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Title IX lawsuit: Lutheran High School failed to act on sexual assault claim

  The father of a former Lutheran High School student is suing the school's administration for failing to protect his daughter after she was allegedly sexually assaulted by a fellow classmate. The suit, filed Aug. 28 in the U.S. District Court in Indianapolis,

Title IX lawsuit: Lutheran High School failed to act on sexual assault claim2020-09-10T01:24:24-04:00

Sexual harassment in the workplace – Laura Daly

  Sexual harassment of any kind is never acceptable in the workplace and it is also unlawful. Sexual harassment can be physical but can also included unwanted sexual advances, verbal comments as well as requests for sexual favors. The

Sexual harassment in the workplace – Laura Daly2020-09-03T15:03:55-04:00

5 Signs You’ve Been Sexually Harassed in the Workplace

  Sexual harassment is a gray area for many workers. What seems like harmless workplace behavior one minute can turn uncomfortable and even dangerous the next. Some employees don't recognize they're being sexually harassed until long after the incident happens because they don't

5 Signs You’ve Been Sexually Harassed in the Workplace2020-08-17T16:08:29-04:00

Lawsuit claiming sexual assault by retired local judge settled

A long-running legal fight seeking to hold a former Delaware judge accountable for claims of sexual assault has ended. A Delaware man and former Judge William C. Bradley Jr. have settled a lawsuit that claimed Bradley assaulted the plaintiff from the time he

Lawsuit claiming sexual assault by retired local judge settled2020-06-30T03:38:12-04:00

Weinstein raped me in 1994 at age 17, woman says in lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who says Harvey Weinstein raped her when she was 17 is among four plaintiffs in a new lawsuit against the imprisoned movie mogul, the latest court action accusing him of decades of vile sexual behavior. The woman,

Weinstein raped me in 1994 at age 17, woman says in lawsuit2020-06-02T04:23:55-04:00

‘Hurricane’ Mike Herren charged with rape in Fall River

Local radio personality and former basketball star “Hurricane” Mike Herren is charged with raping a woman at his studio. Michael Herren, 49, of Fall River, faces charges of rape and indecent assault and battery. Herren, through an attorney, denied the charges, and his

‘Hurricane’ Mike Herren charged with rape in Fall River2020-05-31T05:53:55-04:00

A new civil lawsuit alleges Harvey Weinstein raped a 17-year-old in the 1990s

(CNN)Four women identified as Jane Does filed a lawsuit against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein Thursday, alleging he sexually assaulted them. The allegations include the story of one woman who says Weinstein raped her in 1994 when she was about 17. The lawsuit

A new civil lawsuit alleges Harvey Weinstein raped a 17-year-old in the 1990s2020-05-30T03:37:06-04:00

Victim of Peabody doctor files suit

The former Peabody neurologist who is serving a jail term after being found guilty of indecent assault and battery last year has been sued by his victim. The victim, a Peabody woman and former patient of Dr. Walter Levitsky, is also seeking damages from the hospital

Victim of Peabody doctor files suit2020-02-28T17:10:10-04:00

Daycare Abuse: Protecting Our Children

Every parent’s worst fear is the day a call is received saying that something horrible has happened to their child. This nightmare can be even more horrific when the harm is caused by those who have been entrusted with the child’s safety and welfare. Stories

Daycare Abuse: Protecting Our Children2018-06-30T20:27:36-04:00

Nursing Home Abuse – Victims of Sexual Assault

A recent investigation by CNN uncovered a horrific phenomenon in nursing homes that is much more prevalent than most people realize: sexual assault. Over the course of five months, CNN found that more than 1,000 nursing homes across the country have been cited for mishandling

Nursing Home Abuse – Victims of Sexual Assault2018-06-30T20:12:30-04:00