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Judge Allows Sex Trafficking Lawsuit Against Harvey Weinstein to Advance  Judge Allows Sex Trafficking Lawsuit Against Harvey Weinstein to Advance 

On Tuesday, a New York federal judge granted a British woman’s sex-trafficking lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein permission move forward, throwing out the disgraced producer’s motion to dismiss

Lindsay Lohan Apologizes for Criticizing Women Who Spoke Out About #MeToo Lindsay Lohan Apologizes for Criticizing Women Who Spoke Out About #MeToo

Last week, Lindsay Lohan managed to stomp on all that goodwill she earned from her 17-second MTV spot by claiming that women who speak out against sexual assault as part of the #MeToo movement “look weak.” Those comments, which she made to UK publication The Times, prompted appropriate backlash, and on Sunday Lohan…

Los Angeles D.A. Reviewing Anthony Anderson Sexual Assault Allegation Los Angeles D.A. Reviewing Anthony Anderson Sexual Assault Allegation

The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office is looking into a sexual assault allegation made against Black-ish star Anthony Anderson, Variety reports.

D.A. Says 6ix9ine Has Violated Plea Agreement, Recommends Prison Time D.A. Says 6ix9ine Has Violated Plea Agreement, Recommends Prison Time

After several adjournments in rapper 6ix9ine’s use of a child in sexual performance case, some the result of his failure to obtain his GED, a hearing finally took place Thursday in a Manhattan court.

Updated: Russell Simmons's Jane Doe Lawsuit Is Not New Updated: Russell Simmons's Jane Doe Lawsuit Is Not New

Update, 6:15 p.m.: The Los Angeles Times reports that the original E! News report was unsubstantiated, according to both a spokesperson for Simmons and Jane Doe’s lawyer. The filing is not part of a new lawsuit but part of ongoing litigation concerning a previous lawsuit filed in March. The money is for “dismissal…

Brock Turner Loses His Appeal, Is Still Guilty of Sexual Assault Brock Turner Loses His Appeal, Is Still Guilty of Sexual Assault

The Associated Press reported on Wednesday that Brock Turner, who was convicted on charges of assaulting and attempting to rape a woman while he was a student at Stanford, has lost his bid for a new trial. In March 2016, Turner was found guilty of three felony counts related to his assault of a woman near a Kappa…

CBS Executive Says the Company Is Taking Les Moonves Allegations Seriously and Then Inspires Zero Faith That He Means It  CBS Executive Says the Company Is Taking Les Moonves Allegations Seriously and Then Inspires Zero Faith That He Means It 

On Sunday, CBS Entertainment president Kelly Kahl addressed members of the press at the Television Critics Association summer tour. He says it’s been a “tough week,” referring to what can only be interpreted as, oh, what to do about many sexual abuse allegations against Les Moonves, the network’s CEO and one of the…

Harvey Weinstein's Rape Case Defense: Accuser Sent Him Some Emails Harvey Weinstein's Rape Case Defense: Accuser Sent Him Some Emails

Harvey Weinstein,who could face life in prison for charges of a forcible sexual act and two counts of predatory sexual assault in New York, has plead not guilty. His latest defense, as first reported by TMZ, are “around 40 emails that will show he didn’t rape one of his accusers.”

Los Angeles District Attorney Declines to Charge Les Moonves With Sex Crimes Los Angeles District Attorney Declines to Charge Les Moonves With Sex Crimes

On Tuesday, the Los Angles Times reported that the Los Angeles County district attorney will not pursue sex crime charges related to complaints made by a woman against CBS CEO and chairman Les Moonves.

Author Jessica Knoll on Instagram Idioms, Adapting Her Novels, and Reese Witherspoon's Edits  Author Jessica Knoll on Instagram Idioms, Adapting Her Novels, and Reese Witherspoon's Edits 

New York Times best-selling author Jessica Knoll’s second novel, The Favorite Sister, is set on a fictitious reality show called Goal Diggars—a sort of Real Housewives meets Project Runway where five female entrepreneurs turn their startup business narratives into familiar Bravo plot lines. While they raise capital…

Report: Cardinal and Prominent Critic of Sexual Abuse Resigns Amidst Sexual Abuse Allegations Report: Cardinal and Prominent Critic of Sexual Abuse Resigns Amidst Sexual Abuse Allegations

Welcome back to the tidal wave of sexual abuse allegations currently sweeping the Catholic church: Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has tendered his resignation to the pope weeks after he was removed from the ministry following an investigation into an allegation that he sexually abused a 16-year-old. This comes weeks…

Ed Westwick Won't Face Rape Charges Ed Westwick Won't Face Rape Charges

Last year three different women came forward to say that Ed Westwick raped them in 2014. As a result of the allegations, the Los Angeles District Attorney opened an investigation into the actor, and now Los Angeles County prosecutors have concluded there is insufficient evidence to charge Westwick with rape.

Russell Simmons Selling Off Property as Sexual Assault Allegations Grow Russell Simmons Selling Off Property as Sexual Assault Allegations Grow

Russell Simmons, who currently faces over a dozen accusations of sexual misconduct up to and including rape allegations, has begun selling off his private properties.

Could R. Kelly's New Song 'I Admit' Be Considered Evidence? Could R. Kelly's New Song 'I Admit' Be Considered Evidence?

On Sunday night R. Kelly reportedly live-streamed a new song on Instagram titled “I Admit.” In the nearly 20-minute song, the full lyrics of which can be found here, Kelly sings about how the sexual misconduct and “cult” allegations in the media are false, his own sexual abuse as a child, and how people speaking out…

The Star Tribune Finds That Minnesota Law Enforcement Largely Ignores Rape  The Star Tribune Finds That Minnesota Law Enforcement Largely Ignores Rape 

An excellent and totally disheartening report by the Star Tribune has found that law enforcement has consistently and utterly failed victims of sexual assault in Minnesota. Out of 1,000 sexual assault cases analyzed, only 26 percent went to prosecutors; victims overall had less than a 1/10 chance of seeing a…

50 Cent Tells The View He Would 'Never' Make Fun of a Sexual Assault Victim, But... 

On Tuesday’s episode of The View, the panel asked guest 50 Cent about his recent Instagram post mocking Terry Crews’s reaction to being sexually assaulted. While claiming that he would “never make fun of any sexual assault victim,” 50 effectively doubled down on his post to the panel’s softball chorus of yeahs and uh…

Migrant Women Who Were Sexually Assaulted in ICE Detention Are Telling Their Stories  Migrant Women Who Were Sexually Assaulted in ICE Detention Are Telling Their Stories 

In 2014, after fleeing from a partner who raped and beat her in Honduras, a woman identified as “E.D.” was sent with her toddler to a family detention center in Pennsylvania where she was sexually assaulted repeatedly by a guard

2 Men Convicted of Rape in Italy Given Retrial Because the Victim Drank Alcohol 2 Men Convicted of Rape in Italy Given Retrial Because the Victim Drank Alcohol

Italy’s highest court has made way for two men, who were convicted of rape over a year ago, to receive a retrial based on the court’s finding that the woman victim had voluntarily consumed alcohol on the night of the attack.

Harvey Weinstein Denies Report That Says He Offered Women 'Acting Jobs in Exchange for Sex' Harvey Weinstein Denies Report That Says He Offered Women 'Acting Jobs in Exchange for Sex'

After pleading not guilty to a new charge of forcible sexual act in the first degree Monday morning in New York, which could leave him behind bars for life—his third indictment of sexual assault in a month and a half—Harvey Weinstein has spoken to the press. In an interview with columnist Taki Theodoracopulos, who, …

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