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Sexual Assault

  1. culture
    Everything That’s Happened Since Surviving R. Kelly Came OutFour additional women have come forward saying the singer sexually abused them.
  2. the law
    All Your Questions About R. Kelly’s Criminal Investigations, AnsweredThe singer has a long history of legal woes.
  3. the law
    Harvey Weinstein’s Lawyer Has Dropped Out of the CaseHe told Esquire that he can “take the abuse better than most.”
  4. 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.
  5. harvey weinstein
    Ashley Judd’s Sexual Harassment Claim Against Harvey Weinstein Tossed by JudgeBased on a revised California law that cannot be applied retroactively.
  6. #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.
  7. the law
    Harvey Weinstein Will Go On Trial in May, Lawyer SaysHis lawyers say “he has been forced to fend for himself.”
  8. the law
    Kevin Spacey Pleads Not Guilty at First Court Appearance for Sexual-Assault CaseHe never spoke.
  9. the law
    Kevin Spacey Pleads Not Guilty at First Court Appearance for Sexual-Assault CaseLater that day, he got pulled over for speeding.
  10. 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.
  11. #metoo
    Les Moonves Exiled to Megayacht in Wake of Sexual-Misconduct AllegationsTough.
  12. #metoo
    Kevin Spacey, Unsuccessful in His Attempt to Avoid Court, to Plead Not GuiltyA Massachusetts judge rejected the actor’s request to bypass a court appearance on Monday.
  13. local ghouls
    Kevin Spacey’s Cursed ‘Let Me Be Frank’ YouTube Video Has Its Own IMDb ProfileLike, comment, subscribe.
  14. kevin spacey
    Kevin Spacey Emerges to Hand-Deliver Pizza to Paparazzi Ahead of ArraignmentWhile wearing a hat that says “Retired since 2017.”
  15. the law
    Kevin Spacey Groping Video Obtained by PoliceThe assault took place at a Nantucket bar in 2016.
  16. The Changemakers: Inside the #MeToo and Time’s Up Revolutions“The most powerful tool that we have is our voice.”
  17. ho ho ho dear god no
    Kevin Spacey’s House of Cards Video Not Even the Worst Kevin Spacey News TodayThe actor was also charged with sexual assault in Massachusetts on Monday.
  18. weinstein case
    The Harvey Weinstein Case Is Going to TrialHis motion to dismiss was rejected.
  19. sexual assault
    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.
  20. 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.
  21. the law
    What You Need to Know About the Harvey Weinstein Case So FarEight key takeaways from the legal drama.
  22. exits
    Les Moonves Won’t Get $120 Million Severance From CBSAn investigation concluded he was fired with cause.
  23. exits
    Les Moonves Won’t Get $120 Million Severance From CBSAn investigation concluded he was fired with cause.
  24. sexual assault
    Weinstein Allegedly Claimed He Had Sex With Jennifer Lawrence During Assault“I have never had anything but a professional relationship with him,” the actress replied in a statement.
  25. 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.
  26. controversies
    Mario Batali’s Empire in the Wake of Mario BataliA year after allegations against him emerged, anyone who eats at Babbo is still filling his pockets.
  27. apologies
    Lena Dunham Apologizes to Actress Who Accused Girls Writer of Assault“There are few acts I could ever regret more in this life.”
  28. lawsuits
    Kesha and Lady Gaga Called Katy Perry ‘Mean’ for Not Denouncing Dr. LukeTheir text exchange was released in a new court filing.
  29. weinstein case
    Harvey Weinstein Was the Target of a ‘Media Assault,’ Lawyers SayThey claim he has faced a “terrible media onslaught.”
  30. crime
    Man Cites ‘Life Begins at Conception’ Law to Argue Rape Victim Wasn’t a ChildA Kansas man accused of raping a 15-year-old says that under a state abortion law, she’s not a child.
  31. #metoo
    WME and Ari Emanuel Tried to Keep Agent Who Assaulted Terry CrewsCrews reported the assault to Ari Emanuel in 2016.
  32. crime
    Les Moonves, Agent Tried to Silence Accuser With $1,500 Acting GigA new report reveals a sexual assault allegation from 1995.
  33. sexual assault
    Les Moonves, Manager Tried to Silence Accuser With $1,500 Acting GigA new report reveals a sexual assault allegation from 1995.
  34. sexual misconduct
    Luc Besson Faces 5 New Sexual-Misconduct AllegationsThe Valerian director has denied a rape allegation.
  35. power
    Christine Blasey Ford Speaks Out About the Threats She’s Faced“Words are not adequate to thank all of you who supported me,” she writes in her latest update on GoFundMe.
  36. sexual assault
    Harvey Weinstein Prosecutors Accuse Him of Creating ‘Public Circus’They have responded to his lawyer’s motion to dismiss.
  37. lawsuits
    Surviving the ‘Predators’ Club’Three prominent Dartmouth professors allegedly tormented their female students for over 15 years. Now the women are taking on the school.
  38. power
    How Did Larry Nassar Deceive So Many for So Long?Everyone believed the predatory trainer who may have just brought down USA Gymnastics.
  39. title ix
    The Most Terrifying Parts of Betsy DeVos’s New Sexual-Assault PolicyThe proposed regulations will make it easier for students accused of sexual assault to escape unscathed.
  40. sexual assault
    Bill Cosby Gets New Trial Date for Next Sexual-Assault LawsuitJudy Huth alleges Cosby sexually abused her at the Playboy Mansion in 1974 when she was 15.
  41. harvey weinstein
    Paz de la Huerta Files Sexual-Assault Suit Against Harvey WeinsteinShe previously accused him of raping her twice in New York City.
  42. lawsuits
    Yet Another Actress Is Suing Weinstein for Sexual AssaultBoardwalk Empire actress Paz de la Huerta says Weinstein raped her twice in 2010.
  43. the kavanaugh hearings
    Christine Blasey Ford Is Still Being Put Through HellShe’s had to move four times and hasn’t been able to return to her job.
  44. weinstein case
    Weinstein Lawyers Seek Case Dismissal, Citing Police ‘Misconduct’His lawyers argue that police “infected this case.”
  45. crime
    Director of Blue Is the Warmest Color Accused of Sexual AssaultAbdellatif Kechiche was accused of sexual assault by an unnamed woman in Paris.
  46. courts
    Harvey Weinstein Allegedly Assaulted a 16-Year-Old Model, New Lawsuit ClaimsShe claims he “wasted no time in aggressively and threateningly demanding sex.”
  47. 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.
  48. harvey weinstein
    Weinstein Accusers Share Their Stories in Trailer for The Reckoning“He left the room. This time he came back fully naked.”
  49. the cut on tuesdays
    The Rape List at Brown, 30 Years before Shitty Media MenOn this week’s episode of The Cut on Tuesdays podcast.
  50. books
    Moira Donegan, Creator of Media Men List, Signs Book DealIt’s described as a “primer on sexual harassment and assault as lived experience and moral and political challenge for feminists.”
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