Campus Sexual Assault
Meet The Republican Lawmaker Who's Taken Up The Cause Of Defending College Men Accused Of Rape
Georgia Rep. Earl Ehrhart has made a career of taking on controversial causes, and his latest passion is defending students accused of rape. Emails show he has intervened to try to save men from "kangaroo courts."
Here's The Powerful Letter The Stanford Victim Read To Her Attacker
A former Stanford swimmer who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman was sentenced to six months in jail because a longer sentence would have "a severe impact on him," according to a judge. At his sentencing Thursday, his victim read him a letter describing the "severe impact" the assault had on her.
What Happens When Women At Historically Black Colleges Report Their Assaults
For decades, students at Spelman — the elite historically black women’s college — have spoken out about instances of sexual assault committed by students from Morehouse College, their unofficial brother school. Now, in the wake of a petition, protests, and a federal investigation, their messages are ringing louder than ever. Why haven't we heard them?
San Diego State Suspended Frats After Sexual Harassment And Assault Allegations
On Friday, a "Take Back The Night" protest was interrupted when fraternity members yelled obscenities and threw eggs at protesters. On Tuesday, leaders of the SDSU Greek community announced an indefinite suspension of fraternities.
Here's What Some Students At UVA Are Saying About The Suspension Of Fraternities
In light of allegations of a gang-rape at the University of Virginia (UVA) branch of Phi Kappa Psi, the university suspended all fraternities for the rest of the semester. A scroll through the anonymous app Yik Yak shows how students feel about the decision.
Accused Men Say The System Hurting College Sexual Assault Survivors Fails Them Too
Sexual assault survivors across the country say they were treated unfairly by their schools. An increasing number of men seeking legal action after being suspended for sexual misconduct say the process is also failing them.