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Rape

  1. lawsuits
    Harvey Weinstein Sexually Assaulted 16-Year-Old, New Lawsuit ClaimsThe woman, identified as “Jane Doe,” is joining the expanding class-action lawsuit against the disgraced Hollywood mogul.
  2. the kavanaugh hearings
    Almost No One Is Falsely Accused of RapeWhy that “5 percent of rape allegations are false” figure is so misleading.
  3. sexual assault
    Woman Sues Cristiano Ronaldo, Claiming He Raped Her and Paid Her to Stay QuietOn Wednesday, he took to social media to deny the allegations, writing that he has a “clear conscious.”
  4. criminal justice system
    3 Women on What It Was Like to Testify at Their Sexual-Assault Hearings“If a friend were raped and asked me whether she should testify, I’d tell her: Don’t do it.”
  5. #believesurvivors
    Padma Lakshmi Explains Why She Stayed Silent After Being Raped As a Teenager“We have a lot to lose if we put a time limit on telling the truth about sexual assault.”
  6. sexual assault
    Padma Lakshmi Pens New York Times Op-Ed About Being Raped at 16“I didn’t report it. Not to my mother, not to my friends and certainly not to the police.”
  7. cosby sentencing
    Andrea Constand to Give Statement at Bill Cosby SentencingCosby faces up to 30 years in prison for drugging and sexually assaulting her in 2004.
  8. crime
    Six More Women Say They May Have Been Drugged, Raped by Doctor and GirlfriendProsecutors believe there could be many more victims after finding over 1,000 videos on the doctor’s phone.
  9. sexual assault
    Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter Won’t Be Charged in Rape CaseHe won’t face charges for the alleged attack on Melissa Schuman.
  10. rape
    Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter Won’t Be Charged in Rape CaseThe statute of limitations expired in 2013.
  11. sexual assault
    French Actor Gérard Depardieu Accused of Raping 22-Year-Old ActressA 22-year-old actress reportedly filed a formal complaint with Paris police against the French actor.
  12. sexual violence
    Nearly All Native Women in Seattle Survey Have Been Raped or Coerced Into SexIn a Seattle-based survey, 94 percent of Native American and Alaska Native women revealed they had experienced sexual violence at least once.
  13. sexual assault
    Life After Accusing Nick Carter of Rape Has Been Hell, Melissa Schuman Says“My abuser has a slew of fans, people who support him no matter what. And they’ve made it their life’s mission to destroy me.”
  14. #metoo
    Russell Simmons Says Anonymous Rape Accuser Made Allegations ‘for Publicity’He’s filing a $35,000 lawsuit against her.
  15. sexual assault
    Russell Simmons Says Anonymous Rape Accuser Made Allegations ‘for Publicity’He’s filing a $35,000 lawsuit against her.
  16. the brock turner case
    Brock Turner Loses Appeal, Remains Guilty of Sexual AssaultThree judges unanimously upheld all three counts against him.
  17. crime
    Man Who Allegedly Murdered a Nurse He Met on Tinder May Be a Serial KillerPolice have linked Danueal Drayton to multiple rapes and murders.
  18. sexual assault
    College Student Accused of Raping Woman After Quoting Donald TrumpHugo Penfold allegedly said “grab her by the pussy” before committing sexual assault.
  19. rape
    Yet Another Woman Accuses Russell Simmons of RapeThe granddaughter of publisher W.W. Norton alleges Simmons raped her in 1990.
  20. criminal justice system
    Is There Justice for Rikers Inmates Who Accuse Guards of Rape?The crime that is the women’s jail.
  21. Is There Justice for Rikers Inmates Who Accuse Guards of Rape?The crime that is the women’s jail.
  22. accusations
    Kesha Allegedly Told Lady Gaga That Dr. Luke Also Raped Katy PerryPerry has reportedly given a deposition in Luke’s defamation lawsuit against Kesha.
  23. crime
    The Courthouse Scene at Harvey Weinstein’s ArraignmentHe was quiet but apparently undaunted.
  24. the harvey weinstein case
    Harvey Weinstein Pleads Not Guilty to Rape ChargesHe appeared in New York court on Tuesday.
  25. justice
    Harvey Weinstein Indicted on Rape, Criminal Sex Act ChargesThe announcement comes just hours after Weinstein said he wouldn’t testify before a grand jury.
  26. crime
    Harvey Weinstein’s Lawyer Says Indictment on Rape Charges Is ‘Inevitable’The disgraced producer will not testify before a Manhattan Grand Jury about the rape charges against him.
  27. the harvey weinstein case
    Paz de la Huerta ‘Couldn’t Stop Crying’ After Harvey Weinstein’s Arrest“It should be a day of celebration, but I feel melancholic about it all.”
  28. crime
    Rape Survivor Awarded $1 Billion by JuryHope Cheston was raped by an armed security guard when she was 14.
  29. 13 Reasons Why Star Justin Prentice on Making a Villain for the #MeToo EraIn season two, Bryce Walker can’t hide from his horrific crimes.
  30. 13 Reasons Why Creator Defends Controversial Rape Scene in Season-Two Finale“We believe that talking about it is so much better than silence.”
  31. crime
    Rapper Young Lo ‘Vehemently Denies’ Raping Woman at Chris Brown’s HouseAnd he accused attorney Gloria Allred of exploiting the woman for her “public persona.”
  32. rape
    Beyoncé’s ‘Drunk in Love’ Producer Accused of Raping Two SingersBoth Bebe Rexha and Jessie Reyez also claim Detail attempted to assault them too.
  33. crime
    Highlights From the First Week of Bill Cosby’s RetrialCosby, 80, is facing three counts of felony sexual assault.
  34. campus rape
    Michigan State Student Sues School for Allegedly Discouraging Rape ReportThis is the latest in a string of sexual-abuse scandals for the university.
  35. books
    Junot Díaz Pens Essay About Childhood Sexual Abuse: ‘It F*cked Up My Whole Life’“I never told anyone what happened, but today I’m telling you.”
  36. politics
    Donald Trump Doubles Down on Unproven Claim About Immigrant Rape“Women are raped at levels that nobody has ever seen before.”
  37. lawsuits
    Russell Simmons Denies Rape Allegation, Demands Jury TrialJennifer Jarosik accused Simmons of sexually assaulting her in his home. She is suing him for $5 million.
  38. women of the world
    What It’s Like to Be an Anti-Rape Activist in a Extremely Conservative Country“If a woman in India is raped, it might take her up to 15 or 20 years to get any form of justice — if she even gets justice at all.”
  39. campus sexual assault
    Yale Student Found Not Guilty of Raping Classmate in Rare Campus-Assault TrialDefense attorneys repeatedly attempted to discredit the alleged victim for drinking and not wearing a more modest Halloween costume.
  40. power
    France Plans to Make 15 the Age of Sexual ConsentThe decision comes after two high-profile cases of adult men allegedly having sex with 11-year-old girls.
  41. 2018 oscars
    More Than 16,000 People Have Protested Kobe Bryant’s OscarThey signed a petition to revoke his nomination because of a past rape allegation.
  42. sexual assault
    Volleyball Coach Is Accused of Raping Girls, and His Wife Allegedly Bullied ThemRick Butler was once known as the “most powerful coach in youth volleyball.”
  43. the brock turner case
    Woman Pushing to Recall Brock Turner Judge Is Receiving Rape ThreatsBut law professor Michele Dauber isn’t backing down.
  44. apologies
    Quentin Tarantino Apologizes to Roman Polanski Victim: ‘I Was Ignorant’“Fifteen years later, I realize how wrong I was.”
  45. sexual assault
    Police Investigating Backstreet Boy Nick Carter After Rape Accuser Files ReportSanta Monica police confirmed that they are investigating a 2003 incident.
  46. rape
    Roman Polanski Rape Victim Says Tarantino Was ‘Wrong’ to Say She Wanted It“I hope he doesn’t make an ass of himself and keep talking that way.”
  47. A Comedian Is Suing UCB for ‘Reverse Gender Discrimination’ After Getting […]Back in August 2016, New York’s Upright Citizens Brigade theaters banned a comedian after multiple women came forward with rape allegations […]
  48. sexual assault
    Rose McGowan Alleges Statutory Rape by Another ‘Very Famous’ Hollywood Abuser“He worked for my rapist and won Oscars.”
  49. crime
    Man Gets Probation for Raping a 13-Year-Old Girl at Church CampIn the related civil case, the church’s attorneys want to question the victim about her “prior history of voluntary sexual activity.”
  50. bill cosby retrial
    Bill Cosby Lawyers Want Sexual-Assault Case Dismissed, Citing Withheld EvidenceCosby’s lawyers claim prosecutors destroyed evidence that could’ve helped prove his innocence.
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