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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Minnesota gymnastics coach out after sexual harassment investigations

    The University of Minnesota announced the resignation of women's gymnastics coach Meg Stephenson on Thursday afternoon. Complaints from students and employees produced two university investigations that led to Stephenson's "mutually agreed-upon"...
  • L.A. to pay $75,000 to end harassment lawsuit by ex-aide to Englander

    L.A. to pay $75,000 to end harassment lawsuit by ex-aide to Englander
    Los Angeles has agreed to pay $75,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by a former aide to City Councilman Mitchell Englander who claimed she was repeatedly subjected to sexual comments and inappropriate jokes while working in his office, officials said Tuesday....
  • Bannockburn mayor resigns amid sex misconduct allegations

    Bannockburn mayor resigns amid sex misconduct allegations
    The mayor of north suburban Bannockburn has abruptly resigned after two people told police that he had inappropriate contact with them when they worked for him at a Wilmette hardware store in the 1990s as teenagers, officials confirmed. According to a...
  • Chicago Archdiocese removes pastor from list of accused priests

    Chicago Archdiocese removes pastor from list of accused priests
    The former pastor of Schaumburg's St. Matthew Catholic Church has been removed from a list of priests facing substantiated accusations of sexual misconduct, but a lawsuit in which a man claims the priest abused him as a child is still moving ahead....
  • Judge dismisses sex assault charges against Tigers' Evan Reed

    A judge dismissed all sexual-assault charges against Detroit Tigers minor league pitcher Evan Reed today, saying his accuser wasn't credible and that it wasn't proven that she was incapacitated. "I'm just extremely happy," Reed, 28, said outside the...
  • Suspicious co-worker tipped Johns Hopkins in Levy case

    Suspicious co-worker tipped Johns Hopkins in Levy case
    Newly suspicious of the pen hanging on a lanyard Johns Hopkins gynecologist Dr. Nikita A. Levy wore around his neck, a clinical technician who had worked with him for two years took it one day early last year. What she saw when she got home and...
  • British singer Cliff Richard interviewed by police

    LONDON (Reuters) - British singer Cliff Richard has been interviewed by police, his spokesman said on Sunday, after police launched an investigation into allegations of a sexual nature dating back to the 1980s involving an underage boy. Richard, 73,...
  • California passes 'yes-means-yes' campus sexual assault bill

    (Reuters) - Californian lawmakers passed a law on Thursday requiring universities to adopt "affirmative consent" language in their definitions of consensual sex, part of a nationwide drive to curb sexual assault on U.S. campuses. The measure, passed...
  • Alleged sexual-assault victim fights to stop acquitted ex-cop from getting job back

    Alleged sexual-assault victim fights to stop acquitted ex-cop from getting job back
    A former Leesburg police officer acquitted last week of sexually assaulting a 24-year-old woman said he thought the "justice system came through correctly this time." But the alleged sexual-assault victim thinks otherwise. And she is fighting back. "I...
  • Seahawks hit with penalties in opener

    The Sports Xchange NFL Team Report - Seattle Seahawks - INSIDE SLANT The result in Denver Thursday night, when the Seattle Seahawks lost their preseason opener to the same Broncos team against whom they had won the Super Bowl in February, didn't...
  • Seahawks support Lynch in investigation

    The Sports Xchange Seahawks support Lynch in investigation The Seattle Seahawks called a police investigation of an alleged assault and personal property damage claim against running back Marshawn Lynch "bogus" on Tuesday. The Bellevue Police (Wash.)...