Movie mogul Weinstein pleads not guilty to sex assault charges

Movie mogul Weinstein pleads not guilty to sex assault charges

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty on Monday to charges of sexually assaulting a woman in 2006, the third criminal sex assault case brought against him. More than 70 women, mostly young actresses and women employed in other areas of the movie business, have accused the 66-year-old cofounder of the […]

California Judge Will Lose His Job Over 6-Month Sentence in Stanford Sexual Assault Case

Two years after former Stanford University student Brock Turner was sentenced to just six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman, voters in Santa Clara County, California, voted to recall the judge who sentenced him. Judge Aaron Persky of the Santa Clara County Superior Court will be promptly replaced by Cindy Hendrickson, an assistant district attorney who supported […]

Morgan Freeman Says Conduct Was Misplaced Humor, Not Sexual Assault

Morgan Freeman Says Conduct Was Misplaced Humor, Not Sexual Assault

Morgan Freeman Misplaced Humor, Not Sexual Assault Alleged Victim Calls Out CNN 5/26/2018 6:45 AM PDT Morgan Freeman has issued a second statement, responding to allegations he sexually harassed a number of women, this time saying the incidents were “misplaced compliments or humor” and not sexual assault … and now one of the women is […]

Navy SEALs Face Sexual Assault Charges and Drug Investigation

Navy SEALs Face Sexual Assault Charges and Drug Investigation

The commanding officer and the senior enlisted adviser of a Virginia Beach-based Navy SEAL team deployed in East Africa have been relieved of their duties because of allegations of sexual assault and harassment. In addition, 11 members of other East Coast SEAL units tested positive for drugs and face disciplinary action, according to a Navy […]

Bill Cosby jury hunkers down for second day in sexual assault trial

Bill Cosby jury hunkers down for second day in sexual assault trial

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) – The jury in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial begins a second day of deliberations on Thursday, charged with deciding whether the comedian once known as “America’s Dad” drugged and molested a younger woman at his Pennsylvania home more than a decade ago. Actor and comedian Bill Cosby leaves court after a […]

“A Huge Crusade of Annulment”: Loss Monies in Eastern Ghouta Counters three-hundred From Syrian Assault

The United Nations has condemned the Syrian government’s recent deadly barrage of airstrikes and artillery fire against the rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta, outside the capital of Damascus. Aid workers report at least 300 people have been killed over the past three days. Many of the victims are women and children. Targets have included hospitals […]