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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Female service members say they face retribution for reporting sexual assaults

    WASHINGTON Two-thirds of women in the military who reported they'd been sexually assaulted endure professional retaliation or other social ostracism, Pentagon' leaders said Friday. In releasing an annual study required by Congress on sexual harassment...
  • City poised to pay $415,000 to settle sex assault suit against on-duty cops

    City poised to pay $415,000 to settle sex assault suit against on-duty cops
    The city is poised to pay $415,000 to a woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by two then-Chicago police officers after they bought her liquor and drove her back to her Rogers Park apartment to play strip poker while on duty. The proposed...
  • Review: 'Missoula' by Jon Krakauer

    Review: 'Missoula' by Jon Krakauer
    Nestled in an ancient glacial lake bed in the Northern Rockies, Missoula is Montana's second largest city. It's bisected by the Clark Fork, a major tributary of the Columbia River, confluent with the Bitterroot River to the southwest and Big Blackfoot...
  • Sexual assault circumstances differ for military men, women

    As the military struggles to combat sexual assault, surveys are uncovering stark differences between the attacks against active-duty female service members and those against active-duty men. The differences are forcing defense leaders to come up with more...
  • St. Francis de Sales suspends 12 in 'bullying' but police investigating as sex assault

    St. Francis de Sales suspends 12 in 'bullying' but police investigating as sex assault
    Chicago police say they are investigating an allegation that an 18-year-old student at St. Francis de Sales High School was sexually assaulted in a locker room by several other members of the baseball team. The school also announced it was suspending 12...
  • Alleged abuse victims in Haiti to get day in court in Maine

    A federal defamation lawsuit may become the only venue for young men from Haiti to air abuse allegations in open court following the dismissal of a case against the orphanage founder accused of assaulting them when they were boys in Port-au-Prince,...
  • House panel targets 'glaring management failures' at EPA

    The chairman of the House Oversight Committee blasted the Environmental Protection Agency Thursday for what he called "glaring management failures" that included promoting a senior employee even though he had been accused of sexual harassment and allowing...
  • Ohio State drum major instructor accused of rape, kidnapping

    A drum major instructor for Ohio State University's marching band who is accused of sexually assaulting a woman at his home was arraigned Thursday on rape and kidnapping charges. Stewart Kitchen, 28, was arrested Wednesday. He did not enter a plea at his...
  • France investigates accusations that soldiers raped children

    French prosecutors and military authorities are investigating accusations that French soldiers in Central African Republic sexually abused children they were sent to protect. The French probes follow an initial United Nations investigation into the...
  • Saint Mary's College to create task for on sexual assault

    The president of a Roman Catholic women's college in northern Indiana has announced she's creating a task force on sexual assault and sexual misconduct. St. Mary's College President Carol Ann Mooney said Wednesday that those are problems facing...
  • Nearly 8% of Occidental College students surveyed report sexual assault

    Nearly 8% of Occidental College students surveyed report sexual assault
    Nearly 8% of Occidental College students who responded to a survey about sexual misconduct on campus reported that they had been sexually assaulted, according to the results released this week. About 630 undergraduates, 30% of the student body,...