In an unusual legal move, these lawyers are trying to bring #MeToo into a sex offender’s sentencing.

Jessica Testa • 2 days ago

A suspected hate crime that killed two black people at a grocery store was quickly overtaken by more hate-fueled violence. “We’re so bombarded.”

Jessica Testa • 6 days ago

Next, Quinn James will stand trial for allegedly murdering Mujey Dumbuya.

Jessica Testa • 20 days ago

A woman in a ditch. A baby in a parking lot. The DNA Doe Project has the ability to identify cold case victims — so why don’t they take on every case?

Jessica Testa • One month ago

He got second chance after second chance. She didn’t.

Jessica Testa • 3 months ago

Over the past two years, at least 20 state legislatures have considered whether to ban marriage under 18. Only two have actually done it.

Jessica Testa • 4 months ago

A heated and historic race in Georgia has drawn comparisons to 2016’s clash between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders. The young women who powered Sanders’ rise say it's not that simple.

Jessica Testa • 6 months ago

Not every kid who’s lived through a school shooting has the same cause to advance. For some, this is their chance to march in memory of classmates killed years ago. Others will avoid the protests altogether.

Tyler Kingkade • 7 months ago

Emilie Morris got her high school cross-country coach to admit to sex crimes on tape. But when she unexpectedly died at age 35, the criminal case she’d fought to bring against him died, too.

Jessica Testa • 8 months ago

On the eve of President Donald Trump’s first anniversary in office, teenage girls and their fathers are facing off in the most divided political climate since Vietnam. How one family fights through it.

Jessica Testa • 10 months ago

Getting on your feet after prison is an uphill battle. Meet the formerly incarcerated women who are helping one another to get ahead.

Jessica Testa • 11 months ago

Following BuzzFeed News’ reporting on Eddie Berganza and his subsequent firing, five more women in the comics industry say he harassed or inappropriately touched them, including one who says Berganza forcibly kissed her twice.

Tyler Kingkade • 11 months ago

The decision came two days after Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment launched a review into revelations that Eddie Berganza was promoted despite allegations he forcibly kissed and tried to grope colleagues.

Tyler Kingkade • One year ago

At least two female employees at the publishing giant DC Comics accused a top editor of trying to forcibly kiss or grope them. He was promoted anyway. Two years later, he was accused of doing it again.

Jessica Testa • One year ago

Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law a bill making California the first to widely recognize being nonbinary — neither male nor female — as a third legal gender option.

Jessica Testa • One year ago

As free speech debates reverberate from the quad to the White House, Princeton anthropologist Carolyn Rouse is on the side of the college students who want to keep out provocative speakers.

Jessica Testa • One year ago

Taylor Blanchard faced up to ten years in prison for a crime that would’ve sent men to boot camp for six months to a year. Her fight could change the fate of countless women in Wyoming.

Jessica Testa • One year ago

“We need to make it easier for transgender and gender non-conforming people to live their lives as who they are,” said the coauthor of the landmark bill, which is headed to the governor's desk.

Jessica Testa • One year ago

Lost amid the flurry of attention that focuses on missing white girls and women are the names of black girls who disappear. Veronica Pate's daughter, ShyShy, is one of them.

Jessica Testa • One year ago

The most populous state is on track to become the first to legally recognize being nonbinary — neither male nor female — as a third gender option. Ready or not, America.

Jessica Testa • One year ago