Rape

A group of women filed a lawsuit against Lyft on Sept. 4, 2019, saying the company bore responsibility for drivers who committed sexual assaults.
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Matt Bigler
September 04, 2019 - 2:00 pm
A group of 14 rape and sexual assault survivors are suing Lyft, accusing the company of failing to keep passengers safe.
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Julie Swetnick
KCBS Radio Morning News
September 26, 2018 - 9:16 am
(KCBS Radio) -- A third woman Wednesday lodged specific sexual misbehavior allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Julie Swetnick released an affidavit through her attorney, Michael Avenatti, in which she alleged that Kavanaugh and his friend Mark Judge were regular participants...
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In this May 25, 2018 file photo, Harvey Weinstein listens during a court proceeding in New York. Weinstein won't testify before the New York grand jury that's weighing whether to indict him on rape and other sex charges. A statement issued through a spoke
(Photo credit: Steven Hirsch/New York Post via AP, Pool)
May 30, 2018 - 3:04 pm
Weinstein was indicted Wednesday on rape and criminal sex act charges, furthering the first criminal case to arise from a slate of sexual misconduct allegations...
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Jaswanthreddy Baireddy
Jaswanthreddy Baireddy (Photo credit: Fremont Police)
May 16, 2018 - 1:27 pm
24-year-old Lyft driver Jawanthreddy Baireddy has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting an unconscious victim and using an intoxicating substance in the commission of the crime...
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U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster III aircraft at Travis Air Force Base
Travis Air Force Base (Photo credit: David Cushman, U.S. Air Force/DoD/Sipa USA)
May 15, 2018 - 12:01 pm
A psychiatrist hired by a U.S. Air Force base to help military veterans in California dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder has been charged with raping female service members who were in therapy for the crime he is now accused of committing — sexual assault.
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Janice Dickinson walks through the Montgomery County Courthouse during a break in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in Norristown, Pa. (Mark Makela/Pool Photo via AP)
(Photo credit: Mark Makela/Pool Photo via AP)
April 12, 2018 - 12:48 pm
Dickinson claims Bill Cosby gave her a pill he claimed would ease her menstrual cramps but instead left her immobilized and unable to stop an assault she called "gross."
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3/22/2017 - Roma, Photocall "Rosalind Franklin-Il segreto della vita" . Pictured : Asia Argento (Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)
Asia Argento (Photo credit: PA Images/Sipa USA)
April 11, 2018 - 1:29 pm
One of the earliest Harvey Weinstein accusers says that despite the #MeToo reckoning, it's "open season" on survivors who dare speak out about sexual misconduct.
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Alfonso Aguilar-Jaimes
Alfonso Aguilar-Jaimes (Photo credit: San Mateo County Sheriff's Office)
March 22, 2018 - 11:12 am
A 36-year-old man suspected of raping his 7-year-old step-granddaughter has been arrested as he was trying to flee the country...
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Steven Seagal
Steven Seagal (Photo Credit: © MCT-USA Today)
Ron Del Rosario
January 26, 2018 - 12:26 pm
On NBC's Megyn Kelly Today , former actress Regina Simons alleged Steven Seagal sexually assaulted her at a Beverly Hills wrap party, back in 1993 for the film On Deadly Ground . Simons claims Seagal undressed her and raped her on his bed as she focused on a photo of his wife, actress Kelly LeBrock...
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