sexual assault

Chief Inspector Carl Holmes
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 12, 2020 - 7:43 pm
A former Philadelphia police commander will head to trial on attempted sex assault and indecent assault charges. He is accused of forcing himself on at least two women. Read more here.
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In this courtroom sketch, Harvey Weinstein, center, is led out of Manhattan Supreme Court by court officers after a jury convicted him of rape and sexual assault, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020 in New York.
Elizabeth Williams via AP
AP News
March 11, 2020 - 11:11 am
Harvey Weinstein was sentenced Wednesday to 23 in prison for rape and sexual assault. Weinstein, who has been accused of violating scores of women, was convicted last month of raping a woman in a New York City hotel room in 2013 and forcibly performing oral sex on another woman at his apartment in...
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A cocktail at a Tiki bar
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John McDevitt
March 02, 2020 - 4:00 am
They're called "Safe Bars," establishments where staff members are trained and certified in how to reduce the risk of sexual harassment and assault in Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein arrives at a Manhattan courthouse for his rape trial, Monday, Feb. 24, 2020, in New York.
John Minchillo/AP
AP News
February 25, 2020 - 9:38 am
New York prosecutors are hailing Harvey Weinstein's conviction as a pivotal moment that could change the way the legal system views a type of sexual assault case historically considered difficult to prove. Read more here.
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Harvey Weinstein
Craig Ruttle/AP
AP News
February 24, 2020 - 11:45 am
The jury says it has reached a verdict in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial in New York City. Read the latest here.
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Archbishop Nelson Perez
Courtesy Archdiocese of Philadelphia
Mark Abrams
February 23, 2020 - 4:00 am
Archbishop Nelson Perez is settling into his duties after he was officially installed as the new shepherd of the region’s more than 1 million Roman Catholics earlier this week. Listen to a one-on-one interview with Perez here.
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Quindell Campbell
Philadelphia Police Department
Paul Kurtz
February 20, 2020 - 4:46 pm
The 23-year-old Olney man accused of raping a woman in LOVE Park last month has been held over for trial on all charges. Read more here.
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Director of forensic nursing program holds a rape evidence kit
Steve Helber/AP
AP News
February 19, 2020 - 1:56 pm
The United States is currently experiencing a nationwide shortage of sexual assault nurse examiners. Read more here.
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Defense lawyer Perry de Marco, Sr and Ari Goldstein outside the Criminal Justice Center
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Kristen Johanson
February 18, 2020 - 12:45 pm
A jury has returned a split decision in the sexual assault case against former Temple University fraternity president Ari Goldstein, who was found guilty of attempted sexual assault, attempted involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and indecent assault in a 2018 incident, and not guilty of sexual...
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Defense lawyer Perry de Marco, Sr and Ari Goldstein outside the Criminal Justice Center
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Kristen Johanson
February 13, 2020 - 5:20 pm
Closing arguments are expected Friday in the sex assault trial against a former Temple University fraternity president. Read more here.
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