Carmon tries to understand why.
  19. power
    Justin Fairfax Accuser Describes Alleged Sexual Assault in Detail“It was like I had just walked into a trap,” Vanessa Tyson told Gayle King in her first televised interview.
  20. #metoo
    ‘Disgraced’ Director Exiled to Lavish Parisian Birthday PartyA year after six women accused him of sexual misconduct, Brett Ratner seems to be doing just fine.
  21. crime
    JetBlue Pilots Accused of Drugging and Raping 3 Crew MembersThe women say they reported the assaults to JetBlue, but that no action was taken against the pilots.
  22. power
    Republican State Representative Resigns After Being Accused of Sexual AssaultRepresentative Brian Ellis was accused of having sex with a woman against her will while she was blacked out.
  23. power
    Police Officer Accused of Kidnapping Several Women, Coercing Them Into SexEverything we know about the case against Officer Andrew Mitchell so far.
  24. crime
    Two Cops Accused of Raping Teen Have Their Charges Dropped“It’s just a horrible message that they won’t prosecute a rape case against cops.”
  25. controversies
    Mario Batali Has Given Up Ownership of His RestaurantsEight months after execs at his restaurant group said he would do so.
  26. abortion rights
    11-Year-Old Rape Victim Given C-Section After Being Denied AbortionOne of the doctors who performed the C-section says she “almost became sick” when she first saw the girl.
  27. sexual assault
    R. Kelly Accused of Sexual Misconduct With Two More Underage WomenThe two women claim he sexually assaulted and harassed them in a hotel in 1995.
  28. power
    Justin Fairfax’s Accuser Says Sexual Violence Is ‘Killing’ WomenDr. Vanessa Tyson spoke about #MeToo at her first public appearance since coming forward with her allegations against the lieutenant governor.
  29. culture
    6 Women Accuse Extra Host A.J. Calloway of Sexual AssaultFour of the women allege that they were raped.
  30. politics
    A Second Woman Is Accusing Virginia Lieutenant Governor of Sexual AssaultJustin Fairfax faces a second sexual assault allegation as scandal continues to engulf Virginia politics.
  31. crime
    Nursing Facility Unit Will Shut Down After Incapacitated Woman Gave BirthLast month, police arrested a 36-year-old nurse who worked there on suspicion of raping and impregnating the woman.
  32. politics
    A Comprehensive Guide to the Scandals Engulfing Top Virginia PoliticiansFrom the racist yearbook photo to sexual-assault allegations.
  33. power
    Virginia Lieutenant Governor’s Accuser Releases Statement“I cannot believe, given my obvious distress, that Mr. Fairfax thought this forced sexual act was consensual.”
  34. what?
    Power Walking Cured Liam Neeson’s Racism, According to Liam Neeson“Two hours every day, to get rid of this.”
  35. politics
    AOC Will Stand With Sexual-Assault Survivors at the State of the UnionShe’s bringing an activist who confronted Senator Jeff Flake about Kavanaugh as her guest.
  36. the bachelor
    The Bachelor Got Talking About Sexual Assault Right for OnceCaelynn Miller-Keyes opened up to Colton Underwood about being sexually assaulted in college.
  37. lawsuits
    Google Won’t Disclose Names of ‘Sh*tty Men in Media’ List ContributorsAn attorney for the tech giant called the request “overbroad” and “invalid.”
  38. bryan singer
    Bryan Singer Will Still Direct Red Sonja Despite New Allegations of Sexual AbuseA producer referred to the accusations as “fake news.”
  39. covington catholic high school
    Fox News Compares Judging MAGA Teens to Judging Rape VictimsDuring a segment discussing Covington High School, host Greg Gutfeld tried to turn Nick Sandmann into a victim.
  40. bryan singer
    Director Bryan Singer Hit With 4 New Sexual-Assault AllegationsThe Atlantic spoke to over 50 people, many of whom allege Singer and his friends groomed teen boys.
  41. culture
    Everything That’s Happened Since Surviving R. Kelly Came OutFour additional women have come forward saying the singer sexually abused them.
  42. crime
    Woman in Vegetative State Gives Birth, Prompting Sexual-Assault InvestigationPolice are now seeking DNA samples from male staff at the nursing home where she’s been a long-term patient.
  43. #metoo
    Police Quietly Closed Sexual-Assault Investigations Into Mario Batali Months AgoThe NYPD closed its investigations into three sexual-assault claims against the chef last summer, according to a new report.
  44. the law
    Kevin Spacey Pleads Not Guilty at First Court Appearance for Sexual-Assault CaseHe never spoke.
  45. r. kelly
    What to Know About Surviving R. KellyThe new Lifetime docuseries features testimony from survivors and those in the R&B singer’s inner circle.
  46. #metoo
    Les Moonves Exiled to Megayacht in Wake of Sexual-Misconduct AllegationsTough.
  47. The Changemakers: Inside the #MeToo and Time’s Up Revolutions“The most powerful tool that we have is our voice.”
  48. amber heard
    Amber Heard on Death Threats: ‘I Had to Change My Phone Number Weekly’In an op-ed for the Washington Post, the actor describes the death threats she received after speaking about domestic abuse.
  49. exits
    Les Moonves Won’t Get $120 Million Severance From CBSAn investigation concluded he was fired with cause.
  50. campus sexual assault
    Ex-Frat President Accused of Rape Given $400 Fine, No Prison TimeThis is at least the third time the judge has given probation to a man accused of sexually assaulting a Baylor student.
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