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10 Months After Weinstein, #MeToo Legislation Is Still Stalled in Congress

The House and Senate are pitted against each other in disagreements over legislation aimed at curbing sexual misconduct on Capitol Hill.
Marie Solis
a day ago
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#metoo

Everything We Know About the Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Les Moonves

Six women have accused CBS executive Les Moonves of misconduct including harassment, forcible kissing and retaliation in allegations spanning two decades.
Marie Solis
7.30.18
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sexual assault

R. Kelly's Victimhood Doesn't Excuse His Alleged Sexual Misconduct

“I Admit” addresses sexual misconduct accusations against Kelly and mentions his childhood experiences with abuse. Critics say the song seems like a bizarre attempt to garner public sympathy in the hopes of absolving Kelly of his alleged crimes.
Leila Ettachfini
7.24.18
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sexual misconduct

City Council Candidate Accused of Posting Topless Photo of Wife to Campaign Site

Local police are reportedly investigating David Martinez, a Ward 4 candidate in St Paul, Minnesota, for revenge porn.
Marie Solis
7.16.18
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sexual misconduct

GOP Rep: Allegations of Ignoring Sexual Abuse Can Make a Candidate Stronger

Republican Rep. Pete King is standing by colleague Jim Jordan amid accusations that Jordan ignored sexual misconduct allegations against a former wrestling coach two decades ago at Ohio State.
Marie Solis
7.13.18
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assault

These 9 Politicians Have Resigned for Sexual Misconduct in the Wake of #MeToo

Eric Schneiderman isn't nearly the first.
Leila Ettachfini
5.9.18
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sexual misconduct

1 in 8 College Students Say They Were Inappropriately Touched By a Staff Member

A new report lays bare the scale of harassment at UK universities, with a focus on the prevalence of staff-student misconduct. Advocates say that urgent reform is needed.
Sirin Kale
4.4.18
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sexual harassment

'I Will Kill Your Family': Lawsuit Details New Harvey Weinstein Abuse Claims

New York prosecutors are suing the Weinstein Company after a four-month investigation revealed allegations that he had viciously bullied and sexually harassed his own employees.
Zing Tsjeng
2.12.18
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sexual assault

Abuse Survivor Sues Pastor Who Said He Could 'Heal' Her PTSD With Sex

Amy McClanahan of San Diego is suing John Wright, a pastor and university professor, for sexual battery and rape.
Sirin Kale
2.5.18
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sexual misconduct

Aziz Ansari and the Reductive Ways We Talk About Consent

After sexual misconduct allegations emerged against the actor, the Internet erupted in a debate over "mixed messages." But such arguments miss the larger question: Is it time to re-envision the way we conceive of consent?
Sirin Kale
1.15.18
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assault

Men Are Finding Loopholes in US Law to Marry Children

According to a new report, more than 200,000 children—some as young as 13—were married between 2000 and 2015 in the US.
Kimberly Lawson
8.30.17
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tv

'Bachelor in Paradise' Refuses to Talk About Its Toxic Culture

Part two of the season premiere shows the awkward conversation on race, consent, and personal responsibility that took place when when everyone came back after the shut-down.
Gabby Bess
8.16.17