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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Ex-Blue Angels leader found guilty of allowing sexual harassment

    Ex-Blue Angels leader found guilty of allowing sexual harassment
    The former commanding officer of the Navy's famed Blue Angels flight demonstration squad was found guilty of "failing to stop obvious and repeated instances of sexual harassment," the Navy said Tuesday. Capt. Gregory McWherter was given a non-judicial...
  • State likely didn't know of Allegany doctor's rape conviction

    State likely didn't know of Allegany doctor's rape conviction
    To become licensed as a nurse, a social worker or even to drive around dead bodies in Maryland, a criminal background check is required. But not to get a doctor's license. Instead, the state Board of Physicians asks would-be doctors to voluntarily...
  • Sex Abuse Lawsuit Dropped Against Former Disney Executive

    Michael Egan, who has accused Bryan Singer and three other Hollywood figures of sexual abuse when he was a teenager, has voluntarily dismissed one of the lawsuits, against ex-Disney TV executive David Neuman. The notice of dismissal was filed in a Hawaii...
  • Ex-Blue Angels commander found guilty of allowing sexual harassment

    Ex-Blue Angels commander found guilty of allowing sexual harassment
    The former commanding officer of the Navy's famed Blue Angels flight demonstration squad was found guilty Monday of "failing to stop obvious and repeated instances of sexual harassment," the Navy said. Capt. Gregory McWherter was given a non-judicial...
  • State university system revising sexual assault policy

    State university system revising sexual assault policy
    Amid a series of changes to federal laws regarding how universities handle sexual assaults and sexual misconduct, the University System of Maryland is in the process of updating its two-decade-old policies on the matter. The Board of Regents of the...
  • Michael Egan drops his sex abuse lawsuit against David Neuman

    Michael Egan has withdrawn his sexual abuse lawsuit against former Walt Disney Television President David Neuman, according to court documents. Egan's suit, filed in Hawaii in April, accused Neuman of sexually abusing him in Hawaii and Encino, a Los...
  • Suit alleges L.A. Unified did not step in when gay student was bullied

    A lawsuit filed Friday against the Los Angeles Unified School District by a former student alleges administrators failed to intervene when he was bullied and taunted for months last year about his sexuality.  The lawsuit, filed in Los Angeles County...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • Morgan State under federal investigation for handling of sexual assault case

    Morgan State under federal investigation for handling of sexual assault case
    The U.S. Department of Education has opened an investigation into Morgan State University's handling of a reported sexual assault, as the number of colleges nationwide facing scrutiny for their response to sexual violence allegations grows. The...