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Sexual Assault

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  • Four Years In Prison For Manchester Man In Manslaughter, Sex Assault Cases

    Four Years In Prison For Manchester Man In Manslaughter, Sex Assault Cases
    HARTFORD — A Manchester man was sentenced to four years in prison Tuesday for his role in a sexual assault at an East Hartford motel in July 2010. Luis Trinidad's sentence will run concurrent to a sentence he received Friday in Superior Court in...
  • Despite outside protests over sex assault claims, Cosby welcomed by Denver audience

    Bill Cosby performed to a welcoming Denver audience, despite a protest by some 100 people chanting "Rape is not a joke!" and "No means no!" outside the theater. The first of Cosby's two performances Saturday came after a woman held an afternoon news...
  • Bill Cosby takes stage in Denver despite protest over sexual-assault claims

    About 100 people chanting "Rape is not a joke!" and "No means no!" protested outside a theater in Denver before comedian Bill Cosby took the stage on Saturday, but his performance night went on without a disturbance. Earlier in the day, a woman held a...
  • Judge: No gag order on lawyers in Jesse Matthew sexual assault case in Virginia

    Judge: No gag order on lawyers in Jesse Matthew sexual assault case in Virginia
    A Fairfax County judge on Friday rejected a request to impose a gag order on lawyers in a sexual assault trial for Jesse Matthew, who is also accused in the abduction of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham. Matthew has been charged in...
  • Teen, 15, uses cellphone to record sexual advances

    MIFFLINBURG — A Union County teenager recorded an explicit conversation on her cellphone that led to the arrest of a sexual perpetrator in Millmont, according to state police. Dale Short, 48, is accused of sexually assaulting the 15-year-old in his...
  • Virginia lawmakers push for mandatory reports in campus assaults

    Virginia lawmakers push for mandatory reports in campus assaults
    State legislators responding to concerns about on-campus sexual assaults found a complex web of rules and agencies as they dove into the issue Friday, but remain intent on passing legislation in the coming weeks to address the issue. Much of the focus...
  • Crime down in Oak Park, River Forest, reports indicate

    Crime down in Oak Park, River Forest, reports indicate
    The number of reported crimes decreased last year in Oak Park and River Forest, with Oak Park recording its lowest crime rate in the 42 years that comparable statistics have been collected, according to information released by the two villages....
  • Rocky Hill Teacher Accused Of Rape Resigns

    ROCKY HILL — An elementary school physical education teacher who was placed on paid leave in December after administrators learned he had been indicted on rape charges in Springfield has resigned. Bryan MacDonald, 22, a first-year teacher who...
  • Vernon Man Charged With Sexual Assault

    Vernon Man Charged With Sexual Assault
    VERNON — A local man was charged Thursday after police received a report from a woman that she had been sexually assaulted, police said. Eric Allen, 25, was charged with first-degree sexual assault, second-degree strangulation, interfering with...
  • Colts' Josh McNary accused of rape, put on commissioner's exempt list

    Indianapolis Colts linebacker Josh McNary, facing rape charges, was placed by the NFL on the league's exempt/commissioner permission list Thursday, banning him from practicing with the team or attending games. “That designation will permit the...
  • No bail for man charged with assaulting girl on CTA bus

    No bail for man charged with assaulting girl on CTA bus
    A Chicago man is being held without bail after, prosecutors say, he assaulted a 4-year-old girl while on his way home from registering as a sex offender. On Tuesday, Judex Colon allegedly boarded a CTA bus on Polk Street, sat down next to the girl&...