sexualassault

  • Steven Seagal being investigated for sexual assault case

    Steven Seagal is being investigated by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office regarding a new sexual assault case, its second inquiry involving the 66-year-old actor, report The Los Angeles Timesand The Wrap. In January, the district attorney’s office announced that they were looking into two initial reports of sexual assault involving Seagal: one from actress Regina...
  • Breaking: Anthony Anderson being accused of sexual assault!

    Los Angeles police are investigating an unspecific criminal complaint against Anthony Anderson. The LAPD confirmed to Deadline that “a crime report was taken” that named the Emmy-nominated Black-ish actor, adding, “It’s an open investigation.” Details of the allegation weren’t given, and police would not confirm reports by The Blast and TMZ today that it was...
  • Not guilty plea from Harvey Weinstein on new charges

    Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein pleaded not guilty to fresh charges of sexual assault Monday as prosecutors fought to place him under house arrest as his criminal case plays out. Weinstein, looking pale and wearing a black suit and tie, was cuffed behind his back for his Manhattan Supreme Court appearance...
  • Could this new device help solve sexual assault threats ???

    Soon you, your daughter, sister or wife can wear a tiny hidden device that will call for help in case of trouble, even if there’s no smartphone coverage. The winning team of the $1 million Anu & Naveen Jain Women’s Safety XPRIZE contest, announced Wednesday evening, hopes to use...
  • R. Kelly streams increase amid sexual assault allegations

    Despite campaigns to remove his catalog from streaming services following sexual assault allegations, R. Kelly is laughing all the way to the bank. “I’ma tell you something,” Kelly, 51, said in a video from May 17 that surfaced Tuesday. “I’ma take this musical s—t, and I’ma inject these motherf—kers...
  • Uber changes course, will not push sexual assault victims into arbitration

      SAN FRANCISCO — Uber will no longer force customers, drivers or employees who claim they were sexually assaulted or harassed when using the ride-hailing service to pursue their cases behind closed doors, a move meant to make the company’s safety issues more transparent. Previously, people with such claims...
  • Uber changes course, will not push sexual assault victims into arbitration

    SAN FRANCISCO — Uber will no longer force customers, drivers or employees who claim they were sexually assaulted or harassed when using the ride-hailing service to pursue their cases behind closed doors, a move meant to make the company’s safety issues more transparent. Previously, people with such claims were...
  • Prosecutors: Bill Cosby sexual-assault conviction will stand

    NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) – In the tense moments before a jury convicted Bill Cosby of sexual assault, the prosecutor who had branded him a “con man” and called him out for laughing during closing arguments started to worry about the global implications if the #MeToo era’s first big trial went...
  • Bill Cosby sexual assault retrial: What’s happened so far

    Bill Cosby retrial: What’s happened so far Comedian Bill Cosby is back in court preparing for his sexual assault retrial. Before the retrial, which is set to begin on April 2nd, here’s a quick refresher on what has happened so far. A jury has begun to deliberate the fate...