Fairfax County Public Schools, Virginia’s largest school district, is defending itself against three separate federal lawsuits filed by students who say the school system botched sexual misconduct investigations.
Two U.S. cardinals attending the Vatican’s sex abuse prevention summit say the downfall of their onetime colleague Theodore McCarrick is sad but they hope a new spirit of accountability in the Catholic hierarchy will prevent future cover-ups of bishop misconduct.
The doctor treated patients in Columbia and Westminster, and the allegations span from 2009 to 2016.
“Orange Is the New Black” actress Yael Stone alleged actor Geoffrey Rush engaged in sexually inappropriate behavior when they starred in “The Diary of a Madman” in 2010.
The arrest came just 24 hours after the Rev. Urbano Vazquez waived a probable cause hearing, putting his case regarding the 2015 misconduct allegations on track to the grand jury.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Friday proposed a major overhaul to the way colleges and universities handle complaints of sexual misconduct, adding protections for students accused of assault and harassment, and narrowing the types of cases schools would be required to investigate.
Uber announced a new system to identify sexual misconduct on its platform — introducing 21 categories from staring and leering to nonconsensual sexual penetration — in a step toward transparency with customers and rehabilitating its public image.
“If even one of these allegations are found to be true, we will be looking at the largest scandal in the history of our town,” said Town of Cheverly Councilman Julian Ivey.
The school system’s resolution cites the Fairfax County Youth Survey, an anonymous and voluntary survey of middle and high school students in three grades, which shows that 14.2 percent of students reported being sexually harassed in the 2017-18 school year.
A California woman who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual misconduct when they were in high school has come forward in an interview with The Washington Post.
Six women are making new sexual misconduct allegations against CBS chief Leslie Moonves, whose reign as one of the most powerful executives in Hollywood appears nearing an end.
Seven Kentucky lawmakers have faced accusations of sexual misconduct, including four who settled secretly with a female legislative aide. Voters’ response? Mostly, keep them in office.
Two fellow lawmakers told The Associated Press on Friday that an outside investigator working on behalf of the committee interviewed them about the allegations against Democratic Del. Curt Anderson of Baltimore.
Since Charlie Rose was fired, CBS News said it has taken steps to ensure a safer workplace, including mandatory misconduct training.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. – A federal judge heard arguments Friday whether a former George Mason University student could sue the school anonymously but he did not issue a ruling. The former student says he was expelled…
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