Sexual Assault

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NJ Senate Panel Passes College Sex Assault Bills

New Jersey’s colleges and universities could have to place a link on their home pages showing sexual assault reports.

02/12/2015

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DA Seeks Death Penalty For Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting And Murdering Teacher

Lancaster County District Attorney Craig Stedman said Friday 25-year-old Thomas Moore tortured Nicole Mathewson and killed her after committing multiple felonies.

01/30/2015

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University Of Pennsylvania Makes New Efforts To Curb Sexual Violence

Starting Feb. 1st, a Sexual Violence Investigative Officer will begin his sole job, to investigate allegations of sexual assault on campus.

01/29/2015

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Former Delaware County Firefighter, Previously Charged With Arson, Accused Of Child Rape

A volunteer firefighter in Delaware County, who was previously charged with arson, is now facing child sexual assault charges, investigators said.

01/23/2015

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Police: NJ Man Facing Sexual Assault Charges Used Social Media App To Lure 12-Year-Old Victim

Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault on a 12-year-old boy in Hamilton Township.

01/12/2015

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DA: Former Nurse Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Patient At Rehab Center In Lehigh County

Officials say 45-year-old- Robert Poindexter is charged with assaulting the 50-year-old patient, who has extremely limited movement.

01/05/2015

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Police: Suspect Charged With Rape, Attempted Murder In Spring Garden Attack

Police say 32-year-old Steven Woodson, of Pittsburgh, is charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault, robbery, rape and related offenses.

01/02/2015

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Philadelphia Police Sources: Pittsburgh Man Charged In Spring Garden Sexual Assault

The alleged incident happened shortly before 11am Thursday in a parking garage at 17th and Callowhill Streets, near Community College of Philadelphia.

01/01/2015

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Year In Review: Carjacking, Sexual Assault And The Massacre Of A Family In North Philadelphia

Two young men are now awaiting trial in a case of carjacking, sexual assault, and the massacre of a family.

12/28/2014

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New Jersey Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Teen Girl During Driving Lesson

Authorities have charged a registered high-risk sex offender in New Jersey of sexually assaulting a teen during a driving lesson.

12/17/2014

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Former Hammonton Marching Band Director Pleads Guilty To Sexual Assault Of Teen

Jason Koenig was charged with sexually assaulting the student last spring.

12/16/2014

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Camille Cosby Breaks Silence On Accusations Against Embattled Comedian

In a prepared statement, Camille Cosby says the man being portrayed in the media right now is not a man that she recognizes.

12/16/2014

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City Council Member Wants Local Universities To Adopt ‘Yes Means Yes’ Policy

A Philadelphia City Council member wants to coax local universities into adopting stricter standards on what constitutes a sexual assault.

12/14/2014

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Philadelphia Police Investigating Late Night Sexual Assault

Police say a 23-year-old woman was attacked by a man in his mide 30s.

12/09/2014

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Prison Clerk Raped By Inmate To Reportedly Get $3.3 Million

Pennsylvania’s Department of Corrections is settling a federal lawsuit filed by a prison clerk whose rape by an inmate led to a leadership shake-up and changes in prison operations.

12/01/2014

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