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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Bill Cosby accused of sexual assault at Playboy Mansion, suit says

    A Riverside County woman filed a lawsuit Tuesday against beleaguered comedian Bill Cosby, alleging he sexually assaulted her at the Playboy Mansion in 1974, when she was 15 years old. In the lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles County Superior Court, Judy Huth...
  • U. of Virginia suspends all fraternal activities amid gang rape allegations

    U. of Virginia suspends all fraternal activities amid gang rape allegations
    Faced with mounting pressure from students, faculty and alumni, University of Virginia President Teresa Sullivan suspended all campus fraternities Saturday, an action prompted by a searing magazine account of an alleged 2012 gang rape inside a...
  • Five college students plead not guilty to gang rape on N.J. campus

    Five college students plead not guilty to gang rape on N.J. campus
    Five college students accused of gang-raping a female fellow student in a New Jersey dorm room pleaded not guilty on Tuesday, in the latest in a series of sexual assaults and harassment incidents prompting colleges to reexamine conduct policies. The...
  • Swarthmore College agrees to settlement in lawsuit over sexual misconduct case

    PHILADELPHIA Swarthmore College has agreed to settle a lawsuit brought by an expelled student in a case that questioned whether the school's policies for handling sexual assault allegations were biased against men. The young man at its center an honors...
  • Report: Hampton University faculty member charged with sexual battery

    A Hampton University faculty member has been suspended pending an investigation after he was charged with sexual battery. The charged was filed against Omar Dickenson, the university’s director of university choirs and an assistant professor of...
  • Comedian Bill Cosby resigns from Temple University board of trustees

    PHILADELPHIA — Comedian Bill Cosby has resigned from the board of trustees of Temple University, his alma mater said in a statement Monday, after the entertainer was hit with a wave of sexual assault accusations. More than a dozen women have come...
  • Bill Cosby resigns from Temple University's board of trustees

    Bill Cosby resigns from Temple University's board of trustees
     Bill Cosby has resigned from Temple University's board of trustees, the latest evidence of how sexual assault allegations are eviscerating his career and standing as one of the nation's most beloved entertainers. Cosby and the Philadelphia-based...
  • Jameis Winston's FSU conduct hearing delayed until Dec. 1

    Jameis Winston's FSU conduct hearing in connection with a sexual assault allegation has been delayed until Dec. 1.  Winston was originally scheduled to undergo a hearing the week of Nov. 17 to determine whether he violated as many as four of the school&...
  • Files shed light on priests' removal on child sex abuse allegations

    Files shed light on priests' removal on child sex abuse allegations
    They were among the most popular and influential priests in the Archdiocese of Chicago. Robert Kealy was a lawyer who handled sex abuse claims against priests, R. Peter Bowman was a former high-ranking church administrator and John Calicott was a...
  • Legislators call for stricter rules after University of Virginia rape revelations

    Legislators call for stricter rules after University of Virginia rape revelations
    RICHMOND – Legislative support is coalescing behind a proposal to require that university officials quickly turn rape allegations over to law enforcement, or potentially face prosecution themselves. A trio of Republican House leaders backed the...
  • Crafting A Bill To Protect Domestic Workers, And Employers

    Crafting A Bill To Protect Domestic Workers, And Employers
    HARTFORD – Carla Goyes believed working as a nanny was a noble calling. "Caring for a child ... is not just a job but a contribution to the world, is a way of influencing people by bonding, building a close relationship,'' she said. But Goyes, who...