sexual assault

#MeToo, phase 2: Doc explores heavy burden on women of colour

There’s an elegant, almost poetic silence to one of the most compelling…

  • May 27, 2020

 

Weinstein sentenced to 23 years for sexual assaults

NEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein was sentenced Wednesday to 23 years in…

  • Mar 11, 2020

 

Weinstein faces sentencing, prison in landmark #MeToo case

NEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein is back in court Wednesday for the…

  • Mar 11, 2020

 

Weinstein conviction sends right message, says advocate

“Don’t stay in silence because we can make this end one day”

‘Mixed verdict’ in Weinstein case may disappoint some #MeToo supporters: scholar

The verdict in Harvey Weinstein’s sexual assault trial is in, but Canadian…

Harvey Weinstein found guilty in landmark #MeToo moment

NEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein was convicted Monday of rape and sexual…

  • Feb 24, 2020

Canadian Weinstein accuser draws strength from #MeToo community, regardless of verdict

For years, Montreal actor Erika Rosenbaum says, she was harbouring a “secret”…

Sexual assault charge dropped against Red Deer man accused in Canada Day 2018 attack

Crown prosecutors stay charges when no reasonable likelihood of conviction

  • Feb 6, 2020

Rate of sexual abuse holds steady over past 35 years

Estimated 1.8 million Albertans sexually abused

Accusers: Weinstein excused lewd acts as film industry norm

NEW YORK — One woman testified that Harvey Weinstein led her to…

  • Jan 30, 2020

Harvey Weinstein NYC sex assault trial picks up pace

NEW YORK — The closely watched #Metoo era rape trial of Harvey…

  • Jan 28, 2020

Reaching out to seniors dealing with sexual assault

Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre available to help

Former B.C. mayor pleads guilty to sex assaults of four boys under 16

SMITHERS, B.C. — The youngest elected mayor in British Columbia’s history pleaded…

Port Moody, B.C., mayor takes leave of absence to fight sex assault charge

PORT MOODY, B.C. — The mayor of Port Moody, B.C., says he…

Coach accused of sexual assault says apology letter was misinterpreted

SARNIA, Ont. — A former high-ranking gymnastics coach accused of sexual assault…

St. F.X. student accused of sexual assault withdraws, president apologizes

ANTIGONISH, N.S. — A St. Francis Xavier University student accused of sexual…

Students speak out about university’s handling of reported sexual assault case

ANTIGONISH, N.S. — Students at St. Francis Xavier University are speaking out…

Ontario student leaves N.S. university after alleged rapist returns to campus

Ontario student leaves N.S. university after alleged rapist returns to campus She…

Complainant in tears after defence suggests sex-assault testimony was ‘scripted’

HALIFAX — A young Halifax woman who was allegedly sexually assaulted by…

Young woman testified she awoke to U.K. sailors performing sex acts on her

Young woman testified about sexual assault HALIFAX — A young woman has…