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Sexual Misconduct

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  • Sex and college students: Should the Legislature be in the mix too?

     Sex and college students: Should the Legislature be in the mix too?
    Few people these days would disagree that when it comes to sex, no means no. If a woman (and it is usually a woman) says no but a man does not stop, well, that's sexual assault. But now there's a growing movement on college campuses — not a brand...
  • 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...
  • Glendale councilman reprimanded by colleagues

    The City Council on Tuesday night recommended Councilman Dave Weaver attend sexual harassment training in the wake of allegations that he groped a woman at a Mexican restaurant as well as an acknowledgment that he used vulgar language in front of a city...
  • D.A. amends charges against rug store manager

    D.A. amends charges against rug store manager
    The Orange County district attorney's office removed five of 14 charges against a former Laguna Beach rug store manager accused of multiple sexual crimes against women from 2007 to 2011, according to the prosecution's amended complaint. Prosecutors...
  • Garth Ancier Files Motion to Dismiss Michael Egan Sexual Assault Case

    TV exec Garth Ancier has filed a motion to dismiss Michael Egan's sexual abuse lawsuit, filed last month. The motion was filed Thursday in federal court in Hawaii, where Egan alleges that Ancier committed the abuse between August 1999 and October 1999...
  • The man behind the lawsuits against Bryan Singer and others in Hollywood

    The man behind the lawsuits against Bryan Singer and others in Hollywood
    Michael Egan came to Hollywood at 14 or 15, a Nebraska kid who had done some professional modeling and was hoping to make it as an actor. A friend at school invited him to a mansion in Encino where, according to a lawsuit filed by Egan, he and other...
  • Students need an education in sexual assault – before college

    It seemed funny 20 years ago when Antioch College unveiled a sexual offense prevention policy so prescriptive that students weren't allowed to kiss without receiving explicit permission. The small Ohio campus became the butt of national jokes, including...
  • Rape allegations against Oregon basketball players roil campus

    The University of Oregon announced Friday that three men’s basketball players were kicked off the team after they were investigated because of allegations that they raped a female student -- accusations that did not lead to criminal charges....
  • How to deal with the campus sexual assault crisis

    Not too long ago, a woman who was sexually assaulted on campus might understandably have felt that her experience was, if not unique, at least uncommon. Colleges, worried about their reputations, often downplayed such incidents, sweeping rape...
  • Woodstock High student pleads not guilty to sex assault of girl, 15

    Woodstock High student pleads not guilty to sex assault of girl, 15
    A Woodstock High School student pleaded not guilty this morning to charges that he sexually assaulted a 15-year-old girlĀ at a house party over Christmas break. As his parents looked on, James Cornelius, 18, dressed in orange jail garb, entered his not...
  • Ex-Catonsville doctor charged with sexually assaulting patient in Western Md.

    Ex-Catonsville doctor charged with sexually assaulting patient in Western Md.
    The practitioner of a now-closed Catonsville laser surgery center who was convicted of raping a woman at gunpoint in 1987 was indicted by an Allegany County grand jury last week for sexually assaulting a patient behind locked doors. Dr. William Thomas...