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Sexual Assault

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  • 1 more arrest in videotaped attack on woman on Florida beach

    A third man has been charged with participating in a spring-break sexual assault on a woman on a Florida Panhandle beach that was captured on a cellphone video, authorities said Tuesday. George Davon Kennedy, 21, was arrested Tuesday in DeKalb County,...
  • 5 Things to Know in Florida for April 16

    Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. 1 MORE ARREST IN VIDEOTAPED ATTACK ON WOMAN ON FLORIDA BEACH Authorities say a third man has been charged with participating in a sexual assault on a woman on a...
  • 'Animal House' frat to appeal Dartmouth branding sanction

    A Dartmouth College fraternity that partly inspired the 1978 movie "Animal House" and was recently accused of branding new members is appealing a decision to withdraw its recognition as a student organization. George Ostler, an attorney for Alpha Delta,...
  • Vassar ruling highlights sex-assault reporting questions

    After a night of heavy drinking and sex in 2012, two Vassar College students traded Facebook messages suggesting the encounter was consensual. "I'm really sorry I led you on," the woman wrote, adding, "I had a wonderful time last night." A year later,...
  • Senate Approves Hiring Sex-Assault Nurses For UConn Campus

    Senate Approves Hiring Sex-Assault Nurses For UConn Campus
    HARTFORD – UConn would be authorized to hire sexual assault nurses to deal directly with sexual assault victims on the Storrs campus under a bill that won unanimous Senate approval Tuesday. "One in five college women are sexually assaulted on...
  • Pastor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Minor, Adult In Clinton

    Pastor Charged With Sexually Assaulting Minor, Adult In Clinton
    CLINTON — A local pastor has been charged with sexually assaulting a juvenile and an adult female who were members of his church, police said. Francisco Moran, 57, of 40 West Main Street, was charged with two counts of fourth-degree sexual assault,...
  • Expelled Va. student sues to clear name after '50 Shades' style sex encounter

    Expelled Va. student sues to clear name after '50 Shades' style sex encounter
    A student expelled from George Mason University for violating its sexual misconduct policy is suing in federal court to clear his name, arguing that an encounter with a girlfriend was sadomasochistic role-playing, not sexual assault. In response, the...
  • Kenilworth man sentenced to probation for Wisconsin sexual assault

    Kenilworth man sentenced to probation for Wisconsin sexual assault
    A Wisconsin judge has sentenced a 20-year-old Kenilworth man to probation in relation to a 2014 sexual assault, which took place on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Douglas Gill, who listed a Winnetka address at the time of the incident,...
  • Judge weighs sex allegations against former Sussex official

    Attorneys for a young woman who claims in a lawsuit that she was sexually abused by former Republican Sussex County Councilman Vance Phillips asked a Superior Court judge on Monday to find Phillips liable because he has not explicitly denied the...
  • Focus on colleges obscures country's broader rape problem

    Focus on colleges obscures country's broader rape problem
    According to a Department of Justice report issued several months ago, there is a rape epidemic among 18- to 24-year-old women in the United States. To be clear, there is nothing about attending a college or university that makes someone more likely to be...
  • Co-defendant of ex-NFL star Sharper pleads not guilty

    A co-defendant of former NFL star Darren Sharper in Louisiana-based sexual assault cases pleaded not guilty Friday in federal court. Brandon Licciardi faces multiple charges in the federal case. They include allegations that he and Sharper intended to...