rape

Source: WomensHealth.gov Sexual assault is any type of forced or coerced sexual contact or behavior that happens without consent. Sexual assault includes rape and attempted rape, child molestation, and sexual harassment or threats. In the United States, nearly one in five women has been raped and almost half of women have experienced another type of […]

Gabrielle Union opened up about her experience as a survivor of sexual assault during an interview on Good Morning America on Tuesday, October 17. “For 20 years now, I’ve been trying to tell my story as honestly as possible and basically with the goal of never having to hear ‘me too’ ever again,” the Bring […]

A Chicago teen has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl that was streamed on Facebook Live.

In an ongoing study, Black Women's Blueprint found that 60 percent of Black women report having been raped before the age of 18. But part of the challenge has been calling Black men into community to reckon not only with racism, but also with racialized sexual violence and sexualized and gendered racism.

Breana Harmon Talbott was arrested by Denison, Texas, police and faces a misdemeanor charge for making a false report to authorities.

The victim's mother says that her family has been receiving threats for coming forward and they are afraid to return to home.

Too Short has just been hit with a major blow to his legendary reputation after reports surfaced that the Bay area rapper is a suspect in a rape case. According to TMZ, the alleged victim was once signed to Short’s label. The unidentified woman claims that back on November 1st, she was at an L.A. residence with […]

Gary Alan Coe is opening up about his troubled past after news broke that this year’s Academy Award viral star was released from prison just three days before he attended the Oscars. “Gary From Chicago” was convicted of attempted rape in 1997 and spent 20 years behind bars before taking photos with Hollywood elites like Denzel […]

26 people were arrested near Paris on Wednesday after denouncing the alleged violent rape of a 22-year-old Black man by local police.

Nicki Minaj's brother Jelani Maraj was in court on Friday for the rape case in which he's being accused of predatory assault of a child.

The settlements of lawsuits brought on by individuals who were wrongfully convicted of crimes, families of those killed by police officers, and disability rights activists, equate to millions of dollars in payouts.

John R.K. Howard plead guilty to injury to a child and faces only two to three years of probation—that's it.