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#Sex Assault

From TheJournal.ie 'Justice has been done': Victims and prosecutors react to Bill Cosby sex assault conviction Convicted

'Justice has been done': Victims and prosecutors react to Bill Cosby sex assault conviction

Cosby was convicted of drugging and molesting a university employee 14 years ago.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Cosby convicted of drugging and molesting woman at his home Sex Assault

Bill Cosby convicted of drugging and molesting woman at his home

He was convicted at the retrial for drugging and molesting Andrea Constand.

From TheJournal.ie Court to hear application to cover Paddy Jackson's £100k legal bill Belfast

Court to hear application to cover Paddy Jackson's £100k legal bill

Jackson privately funded his defence, but he is now seeking to retrieve this money.

From TheJournal.ie Man who sexually assaulted woman at festival jailed for ten months Sex Assault

Man who sexually assaulted woman at festival jailed for ten months

Judge Nolan noted it could be said Hennessy had “almost perfect mitigation”.

From TheJournal.ie 'His face wasn't the same... he was a monster': Jury hears from alleged victim in Tinder sex assault case Tinder

'His face wasn't the same... he was a monster': Jury hears from alleged victim in Tinder sex assault case

The woman said she was using Tinder to practice speaking English.

From TheJournal.ie 'I knew he did a couple of these things': Tarantino admits he knew of Weinstein abuse Tarantino

'I knew he did a couple of these things': Tarantino admits he knew of Weinstein abuse

Weinstein, 65, is accused of decades of sexual abuse and harassment by around 40 actresses.

From TheJournal.ie London doctor charged with over 100 sexual offences Manish Shah

London doctor charged with over 100 sexual offences

Manish Shah is accused of 118 crimes including one charge of sexual assault on a child under 13-years-old.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Cosby to host 'town hall' meetings after sexual assault mistrial Hung Jury

Bill Cosby to host 'town hall' meetings after sexual assault mistrial

“They need to be aware that these things can happen to them, if they can happen to Bill Cosby.”

From TheJournal.ie 'I wanted it to stop' - Bill Cosby's accuser finally faces him in emotional sex assault hearing Day Two

'I wanted it to stop' - Bill Cosby's accuser finally faces him in emotional sex assault hearing

Andrea Constand was allegedly sexually assaulted by Cosby in 2004.

From TheJournal.ie Over 150 people march in Shankill against spate of sex attacks Take Back The Night

Over 150 people march in Shankill against spate of sex attacks

The Take Back the Night march is a community effort against violence.

From TheJournal.ie Disgraced TV star Rolf Harris cleared of further sex offences Indecent Assault

Disgraced TV star Rolf Harris cleared of further sex offences

Harris has previously been found guilty on sex charges.

From TheJournal.ie Claims alleged rape of woman by garda was never placed on internal PULSE system Rape Claims

Claims alleged rape of woman by garda was never placed on internal PULSE system

The alleged incident is said to have happened in August 2013.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Cosby released on $1 million bail following sexual assault charges Hollywood

Bill Cosby released on $1 million bail following sexual assault charges

It is the first charge to be formally laid against the 78 year old.

From TheJournal.ie As it happened: Accused in prosthetic penis assault case gives evidence Chester

As it happened: Accused in prosthetic penis assault case gives evidence

The latest from Chester Crown Court, where 25-year-old Gayle Newland from Willaston denies five charges of sexual assault.

From TheJournal.ie Woman fought off sex offender who told her to 'be quiet and do as I tell you' Fight Back

Woman fought off sex offender who told her to 'be quiet and do as I tell you'

The woman managed to knock out her attacker.

From TheJournal.ie Bill Cosby’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been vandalised Case Open

Bill Cosby’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame has been vandalised

The Los Angeles Police Department opened its investigation into the sex abuse claims yesterday afternoon.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Thursday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Thursday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From TheJournal.ie Six-month sentence for Anthony Lyons over sex assault appealed today Courts

Six-month sentence for Anthony Lyons over sex assault appealed today

The sentence was already found to be unjustly lenient but the appeal has had to be re-heard.

From TheJournal.ie Rolf Harris denies child sex abuse charges in court appearance Operation Yewtree

Rolf Harris denies child sex abuse charges in court appearance

In all but one of the four cases, the alleged victims were under 16, with one charge relating to a girl who was only seven or eight

From TheJournal.ie Appeal over serious sexual assault on teenage girl Sexual Assault

Appeal over serious sexual assault on teenage girl

A 19-year-old woman suffered a serious sexual assault in the early hours of Saturday 20 July in Newcastle, Co Down.

From TheJournal.ie Teen girl suffers serious sexual assault in Co Down PSNI

Teen girl suffers serious sexual assault in Co Down

The PSNI are looking for male, believed to be in his late teens, in relation to the incident.

From TheJournal.ie Senior British MP arrested following rape allegations on two men Nigel Evans

Senior British MP arrested following rape allegations on two men

Nigel Evans is expected to make a statement this morning on the issue.

From TheJournal.ie Man who killed girlfriend's baby in sex assault looking for mercy Death Penalty

Man who killed girlfriend's baby in sex assault looking for mercy

Steven Smith may face death penalty in Ohio should intent to kill be proven.

From TheJournal.ie India: 10 men arrested over another gang-rape India

India: 10 men arrested over another gang-rape

The news comes as the Indian government announced a special inquiry into a gang-rape which occurred on 16 December.

From TheJournal.ie WikiLeaks founder Assange seeks Ecuador asylum Ecuador

WikiLeaks founder Assange seeks Ecuador asylum

Julian Assange yesterday walked into Ecuador’s embassy in London and applied for political asylum in a sensational bid to avoid extradition to Sweden over alleged sex crimes.