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Sexual Assault

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  • State upholds suspension of Allegany doctor's license

    State upholds suspension of Allegany doctor's license
    The Maryland Board of Physicians upheld on Thursday its decision to suspend Dr. William Dando's medical license based on his indictment in Allegany County for an alleged sexual assault. Dando appeared before the board Wednesday and was given the chance...
  • Bay Area man arrested in 1989 cold-case killing on San Bruno Mountain

    Bay Area man arrested in 1989 cold-case killing on San Bruno Mountain
    An unsolved homicide from 25 years ago in San Mateo County in which a woman was sexually assaulted then killed on San Bruno Mountain has been solved, authorities announced Thursday. Sheriff’s officials said they arrested Gabriel Rey O'Neill, 45,...
  • Sacramento psychologist accused of assaulting two female patients

    Sacramento psychologist accused of assaulting two female patients
    A licensed psychologist from Sacramento has been arrested on suspicion of assaulting two female patients during private sessions, authorities said. Marvin Todd, 71, was taken into custody Thursday at his Fulton Avenue practice in connection with an...
  • O.C. teacher accused of sexually assaulting student

    O.C. teacher accused of sexually assaulting student
    A 35-year-old teacher at Valencia High School in Placentia was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of sexually assaulting a female student repeatedly over a four-year period. Rebecca Eileen Diebolt was taken into custody in a shopping center parking lot...
  • Ex-Irwindale cop charged with molesting teen Explorer he supervised

    An Irwindale police officer who resigned this week has been charged with molesting a 14-year-old girl he supervised in the city's explorer program and allegedly sending a second teen sexual text messages, prosecutors said Thursday. Daniel Camerano, 27,...
  • Egypt's new president vows action after video shows sexual assault

    Spurred by a widely shared video said to show a mob sexual assault on a woman in Tahrir Square, President Abdel Fattah Sisi pledged Tuesday to take “all necessary measures” to combat such attacks and ordered vigorous enforcement of a new law...
  • Man allegedly attacks woman in movie theater bathroom stall

    Man allegedly attacks woman in movie theater bathroom stall
    A Moorpark man has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a 23-year-old woman in a movie theater bathroom stall, authorities said. Investigators had been searching for Hector Garcia, 18, after the May 23 incident and were finally able to...
  • Campuses must distinguish between assault and youthful bad judgment

    I really didn't want to write another column that hinges on the notion of a war between the genders. But our front-page story Sunday — on legal challenges by students punished for campus sexual assaults — raises such provocative questions, I...
  • More college men are fighting back against sexual misconduct cases

    More college men are fighting back against sexual misconduct cases
    Peter Yu, Drew Sterrett and Lewis McLeod were headed toward bright futures at prestigious colleges and universities when each got involved in one-night sexual encounters. All three young men claimed the encounters were consensual — but the women...
  • Florida colleges revise sexual assault policies

    Florida colleges revise sexual assault policies
    Few rapes have been reported on Florida's college campuses, and many see that as a problem. Sexual assault tends to be the most under-reported crime, often because victims are "afraid of the system" or think no one will believe them, said Michaela Denny,...
  • Allegations against Allegany doctor highlight dearth of complaint info

    Allegations against Allegany doctor highlight dearth of complaint info
    If patients in Maryland want to learn about complaints or concerns about their doctors, there is little that can be made public under state law. But that's not the case in all states. Complaints made to medical licensing boards are made public in nine...