Headlines for 10_11_2017

Harvey Weinstein sexual assault scandal grows as more women come forward - CNNMoney

CNNMoney

Harvey Weinstein sexual assault scandal grows as more women come forward
CNNMoney
The board of the Weinstein Company movie studio, which fired him on Sunday, issued a statement on Tuesday night expressing shock and dismay at new allegations of "extreme sexual misconduct and sexual assault." "These alleged actions are antithetical ...
More Women Allege Misconduct By Harvey Weinstein, Including Sexual AssaultNPR
Terry Crews captures why sexual assault survivors don't come forwardCNN
Terry Crews shares story of sexual assault, receives praise from fellow celebsUSA TODAY
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Sexual assault intervention training launches in Nashville bars - WSMV Nashville

WSMV Nashville

Sexual assault intervention training launches in Nashville bars
WSMV Nashville
Brown said volunteering as a trainer with the Sexual Assault Center's Safe Bar program, which officially launched Wednesday, has given her a newfound purpose. "Raising awareness is a huge part of the battle," Brown added. "I think that's a big part of ...




Woman 'was scared ... in shock,' she testifies at massage sexual assault trial - Belleville News-Democrat

Belleville News-Democrat

Woman 'was scared ... in shock,' she testifies at massage sexual assault trial
Belleville News-Democrat
A woman testified in a jury trial Wednesday that a massage therapist sexually assaulted her during a massage in Edwardsville more than two years ago, a claim the man's attorney denied in court. Ronnie Blom, 58, of Litchfield, is accused of using or ...




Tribune Editorial: An increase in sexual assault reporting is a good thing - Salt Lake Tribune

Salt Lake Tribune

Tribune Editorial: An increase in sexual assault reporting is a good thing
Salt Lake Tribune
The more startling data point is that more than 90 percent of sexual assault victims do not report being assaulted. Reports estimate 1 in 5 women will be sexually assaulted in college. Fewer than 5 percent of women assaulted at the University of Utah ...

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Community Newsletter: Racine County's sexual assault kit initiative announced - Journal Times

Community Newsletter: Racine County's sexual assault kit initiative announced
Journal Times
At some point in recent years, you have likely heard mention in the news of untested sexual assault kits (SAKs) in Wisconsin and across the country. These kits, potential evidence collected during forensic exams of sexual assault victims, have gone ...




Police: Man charged after attempted sexual assault on 8-year-old girl in Va. supermarket - WJLA

WJLA

Police: Man charged after attempted sexual assault on 8-year-old girl in Va. supermarket
WJLA
(WJLA) - A 32-year-old man has been arrested and charged after police say he attempted to sexually assault an 8-year-old girl at a Woodbridge supermarket Sunday. According to police in Prince William County, Ricardo Rodriguez sat in a chair next to the ...

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Carla Gugino Discusses Sexual Assault Imagery Gerald's Game - Vulture

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Carla Gugino Discusses Sexual Assault Imagery Gerald's Game
Vulture
Carla Gugino talks about playing a sexual assault survivor in 'Gerald's Game', an adaptation of the Stephen King novel for Netflix.

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Twice in prison for sexual assault, Eugene tow truck driver on trial again on allegations he attacked a woman - The Register-Guard

Twice in prison for sexual assault, Eugene tow truck driver on trial again on allegations he attacked a woman
The Register-Guard
A Eugene tow truck driver who has twice served prison time for sexually assaulting females is now on trial for his alleged involvement in a similar attack. A jury trial for Ricky LeVasseur, 54, began Wednesday in Lane County Circuit Court. He will be ...




Biden to speak on sexual assault, remains mum on Weinstein ... - CNN

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Biden to speak on sexual assault, remains mum on Weinstein ...
CNN
Washington (CNN) Former Vice President Joe Biden will speak at Rutgers University in New Jersey on Thursday about the "It's On Us" campaign against sexual ...

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PREVENT to host sexual assault panel for UNL Week Without Violence - Daily Nebraskan

Daily Nebraskan

PREVENT to host sexual assault panel for UNL Week Without Violence
Daily Nebraskan
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln will host a panel discussion regarding sexual assault and the law on Thursday, Oct. 12, from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Nebraska Union Georgian Suite. The panel discussion, hosted by UNL PREVENT, is one of many events ...

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