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Sexual Assault

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  • Teen charged in 2 lakefront sexual assaults

    Teen charged in 2 lakefront sexual assaults
    A 17-year-old was ordered held in lieu of $400,000 bail Thursday after he was charged as an adult with sexually assaulting two women along the lakefront running path in Hyde Park, police said. Raekwon Franklin was charged with two counts of aggravated...
  • Alaska races for governor, senator to hinge on absentee ballots

    Alaska races for governor, senator to hinge on absentee ballots
    Alaska independent Bill Walker maintained a slim lead in the governor's race over incumbent Republican Sean Parnell on Wednesday, while Democratic Sen. Mark Begich trailed Republican challenger Dan Sullivan after a fierce campaign in which Begich sought...
  • Princeton agrees to revise policies after violating antidiscrimination law

    Princeton University violated a federal antidiscrimination law by not "promptly and equitably" responding to complaints of sexual violence, in one case allowing a sexually hostile environment to continue for one student, the U.S. Department of Education...
  • Alaska: Senate, governor's races too close to call

    Alaska Democratic Sen. Mark Begich trailed Republican challenger Dan Sullivan late Tuesday after a fierce campaign dominated by millions in spending by outside groups and Begich's determined efforts to distance himself from President Obama. But Begich...
  • 16-year-old girl reports that she was raped at Hopkins fraternity house

    <b>16-year-old girl reports that she was raped at Hopkins fraternity house</b>
    A 16-year-old girl reported that she was raped at a Johns Hopkins University fraternity over the weekend, according to law enforcement sources. University officials ordered the fraternity to cease activities as Baltimore police investigate. The...
  • Will 'yes means yes' create more problems than it solves?

    Will 'yes means yes' create more problems than it solves?
    There isn't much hard science to support it, but the conventional wisdom on date rape is that university and college dormitories and fraternity houses are ground zero for this terrible crime. This is because of colleges' combustible mix of youthful...
  • RedBlueAmerica: Should the law require 'affirmative consent' for sex?

    The latest battle in the culture wars has popped up where else? in California, where Gov. Jerry Brown last month signed a bill requiring colleges to adopt standards for handling sexual assault cases. Among the requirements: That colleges use an...
  • FSU sets Jameis Winston's conduct hearing date

    FSU sets Jameis Winston's conduct hearing date
    FSU has set a date for star quarterback Jameis Winston’s code of conduct hearing in connection with a sexual assault allegation. The hearing is scheduled for the week of Nov. 17, shortly after the Seminoles’ high-profile ACC game at rival...
  • No bail for two men who allegedly robbed, assaulted escorts on Northwest Side

    No bail for two men who allegedly robbed, assaulted escorts on Northwest Side
    Two men were ordered held without bond after allegedly taking escorts to vacant properties on the Northwest Side, where they robbed and sexually assaulted the women at gunpoint, authorities said. Alfredo Torres, 28, and Ruben Hernandez, 21, were both...
  • Elmwood Park man, 87, charged with abusing girls over 15 years

    Elmwood Park man, 87, charged with abusing girls over 15 years
    An 87-year-old Elmwood Park man is accused of sexually abusing young girls over 15 years, officials said Tuesday. Sam Montalbano has been charged with predatory criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual abuse and criminal sexual abuse,...
  • Newport News man arrested on sex charges involving 14-year-old girl

    Newport News man arrested on sex charges involving 14-year-old girl
    A 40-year-old Newport News man was arrested Monday on sex charges involving a 14-year-old girl, a police department spokesman said. Child Protective Services reported to police on Sept. 29 that the girl told them she had been inappropriately touched...