Rape

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Sex Offense Reports Rise At Md., Va. Universities

Reports of forcible sex offenses at the flagship public universities of Maryland and Virginia doubled last year, an increase that school officials and victim advocates attribute to growing awareness rather than more dangerous campus environments.

11/07/2014

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Hopkins Fraternity Suspended Amid Allegations Of Rape

Frat house–out of control. A fraternity at the prestigious Johns Hopkins University is suspended after accusations of rape and underage drinking at a recent party.

11/06/2014

Shattuck is currently in the midst of a divorce with her husband. They separated earlier this year. (Photo Credit: The Baltimore Sun)

Indicted Ex-Ravens Cheerleader Shattuck Finalizes Divorce

Fallout from the Molly Shattuck sex scandal. Her powerful ex-husband is speaking out.

11/06/2014

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Rape Reported At Johns Hopkins Frat House

Baltimore police are investigating a rape reported at a Johns Hopkins University off-campus fraternity house.

11/04/2014

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Md. Man Arrested in Delaware Rape, Kidnapping

Dover police have arrested a Maryland man on rape and kidnapping charges after a note was found in a McDonald’s bathroom from a woman who said she was being held against her will.

10/31/2014

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D.C. Man Gets 18 Years In Rape Of Acquaintance

A District of Columbia man has been sentenced to 18 years in prison after pleading guilty in the rape of an acquaintance.

10/30/2014

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Trial To Begin In Teen’s Rape At High School In Md.

The trial of an 18-year-old Maryland man accused of raping a fellow student in a school hallway in May is set to begin Monday.

10/20/2014

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Hopkins: Students Should Have Been Told Of Alleged Rape

A Johns Hopkins University internal investigation into how it handled an alleged rape is over.

10/02/2014

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Gansler Among State Attorneys General Meeting About Campus Rape

Several state attorneys general, including Maryland’s, are meeting in Rhode Island to discuss the problem of sexual assault on college campuses.

09/30/2014

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Quilt Shares The Stories Of Survivors Of Sexual Assault

Healing the pain by exposing the problem. The stories of the survivors of rape and abuse are shared through a quilt.

08/30/2014

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Police Arrest Man Who Raped And Assaulted A 60-Year-Old Woman

A man suspected of sexually assaulting and brutally beating a 60-year-old woman has been arrested.

08/29/2014

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New Nail Polish Detects Presence of Date Rape Drugs in Drinks

The future of preventing date rape may soon be at the tip of your finger—literally.

08/27/2014

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