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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Diane Moyer: Legislation to require full background checks of all school workers needed

    Diane Moyer: Legislation to require full background checks of all school workers needed
    Few people pray that their job will become obsolete. I do. As legal director for the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Rape, which partners with the Crime Victims Council of Lehigh Valley and the 49 other rape crisis centers in Pennsylvania, I see many...
  • Priest placed on leave due to sexual misconduct allegations

    A Roman Catholic priest in western Pennsylvania has been placed on leave due to sexual misconduct allegations dating back more than three decades. The Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown placed the Rev. Robert Kelly on leave Friday from his role as the pastor...
  • Hearing set for Air Force cadet on sex misconduct charges

    The Air Force Academy will conduct a hearing to determine whether a cadet should face a military trial on modified charges of sexual misconduct. The hearing is scheduled Monday for junior Brock W. Mangum. Mangum was charged last year with sexual assault...
  • Employees tell investigators that ex-Casselberry police Chief McNeil bullied, harassed them for years

    Employees tell investigators that ex-Casselberry police Chief McNeil bullied, harassed them for years
    Nearly 800 pages of sworn statements from Casselberry police officers and employees describe the city's former police chief as a hot-tempered bully who lashed out at officers and sexually harassed female workers for years. The accusations against ex-...
  • Former UN climate panel chief barred from leaving India

    A court on Thursday barred the former chairman of the U.N. climate panel from leaving India, where he faces charges of sexually harassing a woman at his New Delhi energy institute. The court also said R.K. Pachauri could not be arrested until after March...
  • Court reports

    Probation for man on sexual misconduct charge A Chicago man was sentenced Wednesday to three years on probation for sexual misconduct with a minor. Armando Trevino, 40, admitted in court that he fondled a 15-year-old girl on Dec. 1, 2009, at a residence...
  • Sexual harassment claim against L.A. Unified Supt. Cortines refiled

    Sexual harassment claim against L.A. Unified Supt. Cortines refiled
    A school district manager has filed a new sexual harassment lawsuit against Supt. Ramon C. Cortines and the Los Angeles Unified School District. The suit, filed Wednesday in L.A. County Superior Court, repeats and expands on previous claims made by Scot...
  • Cliff Richard sex assault probe has expanded, says lawmaker

    A police investigation of veteran pop star Cliff Richard relating to claims of sexual assault has "increased significantly in size," a British lawmaker said Wednesday. Police said in August they questioned the 74-year-old singer and searched a house...
  • CPS: Dismissal of pregnant teachers was 'consistent with business necessity'

    CPS: Dismissal of pregnant teachers was 'consistent with business necessity'
    In its first formal response to a federal discrimination lawsuit, Chicago Public Schools denied the principal of a Northwest Side elementary school targeted pregnant teachers for dismissal and asserted performance ratings and layoff decisions that...
  • Reddit, Google crack down on posting nude pics

    Reddit and Google are taking a tougher stance against nudity to prevent their services from turning into online peep shows. Social-networking and news site Reddit says it will remove photos, videos and links with explicit content if the person in the...
  • Black girls matter, too

    A recent report focuses on an overlooked segment of the population: black girls. "Black Girls Matter: Pushed Out, Overpoliced and Underprotected" was released in early February by the African American Policy Forum and Columbia University's Center for...