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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Brown students protest handling of sex assault allegations

    Hundreds of Brown University students silently marched across campus Wednesday to protest the college's handling of recent sexual assault allegations, saying the school is trying to protect its reputation rather than the victims of assault. About 400...
  • Balancing the First Amendment vs. racist chants at the University of Oklahoma

    Balancing the First Amendment vs. racist chants at the University of Oklahoma
    University of Oklahoma President David Boren has expelled two members of the Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity on his campus for leading a horrifying racist chant. Does his decision violate their First Amendment rights? And if it does, what's wrong with this...
  • St. John dispatchers claim sex harassment in lawsuit

    St. John dispatchers claim sex harassment in lawsuit
    Two St. John police dispatchers say they've already faced retaliation after filing lawsuits Monday claiming a former police officer and town councilman sexually harassed them, their attorney said Tuesday. Christopher Cooper, attorney for the plaintiffs,...
  • Girl sexually abused at Hartgrove Hospital, according to suit

     Girl sexually abused at Hartgrove Hospital, according to suit
    A girl who was treated at Hartgrove Hospital last year for psychological problems stemming from sexual abuse was assaulted by another patient assigned to the same room, according to a lawsuit filed Tuesday in Cook County Circuit Court. According to...
  • FSU asks court to dismiss lawsuit filed by Jameis Winston accuser

    FSU asks court to dismiss lawsuit filed by Jameis Winston accuser
    FSU’s Board of Trustees requested that a lawsuit filed by the woman who accused Jameis Winston of sexual assault be dismissed. Erica Kinsman, under the name “Jane Dow,” filed a federal civil lawsuit against FSU in January, stating that...
  • FSU asks judge to throw out lawsuit from Winston accuser

    Florida State University late Monday asked a federal judge to throw out a lawsuit filed by a former student who said top NFL prospect Jameis Winston sexually assaulted her back in 2012. The woman filed a lawsuit against the university board of trustees...
  • District 207 prepares to adopt transgender student policies

    The Maine Township High School District 207 is expected to adopt a new set of procedures dealing with transgender and gender nonconforming students. During the March 2 meeting, the district Board of Education held a first reading for the proposed...
  • Baltimore attorney Susan L. Burke considering run for Mikulski's Senate seat

    Baltimore attorney Susan L. Burke considering run for Mikulski's Senate seat
    Baltimore attorney Susan L. Burke, who has built a national reputation for her work challenging the way the military handles sexual assault allegations, said Friday that she is seriously considering a run for the U.S. Senate. Sen. Barbara Mikulski...
  • Bianchi: Let expansion rivalry begin between Orlando City SC and New York City FC

     Bianchi: Let expansion rivalry begin between Orlando City SC and New York City FC
    Running off at the typewriter … There is one thing missing from Orlando City's inaugural MLS game with fellow expansion team New York City FC at the sold-out Citrus Bowl Sunday. Yes, we've had plenty of revelry this week, but where's the rivalry?...
  • Sex harassment suit vs. Rutherford can be tried

    An ex-employee's claim that former Illinois State Treasurer Dan Rutherford made unwanted sexual advances toward him may proceed to trial, a federal judge ruled Friday. U.S. District Judge Joan Lefkow in Chicago declared that Edmund Michalowski, whose...
  • Geneva School District 304 board revamps anti-harassment policy

    Geneva School District 304 has elected to revamp its anti-harassment policy by adding a clear list of unacceptable actions between employees and students. "The more explicit you are in providing direction to staff, the better," said Craig Collins,...