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Sexual Assault

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  • Penn State president endorses policies against sexual misconduct

    STATE COLLEGE (AP) — Penn State's president on Tuesday threw his support behind a set of policy changes that will remake how the university addresses sexual misconduct matters on campus. President Eric Barron announced that the school will hire...
  • Winthrop Harbor man charged with sexual assault of 15-year-old girl

    Winthrop Harbor man charged with sexual assault of 15-year-old girl
    An 18-year-old Winthrop Harbor man is facing sexual assault charges after he allegedly forced a 15-year-old to have sex with him earlier this month. Tyler J. Smith, 18, of Winthrop Harbor is charged with criminal sexual assault with the use of force,...
  • Why no sex offender tag for guilty cop?

    Why no sex offender tag for guilty cop?
    In March 2009, soon after he was named Employee of the Year for his district and five months before multiple sexual assault charges were brought against him, openly gay Broward Sheriff's deputy Jonathan Bleiwess told the South Florida Blade newspaper that...
  • UNM police search for sexual assault suspect

    University of New Mexico police are searching for a suspect in the sexual assault of a female student. KOAT-TV says (http://bit.ly/1CsEiat) the 19-year-old victim told investigators she was leaving a campus library Tuesday around 6:30 p.m. when a man...
  • Tucson police arrest suspect in sexual assault of jogger

    Tucson police say they have made an arrest in the sexual assault of a female jogger. Sgt. Pete Dugan says 23-year-old Caleb Diaz was charged Friday with sexual assault and kidnapping based on physical evidence. Dugan says Diaz was already in Pima County...
  • Former deputy accused of abusing child sentenced to life in prison

    Former deputy accused of abusing child sentenced to life in prison
    A former Orange County school-resource deputy accused of sexually abusing a boy — who at one point appeared unlikely to do time behind bars — was convicted at trial last week and sentenced to life in prison, court records show. Louis A....
  • An overcorrection on campus sexual assault policies?

    An overcorrection on campus sexual assault policies?
    Although colleges and universities are required by law to investigate and adjudicate sexual assault complaints by their students, they have shown to be woefully deficient in doing so. Currently, approximately 90 schools are under investigation by the U.S....
  • Charges in 1986 country club golf pro's slaying dismissed

    A man recently charged in the 1986 killing of a popular country club golf pro had the charges against him thrown out on Friday because of an evidence error involving one of the victim's hairs. The Bennington County state's attorney dismissed the...
  • Man accused of sexually assaulting ex-girlfriend in Bucktown

    Man accused of sexually assaulting ex-girlfriend in Bucktown
    A 33-year-old man is accused of sexually assaulting his ex-girlfriend Thursday and then setting fire to a bathroom while she fled. Nathan Nissenbaum, of the 400 block of West Wrightwood Avenue, is still hospitalized but his case was before Judge James...
  • Convictions for man accused of attacking girls, wife

    A Whitewater man has been convicted on all 12 counts against him in an attack that left two young girls with life-threatening injuries. A jury in Walworth County deliberated about 7½ hours before returning guilty verdicts for Larry Shannon about 11 p.m....
  • Texas death row inmate renews innocence claim in new appeal

    New reviews of forensic evidence support a Texas death row inmate's long-held claims that he didn't kill a 19-year-old woman nearly two decades ago, said attorneys for the man who faces execution next month. Rodney Reed, 47, is set to die March 5 for the...