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Second Sexual Assault at Wheaton Metro Parking Garage

Police say a second sexual assault has occurred at the Wheaton Metro parking garage, possibly by the same suspect.

12/11/2014

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 Isn’t 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

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Rolling Stone Casts Doubt on U.Va. Rape Story

Rolling Stone is casting doubt on the account it published of a young woman who says she was gang-raped at a fraternity party at the University of Virginia, saying there now appear to be discrepancies in the student’s account.

12/05/2014

Assault victim Marine Lance Corporal Stacey Thompson (Ret.) calls for the creation of an independent military  justice system to deal with sexual harassment and assault in the military at a February 2014 news conference.(Photo by MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Military Sex Assaults Up 8 Percent

Anonymous survey suggest victims are becoming far more willing to come forward and seek help or file complaints than in years past.

12/03/2014

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Lawmakers Propose Campus Rape Reporting Rules

Virginia lawmakers are proposing new rules that would require university officials to report allegations of sexual assault to law enforcement personnel and prosecutors.

12/01/2014

Democrat Earl Everett, 81, was seeking to unseat Republican Rep. Markwayne Mullin for the 2nd District in the eastern part of the state. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

D.C. Police Searching for Suspect in Sex Abuse of Transgender Woman

D.C. Police are asking for the public’s help to find the suspect in connection with a first degree sexual abuse that happened Thursday evening.

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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D.C. Man Gets 10 Years in Sex Case with Md. Teen

A District of Columbia man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after prosecutors say he crossed state lines to have sex with a 14-year-old girl in Maryland.

11/21/2014

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Md. Man Pleads Guilty in Child Pornography Case

An Anne Arundel County man has pleaded guilty to producing child pornography stemming from videos that prosecutors say show him sexually assaulting a toddler.

11/20/2014

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