Tag Archives: Assault

Former Vice President Joe Biden tweeted on Thursday that if he becomes president, his administration will “ban assault w…

Former Vice President Joe Biden tweeted on Thursday that if he becomes president, his administration will “ban assault weapons and high-capacity magazines.” Fox News (@foxnews) • Instagram photos and videos

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X-Men director Bryan Singer to pay $150G to settle sex assault claim: report

An attorney for Hollywood director Bryan Singer announced Wednesday that the filmmaker will pay $ 150,000 to resolve allegations that he raped a 17-year-old boy while partying on a yacht in 2003.   Fox News – Breaking News Updates | Latest News Headlines | Photos & News Videos

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'We just want the guns back': New Zealand announces immediate ban of assault rifles

New Zealand is banning all assault rifles, high-capacity magazines and military-style semi-automatic rifles in after the nation's deadliest massacre.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Accuser vs accused: What both sides say in latest assault claim against Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax

Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax was accused Friday by a former Duke University student of a sexual assault in 2004.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Second woman accuses Virginia Lt. Governor Justin Fairfax of 'premeditated and aggressive' sexual assault

Meredith Watson said in a statement through her lawyers that Fairfax raped her while they were students at Duke University in 2000.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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A storied New England school lets in a watchdog to curb sexual assault

On Jan. 31, the eve of a short winter break at St. Paul’s boarding school, five people sat in the Gothic Chapel of St. Peter and St. Paul to hear the white-robed teen choristers sing Compline, a service of evening prayers. A growing list of reports have detailed decades of hushed-up sexual abuse by faculty at elite prep schools, including ...

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Kevin Spacey breaks silence in bizarre video, faces charge for alleged sexual assault

Kevin Spacey breaks his silence with criticism of the #MeToo movement in a new video as he faces a felony charge in a sexual assault case.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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A big #MeToo moment against gender-based assault

Officially the protests marked International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. The event also kicked off a new campaign by the United Nations to fight the kind of violence that will affect more than a third of women during their lives. A year after revelations about sexual abuse in Hollywood, many nations have gone from hashtag activism to ...

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