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Sexual Assault

  1. #metoo
    Chinese Canadian Pop Star Kris Wu Detained on Suspicion of RapeAccusations of sexual misconduct from more than 24 of Wu’s alleged victims have sparked a major Me Too moment in the Chinese entertainment industry.
  2. crime
    They Thought They Were Lucky to Get an AppointmentDr. Joseph Silverman was renowned for treating young girls with anorexia. But patients in his care allege he raped them repeatedly.
  3. lawsuits
    Esmé Bianco Sues Marilyn Manson for Sexual Assault and BatteryHis lawyers called the allegations a conspiracy “to monetize and exploit the Me Too movement.”
  4. first person
    I Still Worry That I’ll Be NextA lifetime of being taught to fear sexual assault didn’t make it easier for me to call what happened by its name.
  5. power
    Washington Post Sued for Gender DiscriminationReporter Felicia Sonmez says she was banned from covering sexual misconduct after going public with her own assault allegations.
  6. the law
    Keith Raniere Sentenced to 120 Years in NXIVM Sex Cult CaseHe has now been ordered to pay $3.46 million to his victims.
  7. crime
    Bill Cosby Is Reportedly Already Planning His Comeback TourAccording to his publicist, “The world wants to see Mr. Cosby.”
  8. trailer mix
    Relive the Fall of Butt Rock with HBO’s Woodstock 99 DocHell hath no fury like dehydrated Limp Bizkit fans.
  9. the huxtables
    Oh, Phylicia Rashad Wants Us to Forget She Celebrated Bill Cosby’s ReleaseShe initially cheered that “a terrible wrong is being righted,” and has since sent an apology letter to Howard University students and parents.
  10. power
    ‘We Gave It Our Best Shot’Four of Bill Cosby’s accusers react to the news of his release from prison.
  11. power
    Who Our Legal System ServesFour years into the Me Too movement, we still don’t do enough to support women who come forward.
  12. power
    When Is It Enough?Bill Cosby’s overturned conviction is a reminder that the legal system remains stacked against accusers.
  13. sexual violence
    The Worst Reaction to Bill Cosby’s Release So FarPhylicia Rashad, Cosby’s former co-star, tweeted her support after the actor’s sexual-assault conviction was overturned.
  14. crime
    Bill Cosby Has Been ReleasedAfter serving just over two years of his prison sentence, his sexual-assault conviction has been overturned by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
  15. lawsuits
    Kesha Has Won a Major Victory in Ongoing Legal Battle With Dr. LukeKesha will be allowed to use recent anti-SLAPP laws.
  16. the law
    All Your Questions About Bill Cosby’s Overturned Verdict, AnsweredHere’s what happened, why it happened, and how it might affect future Me Too cases.
  17. power
    A Fourth Woman Sues Marilyn Manson for Sexual AssaultAshley Morgan Smithline says she was raped, cut, and “branded” by the singer.
  18. bachelor nation
    Bachelorette Star Katie Thurston Reveals She’s a Sexual-Assault Survivor“For a long time I felt responsible for being too drunk, too irresponsible, too stupid. But it’s not my fault.”
  19. the law
    Kevin Spacey Sexual Assault Accuser Dropped from LawsuitRent star Anthony Rapp is still part of the suit.
  20. lawsuits
    FKA Twigs and Shia LaBeouf Are in ‘Productive’ Talks to Settle Abuse LawsuitA follow-up court date has been set for December 15.
  21. the law
    Harvey Weinstein Is Finally Getting Extradited to Los AngelesThe decision came after more than a year of delays.
  22. crime
    T.I. References Sexual-Assault Accusers in New Music VideoThe voice of Sabrina Peterson, one his accusers, is included in the intro and outro.
  23. #metoo
    Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan to Play Reporters Who Broke the Weinstein StoryShe Said is set to start production this summer.
  24. extremely online
    TikTok Star Sienna Mae Denies Sexually Assaulting Ex Jack Wright (Again)The 17-year-old addresses since-deleted footage in a second statement.
  25. marilyn manson
    A Warrant Is Out for Marilyn Manson’s ArrestNew Hampshire authorities are seeking the singer, who allegedly assaulted a videographer in 2019.
  26. extremely online
    A Guide to Online-Grooming Allegations (and Why Everyone’s Talking About Them)James Charles, Tony Lopez, and Shane Dawson are just a few of the creators accused.
  27. sexual assault
    Lady Gaga Says She Suffered a ‘Total Psychotic Break’ After Being RapedIn a new interview, she discussed the lasting trauma after being sexually assaulted as a teenager.
  28. the me you can’t see
    Lady Gaga Discusses ‘Total Psychotic Break’ Following Sexual Assault at 19The singer recalls reliving the pain of when her abuser “dropped me off, pregnant, on a corner.”
  29. sexual assault
    Danny Masterson Rape Accuser Gives Graphic Court TestimonyHe pleaded not guilty to three charges of rape by force or fear.
  30. the law
    Marilyn Manson’s Former Assistant Suing for Sexual Assault, Battery, HarassmentAshley Walters first spoke out alongside multiple other women, including Evan Rachel Wood, in February.
  31. crime
    T.I. and Tiny Under Criminal Investigation for Sexual-Assault, Drugging ClaimsThe alleged sexual assault in Las Vegas was reported outside the statute of limitations, police said.
  32. power
    ‘I Was His Property’: Marilyn Manson’s Former Assistant SuesAshley Walters says she was sexually assaulted, harassed, and psychologically abused by the singer in a new lawsuit.
  33. crime
    Two New Accusers Say They Were ‘Drugged’ and ‘Trafficked’ by T.I. and TinyThe LAPD now confirms they’ve opened an investigation into allegations against the rapper and his wife.
  34. power
    Best-Selling Philip Roth Biographer Accused of Sexual AssaultA new publisher has purchased the rights to Blake Bailey’s book despite allegations of rape against the author.
  35. sexual assault awareness
    Charlyne Yi Responds to Seth Rogen’s James Franco StatementShe also suggests names of seven actresses for Rogen to apologize to.
  36. nyc mayoral race
    What We Know About the Scott Stringer Sexual-Assault AllegationLobbyist Jean Kim has accused Stringer of sexual assault and harassment. He’s denied her claim, but has lost key endorsements in NYC’s mayoral race.
  37. nyc mayoral race
    Stringer Hemorrhages Endorsements After Sexual Assault AllegationThe foundation of his campaign crumbled days after a woman accused him of misconduct while they worked together 20 years ago.
  38. the body politic
    Life As a ManWhen Valentina Rice wrote a letter to Blake Bailey’s publisher alleging that he had raped her, they forwarded the message right to him.
  39. crime
    Kodak Black Gets 18 Months Probation on Sexual-Assault ChargeThe rapper will serve no jail time after pleading to a lesser offense.
  40. kesha
    The Complete History of Kesha’s Fight Against Dr. LukeJust after the release of her second album since her sexual-assault lawsuit, a judge ruled that Kesha defamed Dr. Luke. How did we get here?
  41. the law
    Rapper Lil Mosey Wanted for Rape Charge After Missing Court DateThe accusation stems from a January 2020 event.
  42. power
    YouTuber Jake Paul Has Been Accused of Sexual AssaultIn a new video, TikToker Justine Paradise says she was assaulted in 2019.
  43. youtube
    Jake Paul Denies Sexual Assault Accusation By Saying He’s a ‘Momma’s Boy’“I most certainly have never laid a finger on a girl without their consent.”
  44. dancing with the devil
    The Biggest Revelations From Demi Lovato’s Documentary Dancing With the DevilFinally, her unfiltered truth.
  45. music videos
    Demi Lovato Recreates Her Overdose in ‘Dancing With the Devil’ Music Video“It’s just a little red wine / I’ll be fine.”
  46. indie music
    7 More Women Accuse Mark Kozelek of Exposing Himself, Nonconsensual Sex ActsOne woman told Pitchfork the Sun Kil Moon singer raped her.
  47. the law
    Armie Hammer Accused of Rape by Former PartnerThe Los Angeles Police Department is investigating Hammer for sex crimes.
  48. apologies
    David Dobrik Says He ‘Doesn’t Stand for Any Misconduct’ in New StatementTrisha Paytas has responded in a new video titled, “David turned off comments but I am not …”
  49. recovery
    Demi Lovato Was Legally Blind Following Her 2018 Overdose“I didn’t leave myself time to really feel sad about it. I just was like, how do I fix it?”
  50. politics
    Will Public Support Save Andrew Cuomo?He’s fairly popular now, but the record shows men like him don’t easily recover.
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