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Old Trafford ‘racist assault’ not caught on CCTV, family told | UK news

An alleged racist assault against a teenage Manchester United worker by security staff outside Old Trafford was not captured by CCTV as the cameras were pointing in the wrong direction, his family have been told. Kamarl Nelson, 19, was allegedly slammed against a wall and put in a choke-hold in …

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Many Teens Afraid to Intervene in Sexual Assault, Survey Finds

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WEDNESDAY, March 13 (HealthDay News) — More than half of all teens and young adults in the United States know a victim of dating violence or sexual assault, according to a new national survey. But 53 percent would find it difficult to intervene, and 40 percent wouldn’t even know what …

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Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in prison for rape, sex assault

Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years in prison for rape, sex assault

Harvey Weinstein enters a Manhattan court house as a jury continues with deliberations in his trial on February 24, 2020 in New York City. prison. Spencer Platt | Getty Images Film producer Harvey Weinstein was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in prison for a rape and sex assault case that …

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Defiant Harvey Weinstein in custody: ‘I didn’t sexually assault anyone and I didn’t rape anyone’

Defiant Harvey Weinstein in custody: 'I didn’t sexually assault anyone and I didn’t rape anyone'

An unrepentant Harvey Weinstein remained in custody at New York’s Bellevue Hospital Wednesday — urging his team to keep fighting for him and awaiting possible transfer to Riker’s Island, a spokesman and one of his attorneys told ABC News in separate interviews. “When I saw him yesterday, I was not …

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Harvey Weinstein accusers welcome rape and sexual assault conviction

Harvey Weinstein accusers welcome rape and sexual assault conviction

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionDistrict Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr: “Weinstein is a vicious, serial sexual predator” Accusers of Harvey Weinstein have welcomed the guilty verdicts in the rape and sexual assault case against the former Hollywood mogul. Actress Rose McGowan told the BBC “this is a …

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Virginia’s proposed ban on assault weapons rejected by lawmakers

Virginia's proposed ban on assault weapons rejected by lawmakers

RICHMOND, Va. — Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam’s push to ban the sale of assault weapons failed Monday after some of his fellow Democrats balked at the proposal. Senators voted to shelve the bill for the year and ask the state crime commission to study the issue, an outcome that drew …

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Vet secretary aimed to discredit VA hospital sex assault case, House committee says

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Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie attempted to discredit a Democratic House staffer of the Veterans Committee who reported being sexually assaulted at a VA hospital in Washington, D.C., last year, the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs said Friday. “The House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs has received details from an individual …

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