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Sexual Assault

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  • Settled, But Not Done

    University of Connecticut leaders did two smart things on Friday. They agreed to settle a federal lawsuit brought by five current or former students charging the school mishandled their cases when they were raped or sexually assaulted, and they...
  • Wrongly Convicted, Ireland Makes Case For Compensation

    Wrongly Convicted, Ireland Makes Case For Compensation
    HARTFORD — Kenneth Ireland — an innocent man convicted of the brutal rape and murder of a Wallingford mother — was convinced he'd die in prison, of old age or, more likely, of violence. Every waking moment of his 21 years in prison...
  • Experts: Sexual harassment on transit underreported

    Experts: Sexual harassment on transit underreported
    Lexie Guccione, of Buena Park, said she was riding home on a Red Line train last month when she felt something unusual: A man brushed up against her wrist as she held her purse. The train was crowded, so Guccione thought the touch was unintentional&...
  • Compton school board member vows to keep seat after arrest

    Compton school board member vows to keep seat after arrest
    A Compton school board member arrested last week on suspicion of sexually assaulting a sleeping man, said he will not step down despite numerous calls for his resignation. In a statement released through his spokeswoman, Skyy D. Fisher said inaccurate...
  • Philadelphia carjacking suspects charged with murder in death of 3 kids

    Two Philadelphia men accused of carjacking a woman, sexually assaulting her and crashing into a crowd, killing three children, were charged with murder Monday. Jonathan Rosa, 19, and Cornelius Crawford, 23, were charged with three counts of second-...
  • Authorities charge 2 with murder in carjacking that killed 3 children

    PHILADELPHIA Two men have been charged with murder and sexual assault in connection with last week's carjacking that killed three North Philadelphia children and left their mother fighting for her life. Jonathan Rosa, 19, of Fairhill, and Cornelius...
  • Child porn charges dropped against former West Palm Beach teacher

    Child porn charges dropped against former West Palm Beach teacher
    The former West Palm Beach private school teacher accused of sexually assaulting two 9-year-old students more than seven years ago will stand trial starting Dec. 15. But the case against Stephen Jerome Budd, 52, won't include child porn allegations....
  • Onetime high school janitor charged with sexually assaulting, molesting students

    Onetime high school janitor charged with sexually assaulting, molesting students
    A former janitor at a South Side high school was charged with sexually assaulting a student at the school over a year’s time as well as molesting another student, Cook County prosecutors alleged today. Paul Peatry, 40, who also volunteered as an...
  • Former Student Names Hartford Schools In Sex Abuse Suit

    HARTFORD— A former student at the Special Education Learning Center at Bulkeley High School has filed a civil suit against a former program administrator and a former city teacher. The suit alleges that between 1982 and 1984, when the plaintiff was...
  • Man charged with sex assault of 5-year-old at wife's day care

    Man charged with sex assault of 5-year-old at wife's day care
      A Waukegan man is charged with sexually assaulting a 5-year-old at his wife’s home day care, authorities said. After the child cried out about the alleged assault, police arrested Mario Montes-Deoca, 60, last week and he was charged with...
  • No jury would have convicted him anyway

     
    Story: A Florida police chief has caused a media stir by saying he is looking the other way after a father severely beat a man he caught sexually assaulting his 11-year-old son. The father called Daytona Beach police on Friday......