Post Tagged with: "Sexual harassment and assault"

Louis C.K.?s jokes about Parkland shooting survivors stoke outrage: ?You?re not interesting because you went to a high school where kids got shot?

Louis C.K.?s jokes about Parkland shooting survivors stoke outrage: ?You?re not interesting because you went to a high school where kids got shot?

Comedian Louis C.K. is back in hot water after cracking jokes about non-binary youth and survivors of the high school shooting in Parkland, Florida. The embattled comedian, who fell from grace in 2017 after admitting to multiple acts of sexual misconduct, has continued his rounds on the stand-up circuit. But […]

Graphic ?deepfake? porn videos are being weaponised to humiliate women ? and everybody is a potential target

Graphic ?deepfake? porn videos are being weaponised to humiliate women ? and everybody is a potential target

The video showed the woman in a pink off-the-shoulder top, sitting on a bed, smiling a convincing smile. It was her face. But it had been seamlessly grafted, without her knowledge or consent, onto someone else?s body: a young porn actress, just beginning to disrobe for the start of a […]

Kevin Spacey?s paparazzi pizza party after bizarre YouTube video

Kevin Spacey?s paparazzi pizza party after bizarre YouTube video

Kevin Spacey forged ahead with his slow-motion public meltdown ? and he made sure he was dressed appropriately for the occasion. Daily Mail had photographers staking out a Baltimore luxury home where Spacey was reportedly holed up when the actor delivered a medium cheese pizza from Domino?s. ?I know you?re […]

Kevin Spacey charged with sexually assaulting 18-year-old son of former Boston news anchor

Kevin Spacey charged with sexually assaulting 18-year-old son of former Boston news anchor

Actor Kevin Spacey has been charged with indecent assault and battery more than two years after he allegedly groped the son of a former Boston news anchor. Spacey is to be arraigned January 7 at Nantucket District Court in Massachusetts, Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O?Keefe told The Boston […]

Chinese billionaire and JD.com CEO Richard Liu will not face sexual assault charges, say Minnesota prosecutors

Chinese billionaire and JD.com CEO Richard Liu will not face sexual assault charges, say Minnesota prosecutors

Chinese billionaire Richard Liu Qiangdong will not face felony rape charges in the US as prosecutors announced on Friday that their investigation turned up insufficient evidence to follow through. Liu, the 45-year-old founder of Beijing-based e-commerce site JD, was arrested in Minneapolis, Minnesota, on August 31 after a woman accused […]

Judge refuses to dismiss sex assault charges against Harvey Weinstein

Judge refuses to dismiss sex assault charges against Harvey Weinstein

A US judge on Thursday refused to dismiss sexual assault charges against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, and set the next hearing in the case for March. ?We are obviously disappointed that the charges were not dismissed today,? Weinstein?s attorney Ben Brafman told reporters after a brief court hearing in […]

Chinese sex-trafficking couple used WeChat to lure mainland women into prostitution in US, prosecutors say

Chinese sex-trafficking couple used WeChat to lure mainland women into prostitution in US, prosecutors say

A Chinese husband and wife living in New Hampshire used WeChat to entice women to come to the US on tourist visas to serve in the sex industry in northern New England, according to court documents. Sou Chao Li, 37, and his wife, Derong Maio, 37, orchestrated an elaborate scheme […]

Man from India gets nine years in prison for sex assault on flight from Las Vegas to Detroit

Man from India gets nine years in prison for sex assault on flight from Las Vegas to Detroit

An Indian man living in the US on a work visa was sentenced to nine years in prison on Thursday for sexually assaulting a sleeping woman during an overnight flight to Detroit. Prabhu Ramamoorthy was in a middle seat between the victim and his wife on a Spirit Airlines flight […]

?I slept with Jennifer Lawrence and look where she is?? Weinstein berated woman who rebuffed advances, claims new lawsuit

?I slept with Jennifer Lawrence and look where she is?? Weinstein berated woman who rebuffed advances, claims new lawsuit

A new lawsuit claims Harvey Weinstein sexually assaulted an aspiring actress during the Sundance Film Festival in 2013 and later bragged about sleeping with actress Jennifer Lawrence. ?Do you even want to be an actress?? Weinstein asked the woman ? identified in court papers as Jane Doe ? as he […]

Police find trove of nude photos in storage unit rented by former USC gynaecologist George Tyndall, accused of preying on hundreds of students

Police find trove of nude photos in storage unit rented by former USC gynaecologist George Tyndall, accused of preying on hundreds of students

Detectives were trying to determine whether nude photographs linked to a former University of Southern California gynaecologist show any of the hundreds of women who allege he sexually harassed them during examinations. The collection found in a self-storage unit rented by Dr George Tyndall appeared to include home-made pornography – […]