(AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
May 20, 2019 - 12:00 pm
By JAN M. OLSEN Associated Press COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — Swedish authorities on Monday issued a request for a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is now jailed in Britain, a Swedish prosecutor said. Prosecutor Eva-Marie Persson says if the Swedish court decided to...
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May 20, 2019 - 11:36 am
By JULIE WATSON Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — Kellen Winslow Jr., a former NFL No. 1 draft pick and son of a Hall of Famer who starred for his hometown San Diego Chargers, goes on trial Monday on multiple charges, including raping two women last year and the 2003 rape of an unconscious 17-year-...
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Jeff Katz
April 30, 2019 - 3:12 pm
A former school bus driver who pleaded guilty to raping a 14-year-old girl who rode his bus has been dismissed with no jail time . Read the full details of the story here .
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Just Fairfax for Lt. Gov
February 21, 2019 - 1:27 pm
Baltimore, MD _ More than 150 alumnae of The Bryn Mawr School in Baltimore, Maryland have signed a statement of support for their fellow alumna, Meredith Watson, who has accused Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax of sexual assault. The statement reads as follows: "We are alumnae of The Bryn Mawr...
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Andy Doernen/Newsradio WRVA
February 09, 2019 - 11:02 pm
Richmond, VA _ The second woman who accuses Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax says she would be willing to testify at any impeachment hearings. That word comes after Fairfax called Saturday for an FBI investigations into sexual assault allevations by both Meredith Watson and Vanessa Tyson...
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January 14, 2019 - 4:12 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A former top prosecutor in Phoenix was hired Monday by a health care facility to investigate the circumstances into how a patient in a vegetative state gave birth after she was sexually assaulted. Police are conducting a separate criminal investigation. Former Maricopa County...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)
December 17, 2018 - 5:30 pm
Midlothian, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) - Chesterfield Police have made an arrest and are investigating a sexual assault that happened on the grounds of Monacan High School in early November. An e-mail to parents says the assault was reported to the school today, and occurred after school hours on the...
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December 11, 2018 - 3:28 pm
By MARYCLAIRE DALE , Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bill Cosby's lawyers filed a list of nearly a dozen alleged trial errors Tuesday as they appeal his sexual assault conviction and three- to 10-year prison term. The defense asked to have the 81-year-old disgraced comedian released from a...
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(U.S. Navy via AP, File)
December 04, 2018 - 3:28 pm
By ALAN SUDERMAN and ALANNA DURKIN RICHER , Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The city of Norfolk has agreed to pay $4.9 million to four former sailors who were wrongly convicted of a woman's rape and murder based on intimidating police interrogations. A copy of the settlement agreement for the...
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Powhatan County Sheriff's Office
November 19, 2018 - 3:47 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - A former Goochland Sheriffs Deputy has been arrested. The Powhatan Sheriff's Office says 47-year-old Jason Anderson was arrested and charged with the assault and battery of a family member and rape. Anderson was arrested Monday morning (11/19) at his residence in Powhatan...
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