Not much is known about the app, other than it wants to keep "creepy guys and cheesy pickup lines" to a minimum. Former Tinder executive Whitney Wolfe left the company she helped build earlier this year, filing an ugly sexual harassment lawsuit against the hookup app's cofounders. Show More Summary
The law would criminalize acts of lying or coercion to get sex and treat them as rape cases
Sexual assault accusations against Bill Cosby just keep piling up as two more women speak out against the beleaguered comedian. The first, former aspiring actress Renita Chaney Hill, alleges in… READ ON
Man freed after serving nearly 40 years in prison for a double murder he says he didn't commit, has been convicted of sexually assaulting two children
It’s a legal longshot, but an actress who has accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault four decades ago is planning to sue him.
Since Rolling Stone's incredibly damning story about a gang rape at University of Virginia came out last week, the school has spent a lot of time explaining its response to sexual assault. The school has released a total of 11 statements...Show More Summary
Gainesville police on Sunday arrested 58-year-old Phuc Kieu on charges of sexual assault, kidnapping and robbery. In an email with the subject line, “Not a name to Phuc around with,” my tipster points out that “the Gainesville Sun took the extra step of noting that it verified attempted rape suspect Phuc Kieu with the local … Read More
Taking things to the next legal level, Bill Cosby accuser Louisa Moritz says she’s hoping to put together a class-action lawsuit against the “Cosby Show” star. According to TMZ, Ms. Moritz, who has accused Cosby of sexually assaulting...Show More Summary
A Dallas-area Richardson High School English teacher was arrested and charged with sexual assault this weekend after his 16-year-old student reported that he was harassing her via text and email. James Quigley, 34, tried to convince the student to sign a written contract promising her good grades for sex, according to cops. Read more...
An exclusive analysis for ThinkProgress finds that 43 sexual harassment cases were thrown out because of Vance v. Ball State University. The post Here Are All The Cases Of Sexual Harassment Thrown Out Because Of One Supreme Court Decision appeared first on ThinkProgress.
The allegations against Bill Cosby continue to mount. Renita Chaney Hill, an aspiring actress who met the comedian during the '80s when she was just a teenager, claims she was sexually assaulted by him for YEARS. [ Related: Man Who Helped Bring Bill's Women To Him Finally Speaks Out ] On Friday, Renita spoke to CBS Pittsburgh about [...]
Earlier this year Tinder co-founder Whitney Wolfe left the company after launching a sexual harassment lawsuit because in which she claimed co-founder Justin Mateen stripped of her credit because he believed her age and gender would be harmful to the brand. Show More Summary
This is a guest post by Gretchen Wallace, founder and president of Global Grassroots, and Lisa Summers, Global Grassroots volunteer. Global Grassroots is a Segal Family Foundation partner. To our Western eyes, the pit latrines at Byimana...Show More Summary
[caption id="attachment_69750" align="aligncenter" width="480"] This is a tapeworm via The New Scientist[/caption] Wall Street and Silicon Valley companies pay their interns crazy salaries that are most of what we make in a year. According to vocativ, the global trading firm Jane Street pays interns ten thousand and four hundred dollars per month. Show More Summary
A New Jersey lawmaker has introduced a bill that would make lying in order to obtain sexual favors from another person “sexual assault by fraud,” the Star-Ledger reports. According to the bill introduced by Assemblyman Troy Singleton (D-Burlington), the crime of “sexual assault by...
Things are looking a little bleak for Bill Cosby. Not only have a growing number of women come out to accuse the comedian of sexually assaulting them, but one of the alleged victims is looking to wrangle everyone together to file a joint lawsuit. [ Related: ?Law & Order Actress Says Bill Inappropriately Touched Her ] Louisa Moritz, [...]
An American Jesuit appointed by Pope Francis to oversee the prosecution of priests accused of sexually abusing minors allowed a Chicago priest to remain in the ministry for years after learning of his history of sexual abuse towards young teenage men, reports The Boston Globe. The Rev. Robert J....
Former model Jewel Allison is the latest woman to accuse the comedian of sexually assaulting her
Earlier this year, Tinder co-founder Whitney Wolfe left the company after launching a sexual harassment lawsuit against her colleagues. One of the allegations leveled was that co-founder Justin Mateen stripped her of her credit because her age and...
Here are the disturbing stories from all the people who have accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexual misconduct thus far.