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After Years of Appeals, Prep School Grad Owen Labrie Goes to Jail for Assault

Owen Labrie will serve a 10-month sentence for assaulting a 15-year-old classmate in 2014, when he was an 18-year-old senior at the elite St. Paul's School in New Hampshire.
Marie Solis
12.28.18
Campus sexual assault

Betsy DeVos' Proposed Title IX Policies Harm Sexual Assault Survivors, Advocates Say

The Department of Education has outlined new guidelines that would protect the rights of the accused and leave the handling of sexual assault cases largely up to universities' discretion.
Marie Solis
8.30.18
sexual assault

After Losing Appeal, Brock Turner Must Register as a Sex Offender for Life

A court rejected Brock Turner's request for a new trial on Wednesday after his lawyer argued he wanted "outercourse" with his victim, not intercourse.
Marie Solis
8.9.18
sexual assault

Brock Turner's Lawyer Tells Judge His Client Wanted 'Outercourse,' Not Intercourse

Brock Turner is appealing a court's decision to convict him for assaulting a Stanford University student in 2015.
Marie Solis
7.25.18
News

What We Know About the Wisconsin College Student Accused of Serial Rape

Research suggests many sexual assaults are perpetrated by serial predators, and prosecutors say Alec Cook is one of them.
Allie Conti
10.28.16
sexual assault

Universities Are Making Radical New Changes to How They Deal With Rape

A long-awaited report examining sexual assault on UK campuses has just been published. But will the overhauled guidelines revolutionize how we deal with the problem of sexual assault?
Sirin Kale
10.21.16
sexual assault

How One State Is Empowering Students to Report Campus Rape Anonymously

As schools across the country come under Title IX investigations for sexual assault cases, Minnesota is requiring all colleges to offer anonymous online sexual assault reporting systems, as well as training for staff and students.
Candace Bryan
8.2.16
politics

How It Felt to Be a Sexual Abuse Survivor on Stage at the Oscars with Lady Gaga

Two survivors, Robbie Woodsum and Stephanie Feldman, open up about their emotional decision to come forward as part of Lady Gaga's Oscars performance of "Til It Happens to You" for the It's On Us campaign to end sexual assault on college campus.
Lauren Oyler
3.1.16
campus rape

The Wrestler and the Rape Victim

After being raped at a college party, Molly Morris had to endure our broken system for addressing campus sexual assault.
Jessica Luther
12.15.14