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Sexual Assault

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  • Avoiding overreaction

    Like many in the commonwealth and across the nation, we were sickened to read the recent Rolling Stone article which included the graphic description of a gang rape at the University of Virginia. It offered a powerful indictment of how campus officials...
  • Huntington Beach man arrested in sex assault, robbery

    Huntington Beach police arrested a man on suspicion of a sexual assault and robbery that occurred about three months ago near where he was arrested. Jesus Diaz Vasquez, 30, of Huntington Beach was taken into custody Thursday near Parkside Lane and...
  • Maryland teacher accused of sexually assaulting students at school

    A former teacher in a suburban Washington, D.C., county is accused of sexually assaulting at least nine students during the last decade, and police are urging any other possible victims to come forward. Jose Pineda, 50, was arrested by Montgomery...
  • Jonah Goldberg: Story about U.Va. rape stretches believability

    Rolling Stone has published an incredible story about a rape at the University of Virginia, sending shock waves around the country. But when I say the story is incredible, I mean that in the literal, largely abandoned sense of the word. It is not...
  • Amid criticism, Pentagon unveils anti-rape plans

    — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel unveiled new initiatives Thursday to halt rape and other sexual assaults within the U.S. military after the Pentagon released a report showing an 8 percent increase in reported incidents over the past year. The 136-...
  • Pentagon issues directives to combat sexual assault in military

    Pentagon issues directives to combat sexual assault in military
    Outgoing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel unveiled new initiatives Thursday to battle rape and other sexual assaults in the military after the Pentagon released a report showing an 8% increase in reported incidents over the last year. The 136-page report,...
  • Culture change is central to stopping campus sexual assault

    WASHINGTON The University of Virginia is now at the center of the growing debate over campus sexual assault. A searing account in Rolling Stone of the gang rape of a freshman at a fraternity party in 2012 has triggered a firestorm of criticism at...
  • Jameis Winston's conduct hearing concludes, decision expected in 2-3 weeks

    Jameis Winston's conduct hearing concludes, decision expected in 2-3 weeks
    TALLAHASSEE — Jameis Winston's highly publicized code of conduct hearing concluded after two days, with the star quarterback giving his most extensive defense to date following sexual-assault allegations. At various times, the hearing was called a...
  • Winston hearing ends with denial of allegations

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: updates with Winston statement Winston hearing ends with denial of allegations Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston's student code conduct hearing wrapped up Wednesday in Tallahassee, Fla., without a decision being...
  • Jameis Winston conduct hearing to continue Wednesday

    Jameis Winston conduct hearing to continue Wednesday
    Jameis Winston, dressed in a gray suit, was met by more than a dozen reporters as he walked outside of a brick-laced FSU building following the first day of his code of conduct hearing. One woman peppered Winston with questions: "How do you explain...
  • Winston hearing ends with no ruling

    The Sports Xchange Winston hearing ends with no ruling Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston's student code conduct hearing wrapped up Wednesday in Tallahassee, Fla., without a decision being handed down. Former Florida Supreme Court Justice Major...