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#Sex Assault

# sex-assault - Friday 30 July, 2021

One sexual assault count dismissed in Harvey Weinstein case
# Weinstein
# Weinstein

One sexual assault count dismissed in Harvey Weinstein case

Jul 30th 2021, 7:08 AM 16,338 Views 0 Comments

Judge Lisa B Lench agreed that a count alleging sexual battery by restraint in May 2010 was too old, and outside the statute of limitations.

# sex-assault - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

Girl tells trial she witnessed alleged park sexual assault on boy (13)
# Sex Assault
# Sex Assault

Girl tells trial she witnessed alleged park sexual assault on boy (13)

May 25th 2021, 9:31 PM 71,011 Views 0 Comments

Two boys, both aged 15, have pleaded not guilty to sexually assaulting the boy on a date in June last year.

# sex-assault - Tuesday 30 June, 2020

Serial rapist in UK went on sex attack spree after major probation failings, report finds
# Joseph McCann
# Joseph McCann

Serial rapist in UK went on sex attack spree after major probation failings, report finds

Jun 30th 2020, 10:47 AM 18,442 Views 25 Comments

Joseph McCann was jailed last year for a string of assaults.

# sex-assault - Thursday 26 April, 2018

'Justice has been done': Victims and prosecutors react to Bill Cosby sex assault conviction
# Convicted
# Convicted

'Justice has been done': Victims and prosecutors react to Bill Cosby sex assault conviction

Apr 26th 2018, 11:00 PM 22,457 Views 0 Comments

Cosby was convicted of drugging and molesting a university employee 14 years ago.

Bill Cosby convicted of drugging and molesting woman at his home
# Sex Assault
# Sex Assault

Bill Cosby convicted of drugging and molesting woman at his home

Apr 26th 2018, 6:59 PM 106,579 Views 0 Comments

He was convicted at the retrial for drugging and molesting Andrea Constand.

# sex-assault - Thursday 12 April, 2018

Court to hear application to cover Paddy Jackson's £100k legal bill
# Belfast
# Belfast

Court to hear application to cover Paddy Jackson's £100k legal bill

Apr 12th 2018, 12:28 PM 33,368 Views 0 Comments

Jackson privately funded his defence, but he is now seeking to retrieve this money.

# sex-assault - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Man who sexually assaulted woman at festival jailed for ten months
# Sex Assault
# Sex Assault

Man who sexually assaulted woman at festival jailed for ten months

Dec 5th 2017, 5:56 PM 35,506 Views 51 Comments

Judge Nolan noted it could be said Hennessy had “almost perfect mitigation”.

# sex-assault - Wednesday 22 November, 2017

'His face wasn't the same... he was a monster': Jury hears from alleged victim in Tinder sex assault case
# Tinder
# Tinder

'His face wasn't the same... he was a monster': Jury hears from alleged victim in Tinder sex assault case

Nov 22nd 2017, 6:34 PM 18,146 Views 0 Comments

The woman said she was using Tinder to practice speaking English.

# sex-assault - Friday 20 October, 2017

'I knew he did a couple of these things': Tarantino admits he knew of Weinstein abuse
# Tarantino
# Tarantino

'I knew he did a couple of these things': Tarantino admits he knew of Weinstein abuse

Oct 20th 2017, 6:56 AM 29,031 Views 31 Comments

Weinstein, 65, is accused of decades of sexual abuse and harassment by around 40 actresses.

# sex-assault - Wednesday 2 August, 2017

London doctor charged with over 100 sexual offences
# Manish Shah
# Manish Shah

London doctor charged with over 100 sexual offences

Aug 2nd 2017, 10:45 PM 23,495 Views 0 Comments

Manish Shah is accused of 118 crimes including one charge of sexual assault on a child under 13-years-old.

# sex-assault - Friday 23 June, 2017

Bill Cosby to host 'town hall' meetings after sexual assault mistrial
# Hung Jury
# Hung Jury

Bill Cosby to host 'town hall' meetings after sexual assault mistrial

Jun 23rd 2017, 8:18 AM 14,583 Views 29 Comments

“They need to be aware that these things can happen to them, if they can happen to Bill Cosby.”

# sex-assault - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

'I wanted it to stop' - Bill Cosby's accuser finally faces him in emotional sex assault hearing
# Day Two
# Day Two

'I wanted it to stop' - Bill Cosby's accuser finally faces him in emotional sex assault hearing

Jun 6th 2017, 10:40 PM 23,940 Views 0 Comments

Andrea Constand was allegedly sexually assaulted by Cosby in 2004.

# sex-assault - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Over 150 people march in Shankill against spate of sex attacks
# Take Back The Night
# Take Back The Night

Over 150 people march in Shankill against spate of sex attacks

Feb 18th 2017, 12:29 PM 21,463 Views 43 Comments

The Take Back the Night march is a community effort against violence.

# sex-assault - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Disgraced TV star Rolf Harris cleared of further sex offences
# Indecent Assault
# Indecent Assault

Disgraced TV star Rolf Harris cleared of further sex offences

Feb 8th 2017, 1:02 PM 22,741 Views 35 Comments

Harris has previously been found guilty on sex charges.

# sex-assault - Monday 12 December, 2016

Claims alleged rape of woman by garda was never placed on internal PULSE system
# Rape Claims
# Rape Claims

Claims alleged rape of woman by garda was never placed on internal PULSE system

Dec 12th 2016, 4:13 PM 13,861 Views 15 Comments

The alleged incident is said to have happened in August 2013.

# sex-assault - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

Bill Cosby released on $1 million bail following sexual assault charges
# Hollywood
# Hollywood

Bill Cosby released on $1 million bail following sexual assault charges

Dec 30th 2015, 10:15 PM 25,211 Views 0 Comments

It is the first charge to be formally laid against the 78 year old.

# sex-assault - Thursday 10 September, 2015

As it happened: Accused in prosthetic penis assault case gives evidence
# Chester
# Chester

As it happened: Accused in prosthetic penis assault case gives evidence

Sep 10th 2015, 9:00 PM 103,319 Views 0 Comments

The latest from Chester Crown Court, where 25-year-old Gayle Newland from Willaston denies five charges of sexual assault.

# sex-assault - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

Woman fought off sex offender who told her to 'be quiet and do as I tell you'
# Fight Back
# Fight Back

Woman fought off sex offender who told her to 'be quiet and do as I tell you'

May 20th 2015, 11:22 AM 39,083 Views 32 Comments

The woman managed to knock out her attacker.

# sex-assault - Saturday 6 December, 2014

Bill Cosby’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been vandalised
# Case Open
# Case Open

Bill Cosby’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been vandalised

Dec 6th 2014, 9:18 AM 9,107 Views 15 Comments

The Los Angeles Police Department opened its investigation into the sex abuse claims yesterday afternoon.

# sex-assault - Thursday 29 May, 2014

Six-month sentence for Anthony Lyons over sex assault appealed today
# Courts
# Courts

Six-month sentence for Anthony Lyons over sex assault appealed today

May 29th 2014, 7:30 AM 9,852 Views 25 Comments

The sentence was already found to be unjustly lenient but the appeal has had to be re-heard.

# sex-assault - Tuesday 14 January, 2014

Rolf Harris denies child sex abuse charges in court appearance
# Operation Yewtree
# Operation Yewtree

Rolf Harris denies child sex abuse charges in court appearance

Jan 14th 2014, 5:10 PM 9,148 Views 0 Comments

In all but one of the four cases, the alleged victims were under 16, with one charge relating to a girl who was only seven or eight

# sex-assault - Saturday 27 July, 2013

Appeal over serious sexual assault on teenage girl
# Sexual Assault
# Sexual Assault

Appeal over serious sexual assault on teenage girl

Jul 27th 2013, 12:43 PM 14,761 Views 3 Comments

A 19-year-old woman suffered a serious sexual assault in the early hours of Saturday 20 July in Newcastle, Co Down.

# sex-assault - Saturday 20 July, 2013

Teen girl suffers serious sexual assault in Co Down
# PSNI
# PSNI

Teen girl suffers serious sexual assault in Co Down

Jul 20th 2013, 1:16 PM 15,059 Views 12 Comments

The PSNI are looking for male, believed to be in his late teens, in relation to the incident.

# sex-assault - Sunday 5 May, 2013

Senior British MP arrested following rape allegations on two men
# Nigel Evans
# Nigel Evans

Senior British MP arrested following rape allegations on two men

May 5th 2013, 10:06 AM 12,286 Views 0 Comments

Nigel Evans is expected to make a statement this morning on the issue.

# sex-assault - Wednesday 3 April, 2013

Man who killed girlfriend's baby in sex assault looking for mercy
# Death Penalty
# Death Penalty

Man who killed girlfriend's baby in sex assault looking for mercy

Apr 3rd 2013, 3:04 PM 24,843 Views 67 Comments

Steven Smith may face death penalty in Ohio should intent to kill be proven.

# sex-assault - Wednesday 26 December, 2012

India: 10 men arrested over another gang-rape
# India
# India

India: 10 men arrested over another gang-rape

Dec 26th 2012, 9:24 AM 12,911 Views 20 Comments

The news comes as the Indian government announced a special inquiry into a gang-rape which occurred on 16 December.

# sex-assault - Wednesday 20 June, 2012

WikiLeaks founder Assange seeks Ecuador asylum
# Ecuador
# Ecuador

WikiLeaks founder Assange seeks Ecuador asylum

Jun 20th 2012, 8:30 AM 2,270 Views 69 Comments

Julian Assange yesterday walked into Ecuador’s embassy in London and applied for political asylum in a sensational bid to avoid extradition to Sweden over alleged sex crimes.