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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Rolling Stone didn't ask the tough questions in rape report

    Rolling Stone didn't ask the tough questions in rape report
    Columbia Journalism School's eviscerating report on Rolling Stone's now-discredited article about the alleged gang rape of an unnamed female student at the University of Virginia comes in the midst of an impassioned national debate about sexual assault on...
  • Fallout from Rolling Stone feared by advocates for sex assault victims

    Fallout from Rolling Stone feared by advocates for sex assault victims
    The retraction of a Rolling Stone article about an alleged gang rape has sent reverberations around the journalism industry and raised concerns about its effect on rape victims. An independent report by the Columbia Journalism Review found the piece was a...
  • Stay focused on reform

    An article about the University of Virginia published in November by Rolling Stone painted a violent and vulgar portrait of a gang rape at the school, putting a horrifying personal narrative to the problem of sexual assault on campuses nationwide....
  • Rolling Stone retracts rape report, apologizes after 'painful' review

    Rolling Stone retracts rape report, apologizes after 'painful' review
    Rolling Stone magazine retracted a discredited story about an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia after a devastating independent review by Columbia University deemed it a “journalistic failure that was avoidable.” “The...
  • State Correction Officer Charged With Sexual Assault Of Inmate

    EAST LYME –– State police on Friday charged a second correction officer from the Niantic women's prison with having an illegal sexual relationship with a female inmate, according to detective Sean Velazquez. Matt Gillette, 43, of Groton was...
  • Rolling Stone retracts rape report, apologizes after 'painful' review

    Rolling Stone retracts rape report, apologizes after 'painful' review
    Rolling Stone magazine retracted a discredited story about an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia after a devastating independent review by Columbia University deemed it a “journalistic failure that was avoidable.” “The...
  • MSU asking all students what they know about sex misconduct

    Michigan State University will email a questionnaire Monday to its 50,000 students asking detailed and specific questions about their "personal experiences with sexual misconduct," including harassment and assault. The 20- to 30-minute survey is meant to...
  • 43 California judges were reprimanded for misconduct last year

    Two judges had sex with women in their chambers, one with his former law students, the other with his court clerk. A traffic court judge delegated his job to his clerk. While the judge was in chambers, the clerk heard pleas and imposed sentences. A...
  • Women's prison guard charged with having sex with inmate

    A male guard at Connecticut's women prison in East Lyme has been charged with having an illegal sexual relationship with a female inmate. The arrest of 43-year-old Matt Gillette of Groton on Friday came two months after another correctional officer at...
  • Federal officials to visit JHU as part of sexual misconduct investigation

    Federal officials to visit JHU as part of sexual misconduct investigation
    Representatives of the U.S. Department of Education will visit the Johns Hopkins University this week as part of an ongoing investigation into how the school handles sexual misconduct cases, officials said. A letter sent to Hopkins students and...
  • Expelled Va. student sues to clear name after '50 Shades' style sex encounter

    Expelled Va. student sues to clear name after '50 Shades' style sex encounter
    A student expelled from George Mason University for violating its sexual misconduct policy is suing in federal court to clear his name, arguing that an encounter with a girlfriend was sadomasochistic role-playing, not sexual assault. In response, the...