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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Ex-USC professor and FBI fugitive gets 5 years in prison for child sex

    Ex-USC professor and FBI fugitive gets 5 years in prison for child sex
    A former USC professor once on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted fugitives list was sentenced to five years in federal prison Monday for flying to the Philippines and sexually assaulting underage boys he had met online. In addition to the sentence, Walter Lee...
  • Mohamed Bensouda Developing Project on Moroccan cinema

    Books and docu projects exploring national cinemas are increasingly popular: Exhibits A: Martin Scorsese's documentaries about American and Italian cinema. French helmer Bertrand Tavernier is also currently developing a documentary project entitled...
  • Rape article controversy has plunged Rolling Stone into its deepest crisis

    Rape article controversy has plunged Rolling Stone into its deepest crisis
    The story featured a sympathetic protagonist, some powerful accused villains and allegations of the most unspeakable kind. In September 2011, Rolling Stone magazine recounted the alleged sexual abuse of Billy, a young man who said that as a 10-year-...
  • Amid Rolling Stone controversy, UVA to lift fraternity suspensions in January

    After Rolling Stone's editors admitted the magazine made a series of errors in an explosive article that described an alleged brutal gang rape at a University of Virginia fraternity house, several national Greek organizations asked for an apology and...
  • Dr. Luke sues over tweets alleging assault of Gaga: '#namethepervert'

    Dr. Luke sues over tweets alleging assault of Gaga: '#namethepervert'
    The saga involving pop singer Kesha and record producer Dr. Luke took a new turn Monday as Luke filed a lawsuit against Kesha's lawyer, Mark Geragos. Geragos is representing the singer in a civil lawsuit against Luke that seeks damages for allegedĀ ...
  • Two women charged in alleged sex-trafficking scheme involving minors

    Two women were charged Thursday for their alleged involvement in a sex-trafficking scheme in which three underage girls — two 14-year-olds and a 17-year-old — from Arizona were recruited via Facebook to work as prostitutes, police said....
  • Public relations exec is convicted of raping woman he met on an online dating site

     Public relations exec is convicted of raping woman he met on an online dating site
    On a cool fall night in 2009, a 38-year-old west suburban woman went out on a date with a public-relations executive she had recently met online. The woman was supposed to meet up later that night with her younger sister. But after increasingly...
  • Federal probe finds SMU lax on handling reports of sex assaults, harassment

    DALLAS A federal investigation spurred by complaints from a freshman, a law student and a professor found that Southern Methodist University failed to promptly and fairly address reports of sexual violence, harassment and retaliation. The U.S. Department...
  • Bill Cosby sued for defamation by sexual assault accuser

    Bill Cosby sued for defamation by sexual assault accuser
    Comedian Bill Cosby was sued for defamation on Wednesday in Massachusetts by a sexual assault accuser who said he branded her a liar in public statements made through his representatives denying her allegations of abuse. The eight-page complaint, filed...
  • Seminoles returning to Rose Bowl

    The Sports Xchange NCAAF Team Report - Florida State - INSIDE SLANT The engraving on Florida State's third straight ACC Championship trophy was still warm Saturday evening when Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher delivered a cold message to the College...
  • Persecution of India's sexual minorities surges after court ruling: activists

    By Nita Bhalla NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - There has been a surge in crimes against India's sexual minorities, including rape, assault, blackmail and harassment, since the country's top court reinstated a ban on gay sex a year ago, activists...