Authorities alleged the five men cornered a female student in a nearly empty dormitory, shut off the lights, and forced her to have sex with them.
Authorities said the 19-year-old freshman met the woman, who is not a student, at a campus party. He withdrew from the university after prosecutors said they planned to file charges.
Matthew Warner had reported his daughter missing Friday night, setting off a massive search that ended when he led authorities to a parked truck where her body was found inside.
Maj. Erik J. Burris once prosecuted sexual assault cases.
A new virtual reality project allows participants to witness an encounter at a party that leads to a sexual assault, from both a man’s and a woman’s perspectives.
An 18-year-old football player received five years probation after being convicted of an illegal sex act with a minor, authorities said. The girl accused two other students of sexual assault, but no other charges were filed.
Robert Greenblatt, NBC’s entertainment chairman, spoke publicly for the first time on Friday about how the network’s Bill Cosby sitcom blew up.
It was the second criminal case against an Uber driver in the city in a matter of weeks.
Authorities are still investigating whether Uber as a company should also face charges related to the case, which brought international attention to the issue of sexual violence in India.
The reinstatement comes after a police investigation found no substantive evidence of the allegations in the story.
Video has emerged of protesters in Hamilton, Ontario being thrown out of Cosby’s stand-up show on Friday night.
In his show in London, Ontario, on Thursday night, Cosby made a joking reference to the many recent accounts by women accusing him of sexual assault.
“If Mr. Cosby’s legacy is destroyed, he has no one to blame but himself,” feminist attorney Gloria Allred said during a press conference in Los Angeles on Wednesday with three new accusers, alleging Cosby sexually assaulted them.
His alleged victim claims that Florida State University violated Title IX requirements to investigate her rape case, and deliberately hindered the Tallahassee Police Department’s investigation so Winston’s football career wouldn’t be jeopardized. It was also announced Wednesday that Winston will leave FSU to enter the NFL draft.
The football program at Sayreville War Memorial High School in New Jersey was suspended after seven players were charged with sexually assaulting underclassmen in a hazing ritual.
Four student-led Greek leadership councils submitted additions to their agreements with the university, which approved them on Tuesday.
The men, two of whom are brothers, are suspected to be part of an organized gang known for targeting female tourists traveling alone. The 22-year-old tourist had reportedly been held hostage at gunpoint in a secluded basement for several weeks.
A U.S. Department of Education investigation found that Harvard Law School did not provide a “prompt and equitable response to complaints of sexual harassment and sexual assault.”
Police say the former UberX driver sexually assaulted a 22-year-old female passenger on Nov. 16. The woman reported passing out in the car and then waking up in a residence during the alleged assault.
The former child actor made headlines earlier in 2014 when he sued X-Men director Bryan Singer for childhood sexual abuse. Now he is being charged with wire fraud in a federal court.
The driver pleaded not guilty to the charges when he was arraigned at Cambridge District Court on Wednesday.
In a statement released Monday, Camille O. Cosby blasted the media’s coverage of the rape and drugging allegations made against her husband, and cited Rolling Stone’s University of Virginia rape story in calling it unfair. “There appears to be no vetting of my husband’s accusers before stories are published or aired.”
My rapist came from the same insular Indian-American community at my university as I did. Why did that make it harder for people to believe what happened?
Last year, when I was 17, I was sexually assaulted by a much older man. I’m gradually learning how to talk about it — and make myself whole again.
The ways I’ve been attacked for sharing my story show how far we have to go when discussing sexual assault.
The way the magazine bungled its exposé of rape culture at UVA has caused irreparable damage to survivors — and given ammunition to those already disinclined to believe them.
The co-founder of End Rape on Campus on why the Rolling Stone retraction affects all survivors of sexual assault.
UPDATE: Sorkin has responded to Alena Smith’s public criticisms of Sunday’s episode: “I’m saddened that she’s broken that trust.”
I woke up naked to find three boys from my school sexually assaulting me. The aftermath was almost as bad.
Watching the disintegration of Rolling Stone’s story has been a brutal reminder of the enormous chasm of understanding that too often stands between journalists and survivors.