Matteson Students Walk Out Over Hiring Of Principal Placed On 'Do Not Hire' List In Chicago Over Sexual MisconductCedric Nolen resigned as principal of Colin Powell Middle School last week, and students in Matteson said he shouldn’t have been hired in the first place.
Statue Of Disgraced Rev. John Smyth Gone From Maryville Academy, But No One Is Saying Where It WentThe bronze statue came to symbolize pain for grown men who have accused Smyth of sexually abusing them when they were children.
Matteson Principal Resigns After District Learns Of Prior Sexual Misconduct Finding At CPSFormer Parkside Elementary Principal Cedric Nolen was the subject of an investigation that found evidence supporting a finding of sexual misconduct.
Cuba Gooding Jr. Pleads Not Guilty To Groping Woman At BarA 29-year-old woman told police that Gooding place his hand on her breast and squeezed it without her consent Sunday night at Magic Hour Rooftop Bar & Lounge. The woman said she believed Gooding was intoxicated.
Former Hammond Police Officer Accused Of Sexual Misconduct Involving Two Female StudentsA former Hammond, Indiana, police officer is accused of sexual misconduct involving two female students riding in his cop car, and some say the city unnecessarily put those students in harm's way.
Lawyer: Deal Close In Weinstein Sexual Misconduct LawsuitsHarvey Weinstein also faces criminal charges in New York of rape and performing a forcible sex act. His trial is scheduled to begin in September. The settlement wouldn't resolve his criminal case.
Judge Allows Preservation Of More Records In Spacey CaseIt's the first criminal case brought against Spacey after several sexual misconduct allegations crippled his career in 2017.
Erykah Badu Defends Praying For R. Kelly; 'I Want Healing For You And Anyone You Have Hurt'Singer Erykah Badu is clarifying comments she made during a Chicago concert, which many interpreted as support for R. Kelly, amid the fallout from a documentary detailing widespread allegations of sexual abuse.
Sony Music Reportedly Drops R. Kelly From Roster Of ArtistsSony Music has decided to part ways with embattled R&B singer R. Kelly, who faces numerous allegations of sexual misconduct, according to reports.
Top Legislators Say No Forcing Out Indiana Attorney GeneralGOP House Speaker Brian Bosma told reporters Monday such an attempt could end up dominating the legislative session that starts in January.
Stan Lee, Accused Of Assault, Faced Civil Lawsuit Filed By Chicago Massage TherapistComic book icon Stan Lee, who died Monday, was the target of a civil lawsuit in Chicago, accused of a lewd assault.
Google Employees In Chicago Join Global Walkout Protesting Sexual Misconduct ScandalHundreds of Google employees in Chicago walked out of their Fulton Market District office building on Thursday, as part of a global protest of the company’s handling of sexual harassment cases.
Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill Won't Be Charged In Alleged GropingIndiana Attorney General Curtis Hill will not be criminally charged in the alleged drunken groping of a lawmaker and three legislative staffers at a party to mark the end of the legislative session earlier this year, a special prosecutor announced Tuesday.
Dr. Ford Agrees To Testify Thursday On Allegations Against KavanaughShe's agreed to testify in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee on the condition that Kavanaugh not be there.
Madigan: 'I Didn't Do Enough' To Combat Sexual HarassmentAn outside investigation of all harassment allegations continues and Madigan's chief of staff is reviewing House procedures to ensure she is told of complaints and reports them to Madigan.