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Sexual Misconduct

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  • NC State fraternity disbanded over offensive notebook

    North Carolina State University disbanded a fraternity chapter Wednesday following the discovery of a notebook filled with sexist and racially offensive entries in a restaurant off campus. The punishment comes amid recent cases of bad behavior at the...
  • Penn State to launch review of Greek system

    Penn State to launch review of Greek system
    A task force will review Pennsylvania State University's Greek system in the wake of revelations that a fraternity shared online pictures of naked women while they were asleep or passed out, the school's president said Monday. "This comprehensive...
  • Police: No evidence of gang-rape at University of Virginia

    A four-month police investigation into an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia that Rolling Stone magazine described in graphic detail produced no evidence of the attack and was stymied by the accuser's unwillingness to cooperate, authorities...
  • Investigation outlines key events of alleged UVa gang rape

    The investigation of an alleged gang rape at a University of Virginia fraternity house discovered no evidence of the attack. Charlottesville Police Chief Timothy Longo detailed the probe at a news conference Monday. Here are some key events: ___ MAY 20,...
  • Police chief placed on leave amid sexual harassment claims

    The head of the Binghamton Police Department has been placed on administrative leave amid accusations that he sexually harassed a female officer. Mayor Rich David announced Monday that the city is conducting an internal investigation into the allegations...
  • Fraternities lobby against campus rape investigations

    College fraternities and sororities,concerned that students accused of sexual assault are treated unfairly, are pushing Congress to make it harder for universities to investigate rape allegations. The groups' political arm plans to bring scores of...
  • Bill Cosby accusers fight motion to dismiss defamation suit

    Three women who allege Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them decades ago say in a court filing that he doesn't have a right to lie and hide behind the statements of his representatives to have their defamation lawsuit dismissed. "Cosby claims a privilege to...
  • Norwich Diocese Settles Priest Sex Abuse Suit For $1.1 Million

    On the eve of a civil trial, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Norwich has agreed to pay a woman $1.1 million to settle a lawsuit that alleged she was sexually assaulted more than 60 times by the late Rev. Thomas Shea. The 49-year-old woman, identified as...
  • Conversation about U.Va sex assaults evolves over the year

    The University of Virginia was under fire for student safety issues and how it had handled sexual assault allegations on campus well before the Rolling Stone article about an alleged gang rape on campus was published in November. But the story, which...
  • South African judge convicts retired tennis champion of rape

    A judge in South Africa on Monday convicted Bob Hewitt, a former Grand Slam tennis champion, of raping and sexually assaulting three girls whom he had been coaching. The assaults occurred decades ago, according to the victims who are now grown women....
  • South African judge convicts retired tennis champion Bob Hewitt of rape

    South African judge convicts retired tennis champion Bob Hewitt of rape
    JOHANNESBURG — Bob Hewitt, a former Grand Slam doubles tennis champion, was on Monday convicted in a South African court of rape and sexual assault decades after the alleged assaults. Judge Bert Bam said he is satisfied that the two women who...