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The Phi Kappa Psi fraternity house is seen on the University of Virginia campus on December 6, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia.  Rolling Stone magazine issued an apology for discrepencies that were published in an article regarding the alleged gang rape of a University of Virginia student by members of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. (Photo by Jay Paul/Getty Images)

Friends Say They Pushed UVA ‘Jackie’ to Call Cops

Three friends of an alleged victim of a gang rape at a University of Virginia fraternity told The Associated Press that a magazine article about the attack was wrong on a number of key points.

12/14/2014

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., fears the Rolling Stone's "bad journalism" may prevent rape victims from coming forward in the future. (Photo by Pete Marovich/Getty Images)

Sen. McCaskill: Rolling Stone’s ‘Bad Journalism’ A ‘Setback’ For Rape Survivors

The Missouri Democrat fears the Rolling Stone’s “bad journalism” may prevent rape victims from coming forward in the future.

12/09/2014

The Phi Kappa Psi fraternity house is seen on the University of Virginia campus on December 6, 2014 in Charlottesville, Virginia.  Rolling Stone magazine issued an apology for discrepencies that were published in an article regarding the alleged gang rape of a University of Virginia student by members of the Phi Kappa Psi fraternity. (Photo by Jay Paul/Getty Images)

Greek Group Says U.Va.’s Suspension Is Not The Answer

A national sorority advocacy group says the University of Virginia’s suspension of Greek activities isn’t the answer to resolving sexual assault and student safety issues.

12/09/2014

Students at the University of Virginia. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

UVa Won’t Reinstate Fraternity Activities

The University of Virginia says it’s creating a group to explore its policies and campus culture after a Rolling Stone article on an alleged gang rape prompted an “intense, ongoing period of introspection.”

12/08/2014

File photo of University of Virginia. (Credit:  Joel Hawksley/For The Washington Post via Getty Images)

Advocates Fear Impact of Rolling Stone Apology

Advocates for sexual-assault victims say Rolling Stone’s backpedaling from an explosive account of a gang rape at the University of Virginia doesn’t change the fact that rape is a problem on college campuses and must be confronted — even as some expressed concern that the magazine’s apology could discourage victims from coming forward.

12/06/2014

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2 Arrested in Rape at Johns Hopkins Frat House

Baltimore police have arrested two men in the alleged rape of a 16-year-old girl at a Johns Hopkins University fraternity party.

12/03/2014

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D.C. Man Arrested in Woman’s Kidnapping, Rape

A District of Columbia man has been arrested in the kidnapping, robbery and rape of a woman in the early-morning hours of Thanksgiving.

11/28/2014

Students at the University of Virginia. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

U.Va. Looks at Alcohol as Factor in Sex Assaults

A University of Virginia board on Tuesday honed in on alcohol as a contributing factor in sexual assaults on campus, with one member calling for more aggressively enforcing the law banning underage drinking.

11/25/2014

File photo of University of Virginia. (Credit:  Joel Hawksley/For The Washington Post via Getty Images)

U.Va. Suspends Fraternal Activities Amid Probe

The University of Virginia on Saturday suspended activities at all campus fraternal organizations amid an investigation into a published report in which a student described being sexually assaulted by seven men at a fraternity in 2012.

11/22/2014

Students at the University of Virginia. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Reported U.Va. Frat-House Rape to be Investigated

The University of Virginia’s president has asked Charlottesville police to investigate allegations that a woman student was raped by several men at a fraternity house two years ago.

11/20/2014

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