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Physicians are expressing concern that a 90-day grace period rule for health plans covered under the Affordable Care Act will allow insurance companies to deny payment to doctors.  (Getty Images)

Doctor With Rape Conviction Settles Civil Suit in Md.

A doctor who got a Maryland medical license despite his Florida rape conviction has settled a civil lawsuit alleging he molested a female patient in 2013.

06/24/2015

Ambulance

Teen Charged With Rape of Ex; Girl Died on Way to Hospital

Montgomery County authorities say a girl raped by her ex-boyfriend on the street in Rockville died on the way to a hospital for an examination, and the ex-boyfriend is now charged with rape.

06/19/2015

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​Former Baltimore Ravens Cheerleader Pleads Guilty to Rape

Molly Shattuck, a former Baltimore Ravens cheerleader and the ex-wife of a prominent Maryland energy executive, has pleaded guilty after being charged with having sex with a 15-year-old boy.

06/16/2015

A woman holds a banner as she takes part in a "slut walk" to protest. (Photo credit: JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Study: Rape Prevention Training Works, Cuts Sex Assault Risk

A program that taught college women ways to prevent sexual assault cut in half the chances they would be raped over the next year, a Canadian study found. It was the first large, scientific test […]

06/16/2015

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Man in East Coast Rapes Pleads Guilty to Maryland Crimes

A Connecticut man serving multiple life sentences for a series of sexual assaults has pleaded guilty to three rapes in Maryland.

06/08/2015

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Man Charged With Rape, Assault of Woman in Chillum

Prince George’s County Police have arrested a D.C. man for sexually assaulting a woman in Chillum.

04/30/2015

Courtroom

‘Beer Pong Rapist’ Sentenced To 150 Years

A Montgomery County man convicted of sexually assaulting men he met at beer pong events was sentenced to 150 years behind bars on Wednesday.

04/15/2015

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Rolling Stone Apologizes, Retracts Discredited U.Va. Rape Story

Rolling Stone magazine retracted a widely discredited article about an alleged gang rape at the University of Virginia after a top journalism school issued a scathing report Sunday concluding it had failed to meet proper journalistic standards.

04/05/2015

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Journalism School to Release Review of Rolling Stone Article

News organizations following up on Rolling Stone’s horrifying tale of a gang rape at the University of Virginia exposed serious flaws in the report and the Charlottesville Police Department said its four-month investigation found no evidence that the attack happened — or that the man who allegedly orchestrated it even exists.

04/05/2015

University of Virginia Students

Journalism School will Release Report on Rape Story Sunday

Columbia Journalism School says that on Sunday, it will release its review of a discredited Rolling Stone magazine article that portrayed a graphic rape at a University of Virginia fraternity.

04/02/2015

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