sex assault

News

Police Are Investigating Two New Videos From St. Michael’s College School

The videos allegedly show an assault and threats being made on school grounds.
Manisha Krishnan
11.20.18
JUSTICE

Judge says man who claimed 'sexsomnia' was pretending to be asleep

It’s the second time Ryan Hartman has been found guilty of sexual assault by an Ontario court.
Hilary Beaumont
11.19.18
Culture

Jian Ghomeshi Doesn’t Deserve Anyone’s Pity

Go away.
Manisha Krishnan
9.14.18
sex assault

Ontario judge allows accused in sex assault case to use extreme intoxication defense

Canadian government outlawed the defense in 1995, but Ontario judge says an accused who took a “date rape drug” can use the defense
Hilary Beaumont
8.29.18
cosby trial

Bill Cosby threw a courtroom tantrum after a jury found him guilty

From the historic trial emerged stories of Cosby barking like a dog, yelling at the District Attorney, and laughing during closing arguments.
Alexa Liautaud
4.27.18
sex assault

University of Calgary Conducting Review Over Sex Offender Student

A petition has been launched to have hockey player Connor Neurauter expelled.
Manisha Krishnan
1.10.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Sex Assault Charges Against Mustafa Ururyar Will Be Dropped

The York University student’s guilty verdict was overturned due to the trial judge’s unorthodox ruling.
Manisha Krishnan
12.12.17
News

Judge Said Sex Assault Complainant Was ‘Overweight’ and Probably ‘Flattered’ by Attention

She was 17. Her assailant is a 49-year-old cab driver.
Manisha Krishnan
10.26.17
sexual assault

The Trouble With Saying 'Me Too'

Survivors are coming together yet again to shed light on high rates of sexual assault. They shouldn’t have to.
Sarah Ratchford
10.16.17
sex assault

Some Survivors Unhappy with TTC’s Graphic Sexual Violence Campaign

‘It's not a delicate [or] gentle subject,’ a Toronto Transit Commission spokesperson said.
Sarah Krichel
10.4.17
drinking

You Can't Blame Vodka Red Bulls for Your Shitty Behaviour

Research shows mixing energy drinks and alcohol has a placebo effect, making you feel and act drunker than you are.
Frederick Blichert
6.23.17
sex assault

Jian Ghomeshi Accuser Wants Judges to Reconsider How They Evaluate the Credibility of Witnesses

Linda Redgrave wants the impact of trauma on memory to be factored into judgments.
Manisha Krishnan
5.1.17
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