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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Domestic violence, abuse top concerns facing USOC chief

    CHICAGO (Reuters) - Of all the issues facing the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), the one that gives chief executive officer Scott Blackmun the greatest concern is making sure sport is free from domestic abuse and other violence. Domestic violence...
  • Doctor in sexual misconduct case testifies

    Doctor in sexual misconduct case testifies
    More than six years after Dr. Michael R. Kinney treated a woman for breast cancer, the two faced off in legal proceedings this week over accusations that he had sexual contact with her while she was his patient. Kinney, a licensed physician and...
  • Sexual assault allegations: To name names or not?

    Sexual assault allegations: To name names or not?
    When it comes to sexual assault allegations, is it ever a good idea to name names? That question arose this week when a group claiming to be current and former University of Chicago students created and then deleted an anonymous Tumblr account listing...
  • 3 ex-aides to state treasurer claim firings were retaliation

    3 ex-aides to state treasurer claim firings were retaliation
    Illinois Treasurer Dan Rutherford fired three top aides who were accused of falsifying timekeeping records, but the former employees say they were targeted in retaliation for participating in a probe looking into allegations of sexual harassment and...
  • Jameis Winston's attorney offered to pay off accuser, woman's lawyer says

    Jameis Winston's attorney offered to pay off accuser, woman's lawyer says
    Jameis Winston’s attorney offered to pay the woman who accused the quarterback of rape to stay silent, according to a statement released by one of her lawyers Wednesday. The statement contradicts claims made earlier Wednesday that the accuser sought...
  • Big prostitution bust nabs 91 alleged pimps, johns

    Big prostitution bust nabs 91 alleged pimps, johns
    Long Beach police announced Wednesday that officers arrested 91 suspected pimps and johns during an eight-month investigation aimed at combating sex trafficking.  Authorities also recovered 22 young women who they alleged were working as prostitutes....
  • Jameis Winston's attorney reportedly informs FSU rape accuser sought money to stay silent

    Jameis Winston's attorney reportedly informs FSU rape accuser sought money to stay silent
    Jameis Winston’s attorney is accusing a former FSU student’s lawyer of demanding money to stay silent about a rape allegation against the Heisman Trophy winner, according to a letter obtained by the Orlando Sentinel.  An attorney...
  • University of Chicago students accused of sexual violence in Tumblr posts

    University of Chicago students accused of sexual violence in Tumblr posts
    Four months after a list of Columbia University students accused of sexual assault began appearing around that campus, a similar phenomenon seems to be occurring at the University of Chicago. Students from the Hyde Park school say that "The Hyde Park...
  • Ex-BBC DJ Dave Lee Travis convicted of indecent assault

    LONDON, Sept 23 (Reuters) - Dave Lee Travis, one of Britain's best-known radio DJs in the 1970s and 1980s who counted Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi among his fans, was found guilty on Tuesday of indecently assaulting a television researcher. The 69-year-old...
  • Oviedo teacher accused of sexual contact with teen girl released from jail

    Oviedo teacher accused of sexual contact with teen girl released from jail
    The Oviedo teacher accused of having sexual contact with a teen girl has been released from jail, officials say. Michael Scott Fitzwater, 40, was arrested and charged Sunday with one count of unlawful sexual contact with a minor, according to the...
  • Fighting the 'Red Zone'

    Fighting the 'Red Zone'
    Barely one month into the new school year, six Southern Illinois University students are facing allegations that they were involved in two reported sexual assaults on the Carbondale school’s campus this month. The reports underscore a troubling...