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Sexual Assault

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  • Man tied to abduction of Hannah Graham charged with murder

    Nearly four months after his arrest in the disappearance of a missing University of Virginia student, Jesse Matthew Jr. has been indicted on a murder count in the case -- but he won't face the death penalty and still isn't charged in the death of...
  • Girls removed from Leesburg group home after sexual battery allegations

    Girls removed from Leesburg group home after sexual battery allegations
    All four residents at a Leesburg group home where reports of sexual battery emerged last week have been moved, according to state Department of Children and Families spokeswoman Kristin Gray. After reports that three underage girls living in the for-...
  • Hampton man accused of sexually assaulting teen

    Hampton man accused of sexually assaulting teen
    A 20-year-old Hampton man was arrested and accused of sexually assaulting a teen girl, police said. Kaelan Long, of the first block of Sunny Meade Cove, was arrested Jan. 29 and charged with one count each of taking indecent liberties with a child,...
  • U.S. looks to detain more mother, child migrants, sometimes for months

    WASHINGTON An almost-abandoned practice of holding migrant mothers and children in prisonlike settings is not only back but also is surging as the U.S. government continues to struggle with the wave of migrants fleeing violence in Central America. The...
  • Ex-Bull Brunson expected to stand trial on sex abuse charges

    Ex-Bull Brunson expected to stand trial on sex abuse charges
    Former Chicago Bull Rick Brunson could go to trial next month on sexual abuse charges after his attorney and prosecutors said in court Tuesday that a plea deal appears unlikely. Brunson, 42, has pleaded not guilty to attempting to sexually assault a...
  • Penn State eyes changes to sexual misconduct case handling

    STATE COLLEGE — A new task force report recommends Penn State changes how the university handles sexual misconduct, suggesting it devote an office with an investigator and other staff to those cases. The university's Task Force on Sexual Assault...
  • Dartmouth bans hard liquor, requires students to take part in 4-year rape-prevention program

    Dartmouth College banned hard liquor on campus Thursday and said all students will have to take part in a sexual violence prevention program all four years they are at the Ivy League school. Dartmouth has long tried to move past its hard-partying...
  • Dartmouth Bans Hard Liquor on Campus, Takes Steps To Halt Sexual Violence

    HANOVER, N.H. — Dartmouth College banned hard liquor on campus Thursday and said that all students will have to take part in a sexual violence prevention program all four years that they're enrolled at the Ivy League school. Dartmouth has long...
  • Sentencing hearing delayed for Roselle man charged with assaulting Barrington High School student

    Sentencing hearing delayed for Roselle man charged with assaulting Barrington High School student
    The sentencing hearing for Tory R. Taylor, 36, of Roselle, who was charged with criminal sexual assault at a Barrington salon last January, was delayed Tuesday. The Cook County State's Attorney's Office said the delay was due to an incomplete pre-...
  • Former UCLA water polo player from Glendale sentenced to 180 days in jail

    Former UCLA water polo player from Glendale sentenced to 180 days in jail
    A former UCLA water polo player from Glendale who was accused of rape last year pleaded no contest on Thursday to one count each of assault by means likely to produce great bodily injury and criminal threats. Hakop Kaplanyan, 20, was sentenced to 180...
  • Judge Rejects Plea Agreement In Hartford Sexual Assault Case

    Judge Rejects Plea Agreement In Hartford Sexual Assault Case
    HARTFORD — A judge on Thursday rejected an agreement that would have let a man accused of sexually assaulting a state employee in August plead guilty to a reduced charge of unlawful restraint, with a sentence of two years and a day in prison, plus...