Articles tagged with: sexual assault

09 January 2015

Woman files lawsuit against University of Oregon and its basketball coach

Posted in Regional

Eugene, Ore. -- A woman who accused three University of Oregon basketball players of gang raping her in March filed a lawsuit Thursday. She's suing the university and head basketball coach Dana Alt ...

05 January 2015

Bond denied for suspect allegedly beaten by sexual assault victim's boyfriend

Posted in U.S. & World News

Conway, SC. ---  (WMBF) - William Mattson's bond was denied in a bond hearing on Saturday. Mattson, 52, has been charged with criminal sexual conduct in the first degree, after reportedly assaultin ...

04 December 2014

More military sexual assaults reported

Posted in U.S. & World News

(NBC News)  The Pentagon revealed Thursday that  reported sexual assaults in the military rose again to nearly 6,000 this year.    Still, military officials say the despicable crime is now actua ...

20 November 2014

New Cosby accuser steps forward

Posted in U.S. & World News

Las Vegas, Nev. --- (WPTV)  Another woman has stepped forward with accusations of sexual assault aimed at Bill Cosby.Therese Serignese said she was 19-years-old when she met Bill Cosby in Las Vegas ...

06 October 2014

Police looking for suspect in sexual assault case

Posted in Local, Regional

Ashland, Ore. --- Ashland police are looking for a suspect involved in a possible sexual assault case.Police say the incident happened sometime between 3:00 and 4:45 Saturday morning near Garfield a ...

30 September 2014

UO faculty upset after school hires sex offender to educate athletes on sexual abuse

Posted in Regional

Eugene, Ore. --- Some faculty and staff at the University of Oregon are not happy that the school hired a convicted sex offender to train athletes about sexual assault awareness last year, after thr ...

29 September 2014

New California law addresses sexual assaults on college campuses

Posted in Regional

Calif. -- California has a new set of rules for dealing with sexual assaults on college campuses. Governor Jerry Brown signed a law into legislation - called the "Yes Means Yes" law. It's the first ...

24 September 2014

Teen arrested for raping teacher at school

Posted in U.S. & World News

Fla. --- (NBC News) A South Dade Senior High School student who police say sexually assaulted a teacher at the South Florida school after hours is now facing several charges. Victor Marshall Nash, 1 ...

03 September 2014

As kids head to campus, parents broach topic of sexual assault

Posted in U.S. & World News

(Today) Students around the country have arrived on campus equipped with books, dorm furnishings and something else: Warnings from their parents about social minefields they may encounter in the com ...

22 July 2014

"My immediate feeling was to kill him"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Fla. --- (WESH)  The father of an 11-year-old Florida boy who was allegedly raped at the hands of a close family friend says he did what he had to do after walking in on it.The father beat the susp ...