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Sexual Assault

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  • Roger Goodell Says Job Not On Line; Won't 'Rule Out' Ray Rice Return

    NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, who has come under nationwide criticism for his handling of former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiance, said he doesn't believe his job is in jeopardy. "I'm used to criticism. I'm used to...
  • Jones, Cowboys face sexual assault suit

    The Sports Xchange Jones, Cowboys face sexual assault suit The Dallas Cowboys and team owner Jerry Jones face a civil suit from a woman who says he sexually assaulted her five years ago. Jana Weckerly, 27, filed suit Monday in Dallas County, seeking $1...
  • UC proposes systemwide plan to fight sexual misconduct

    UC proposes systemwide plan to fight sexual misconduct
    In a sweeping effort to combat sexual misconduct on campus, University of California officials unveiled a systemwide plan Wednesday, calling for mandatory training for all students, staff and faculty, improved support for victims and more thorough...
  • NFL announces four women who will assist in guiding league policies

    In the wake of domestic violence incidents involving Ray Rice, Ray McDonald and Greg Hardy, the NFL is making some additions to its staff to help guide league policies. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell announced the changes in a letter Monday to NFL teams...
  • Jameis Winston suspended for first half of Clemson game after making sexually lewd comment

    Jameis Winston suspended for first half of Clemson game after making sexually lewd comment
    TALLAHASSEE - Jameis Winston has been suspended for the first half of No. 1 FSU's game Saturday after making a sexually lewd comment on the Florida State campus Tuesday. Florida State interim president Garnett Stokes and athletic director Stan Wilcox,...
  • Sex Assault Suspect Warned Against Violating GPS Monitoring

    HARTFORD — After a prosecutor expressed concern that an 18-year-old Farmington man charged with sexual assault had violated his GPS monitoring, the man was warned by a judge Friday that any contact with the alleged victim would land him in jail....
  • Woodstock man charged with child sexual assault

     Woodstock man charged with child sexual assault
    A 34-year-old Woodstock man has been accused of engaging in sexual conduct with an underage girl. Erik J. Avila-Arredondo has been charged with predatory criminal sexual assault of a child, criminal sexual assault, and indecent solicitation of a child,...
  • New Britain Sex Assault Suspect Arrested After Chase In Hartford, Police Say

    New Britain Sex Assault Suspect Arrested After Chase In Hartford, Police Say
    HARTFORD — A Hartford man suspected of a sexual assault in New Britain earlier this month was caught and arrested Wednesday after stealing a car and leading Hartford officers on a chase, police said. Antonio Ponder, 24, of Edwards St. in Hartford,...
  • Videos, written pledges suggested to curb California campus rape

    SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A University of California task force seeking to reduce campus sexual violence recommended on Wednesday that new students, staff and faculty sign a pledge or watch a video about such violence as part of a package of measures to...
  • UC task force unveils guidelines on fighting campus sexual misconduct

    Aiming to create a national model to combat sexual misconduct, the University of California unveiled recommendations Wednesday aimed at a more uniform, systemwide approach to preventing and responding to violence on campus. In the first of two reports, a...
  • Campus sexual assault: UC panel says standardize response, punishment

    SAN FRANCISCO The University of California should create an independent and confidential advocacy office for sexual assault victims and standardize investigations and punishments across the system, a UC task force recommended Wednesday. The proposed...