Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years for sexual assaults
Harvey Weinstein was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in prison for rape and sexual assault, a sight the Hollywood mogul's multitude of accusers thought they would never see.
MHA approves study on swab collection in sexual assault cases
The ministry has given its nod for the research to examine the ‘Persistence of ...
#MeToo movement: Harvey Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault, rape
Harvey Weinstein has been convicted at his New York City sexual assaul...
Muzaffarpur shelter home: Delhi court sentences Brajesh Thakur to life imprisonment
Additional Sessions Judge Saurabh Kulshreshtha sentenced Thakur to life imprisonment for remainder of his natural life.
Harvey Weinstein found guilty in landmark #MeToo moment
Harvey Weinstein was convicted Monday at his sexual assault trial.
Weinstein accused of sexually assaulting 16-yr-old model in new lawsuit
In a joint statement, Sokola's attorneys said they were not going to settle unlike others.
Weinstein rape trial: Accuser said says former Hollywood mogul sexually assaulted her in children's bedroom
The accuser said she was sexually assaulted in July 2006.
Women's safety concerns: US, UK issue advisories on India travel
The British government on November 26 issued a detailed information sheet for “survivors of rape and sexual assault” for its citizens staying or travelling in India. Earlier, in March 2019, the US govt’s India travel advisory said, “Indian authorities report rape is one of the fastest growing crimes in India.”
Uber reports 3,000 sexual assault claims last year in its safety review
Counting assaults is a complicated exercise. Only about a third of claims the company received about penetration without consent were reported to the police, Uber estimated. In about a quarter of cases, Uber said its team didn’t successfully communicate with the victim after the initial report.
Massage therapist, who accused Kevin Spacey of sexual assault, found dead
No details have been released concerning the circumstances of his death.
Parliament approves bill providing death penalty for sexual assault against children
The Bill, which was already approved by the Rajya Sabha, defines child pornography, making it punishable.
Delhi court reserves for mid-November order on Muzaffarpur shelter home sexual assault case
Additional Sessions Judge Saurabh Kulshreshtha, during the in-camera trial, said he will pronounce the order in the middle of November, the lawyer privy to the proceedings said.
Uber’s assault report erodes the power of trust
When Uber and Airbnb were getting off the ground earlier this decade, people were apprehensive about taking a ride with strangers, or staying in the home of a random person. Our parents literally cautioned us against this, and it seemed incredibly stupid to defy a lifetime of warnings.
SC dismisses Asaram Bapu's bail plea in sexual assault case in Gujarat
Two Surat-based sisters had lodged separate complaints against Asaram and his son Narayan Sai accusing them of rape and illegal confinement among other charges.
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