sexual assault

Bill Cosby and his wife Camille Cosby speak onstage at the Apollo Theater 75th Anniversary Gala at The Apollo Theater on June 8, 2009 in New York City.  (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)

Wife: Assault Claims Against Bill Cosby Have Been ‘Given A Pass’ Without Verification

Bill Cosby’s wife released a statement Monday, saying those who have accused him of sexual assault have been have been “given a pass” without their accounts ever being vetted.

12/15/2014

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Jury Re-Convicts N.J. Man For Gunpoint Rape

A jury has convicted a central New Jersey man a second time for a gunpoint rape committed more than 12 years ago.

12/09/2014

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Teacher At P.S. 249 In Brooklyn Accused Of Groping 9 Young Students

According to the 22-count indictment, Carrasquillo allegedly groped or fondled nine female students who were between ages 8 and 11 years old on multiple occasions between Nov. 1, 2012 and Sept. 18, 2014.

12/08/2014

Comedian/actor Bill Cosby performs at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on September 26, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bill Cosby Shows At Tarrytown Music Hall Postponed

Two planned shows by Bill Cosby at the Tarrytown Music Hall have been postponed to an unspecified later date.

12/03/2014

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Bill Cosby Resigns As Trustee At Temple University

Temple University in Philadelphia announced Monday that Bill Cosby has resigned as a trustee — amid more than a dozen sexual-assault allegations.

12/01/2014

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5 Now Charged In Alleged Sex Assault At Ramapo College

Three more defendants had been charged Monday in connection with the sexual assault of a female student at Ramapo College in New Jersey, prosecutors said.

11/24/2014

Linda Hardan (Credit: Passaic County Prosecutor's Office)

Substitute Teacher Charged With Sexually Assaulting Student In Paterson

According to the prosecutor, 21-year-old Linda Hardan sexually assaulted a 16-year-old student from Manchester Regional High School, where Hardan works as a substitute teacher.

11/22/2014

Comedian/actor Bill Cosby performs at the Treasure Island Hotel & Casino on September 26, 2014 in Las Vegas.  (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bill Cosby Declines To Comment On Rape Claims In Newly-Released Video

In an “Entertainment Tonight” interview that aired Tuesday, Dickinson said that the 1982 incident occurred in Lake Tahoe, California, where he was appearing.

11/19/2014

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N.J. Martial Arts Instructor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting 13-Year-Old Female Student

A New Jersey martial arts instructor is behind bars Friday after being accused of sexually assaulting students and police fear there could be other possible victims.

11/14/2014

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Man Accused Of Performing Lewd Acts In Front Of Kids In N.J. Restrooms Multiple Times

A Howell, New Jersey man has been hit with dozens of charges of exposing himself and performing lewd acts to minors.

11/10/2014

The football field at Sayreville High School in Sayreville, New Jersey. (Credit: CBS 2)

Sayreville High School Football Players Won’t Be Charged As Adults In Hazing Scandal

The Middlesex County Prosecutor’s office has decided not to try seven Sayreville high school football players accused of sexual assault as adults.

11/10/2014

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Newark Man Admits To Kidnapping, Sexually Assaulting 3 Women

A Newark man admitted Thursday to kidnapping and sexually assaulting three different women, in exchange for what is expected to be a sentence of 25 years behind bars.

11/06/2014

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Princeton Agrees To Review Handling Of Sexual Assault Cases

The settlement comes after an investigation by the Education Department’s Office for Civil Rights into how Princeton and 75 other colleges across the country responded to sexual assault accusations.

11/05/2014

Allen Taylor on Oct. 31, 2014. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Make Arrest In Attempted Rape Of Columbia University Student

Allen Taylor, 27, is charged with first-degree attempted rape, second-degree burglary and sexual abuse for allegedly attacking the student as she entered her dorm in Morningside Heights this week.

10/31/2014

A surveillance image of a suspect in the sexual assault of a woman at the Columbia University campus. (Credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Assaulted Woman In Columbia University Student Housing

Police released surveillance video Thursday of a man who allegedly attacked a graduate student at Columbia University.

10/30/2014

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