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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Egypt's new president vows action after video shows sexual assault

    Spurred by a widely shared video said to show a mob sexual assault on a woman in Tahrir Square, President Abdel Fattah Sisi pledged Tuesday to take “all necessary measures” to combat such attacks and ordered vigorous enforcement of a new law...
  • Bill to streamline some teacher dismissals clears Legislature

    Bill to streamline some teacher dismissals clears Legislature
    The California Assembly on Thursday unanimously approved a measure backed by often-warring factions of education policy that would make it easier to fire teachers charged with grave misconduct such as sexual abuse. Assemblywoman Joan Buchanan (D-Alamo),...
  • State upholds suspension of Allegany doctor's license

    State upholds suspension of Allegany doctor's license
    The Maryland Board of Physicians upheld on Thursday its decision to suspend Dr. William Dando's medical license based on his indictment in Allegany County for an alleged sexual assault. Dando appeared before the board Wednesday and was given the chance...
  • Former instructor accused of lewd acts with minor pleads no contest

    Former instructor accused of lewd acts with minor pleads no contest
    A former public safety instructor at Hoover High School accused of sexually assaulting an underage student on-campus entered a no-contest plea on Tuesday that entails some jail time and registering as a sex offender for the rest of his life. Delvon...
  • Glendale councilman reprimanded by colleagues

    The City Council on Tuesday night recommended Councilman Dave Weaver attend sexual harassment training in the wake of allegations that he groped a woman at a Mexican restaurant as well as an acknowledgment that he used vulgar language in front of a city...
  • D.A. amends charges against rug store manager

    D.A. amends charges against rug store manager
    The Orange County district attorney's office removed five of 14 charges against a former Laguna Beach rug store manager accused of multiple sexual crimes against women from 2007 to 2011, according to the prosecution's amended complaint. Prosecutors...
  • Students need an education in sexual assault – before college

    It seemed funny 20 years ago when Antioch College unveiled a sexual offense prevention policy so prescriptive that students weren't allowed to kiss without receiving explicit permission. The small Ohio campus became the butt of national jokes, including...
  • Hagel to Naval Academy graduates: Take the lead in eliminating sexual assault

    Hagel to Naval Academy graduates: Take the lead in eliminating sexual assault
    As senior midshipmen at the Naval Academy waited Friday to be commissioned the newest officers in the Navy and Marine Corps, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said they must work to stamp out sexual assault in the military. Speaking during commencement...
  • Rape allegations against Oregon basketball players roil campus

    The University of Oregon announced Friday that three men’s basketball players were kicked off the team after they were investigated because of allegations that they raped a female student -- accusations that did not lead to criminal charges....
  • Ex-San Bernardino cop convicted of sex crimes against prostitutes

    Ex-San Bernardino cop convicted of sex crimes against prostitutes
    A former San Bernardino vice cop was convicted Wednesday of forcing prostitutes to have sex with him while he was in uniform, federal prosecutors announced. Jose Jesus Perez of Menifee was convicted of two counts of deprivation of rights under the color...
  • Sex and college students: Should the Legislature be in the mix too?

     Sex and college students: Should the Legislature be in the mix too?
    Few people these days would disagree that when it comes to sex, no means no. If a woman (and it is usually a woman) says no but a man does not stop, well, that's sexual assault. But now there's a growing movement on college campuses — not a brand...