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Sexual Assault

  1. crime
    Grammy-Winning Music Producer Detail Arrested on Multiple Sexual Assault ChargesArtists including Jessie Reyez, Bebe Rhexa, and Tinashe have previously accused Noel “Detail” Fisher of inappropriate behavior.
  2. power
    Survivor of Highly Publicized Rape Case Has Died by SuicideDaisy Coleman was 23 years old.
  3. the law
    Woman Accuses Migos Rapper Takeoff of Sexual Assault in LawsuitThe lawsuit concerns a June 23 party.
  4. #metoo
    4 Women Accuse Comedian Bryan Callen of Sexual Assault and MisconductCallen denied all of the allegations in a new Instagram post.
  5. crime
    What We’ve Learned From the Newly Unsealed Jeffrey Epstein DocumentsThe Ghislane Maxwell document release offers more details on her relationship with Jeffrey Epstein, and his ties to powerful people like Bill Clinton.
  6. music
    Indie Label Burger Records Shuts Down Amid Sexual Assault AllegationsThe once-influential California label closed July 21, after dozens of women came forward with allegations of assaults.
  7. lawsuits
    Justin Bieber Allowed to Subpoena Twitter to Identify Sexual Assault AccusersA judge ruled Bieber can solicit the platform for information about two anonymous users who alleged the singer sexually assaulted them.
  8. culture
    ‘You Can’t Escape Him, He’s Ubiquitous’Two years ago, Sil Lai Abrams named Russell Simmons as her rapist. She’s still fighting to be heard.
  9. sexual assault
    Kevin Connolly Accused of Sexual Assault by Gardener of Eden Costume DesignerConnolly claims it was a “mutual consensual encounter.”
  10. the law
    Judge Rejects Controversial $19 Million Weinstein Accuser Settlement“What is there to make me believe that a person who just met Harvey Weinstein has the same claim as [a woman] who was raped by Harvey Weinstein?”
  11. the epstein case
    Ghislaine Maxwell Has Finally Been ArrestedShe’s accused of trafficking and abusing dozens of underage girls alongside Jeffrey Epstein.
  12. culture
    Who Is Destroying Whom?In I May Destroy You, Michaela Coel examines the layers of power and privilege that are always at play when a person is assaulted.
  13. lawsuits
    Justin Bieber Files Lawsuit Against Two Women Who Accused Him of Sexual AssaultThe $20 million lawsuit claims the women “fraudulently schemed to seek attention and fame” by accusing Bieber of sexual assault.
  14. the law
    Bill Cosby’s Sexual Assault Case Will Be ReviewedThe man has won an appeal.
  15. crime
    Porn Actor Ron Jeremy Charged With Raping 3 WomenHe faces a slew of abuse charges, including forcible rape and sexual battery.
  16. #metoo
    Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart Deny Twitter Sexual Assault Allegations“This seems to be the latest claim in a series of incidents seeking to baselessly cancel my cast mates and me.”
  17. #metoo
    Justin Bieber Denies Sexual Assault Allegation, Replies With Hotel Receipts“This story is factually impossible,” the singer tweeted, alongside screenshots of hotel and Airbnb receipts.
  18. #metoo
    Justin Bieber Accused of Sexual Assault by Two WomenThe alleged assaults occurred in 2014 and 2015.
  19. sexual assault
    Ansel Elgort Accused of Sexual Assault, Responds on InstagramThe Twitter user wrote that she was 17 at the time of the assault.
  20. the law
    Danny Masterson Charged With Raping 3 WomenThe actor could face 45 years to life in prison.
  21. apologies
    Spike Lee Apologizes for Defending Woody Allen“My words were wrong.”
  22. power
    Five Women Have Accused Cop In Breonna Taylor’s Case Of Sexual MisconductThe sexual assault and harassment accusations against Brett Hankison are being investigated by the Louisville police department.
  23. sexual assault
    The 8 Accusations Against Russell Simmons Detailed in On the RecordThe doc follows his alleged history of rape and harassment.
  24. the law
    4 More Women Are Suing Harvey Weinstein for Alleged Sexual AssaultOne of them was 17 at the time of the alleged attack.
  25. tara reade
    PBS Asked Former Biden Staffers About Tara Reade. Here’s What We Learned.Some former staffers contradicted Reade’s account of her time in Biden’s office, but they also acknowledged this does not invalidate her claim.
  26. encounter
    The Long Wait for Justice at NBC NewsFor one early whistle-blower, Andy Lack’s exit feels like just the beginning of a Me Too reckoning.
  27. vision 2020
    Why Kavanaugh Is the Focus of Republican Attacks on BidenThe GOP would prefer to compare Biden to Kavanaugh, a party-unifying figure, rather than Trump himself, accused of far more misconduct.
  28. power
    What We Know About the Joe Biden Sexual-Assault AllegationTara Reade says Biden assaulted her in 1993 — a claim he firmly denies.
  29. the law
    R. Kelly Pleads Not Guilty to Herpes-Exposure AllegationsHe called into the proceeding from a Chicago federal jail.
  30. tara reade
    Tara Reade Is Making It Harder to Hide Joe BidenThat doesn’t mean his campaign will abandon its most effective strategy.
  31. power
    Joe Biden Denies Sexual Assault AllegationFive weeks after Tara Reade came forward, he has finally addressed her account directly.
  32. vision 2020
    Will Candidates on Biden’s VP Shortlist Defend Him From Reade Allegations?Tara Reade’s allegations are going to get the public attention they warrant. Biden’s veep prospects may be competing for the role of chief defender.
  33. tara reade
    New Sources Corroborate Timeline of Sexual Assault Accusation Against BidenTwo more women say that Tara Reade told them she’d experienced sexual harassment in Biden’s Senate office.
  34. politics
    New Evidence Suggests Tara Reade’s Mother Knew of Allegations in 1993Reade said that her mother called Larry King about her sexual-misconduct allegations against Biden. A call that fits her description has been found.
  35. the law
    R. Kelly’s New York Trial Pushed to SeptemberIt was originally scheduled for July 7.
  36. the law
    Harvey Weinstein Charged With New Sexual Assault AllegationThe alleged assault took place in L.A.
  37. crime
    Duffy Recounts Being Drugged and Sexually Assaulted During Four-Week Abduction“Rape stripped me of my human rights, to experience a life with autonomy from fear.”
  38. the law
    Harvey Weinstein Is a Convicted Rapist. What’s Next?His legal woes are far from over.
  39. coronavirus
    Harvey Weinstein Has Reportedly Tested Positive for CoronavirusHe is said to be in isolation at New York’s maximum-security Wende Correctional Facility.
  40. the weinstein trial
    23 Years Is Exactly What Harvey Weinstein DeservesThe contrast between what Weinstein was doing in 1997 and where he is now underscores how appropriate his sentence is.
  41. the law
    Harvey Weinstein Sentenced to 23 Years in PrisonHe had faced a minimum of 5 years behind bars to a maximum of 29.
  42. #metoo
    The Emotional Scene Outside the Weinstein Courthouse“This is what justice looks like.”
  43. the weinstein trial
    Breaking Down Harvey Weinstein’s VerdictUnderstanding the difference between first- and third-degree rape, as well as what predatory sexual assault entails.
  44. weinstein trial
    Harvey Weinstein Sentenced to 23 Years in PrisonAfter being convicted of rape and sexual assault.
  45. the law
    Everything to Expect From Harvey Weinstein’s SentencingA guide to jail time.
  46. harvey weinstein
    Harvey Weinstein Wrote ‘Jen Aniston Should Be Killed’ in an EmailAfter he heard (incorrectly) that she’d accused him of groping her, according to court documents.
  47. the law
    Weinstein Claims He Was ‘Suicidal’ Following Times Report, Court Docs RevealHe also sent an email saying, “Jen Aniston should be killed.”
  48. the law
    Weinstein’s ‘Total Lack of Remorse’ Behind Prosecutors Push for Lengthy SentenceHis sentencing is on March 11.
  49. publishing
    Woody Allen’s Book Has Been CanceledAfter staff at the books’ publisher walked out in protest of his story of alleged sexual assault.
  50. power
    Publishing Staff Walk Out to Protest Woody Allen AutobiographyAt Hachette, which is set to publish the book in April, employees have walked out in solidarity with Dylan and Ronan Farrow.
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