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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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Steve Tawa
January 07, 2019 - 5:10 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A staffer in New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy's administration, who previously alleged that she was raped by another former top aide to the governor in 2017, has filed a lawsuit in Superior Court. Meanwhile, a hearing resumes Tuesday before a legislative committee on the...
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Police departments in Canada are adopting what has come to be known as the Philadelphia Model as a way to handle open rape cases.
Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
December 23, 2018 - 4:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police departments in Canada are adopting what has come to be known as "the Philadelphia Model" as a way to handle open rape cases based on what was started in Philadelphia two decades ago. A few days every year, the Women's Law Project, Women Organized Against Rape...
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FILE - This 2018 file photo provided by the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office in Minneapolis shows Chinese billionaire Liu Qiangdong, also known as Richard Liu, the founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, who was arrested Aug. 31, 2018, in Min
Hennepin County Sheriff's Office via AP, File
December 21, 2018 - 4:28 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota prosecutors said Friday that Chinese billionaire Richard Liu will not face charges after a woman accused him of rape while he was attending a University business program in August. Liu, founder of the Beijing-based e-commerce site JD.com, was arrested Aug. 31 on...
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Cherri Gregg
December 18, 2018 - 2:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Wilmington man who spent nearly 40 years behind bars for a rape he says he did not commit is now free. The state of Delaware dismissed the indictment after evidence highlighted major flaws in his case. "Patience is a very beautiful thing," 57-year-old Elmer Daniels...
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John McDevitt
December 15, 2018 - 2:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - - Philadelphia police are investigating an alleged rape in University City early this morning. Officials say at around 4 a.m. Saturday a 38-year-old woman was getting into her car, after leaving at party near 30th and Walnut Streets. That’s when police say a man with...
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Former Baylor University fraternity president Jacob Anderson walks out of the courtroom Monday Dec. 10, 2018.
Jerry Larson/Waco Tribune Herald via AP
December 10, 2018 - 7:13 pm
WACO, Texas (AP) — A Texas judge on Monday accepted a plea deal allowing a former Baylor University student accused of raping a woman at a fraternity party to avoid serving jail time, marking at least the third time the judge has approved lenient punishment for men accused of sexually assault...
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June 28, 2018; Trenton, NJ, USA; New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy during a press conference as he talks about the budget impasse.
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David Madden
December 05, 2018 - 5:21 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — One day after dramatic testimony from a state worker who claims she was raped last year allegedly by a now former staffer for New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy, only to see her pleas for help ignored until she went to a newspaper, Murphy insists he’s doing what he can to...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
December 04, 2018 - 1:44 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A joint legislative committee in Trenton heard from a state employee who maintains that she was raped by a former aide to Gov. Phil Murphy during last year’s campaign. Katie Brennan went into lengthy detail Tuesday about what happened after the attack, allegedly at...
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David Edelstein speaks during the Vulture Festival Presented By AT&T at Milk Studios on May 20, 2018 in New York City.
Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Vulture Festival
November 28, 2018 - 12:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — NPR's "Fresh Air" has parted ways with contributor David Edelstein after the film critic made a joke about the rape scene in "Last Tango in Paris" on his Facebook page following Monday's death of director Bernardo Bertolucci. RELATED: Oscar-winning director Bernardo Bertolucci dies...
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Gov. Phil Murphy
Kevin R. Wexler/NorthJersey.com via USA Today Images
Ian Bush
October 15, 2018 - 3:28 pm
NEWARK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The news conference Monday was supposed to be about the Gov. Phil Murphy's upcoming trip to Germany and Israel. Instead, he was responding to a report that suggests multiple points of failure starting with the period before he took office. "Let me be absolutely and...
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