A 51-year-old woman was sexually assaulted and robbed as she waited for a Bronx bus on Christmas morning, police said.
The news saddens me.It seems every day, every where, women are suffering sexual abuse and victimization at the hands of men. I was having a discussion about this the other day and was surprised to be told, when I said that I simply couldn't...Show More Summary
Oscar-winning film director Roman Polanski has lost his latest bid to dismiss a 1977 sexual assault conviction that spurred him to flee to Europe to avoid sentencing.
Free speech. College affordability. The value of a degree. Student athletes behaving badly. The seemingly dismal track record of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs). Administrative mishandling allegations of sexual assault. It was an up and down year for higher education, as each of these matters took a turn atop the 24-hour news cycle. Show More Summary
BREAKING: People still having, talking about sex in 2014. A lot, actually. Sex and sexuality are taking up an increasing amount of space in the cultural conversation, but I would argue it's merely taking up the amount of space in public thought that it has always occupied privately. Show More Summary
As the national conversation about campus sexual assault has grown louder and more urgent, one concept seems to keep popping up: bystander intervention, the idea of training people to step in to prevent dangerous situations from occurring, or to help out victims when they do.To take an unfortunately classic example, if a... More »
Post by Kiri Blakeley. A woman who says her stepfather and mother sexually abused her from the time she was 4 years old is speaking up and wants justice. Unlike many sexual crime victims, 40-year-old Stacey A. Spione wants her name and face used with her story, in order to give other victims of abuse the courage to come forward. Show More Summary
A Los Angeles judge rejected an effort by Roman Polanski to dismiss all sexual assault charges against the filmmaker in a three-decade-old case that spurred him to flee to Europe to avoid sentencing.
It was an eventful year for the U.S. military in 2014, with everything from a transition to a new Secretary of Defense, to controversies over veteran healthcare to sexual assault, to new global dynamics and regional conflicts.
A Los Angeles judge Wednesday rejected a new bid by Roman Polanski to dismissed a three-decade-old case in which the famed director fled to Europe to avoid sentencing in the sexual assault of a teenager, a court spokesman said.
Merry Christmas. Please have sexual dreams about our players. Love, Palermo. Now go to your room, lock the door and have a Merry Christmas.
Using the inherent jurisdiction against Child Sexual Exploitation: Birmingham City Council v Riaz & Ors, 15 December 2014, read judgment As prefigured on this Blog here, Keehan J has handed down a public Judgment explaining how he used the inherent jurisdiction of the High Court to make novel and far-reaching Orders against ten men. The inherent jurisdiction is […]
Talking about college sexual assault matters. Here's my story.
SHOCKER: Emails Show UVA Coordinator Hoped To Put ‘Positive People’ In Touch With Rolling Stone Reporter. “The emails, obtained by The Daily Caller through a Freedom of Information request, show UVA campus sexual assault awareness project...Show More Summary
More competition for Catholic priests:A 27-year-old man has been accused of sexually abusing two teenage boys during his time as a youth pastor at a Hillsboro [Oregon] church, police say.Dylan Ritterman was arrested Dec. 18 on allegations he "unlawfully touched" two boys, said Lt. Show More Summary
In the late summer of 2014, the international community watched helplessly as Islamic State (IS) unleashed widespread human rights abuses against civilians across Syria and Iraq, with little standing in its way. Among its actions were various forms of sexual abuse, initially directed against women...
Amid the more than 3,000 clemency petitions sitting on Gov. Pat Quinn's desk is a plea from Wilder "Ken" Berry, a 45-year-old single father who spent eight years in prison for a sexual assault he didn't commit.
In a search warrant affidavit filed by law enforcement in the investigation into sexual assault allegations against former 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald, it is alleged that 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was at McDonald’s house drinking vodka with his former teammate. Smith remains on probation for a previous DUI charge, which bars him from drinking alcohol and driving,…
I don't know a single interesting person who had a really good time during high school. For most of us, it was a cavalcade of junk food, sexual frustration, acne, and strange hobbies. For me, there was one redeeming thing: I discovered some of my favorite music for the very first time. Show More Summary