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Sexual Assault

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  • Emotional Jimbo Fisher defends FSU QB Jameis Winston

    Emotional Jimbo Fisher defends FSU QB Jameis Winston
    An emotional coach Jimbo Fisher said Monday he isn’t concerned Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston will miss any games as a result of a school disciplinary hearing on Winston’s involvement in an alleged sexual assault, while Fisher said...
  • Jimbo Fisher defends Jameis Winston, says 'there was no crime'

    Jimbo Fisher defends Jameis Winston, says 'there was no crime'
    Jimbo Fisher adamantly defended Jameis Winston and lashed back at national media following a slew of reports focusing on Winston’s off-field issues. Typically reserved and vague when discussing anything related to a sexual assault investigation...
  • Hampton man arrested on sexual assault charges involving 14-year-old boy

    Hampton man arrested on sexual assault charges involving 14-year-old boy
    A 47-year-old Hampton man was arrested on sexual assault charges involving a 14-year-old boy, a police division spokesman said. The charges are in connection with two incidents that were reported to have happened within the last week, police spokesman...
  • Jameis Winston's attorney responds to FSU, conduct review continues

    Jameis Winston's attorney responds to FSU, conduct review continues
    Jameis Winston is cooperating with a student judiciary hearing to determine whether he violated FSU's student code of conduct during an alleged sexual assault in December 2012. Winston’s attorney, David Cornwell, informed the university Friday...
  • Man gets 71 years in sexual assault of girl on Southwest Side

    Man gets 71 years in sexual assault of girl on Southwest Side
    A 28-year-old man was sentenced to 71 years for abducting a 13-year-old girl at gunpoint and sexually assaulting her inside of a van on the city's Southwest Side. Chauvet Stiggers had been convicted earlier of aggravated kidnapping and aggravated...
  • What you can learn from Lena Dunham's rape disclosure

    Actress and author Lena Dunham recently disclosed that she was raped during college. In her new book, “Not That Kind of Girl,” Dunham describes her assault and how it took her years to actually call it what it was -- rape. Dunham may have been...
  • 2nd Lawsuit Alleges Sex Abuse At Boarding School In 1980s

    2<sup>n</sup><sup>d</sup> Lawsuit Alleges Sex Abuse At Boarding School In 1980s
    A second lawsuit in just over a week has been filed against the Indian Mountain School in Salisbury, alleging a former teacher brought a student into his home and repeatedly sexually assaulted him from 1981-1983. This lawsuit filed in state court in...
  • With victims unable to testify, Missouri health care aide avoids sex-crime convictions

    CLAYTON, Mo. St. Louis County prosecutors dropped rape, sodomy and sexual assault charges against a health care and hospice aide, officials say, because the elderly victims have either died or suffer from dementia so severely they could not help the case....
  • NFL roundup: Union head blasts Lewis for concussion remark

    The Sports Xchange NFL roundup: Union head blasts Lewis for concussion remark Players Association president Eric Winston criticized Cincinnati Bengals head coach Marvin Lewis for downplaying head injuries. "Always good to see the NFL educating their...
  • Hartford Man Gets 22 Years In Prison For Sexual Assault, Robbery

    HARTFORD — A 23-year-old Hartford man was sentenced to 22 years in prison and eight years of special parole after pleading guilty Thursday as part of a plea agreement to first-degree sexual assault, two counts of first-degree robbery and attempted...
  • Find a better balance

    Jesse L. Matthew, the man charged in the disappearance of University of Virginia sophomore Hannah Graham, briefly attended Christopher Newport University in 2003. Enrolled from January to Oct. 15 of that year, Mr. Matthew faced a sexual assault...