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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

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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

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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

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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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U.Va. Asks Police to Investigate Report of Frat-House Rape

The University of Virginia’s president says she has asked Charlottesville police to investigate allegations that a female student was raped by several men at a fraternity house.

11/20/2014

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Man Charged in Kidnapping Faces Federal Complaint

A federal criminal complaint has been filed against a North Carolina man charged with kidnapping and raping a 12-year-old Maryland girl.

11/18/2014

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10 Most Dangerous Places In Maryland

The real estate blog Movoto has compiled a list of the 10 most dangerous places to live in Maryland.

11/18/2014

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N.C. Man Charged With Kidnap, Rape of Maryland Girl

A North Carolina man is facing multiple charges in the disappearance of a 12-year-old Maryland girl who was found last week.

11/17/2014

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