sexual assault

Three more accusers are expected to testify against Harvey Weinstein before the end of the week, in a Jan. 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)

Harvey Weinstein NYC sex assault trial picks up pace

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

  • Jan 28, 2020
Three more accusers are expected to testify against Harvey Weinstein before the end of the week, in a Jan. 28, 2020 story. (Photo by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS)
Patricia Arango, executive director of the Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre, says about 10 per cent of the centre’s clients are seniors. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)

Reaching out to seniors dealing with sexual assault

Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre available to help

Patricia Arango, executive director of the Central Alberta Sexual Assault Support Centre, says about 10 per cent of the centre’s clients are seniors. (Photo by SUSAN ZIELINSKI/Advocate staff)
Former B.C. mayor pleads guilty to sex assaults of four boys under 16

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…

Former B.C. mayor pleads guilty to sex assaults of four boys under 16
Port Moody, B.C., mayor takes leave of absence to fight sex assault charge

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…

Port Moody, B.C., mayor takes leave of absence to fight sex assault charge
Coach accused of sexual assault says apology letter was misinterpreted

Coach accused of sexual assault says apology letter was misinterpreted

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

Coach accused of sexual assault says apology letter was misinterpreted
St. F.X. student accused of sexual assault withdraws, president apologizes

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

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

St. F.X. student accused of sexual assault withdraws, president apologizes
Students speak out about university’s handling of reported sexual assault case

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

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

Students speak out about university’s handling of reported sexual assault case
Ontario student leaves N.S. university after alleged rapist returns to campus

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…

Ontario student leaves N.S. university after alleged rapist returns to campus
Complainant in tears after defence suggests sex-assault testimony was ‘scripted’

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

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

Complainant in tears after defence suggests sex-assault testimony was ‘scripted’
Young woman testified she awoke to U.K. sailors performing sex acts on her

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…

Young woman testified she awoke to U.K. sailors performing sex acts on her
Federal law on intoxication sex-assault defence unconstitutional: Ontario judge

Federal law on intoxication sex-assault defence unconstitutional: Ontario judge

TORONTO — People accused of sexual assault in Ontario are once again…

Federal law on intoxication sex-assault defence unconstitutional: Ontario judge
Winnipeg city councillor charged with serious sexual assault: police

Winnipeg city councillor charged with serious sexual assault: police

WINNIPEG — A Winnipeg city councillor has been charged with sexual assaulting…

Winnipeg city councillor charged with serious sexual assault: police
Alberta man sentenced to 15 years for sex assault that left woman in coma

Alberta man sentenced to 15 years for sex assault that left woman in coma

LETHBRIDGE — A southern Alberta man has been sentenced to 15 years…

Alberta man sentenced to 15 years for sex assault that left woman in coma
Former Central Alberta MLA charged with sexual offences expected to resolve charges

Former Central Alberta MLA charged with sexual offences expected to resolve charges

Former Innisfail-Sylvan Lake MLA Don MacIntyre’s case returns to court on Jan. 11, 2019

Former Central Alberta MLA charged with sexual offences expected to resolve charges
Prominent Calgary chef charged with sexual assaulting employee

Prominent Calgary chef charged with sexual assaulting employee

CALGARY — A prominent Calgary chef and restaurant owner has been charged…

Prominent Calgary chef charged with sexual assaulting employee
Red Deer massage therapist not guilty of sexual assault

Red Deer massage therapist not guilty of sexual assault

Judge said he had reasonable doubt and must acquit

Red Deer massage therapist not guilty of sexual assault
Innisfail-Sylvan Lake MLA Don MacIntyre

Case of former MLA facing sex-related charges in court

Former Sylvan Lake-Innisfail MLA Don MacIntyre’s case returns to court on May 3

Innisfail-Sylvan Lake MLA Don MacIntyre
Preliminary hearing rescheduled for RCMP officer charged with sex assault

Preliminary hearing rescheduled for RCMP officer charged with sex assault

Const. Jason Tress facing sexual assault and breach of trust charges

Preliminary hearing rescheduled for RCMP officer charged with sex assault
Man sentenced for downtown Red Deer sexual assault

Man sentenced for downtown Red Deer sexual assault

Victim was assaulted in April 2016 near Sorenson bus station

  • Feb 26, 2018
Man sentenced for downtown Red Deer sexual assault

Toronto cop denies sexually assaulting woman, court hears

TORONTO — A Toronto police officer accused of sexually assaulting a woman…