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Philadelphia police officer Novice Sloan faces sexual assault, indecent assault and simple assault charges.
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 16, 2020 - 10:34 am
A judge dismissed rape charges against former Philadelphia police officer Novice Sloan at a preliminary hearing Thursday morning for lack of evidence in the case. Sloan was accused of raping at least one woman and recording it on video. Sloan still faces a child pornography charge. Read more here.
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Jeffrey Epstein
New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, file
AP News
January 10, 2020 - 11:53 am
Video footage of the area around Jeffrey Epstein's jail cell on a day he survived an apparent suicide attempt “no longer exists,” federal prosecutors told a judge Thursday. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein arrives to court for the start of jury selection in his sexual assault trial Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, in New York.
Seth Wenig/AP Photo
AP News
January 07, 2020 - 12:06 pm
The judge at Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial ordered jury selection to begin as scheduled Tuesday, rejecting a defense request for a "cooling-off period" after prosecutors in Los Angeles brought new charges against him. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
Mary Altaffer/AP
AP News
January 06, 2020 - 1:59 pm
Harvey Weinstein has been indicted on new sex crime charges in Los Angeles, just as his trial on separate rape and sexual assault charges in New York was poised to get underway, prosecutors announced Monday. Read more here.
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According to a criminal complaint, a woman escaped the home of Curtis Fish through a window after being held captive.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
January 02, 2020 - 1:10 pm
A Bucks County man is facing rape and other charges after a woman he's accused of holding captive escaped out a window and ran for help. Read more here.
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R. Kelly
Amr Alfiky/AP, file
AP News
December 30, 2019 - 4:35 pm
Few TV documentary series can boast having a more powerful real world impact than “Surviving R. Kelly.” Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
Mark Lennihan/AP
AP News
December 11, 2019 - 5:39 pm
Harvey Weinstein and his former film studio's board have reached a tentative $25 million settlement that would end nearly every sexual misconduct lawsuit brought against him and his company. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
Mark Lennihan/AP
AP News
December 11, 2019 - 3:11 pm
Harvey Weinstein’s bail was increased from $1 million to $5 million on Wednesday over allegations he violated his pretrial release conditions by mishandling or disabling his electronic ankle monitor dozens of times in recent months. Read more here.
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Bill Cosby
Matt Slocum/AP, file
AP News
December 10, 2019 - 10:59 am
A Pennsylvania appeals court rejected Bill Cosby’s bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction Tuesday over issues including the trial judge’s decision to let five other accusers testify. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
Mark Lennihan/AP
AP News
December 06, 2019 - 1:43 pm
Harvey Weinstein violated his bail conditions by mishandling his electronic ankle monitor, which left his whereabouts unrecorded for hours at a time, a New York prosecutor argued Friday. Read more here.
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