Lyft, Uber To Allow Users To Pursue Sexual Assault Claims In Open CourtLyft is following in Uber’s footsteps. Both ride-sharing companies will allow riders, drivers, and passengers with claims of sexual assault to pursue their cases in open court.
Bill Cosby's Sentencing For His Indecent Assault Conviction Is Set For SeptemberCosby was found guilty last month of three counts of aggravated indecent assault for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his home in a Philadelphia suburb in 2004.
High School Intern Faces Sexual Assault ChargesA west suburban high school intern is facing charges after allegedly sexually assaulting one of her students repeatedly.
R. Kelly Gives Defiant Performance Despite Protests In North CarolinaThe Greensboro concert was among the R&B singer's first performances since the #MuteRKelly movement accelerated boycott efforts in recent weeks.
Former Aurora Man Gets Life In Prison For Child Sex AssaultsA Kane County judge has sentenced a former Aurora man to life in prison for repeatedly sexually assaulting two children he knew.
Bill Cosby's Wife Blames 'Lynch Mobs' And 'Propaganda' For Husband's ConvictionExactly one week after her husband was convicted on three counts of aggravated indecent assault, Bill Cosby's wife released a strongly worded statement charging that the key witness in the trial gave false testimony and the media violated the Constitution in its coverage of the story.
Former Tanning Salon Owner's Lawyer: "He Might Be A Pig, But He's Not Been Proven A Rapist" Authorities describe him as a serial rapist. A former West Loop tanning salon owner faced closing statements for his criminal trial today. "He might be a pig, but he's not been proven a rapist," said Mark Winner lawyer said.
Woman Testifies Against Former Tanning Salon Owner In Rape TrialAuthorities describe him as a serial rapist. Today, a former West Loop tanning salon owner is back in court for another day of his criminal trial.
Girl, 13, Dragged Into Minivan, Sexually Assaulted In Little VillageThe girl was walking near 26th and Tripp around 6:15 p.m. Monday, when a man driving a light blue minivan pulled up to her and pulled her into the van.
Woman Attacked In HammondPolice in Hammond have issued a public safety alert after a woman was attacked while walking her dog.
Chicago Police Officer Charged With Sexually Assaulting Suspect In CustodyA Chicago police officer has been charged with sexual assault and official misconduct, after allegedly assaulting a suspect who was in custody last month.
Man Goes To Prison For Sexually Assaulting ChildThe Illinois Sexual Offender Registration Act mandates that he serve at least 85 percent of his sentence.