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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Bryan Singer's Attorney Warns Accuser's Lawyer of Malicious Prosecution Suit

    The legal battle over the sexual abuse allegations against "X-Men: Days of Future Past" directer Bryan Singer has turned vicious. Singer's lawyer, Marty Singer (no relation), has issued a blistering attack on Michael Egan's attorney Jeff Herman and...
  • Garth Ancier Files Motion to Dismiss Michael Egan Sexual Assault Case

    TV exec Garth Ancier has filed a motion to dismiss Michael Egan's sexual abuse lawsuit, filed last month. The motion was filed Thursday in federal court in Hawaii, where Egan alleges that Ancier committed the abuse between August 1999 and October 1999...
  • Ex-Catonsville doctor charged with sexually assaulting patient in Western Md.

    Ex-Catonsville doctor charged with sexually assaulting patient in Western Md.
    The practitioner of a now-closed Catonsville laser surgery center who was convicted of raping a woman at gunpoint in 1987 was indicted by an Allegany County grand jury last week for sexually assaulting a patient behind locked doors. Dr. William Thomas...
  • State university system revising sexual assault policy

    State university system revising sexual assault policy
    Amid a series of changes to federal laws regarding how universities handle sexual assaults and sexual misconduct, the University System of Maryland is in the process of updating its two-decade-old policies on the matter. The Board of Regents of the...
  • Former Los Angeles teacher sentenced to 12 years for lewd conduct

    Former Los Angeles teacher sentenced to 12 years for lewd conduct
    A former Los Angeles Unified school teacher who committed lewd acts against his students and a relative, was sentenced Thursday to 12 years in prison after he was confronted in court by victims and their families. Robert Pimentel, who worked at George...
  • State upholds suspension of Allegany doctor's license

    State upholds suspension of Allegany doctor's license
    The Maryland Board of Physicians upheld on Thursday its decision to suspend Dr. William Dando's medical license based on his indictment in Allegany County for an alleged sexual assault. Dando appeared before the board Wednesday and was given the chance...
  • Professor sues Northwestern in federal court

    Professor sues Northwestern in federal court
    A Northwestern University philosophy professor has filed a federal lawsuit alleging the school botched an internal investigation into an undergraduate student’s claims of sexual misconduct and later mischaracterized to the media an agreement he...
  • Former Rutherford employee adds Romney campaign to lawsuit

    Former Rutherford employee adds Romney campaign to lawsuit
    A former state employee who’s suing Treasurer Dan Rutherford for political wrongdoing and sexual harassment added Mitt Romney’s presidential campaign to the case Thursday. The Romney addition came as Edmund Michalowski refiled his lawsuit...
  • Sacramento psychologist accused of assaulting two female patients

    Sacramento psychologist accused of assaulting two female patients
    A licensed psychologist from Sacramento has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting two female patients during private sessions, authorities said. Marvin Todd, 71, was taken into custody Thursday at his Fulton Avenue practice in connection with an...
  • CEO Dov Charney's ouster could be ruinous for American Apparel

    CEO Dov Charney's ouster could be ruinous for American Apparel
    His company's advertising favored provocative women, and so did he. Now American Apparel Chief Executive Dov Charney's highly sexualized lifestyle has cost him stewardship of the company he founded — and may destroy it. The company suspended...
  • American Apparel's ousted Dov Charney was unpredictable interview subject

    American Apparel's ousted Dov Charney was unpredictable interview subject
    American Apparel founder Dov Charney was an unpredictable executive. Although heralded as a retail innovator and an advocate for American manufacturing and fair wages, he also faced numerous sexual misconduct accusations. Over the years, the chief...