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Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Former Laker Coach Luke Walton Dropped

Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Former Laker Coach Luke Walton Dropped

At her request, former local sports reporter Kelli Tennant's lawsuit accusing ex-Lakers head coach Luke Walton of sexually assaulting her at a Santa Monica hotel was dismissed this week. Read full article: Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Former Laker...→

Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Former Laker Coach Luke Walton Dropped

Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Former Laker Coach Luke Walton Dropped

At her request, former local sports reporter Kelli Tennant's lawsuit accusing ex-Lakers head coach Luke Walton of sexually assaulting her at a Santa Monica hotel was dismissed this week. Read full article: Sex Assault Lawsuit Against Former Laker...→

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

The alleged victim, identified in court records by the initials "L.C.", said singer assaulted her during an appointment to braid his hair. Read full article: R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged s...→

Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse lawsuit under new state law

Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse lawsuit under new state law

3 former middle-schoolers who were abused by a teacher 20 years ago are allowed to sue under extended statute of limitations provided by AB 218, which took effect Jan. 1. Read full article: Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse ...→

Lawsuit Against North County Modeling Agency in Sexual Assault Case

The modeling agency that hired the photography is now accused in a new lawsuit. NBC 7 Investigates Mari Patyon has more.... A professional photographer is spending 25 years behind bars in California for sexually assaulting clients, some of whom were minors. But a newly filed lawsuit now puts blame on the modeling agency that once hired him for modeling shoots. Read full article: Lawsuit Against North County Modeling Ag...→

Newly released sex offender accused of sex assault on California bound bus

Newly released sex offender accused of sex assault on California bound bus

A sex offender recently released from an Iowa prison has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman on a Greyhound bus, Utah authorities said. Read full article: Newly released sex offender accused of s...→

Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsuit in 1999 sex abuse case

Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsuit in 1999 sex abuse case

Sean Lopez, a former Clement Middle School teacher, was convicted of 60 counts of child molestation in 2005 and sentenced to 74 years in prison. Read full article: Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsui...→

Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit over suspected sex crimes by former teacher

Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit over suspected sex crimes by former teacher

A San Jose-based law firm is suing the Palo Alto School of Rock for negligence in allowing a 35-year-old teacher to allegedly commit sex crimes against a 14-year-old girl.  Read full article: Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit...→

Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman

Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman

Federal officials on Tuesday blamed Mayor de Blasio for a fatal sex attack on a 92-year-old Queens woman — saying his “sanctuary city” policy kept the accused killer from being held for deportation… Read full article: Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex ass...→

Aurora child sex assault suspect may have other victims, police warn

Aurora child sex assault suspect may have other victims, police warn

Aurora police want Denver metro parents to ask their kids about possible contacts with a man charged with child sexual assault and exploitation of a teenage boy. Read full article: Aurora child sex assault suspect may hav...→

Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assault on Intoxicated Passenger

Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assault on Intoxicated Passenger

A former Uber driver was charged Friday with sexually assaulting a passenger as he drove her home from Tustin to Santa Ana. Amir Attia, 45, of Tustin could face up to six years behind bars if convicted of two felony counts of sexual penetration and two misdemeanor counts of sexual battery, according to prosecutors. Attia made his initial appearance in… Read full article: Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assa...→

Former Charles County JV wrestling coach charged with child sex abuse | WTOP

George Andrew Taylor, 34, who recently worked for two different public school systems in southern Maryland, is accused of child sex abuse. Read full article: Former Charles County JV wrestling coach...→

New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to file sex abuse claims even if the statute of limitations has expired in their states

New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to file sex abuse claims even if the statute of limitations has expired in their states

The lawsuit contends that the Boy Scouts of America has known since its early years that it attracted pedophiles into its ranks of adult leaders, yet avoided public acknowledgement of the dangers for decades. Read full article: New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to fi...→

Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets under way in New York

Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets under way in New York

According to the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles County prosecutors on Monday are expected to announce criminal charges against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, according to a law enforcement… Read full article: Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets ...→

Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse, where a judge and his lawyers were handling the final preparations for his high-stakes trial on charges of rape and assault. Read full article: Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court...→

Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrives at NYC Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrives at NYC Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers and a judge are handling the final preparations Monday for his trial on charges of rape and sexual assault. After more than two years since the allegations first came to widespread public attention and catalyzed the #MeToo movement, jury selection is scheduled to start this week. Weinstein, using a walker following a recent back surgery, arrived at… Read full article: Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrive...→

Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

The former St. Viator High School boys basketball coach who was already facing misdemeanor charges for texting underage students, was arrested last week on a new felony charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Read full article: Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new s...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Prosecutors dropped a case Wednesday accusing Kevin Spacey of groping a young man at a resort island bar in 2016, more than a week after the accuser refused to testify about a missing cellphone the defense says contains information that sup Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

A federal lawsuit filed by a massage therapist — who has since died — accusing actor Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting him in Malibu three years ago has been dismissed. Attorneys for the plaintiff’s estate filed papers in federal court in Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage.com to sell her is suing the founders of the site under New York’s Child Victims Act, which loosened the statute of limitations for child sex abuse. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in state court in Manhattan by Melanie Thompson, now… Read full article: NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketp...→

NY lawsuit targets shuttered sex marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage Read full article: NY lawsuit targets shuttered sex marketp...→

Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to pressure' her out of producing sex assault documentary

Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to pressure' her out of producing sex assault documentary

Russell Simmons tried to force Oprah Winfrey out of working on the documentary about his sexual assault allegations but it wasn't his efforts that caused her to ditch the project, the television icon has revealed. Read full article: Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to...→

Queens parents blast Carranza over school sex assault and other woes - amNewYork

BY JENNA BAGCAL A contentious education town hall for District 26 parents abruptly ended after about 30 minutes on Jan. 16 after Schools Chancellor Read full article: Queens parents blast Carranza over schoo...→

Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Charges Of Sex Acts With Underage Player He Coached

Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Charges Of Sex Acts With Underage Player He Coached

A Sebastopol tennis coach was arraigned in Sonoma County Superior Court Thursday on several counts of committing sexual acts with an underage girl he was coaching. Read full article: Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Cha...→

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

A Queen woman who works for JetBlue says she was sexually assaulted by a flight attendant after a night out with a few other coworkers — and the airline failed to take action even after its investigation substantiated her allegations, according to a lawsuit filed last week. The employee, only identified in the lawsuit as Jane Doe, is suing the… Read full article: Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airli...→

Penn State football coach James Franklin, players named in hazing lawsuit

Penn State football coach James Franklin, players named in hazing lawsuit

A former Penn State player claims in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday that he was subjected to violent and sexual hazing during his time with the Nittany Lions. Read full article: Penn State football coach James Franklin...→

Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seeking Additional Victims of Sex Assault Suspect

Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seeking Additional Victims of Sex Assault Suspect

Authorities are looking for additional victims of a man with an alleged history of approaching underage girls in Hollywood, who now stands accused of sexually assaulting a minor. Markell Rowland, 25, was arrested Nov. 5 and charged two days later with two counts of unlawful sexual intercourse and one count each of oral copulation of a person under 18, making… Read full article: Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seekin...→

Former California EMT sentenced for sex assault on 15-year-old girl in ambulance

Former California EMT sentenced for sex assault on 15-year-old girl in ambulance

A man convicted of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in an ambulance was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in a California prison. Read full article: Former California EMT sentenced for sex ...→

Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Prevented Future Sexual Assault by EMT

Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Prevented Future Sexual Assault by EMT

Allegations in a newly filed lawsuit suggest an ambulance company could have potentially warned future employers about the actions of an EMT, now convicted of sexually assaulting a teenage girl. Read full article: Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Pr...→

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the final... Read full article: Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead ...→

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the … Read full article: Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead ...→

Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

A former St. Viator High School coach and counselor who was already facing misdemeanor charges alleging he sent inappropriate text messages to teenage students now faces a felony sexual abuse of a minor charge. Read full article: Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Hollywood favorite Matthew McConaughey is getting into the fashion industry and it is all for a good cause.... 36-year-old Bobby Cook admitted to killing Pamela Chamberlain in Hollywood and was scheduled to testify Tuesday in the case against 38-year-old Sherard Adams, who is accused of hiring Cook to kill his former girlfriend. Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

An attorney for El Hefe said that a woman "became overly intoxicated" and "failed to take adequate and proper steps necessary to protect her own safety." Read full article: River North bar says woman was mostly re...→

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage.com to sell her is suing the founders of the site under New York’s Child Victims Act, which loosened the statute of Read full article: NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketp...→

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

Nurse Kristi Jarvis lost her job as coordinator for the sexual assault program at Hennepin Healthcare last spring. Now, her firing could reopen criminal cases. Read full article: WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner ...→

Man wanted in connection with NJ sex assault: police

Man wanted in connection with NJ sex assault: police

Authorities in Hudson County are looking for a man in connection with a sexual assault in Secaucus Wednesday. Read full article: Man wanted in connection with NJ sex ass...→

New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex Assault at Wedding Reception Gets Probation

New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex Assault at Wedding Reception Gets Probation

A man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage waitress at his wedding reception has been sentenced to probation. Matthew Aimers, 32, of Willingboro, New Jersey, pleaded guilty on Thursday to indecent exposure, disorderly conduct and simple assault. Under terms of a plea agreement, a judge in Pennsylvania sentenced Aimers to six years’ probation. The more serious charges of indecent assault,… Read full article: New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex A...→

Officials at troubled Queens school didn’t punish student for sex assault

Officials at troubled Queens school didn’t punish student for sex assault

Administrators at a top-tier but troubled Queens middle school didn’t punish a male student who sexually abused a classmate last year, the boy’s outraged parents told The Post this week… Read full article: Officials at troubled Queens school didn...→

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

A Queen woman who works for JetBlue says she was sexually assaulted by a flight attendant after a night out with a few other coworkers — and the airline failed to take action even after its investigation substantiated her allegations, accor Read full article: Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airli...→

Ex-Penn State football player makes disturbing allegations of hazing in lawsuit against university, coach

Ex-Penn State football player makes disturbing allegations of hazing in lawsuit against university, coach

Former Penn State football player Isaiah Humphries has sued the university, head coach James Franklin and an ex-teammate over disturbing allegations of hazing. Read full article: Ex-Penn State football player makes dist...→

NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman claims his ‘pants fell’ before alleged contact

NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman claims his ‘pants fell’ before alleged contact

The man accused of sexually assaulting and killing a 92-year-old woman in Queens claimed to cops that he’d been trying to help the old woman — but then he lost his balance, his belt broke, his pants fell down and his genitals accidentally came in contact with hers, it was revealed in court Friday. Read full article: NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92...→

Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex Assault of 6 Students

Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex Assault of 6 Students

A former high school teacher and coach was sentenced to six to 12 years in state prison for sexually abusing six students over a period of more than 10 years. Christian Willman, 40, of Coopersburg, was sentenced Tuesday in Bucks County after pleading guilty to several charges, including sexual assault and criminal solicitation by a sports official. Bucks County Judge… Read full article: Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex ...→

Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinstein Sex Assault Trial; See The Juror Questionnaire

Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinstein Sex Assault Trial; See The Juror Questionnaire

He is charged with assaulting two women, but since 2017 dozens more have publicly accused him of similar acts.  Read full article: Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinst...→

Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Boy Scouts Of America

Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Boy Scouts Of America

The lawsuit seeks to establish a venue for men across the U.S. to sue the Boy Scouts of America for allegedly failing to protect them from long-ago sexual abuse. Read full article: Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Bo...→

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Actors Rosanna Arquette, right, and Rose McGowan hug outside a Manhattan courthouse after the arrival of Harvey Weinstein, Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, in New York. Weinstein is on trial on charges of rape and sexual assault, more than two years a Read full article: Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead ...→

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the final preparations for his high-stakes trial... Read full article: Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead ...→

University of Missouri bungled sexual assault accusations against Terrence Phillips: lawsuit

University of Missouri bungled sexual assault accusations against Terrence Phillips: lawsuit

The University of Missouri mishandled its sexual misconduct investigation of former basketball player Terrence Phillips, a new lawsuit claims. The suit, filed Monday in US District Court in Missour… Read full article: University of Missouri bungled sexual as...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Although media coverage of the #MeToo movement has typically focused on public figures, the movement has also reshaped how companies handle and work to prevent sexual harassment allegations on a daily basis, with varying degrees of success, Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

A federal lawsuit filed by a massage therapist — who has since died — accusing actor Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting him in Malibu three years ago has been dismissed. Attorneys for the plaintiff’s estate filed papers in federal court in Los Angeles Monday stipulating to the dismissal. There was no indication of whether a financial settlement had been reached. Spacey’s attorney,… Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

The alleged victim, identified in court records by the initials "L.C.", said singer assaulted her during an appointment to braid his hair. Read full article: R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged s...→

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage.com to sell her is suing the founders of the site under New York’s Child Victims Act, which loosened the statute of Read full article: NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketp...→

NY lawsuit targets shuttered sex marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage Read full article: NY lawsuit targets shuttered sex marketp...→

Lawsuit Against North County Modeling Agency in Sexual Assault Case

The modeling agency that hired the photography is now accused in a new lawsuit. NBC 7 Investigates Mari Patyon has more.... A professional photographer is spending 25 years behind bars in California for sexually assaulting clients, some of whom were minors. But a newly filed lawsuit now puts blame on the modeling agency that once hired him for modeling shoots. Read full article: Lawsuit Against North County Modeling Ag...→

Man wanted in connection with NJ sex assault: police

Man wanted in connection with NJ sex assault: police

Authorities in Hudson County are looking for a man in connection with a sexual assault in Secaucus Wednesday. Read full article: Man wanted in connection with NJ sex ass...→

Queens parents blast Carranza over school sex assault and other woes - amNewYork

BY JENNA BAGCAL A contentious education town hall for District 26 parents abruptly ended after about 30 minutes on Jan. 16 after Schools Chancellor Read full article: Queens parents blast Carranza over schoo...→

Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsuit in 1999 sex abuse case

Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsuit in 1999 sex abuse case

Sean Lopez, a former Clement Middle School teacher, was convicted of 60 counts of child molestation in 2005 and sentenced to 74 years in prison. Read full article: Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsui...→

Officials at troubled Queens school didn’t punish student for sex assault

Officials at troubled Queens school didn’t punish student for sex assault

Administrators at a top-tier but troubled Queens middle school didn’t punish a male student who sexually abused a classmate last year, the boy’s outraged parents told The Post this week… Read full article: Officials at troubled Queens school didn...→

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

A Queen woman who works for JetBlue says she was sexually assaulted by a flight attendant after a night out with a few other coworkers — and the airline failed to take action even after its investigation substantiated her allegations, according to a lawsuit filed last week. The employee, only identified in the lawsuit as Jane Doe, is suing the… Read full article: Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airli...→

Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman

Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman

Federal officials on Tuesday blamed Mayor de Blasio for a fatal sex attack on a 92-year-old Queens woman — saying his “sanctuary city” policy kept the accused killer from being held for deportation… Read full article: Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex ass...→

Ex-Penn State football player makes disturbing allegations of hazing in lawsuit against university, coach

Ex-Penn State football player makes disturbing allegations of hazing in lawsuit against university, coach

Former Penn State football player Isaiah Humphries has sued the university, head coach James Franklin and an ex-teammate over disturbing allegations of hazing. Read full article: Ex-Penn State football player makes dist...→

Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seeking Additional Victims of Sex Assault Suspect

Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seeking Additional Victims of Sex Assault Suspect

Authorities are looking for additional victims of a man with an alleged history of approaching underage girls in Hollywood, who now stands accused of sexually assaulting a minor. Markell Rowland, 25, was arrested Nov. 5 and charged two days later with two counts of unlawful sexual intercourse and one count each of oral copulation of a person under 18, making… Read full article: Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seekin...→

Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assault on Intoxicated Passenger

Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assault on Intoxicated Passenger

A former Uber driver was charged Friday with sexually assaulting a passenger as he drove her home from Tustin to Santa Ana. Amir Attia, 45, of Tustin could face up to six years behind bars if convicted of two felony counts of sexual penetration and two misdemeanor counts of sexual battery, according to prosecutors. Attia made his initial appearance in… Read full article: Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assa...→

Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex Assault of 6 Students

Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex Assault of 6 Students

A former high school teacher and coach was sentenced to six to 12 years in state prison for sexually abusing six students over a period of more than 10 years. Christian Willman, 40, of Coopersburg, was sentenced Tuesday in Bucks County after pleading guilty to several charges, including sexual assault and criminal solicitation by a sports official. Bucks County Judge… Read full article: Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex ...→

Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Prevented Future Sexual Assault by EMT

Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Prevented Future Sexual Assault by EMT

Allegations in a newly filed lawsuit suggest an ambulance company could have potentially warned future employers about the actions of an EMT, now convicted of sexually assaulting a teenage girl. Read full article: Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Pr...→

New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to file sex abuse claims even if the statute of limitations has expired in their states

New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to file sex abuse claims even if the statute of limitations has expired in their states

The lawsuit contends that the Boy Scouts of America has known since its early years that it attracted pedophiles into its ranks of adult leaders, yet avoided public acknowledgement of the dangers for decades. Read full article: New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to fi...→

Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Boy Scouts Of America

Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Boy Scouts Of America

The lawsuit seeks to establish a venue for men across the U.S. to sue the Boy Scouts of America for allegedly failing to protect them from long-ago sexual abuse. Read full article: Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Bo...→

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the final... Read full article: Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead ...→

Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse, where a judge and his lawyers were handling the final preparations for his high-stakes trial on charges of rape and assault. Read full article: Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court...→

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the final preparations for his high-stakes trial... Read full article: Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead ...→

Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

A former St. Viator High School coach and counselor who was already facing misdemeanor charges alleging he sent inappropriate text messages to teenage students now faces a felony sexual abuse of a minor charge. Read full article: Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse...→

Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

The former St. Viator High School boys basketball coach who was already facing misdemeanor charges for texting underage students, was arrested last week on a new felony charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Read full article: Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new s...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Although media coverage of the #MeToo movement has typically focused on public figures, the movement has also reshaped how companies handle and work to prevent sexual harassment allegations on a daily basis, with varying degrees of success, Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Hollywood favorite Matthew McConaughey is getting into the fashion industry and it is all for a good cause.... 36-year-old Bobby Cook admitted to killing Pamela Chamberlain in Hollywood and was scheduled to testify Tuesday in the case against 38-year-old Sherard Adams, who is accused of hiring Cook to kill his former girlfriend. Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

A federal lawsuit filed by a massage therapist — who has since died — accusing actor Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting him in Malibu three years ago has been dismissed. Attorneys for the plaintiff’s estate filed papers in federal court in Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage.com to sell her is suing the founders of the site under New York’s Child Victims Act, which loosened the statute of limitations for child sex abuse. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in state court in Manhattan by Melanie Thompson, now… Read full article: NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketp...→

Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse lawsuit under new state law

Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse lawsuit under new state law

3 former middle-schoolers who were abused by a teacher 20 years ago are allowed to sue under extended statute of limitations provided by AB 218, which took effect Jan. 1. Read full article: Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse ...→

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

Nurse Kristi Jarvis lost her job as coordinator for the sexual assault program at Hennepin Healthcare last spring. Now, her firing could reopen criminal cases. Read full article: WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner ...→

Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to pressure' her out of producing sex assault documentary

Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to pressure' her out of producing sex assault documentary

Russell Simmons tried to force Oprah Winfrey out of working on the documentary about his sexual assault allegations but it wasn't his efforts that caused her to ditch the project, the television icon has revealed. Read full article: Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to...→

Newly released sex offender accused of sex assault on California bound bus

Newly released sex offender accused of sex assault on California bound bus

A sex offender recently released from an Iowa prison has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman on a Greyhound bus, Utah authorities said. Read full article: Newly released sex offender accused of s...→

New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex Assault at Wedding Reception Gets Probation

New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex Assault at Wedding Reception Gets Probation

A man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage waitress at his wedding reception has been sentenced to probation. Matthew Aimers, 32, of Willingboro, New Jersey, pleaded guilty on Thursday to indecent exposure, disorderly conduct and simple assault. Under terms of a plea agreement, a judge in Pennsylvania sentenced Aimers to six years’ probation. The more serious charges of indecent assault,… Read full article: New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex A...→

Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Charges Of Sex Acts With Underage Player He Coached

Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Charges Of Sex Acts With Underage Player He Coached

A Sebastopol tennis coach was arraigned in Sonoma County Superior Court Thursday on several counts of committing sexual acts with an underage girl he was coaching. Read full article: Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Cha...→

Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit over suspected sex crimes by former teacher

Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit over suspected sex crimes by former teacher

A San Jose-based law firm is suing the Palo Alto School of Rock for negligence in allowing a 35-year-old teacher to allegedly commit sex crimes against a 14-year-old girl.  Read full article: Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit...→

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

A Queen woman who works for JetBlue says she was sexually assaulted by a flight attendant after a night out with a few other coworkers — and the airline failed to take action even after its investigation substantiated her allegations, accor Read full article: Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airli...→

Penn State football coach James Franklin, players named in hazing lawsuit

Penn State football coach James Franklin, players named in hazing lawsuit

A former Penn State player claims in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday that he was subjected to violent and sexual hazing during his time with the Nittany Lions. Read full article: Penn State football coach James Franklin...→

Aurora child sex assault suspect may have other victims, police warn

Aurora child sex assault suspect may have other victims, police warn

Aurora police want Denver metro parents to ask their kids about possible contacts with a man charged with child sexual assault and exploitation of a teenage boy. Read full article: Aurora child sex assault suspect may hav...→

NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman claims his ‘pants fell’ before alleged contact

NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman claims his ‘pants fell’ before alleged contact

The man accused of sexually assaulting and killing a 92-year-old woman in Queens claimed to cops that he’d been trying to help the old woman — but then he lost his balance, his belt broke, his pants fell down and his genitals accidentally came in contact with hers, it was revealed in court Friday. Read full article: NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92...→

Former California EMT sentenced for sex assault on 15-year-old girl in ambulance

Former California EMT sentenced for sex assault on 15-year-old girl in ambulance

A man convicted of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in an ambulance was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in a California prison. Read full article: Former California EMT sentenced for sex ...→

Former Charles County JV wrestling coach charged with child sex abuse | WTOP

George Andrew Taylor, 34, who recently worked for two different public school systems in southern Maryland, is accused of child sex abuse. Read full article: Former Charles County JV wrestling coach...→

Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinstein Sex Assault Trial; See The Juror Questionnaire

Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinstein Sex Assault Trial; See The Juror Questionnaire

He is charged with assaulting two women, but since 2017 dozens more have publicly accused him of similar acts.  Read full article: Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinst...→

Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets under way in New York

Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets under way in New York

According to the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles County prosecutors on Monday are expected to announce criminal charges against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, according to a law enforcement… Read full article: Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets ...→

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Actors Rosanna Arquette, right, and Rose McGowan hug outside a Manhattan courthouse after the arrival of Harvey Weinstein, Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, in New York. Weinstein is on trial on charges of rape and sexual assault, more than two years a Read full article: Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead ...→

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the … Read full article: Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead ...→

Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrives at NYC Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrives at NYC Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers and a judge are handling the final preparations Monday for his trial on charges of rape and sexual assault. After more than two years since the allegations first came to widespread public attention and catalyzed the #MeToo movement, jury selection is scheduled to start this week. Weinstein, using a walker following a recent back surgery, arrived at… Read full article: Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrive...→

University of Missouri bungled sexual assault accusations against Terrence Phillips: lawsuit

University of Missouri bungled sexual assault accusations against Terrence Phillips: lawsuit

The University of Missouri mishandled its sexual misconduct investigation of former basketball player Terrence Phillips, a new lawsuit claims. The suit, filed Monday in US District Court in Missour… Read full article: University of Missouri bungled sexual as...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Prosecutors dropped a case Wednesday accusing Kevin Spacey of groping a young man at a resort island bar in 2016, more than a week after the accuser refused to testify about a missing cellphone the defense says contains information that sup Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

A federal lawsuit filed by a massage therapist — who has since died — accusing actor Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting him in Malibu three years ago has been dismissed. Attorneys for the plaintiff’s estate filed papers in federal court in Los Angeles Monday stipulating to the dismissal. There was no indication of whether a financial settlement had been reached. Spacey’s attorney,… Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

An attorney for El Hefe said that a woman "became overly intoxicated" and "failed to take adequate and proper steps necessary to protect her own safety." Read full article: River North bar says woman was mostly re...→

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged sex assault of hairdresser

The alleged victim, identified in court records by the initials "L.C.", said singer assaulted her during an appointment to braid his hair. Read full article: R. Kelly to face trial in 2003 alleged s...→

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage.com to sell her is suing the founders of the site under New York’s Child Victims Act, which loosened the statute of limitations for child sex abuse. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in state court in Manhattan by Melanie Thompson, now… Read full article: NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketp...→

NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage.com to sell her is suing the founders of the site under New York’s Child Victims Act, which loosened the statute of Read full article: NY Lawsuit Targets Shuttered Sex Marketp...→

Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse lawsuit under new state law

Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse lawsuit under new state law

3 former middle-schoolers who were abused by a teacher 20 years ago are allowed to sue under extended statute of limitations provided by AB 218, which took effect Jan. 1. Read full article: Redlands Unified slapped with sex abuse ...→

NY lawsuit targets shuttered sex marketplace Backpage

A woman who says she was exploited for years starting at age 12 by a sex trafficker who used the shuttered website Backpage Read full article: NY lawsuit targets shuttered sex marketp...→

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner Speaks Out On Why She Thinks She Was Fired

Nurse Kristi Jarvis lost her job as coordinator for the sexual assault program at Hennepin Healthcare last spring. Now, her firing could reopen criminal cases. Read full article: WCCO Exclusive: Ex-Sex Assault Examiner ...→

Lawsuit Against North County Modeling Agency in Sexual Assault Case

The modeling agency that hired the photography is now accused in a new lawsuit. NBC 7 Investigates Mari Patyon has more.... A professional photographer is spending 25 years behind bars in California for sexually assaulting clients, some of whom were minors. But a newly filed lawsuit now puts blame on the modeling agency that once hired him for modeling shoots. Read full article: Lawsuit Against North County Modeling Ag...→

Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to pressure' her out of producing sex assault documentary

Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to pressure' her out of producing sex assault documentary

Russell Simmons tried to force Oprah Winfrey out of working on the documentary about his sexual assault allegations but it wasn't his efforts that caused her to ditch the project, the television icon has revealed. Read full article: Oprah says Russell Simmons 'attempted to...→

Man wanted in connection with NJ sex assault: police

Man wanted in connection with NJ sex assault: police

Authorities in Hudson County are looking for a man in connection with a sexual assault in Secaucus Wednesday. Read full article: Man wanted in connection with NJ sex ass...→

Newly released sex offender accused of sex assault on California bound bus

Newly released sex offender accused of sex assault on California bound bus

A sex offender recently released from an Iowa prison has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman on a Greyhound bus, Utah authorities said. Read full article: Newly released sex offender accused of s...→

Queens parents blast Carranza over school sex assault and other woes - amNewYork

BY JENNA BAGCAL A contentious education town hall for District 26 parents abruptly ended after about 30 minutes on Jan. 16 after Schools Chancellor Read full article: Queens parents blast Carranza over schoo...→

New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex Assault at Wedding Reception Gets Probation

New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex Assault at Wedding Reception Gets Probation

A man accused of sexually assaulting a teenage waitress at his wedding reception has been sentenced to probation. Matthew Aimers, 32, of Willingboro, New Jersey, pleaded guilty on Thursday to indecent exposure, disorderly conduct and simple assault. Under terms of a plea agreement, a judge in Pennsylvania sentenced Aimers to six years’ probation. The more serious charges of indecent assault,… Read full article: New Jersey Groom Accused of Teen's Sex A...→

Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsuit in 1999 sex abuse case

Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsuit in 1999 sex abuse case

Sean Lopez, a former Clement Middle School teacher, was convicted of 60 counts of child molestation in 2005 and sentenced to 74 years in prison. Read full article: Redlands Unified braces for civil lawsui...→

Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Charges Of Sex Acts With Underage Player He Coached

Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Charges Of Sex Acts With Underage Player He Coached

A Sebastopol tennis coach was arraigned in Sonoma County Superior Court Thursday on several counts of committing sexual acts with an underage girl he was coaching. Read full article: Sebastopol Tennis Coach Arraigned On Cha...→

Officials at troubled Queens school didn’t punish student for sex assault

Officials at troubled Queens school didn’t punish student for sex assault

Administrators at a top-tier but troubled Queens middle school didn’t punish a male student who sexually abused a classmate last year, the boy’s outraged parents told The Post this week… Read full article: Officials at troubled Queens school didn...→

Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit over suspected sex crimes by former teacher

Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit over suspected sex crimes by former teacher

A San Jose-based law firm is suing the Palo Alto School of Rock for negligence in allowing a 35-year-old teacher to allegedly commit sex crimes against a 14-year-old girl.  Read full article: Palo Alto: School of Rock facing lawsuit...→

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

A Queen woman who works for JetBlue says she was sexually assaulted by a flight attendant after a night out with a few other coworkers — and the airline failed to take action even after its investigation substantiated her allegations, according to a lawsuit filed last week. The employee, only identified in the lawsuit as Jane Doe, is suing the… Read full article: Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airli...→

Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airline Did Nothing After She Reported Sex Assault by Coworker

A Queen woman who works for JetBlue says she was sexually assaulted by a flight attendant after a night out with a few other coworkers — and the airline failed to take action even after its investigation substantiated her allegations, accor Read full article: Crew Member Sues JetBlue, Alleging Airli...→

Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman

Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman

Federal officials on Tuesday blamed Mayor de Blasio for a fatal sex attack on a 92-year-old Queens woman — saying his “sanctuary city” policy kept the accused killer from being held for deportation… Read full article: Feds blame de Blasio for murder, sex ass...→

Penn State football coach James Franklin, players named in hazing lawsuit

Penn State football coach James Franklin, players named in hazing lawsuit

A former Penn State player claims in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday that he was subjected to violent and sexual hazing during his time with the Nittany Lions. Read full article: Penn State football coach James Franklin...→

Ex-Penn State football player makes disturbing allegations of hazing in lawsuit against university, coach

Ex-Penn State football player makes disturbing allegations of hazing in lawsuit against university, coach

Former Penn State football player Isaiah Humphries has sued the university, head coach James Franklin and an ex-teammate over disturbing allegations of hazing. Read full article: Ex-Penn State football player makes dist...→

Aurora child sex assault suspect may have other victims, police warn

Aurora child sex assault suspect may have other victims, police warn

Aurora police want Denver metro parents to ask their kids about possible contacts with a man charged with child sexual assault and exploitation of a teenage boy. Read full article: Aurora child sex assault suspect may hav...→

Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seeking Additional Victims of Sex Assault Suspect

Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seeking Additional Victims of Sex Assault Suspect

Authorities are looking for additional victims of a man with an alleged history of approaching underage girls in Hollywood, who now stands accused of sexually assaulting a minor. Markell Rowland, 25, was arrested Nov. 5 and charged two days later with two counts of unlawful sexual intercourse and one count each of oral copulation of a person under 18, making… Read full article: Do You Recognize This Man? Police Seekin...→

NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman claims his ‘pants fell’ before alleged contact

NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92-year-old woman claims his ‘pants fell’ before alleged contact

The man accused of sexually assaulting and killing a 92-year-old woman in Queens claimed to cops that he’d been trying to help the old woman — but then he lost his balance, his belt broke, his pants fell down and his genitals accidentally came in contact with hers, it was revealed in court Friday. Read full article: NY man held in murder, sex assault of 92...→

Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assault on Intoxicated Passenger

Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assault on Intoxicated Passenger

A former Uber driver was charged Friday with sexually assaulting a passenger as he drove her home from Tustin to Santa Ana. Amir Attia, 45, of Tustin could face up to six years behind bars if convicted of two felony counts of sexual penetration and two misdemeanor counts of sexual battery, according to prosecutors. Attia made his initial appearance in… Read full article: Former Uber Driver Charged with Sex Assa...→

Former California EMT sentenced for sex assault on 15-year-old girl in ambulance

Former California EMT sentenced for sex assault on 15-year-old girl in ambulance

A man convicted of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl in an ambulance was sentenced Thursday to 10 years in a California prison. Read full article: Former California EMT sentenced for sex ...→

Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex Assault of 6 Students

Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex Assault of 6 Students

A former high school teacher and coach was sentenced to six to 12 years in state prison for sexually abusing six students over a period of more than 10 years. Christian Willman, 40, of Coopersburg, was sentenced Tuesday in Bucks County after pleading guilty to several charges, including sexual assault and criminal solicitation by a sports official. Bucks County Judge… Read full article: Ex-Pa. Teacher, Coach Sentenced for Sex ...→

Former Charles County JV wrestling coach charged with child sex abuse | WTOP

George Andrew Taylor, 34, who recently worked for two different public school systems in southern Maryland, is accused of child sex abuse. Read full article: Former Charles County JV wrestling coach...→

Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Prevented Future Sexual Assault by EMT

Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Prevented Future Sexual Assault by EMT

Allegations in a newly filed lawsuit suggest an ambulance company could have potentially warned future employers about the actions of an EMT, now convicted of sexually assaulting a teenage girl. Read full article: Lawsuit: Ambulance Company Could Have Pr...→

Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinstein Sex Assault Trial; See The Juror Questionnaire

Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinstein Sex Assault Trial; See The Juror Questionnaire

He is charged with assaulting two women, but since 2017 dozens more have publicly accused him of similar acts.  Read full article: Jury Selection Underway In Harvey Weinst...→

New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to file sex abuse claims even if the statute of limitations has expired in their states

New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to file sex abuse claims even if the statute of limitations has expired in their states

The lawsuit contends that the Boy Scouts of America has known since its early years that it attracted pedophiles into its ranks of adult leaders, yet avoided public acknowledgement of the dangers for decades. Read full article: New lawsuit could allow boy scouts to fi...→

Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Boy Scouts Of America

Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Boy Scouts Of America

The lawsuit seeks to establish a venue for men across the U.S. to sue the Boy Scouts of America for allegedly failing to protect them from long-ago sexual abuse. Read full article: Sex Abuse Lawsuit Filed In DC Against Bo...→

Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets under way in New York

Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets under way in New York

According to the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles County prosecutors on Monday are expected to announce criminal charges against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, according to a law enforcement… Read full article: Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial gets ...→

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the final... Read full article: Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead ...→

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead of sex assault trial

Actors Rosanna Arquette, right, and Rose McGowan hug outside a Manhattan courthouse after the arrival of Harvey Weinstein, Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, in New York. Weinstein is on trial on charges of rape and sexual assault, more than two years a Read full article: Harvey Weinstein appears in court ahead ...→

Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse, where a judge and his lawyers were handling the final preparations for his high-stakes trial on charges of rape and assault. Read full article: Video: Harvey Weinstein Arrives at Court...→

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the … Read full article: Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead ...→

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead of sex assault trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein and several of the women who have accused him of sexual misconduct converged Monday at the New York City courthouse where a judge and his lawyers handled the final preparations for his high-stakes trial... Read full article: Harvey Weinstein arrives at court ahead ...→

Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrives at NYC Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrives at NYC Court Ahead of Sex Assault Trial

Harvey Weinstein’s lawyers and a judge are handling the final preparations Monday for his trial on charges of rape and sexual assault. After more than two years since the allegations first came to widespread public attention and catalyzed the #MeToo movement, jury selection is scheduled to start this week. Weinstein, using a walker following a recent back surgery, arrived at… Read full article: Harvey Weinstein, Using a Walker, Arrive...→

Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

A former St. Viator High School coach and counselor who was already facing misdemeanor charges alleging he sent inappropriate text messages to teenage students now faces a felony sexual abuse of a minor charge. Read full article: Ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse...→

University of Missouri bungled sexual assault accusations against Terrence Phillips: lawsuit

University of Missouri bungled sexual assault accusations against Terrence Phillips: lawsuit

The University of Missouri mishandled its sexual misconduct investigation of former basketball player Terrence Phillips, a new lawsuit claims. The suit, filed Monday in US District Court in Missour… Read full article: University of Missouri bungled sexual as...→

Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new sex abuse charge

The former St. Viator High School boys basketball coach who was already facing misdemeanor charges for texting underage students, was arrested last week on a new felony charge of aggravated criminal sexual abuse. Read full article: Accused ex-St. Viator coach facing new s...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Although media coverage of the #MeToo movement has typically focused on public figures, the movement has also reshaped how companies handle and work to prevent sexual harassment allegations on a daily basis, with varying degrees of success, Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Prosecutors dropped a case Wednesday accusing Kevin Spacey of groping a young man at a resort island bar in 2016, more than a week after the accuser refused to testify about a missing cellphone the defense says contains information that sup Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Hollywood favorite Matthew McConaughey is getting into the fashion industry and it is all for a good cause.... 36-year-old Bobby Cook admitted to killing Pamela Chamberlain in Hollywood and was scheduled to testify Tuesday in the case against 38-year-old Sherard Adams, who is accused of hiring Cook to kill his former girlfriend. Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

A federal lawsuit filed by a massage therapist — who has since died — accusing actor Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting him in Malibu three years ago has been dismissed. Attorneys for the plaintiff’s estate filed papers in federal court in Los Angeles Monday stipulating to the dismissal. There was no indication of whether a financial settlement had been reached. Spacey’s attorney,… Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of Malibu Sex Assault Dismissed

A federal lawsuit filed by a massage therapist — who has since died — accusing actor Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting him in Malibu three years ago has been dismissed. Attorneys for the plaintiff’s estate filed papers in federal court in Read full article: Lawsuit Accusing Actor Kevin Spacey of M...→

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

River North bar says woman was mostly responsible for sex assault

An attorney for El Hefe said that a woman "became overly intoxicated" and "failed to take adequate and proper steps necessary to protect her own safety." Read full article: River North bar says woman was mostly re...→