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Sexual Misconduct

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  • American Apparel's ousted Dov Charney was unpredictable interview subject

    American Apparel's ousted Dov Charney was unpredictable interview subject
    American Apparel founder Dov Charney was an unpredictable executive. Although heralded as a retail innovator and an advocate for American manufacturing and fair wages, he also faced numerous sexual misconduct accusations. Over the years, the chief...
  • UC creates task force to oversee efforts to prevent sexual assault

    University of California President Janet Napolitano announced Friday she is forming a task force to oversee efforts to prevent sexual violence at UC campuses. The group will monitor the system's progress and work to develop best practices in prevention,...
  • College employees need more sexual assault training, audit finds

    College employees need more sexual assault training, audit finds
    Four California public universities do not do an adequate job of training employees who can respond to initial allegations of sexual harassment and violence, according to a state report released Tuesday. Auditors examined policies and practices at UC...
  • Bill aimed at speedier teacher firings among those signed by Brown

    Gov. Jerry Brown on Wednesday signed legislation aimed at speeding the dismissal of public school teachers for gross misconduct, a bill in reaction to a sex abuse case at Miramonte Elementary School in Los Angeles. The measure was introduced after...
  • More Hollywood execs accused in sex ring

    More Hollywood execs accused in sex ring
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A man who has sued "X-Men" filmmaker Bryan Singer claiming he had raped him as a teenager named three more Hollywood executives in lawsuits filed on Monday, alleging sexual abuse and rape and seeking damages exceeding $10 million....
  • FSU responds to New York Times report questioning Jameis Winston rape investigation

    FSU responds to New York Times report questioning Jameis Winston rape investigation
    FSU released the following response to a New York Times article questioning the university's response to the Jameis Winston sexual assault investigation and rape cases reported by its students: RESPONSE TO TODAY'S NYT STORY The university expresses...
  • How far must we go to report sexual assault or harassment?

    There's been a lot of press lately on the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Right's decision to release the names of 55 colleges and universities being investigated for possible violations of federal law in how they handled sexual violence...
  • The man behind the lawsuits against Bryan Singer and others in Hollywood

    The man behind the lawsuits against Bryan Singer and others in Hollywood
    Michael Egan came to Hollywood at 14 or 15, a Nebraska kid who had done some professional modeling and was hoping to make it as an actor. A friend at school invited him to a mansion in Encino where, according to a lawsuit filed by Egan, he and other...
  • At its best, #YesAllWomen unites men and women against misogyny

    At its best, #YesAllWomen unites men and women against misogyny
    Because when I wrote a column about women bristling at strangers telling them to smile, I promptly got an email with the tagline, "Stop whining and smile, Bitch!" #YesAllWomen. The hashtag #YesAllWomen, used more than 1 million times so far and...
  • Cris Mazza on 'Something Wrong With Her'

     Cris Mazza on 'Something Wrong With Her'
    Cris Mazza is nothing if not candid. In her 17 volumes of fiction and essays over the past three decades, Mazza — a longtime professor of creative writing at the University of Illinois at Chicago — has set a high standard of frankness, in...
  • College administrators learning to be sexual misconduct detectives

    College administrators learning to be sexual misconduct detectives
    Butte College administrator Al Renville was never trained as a police investigator, but that's close to the job he found himself in when two students had a sexual encounter off campus that led one to file a complaint with the school. Renville said his...