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Chinese-Canadian pop star Kris Wu has been sentenced to 13 years in jail in China after being found guilty of several sex crimes.
A court in Beijing has sentenced Chinese-Canadian pop star Kris Wu to 13 years in prison on charges including rape. The June trial of the former member of the South Korean group EXO was closed to the public to the protect the alleged victims' privacy. Beijing's Chaoyang District Court on Friday said Wu was sentenced for a 2020 rape and for the “crime of assembling a crowd to engage in sexual promiscuity” in a 2018 event in which he and others allegedly assaulted two women they had gotten drunk. The court said the three victims in the rape case had also been drunk and were unable to consent.
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A jury has ordered Paul Haggis to pay publicist Haleigh Breest $7.5 million in damages in her civil rape case against the filmmaker.
Paul Haggis has been ordered to pay $7.5 million in damages after being found liable on three counts of rape and sexual abuse.
The verdict in the civil case came Thursday in one of several #MeToo-era cases that have put Hollywood notables’ behavior on trial this fall.
Trey Songz has had the $20 million sexual assault lawsuit against him dismissed as the statute of limitations has expired.
A small but vocal contingent of the New York City's political class characterizes those of us who are alarmed by increasing crime — and want more proactive policing, more effective prosecution and further refinement of state laws to ensure that lawbreakers face swift, sure consequences — as nothing but reactionaries. The city remains historically safe, they say, so the order of the day should be more criminal justice reform.
Former President Donald Trump answered questions under oath in a defamation lawsuit filed by a writer who says the Republican raped her in the mid-1990s.
Jennifer Siebel Newsom, an award-winning filmmaker and wife of California Gov. Gavin Newsom, is set to testify in the sexual assault trial of …
Over her 33 years as executive director, Metzger has met with thousands of women at hospitals and Voices of Hope, which provides confidential crisis intervention services.
SAN DIEGO — The lawyer for the young woman who said three former San Diego State University football players raped her at a party last year filed a lawsuit this week accusing the city of failing to release documents that he says should have been given to his client under state law. According to the suit filed in San Diego Superior Court on Wednesday, attorney Dan Gilleon requested dozens of ...
An investigation found an informant was allegedly raped twice in a sting in which her law enforcement handlers left her unmonitored and unprotected.
Bills P Matt Araiza accused of rape during his San Diego State career
New Orleans rapper Mystikal was arrested over the weekend on several charges including first-degree rape and simple robbery, according to the …
In the center of it all: a 10-year-old rape victim, identity unknown, suddenly thrown into a political fight on one of the country's most contentious issues.
An Ohio man has been charged with raping a 10-year-old girl whose case drew national attention following a doctor's comments that the child ha…
Former Spandau Ballet singer Ross William Wild allegedly raped one woman and sexually assaulted six others as they slept
In a recent Instagram post, the actress revealed that she has been battling PTSD for 30 years, as well as anxiety and panic attacks.
Tarana J Burke has insisted the Me Too movement she founded is not dead in the wake of Johnny Depp's court victory over Amber Heard.
A judge denied a request to lower the $500,000 bond amount for a Beatrice man accused of sexually assaulting a Beatrice State Developmental Center resident.