The rideshare company Lyft argued before the Illinois Supreme Court Wednesday that a 2014 state law protects it from being held liable for the criminal actions of one of its drivers who allegedly raped a passenger in 2017.
Youngkin’s signature issue was an unexpected one — education. He prevailed on the issue by both pledging to boost education funding and hammer…
Stepping Stones is the rape crisis center for McLean County; it is also part of the YWCA of McLean County.
Once described as able to “fight her weight in wildcat,” University of Chicago graduate Gertrude Beasley came out swinging in her 1925 memoir, “My First Thirty Years.”
A man charged with raping a woman on a train outside of Philadelphia harassed, groped and assaulted her while people held up their phones, police said.
A woman was raped by a stranger on a Philadelphia area train in the presence of other riders who a police official said "should have done something."
The proposed plea agreement also calls for James Luttinen, 39, to serve no further time behind bars.
Harvey Weinstein has called Angelina Jolie’s assault allegations “brazenly untrue”, after she claimed she had to "escape" an interaction with the disgraced producer.
Adult film star Ron Jeremy has been indicted on more than 30 counts of sexual assault following allegations made by more than 20 women over the past two decades.
Marilyn Manson has asked for Esme Bianco's sexual assault lawsuit against him to be dropped.
Defendant in court for a pretrial "discussion" hearing; new hearing set for Sept. 30
The type of crime returned to the spotlight when Bill Cosby was released from prison after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturned his conviction.
There is no reasonable doubt that Bill Cosby is guilty of the crime he spent three years in prison paying for.
Quentin Tarantino wishes he had “talked to” Harvey Weinstein about his inappropriate behaviour, because he knew he was making "unwanted advances" toward women.
Penelope Cruz was "angry" when Salma Hayek didn't confide in her about being sexually harassed by Harvey Weinstein but her friend insisted she stayed quiet to "protect" her pal.
The 66-year-old Indiana man has not yet entered a plea to felony charges of rape, neglect of a dependent and practicing medicine without a license.
A former McLean County Unit 5 teacher from Forsyth pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges involving sexual violence against a minor in Nashville, Tennessee.
A former teacher who lives in Forsyth is facing new charges involving sexual violence against a minor in Tennessee.
A former McLean County Unit 5 teacher is wanted in Nashville on charges of sexual battery and rape.
Police were searching Thursday for a Northwest Indiana traveling nurse wanted on charges alleging he forced a car-crash victim to have sex with him in exchange for pain medication that the victim had been begging for.