sexual assault

People walk past the Alma Mater statue on the Columbia University campus on July 1, 2013. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Columbia Student Accused Of Rape Suing School For Defamation

A student accused of raping another student at Columbia University says his reputation is ruined and is now taking the Ivy League school to court for defamation.

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Quarterback Jameis Winston of Florida State looks to throw a pass during the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 21, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Woman Who Accused Jameis Winston Of Rape Files Lawsuit Against Him

A former Florida State University student on Thursday filed a lawsuit against top NFL prospect Jameis Winston, saying he assaulted and raped her at an off-campus apartment in 2012.

04/17/2015

Rodney Stover is charged with the rape of a woman in a restroom in an East Side bar. (Credit: CBS2)

Homeless Sex Offender Accused Of Raping Woman In Kips Bay Bar Bathroom Pleads Not Guilty

A homeless sex offender arrested for allegedly raping a woman inside a restroom stall at a Manhattan bar faced a judge Thursday.

04/16/2015

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Former Piscataway Minister Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Girl In 1990s

A former assistant youth minister at a church in Piscataway, New Jersey stood charged Tuesday with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl on several occasions in the late 1990s.

04/14/2015

A surveillance image of a suspect in the rape of a woman in a Flatiron District bar. (Credit: NYPD)

Police Search For Man Suspected Of Raping Woman In Flatiron Bar Bathroom

Police are searching for a suspect seen on surveillance video following a violent rape in a Manhattan bar.

04/14/2015

Franklin Township, New Jersey youth minister Shawn Butler is accused of molesting two teenage girls. (Credit: Alex Zdan/NJ Times)

Franklin Township, N.J. Youth Minister Accused Of Molesting 2 Girls

A Franklin Township, New Jersey youth minister has been charged with sexually assaulting and molesting two teenage girls, prosecutors announced Wednesday.

04/08/2015

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Rhode Island Man Arrested At NJ Hotel Slapped With Sex Assault, Human Trafficking Charges

A Rhode Island man found in a New Jersey hotel this week with a teenage girl has been charged with sexual assault and human trafficking.

04/08/2015

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Man Charged With Raping 16-Year-Old In Her Bronx Apartment

Police are searching for a man who sexually assaulted a 16-year-old girl inside her home in the Bronx.

04/08/2015

Edward Dawkins was mistakenly released after pleading guilty to attacking a woman in a Bronx elevator. (Credit: CBS2)

Woman Terrified After Bronx Elevator Attacker Is Released By Mistake

A woman was attacked in an elevator, and the man who confessed has been freed by mistake.

03/25/2015

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NJ Teacher Charged With Having Sex With Students Claims She Was Coerced

A New Jersey teacher charged with sexually assaulting six male students was soft spoken and nervous as she stood before a judge Friday.

03/06/2015

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South Plainfield, N.J. Teacher Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teen Boy For 5 Years

A high school teacher in South Plainfield, New Jersey, was accused Monday of sexually assaulting a young man for nearly five years – beginning when the victim was a 15-year-old boy.

03/02/2015

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Former Student Claims In Lawsuit Stony Brook University Mishandled Sexual Assault Case

The 22-year-old woman says she was sexually assaulted in a dorm room in January 2014 and left with numerous bruises, including on her neck.

02/26/2015

Four of five students accused in an alleged sex assault at William Paterson University are pictured at their arraignment on Dec. 2, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

2 William Paterson University Students Involved In Dismissed Sexual Assault Case Take School To Court

A lawyer for Garrett Collick, of Paterson, Noah Williams, of Camden, and Collick’s mother filed a tort claim against the university, its president, public safety director and others.

02/06/2015

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NJ Martial Arts Instructor George Mendoza-Valentino Admits To Having Sex With Underage Student

A man who was an instructor at a northern New Jersey martial arts academy has admitted he sexually assaulted a 13-year-old student on multiple occasions.

01/30/2015

Four of five students accused in an alleged sex assault at William Paterson University are pictured at their arraignment on Dec. 2, 2014. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Grand Jury Declines To Indict 5 Students Accused In William Paterson University Sex Assault

A grand jury has declined to indict five students who were accused of sexually assaulting a woman in a dormitory at William Paterson University.

01/29/2015

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