sexual assault

On Thursday, Lupita Nyong’o wrote a powerful op-ed for The New York Times describing instances of sexual harassment from movie executive Harvey Weinstein. Lupita joins a long list of women who’ve accused Weinstein of sexual harassment or abuse. Since her detailed account, the actress has been flooded with support. Along with fans, celebrities like Ava DuVernay, Kerry […]

On Sunday, actress Alyssa Milano responded to the sexual harassment allegations against media executive Harvey Weinstein with two simple words — “Me too.” She said the words as a way to show solidarity with folks who have experienced sexual assault or harassment. Since her tweet, nearly 500,000 people have tweeted #MeToo to bring attention to […]

Troubled rapper Kodak Black is facing up to 30 years in prison after a Florence County grand jury indicted him on charges of first-degree criminal sexual conduct.

After news surfaced that R. Kelly is allegedly running a “sex cult” of women under his control, there has been a media firestorm. Now, evidence against him is growing due to the revealing story of Jerhonda Pace. In a BuzzFeed News article with reporter Jim DeRogatis, Pace details a sexual relationship with Kelly that occurred […]

Carlos Bell, a former Maryland instructional assistant and coach, was accused of sexually assaulting at least 24 students between May 2015 and June 2017. He is now hit with a 119-count indictment, according to WJLA.  Bell’s charges include 12 counts of child sexual abuse. He is also HIV-positive and was hit with three counts of […]

Following reports about his After Party tour flopping, Billboard claims the R&B singer's professional relationships have suffered too.

R. Kelly has been getting comparisons to Bill Cosby after news broke that he’s the alleged leader of an abusive sex cult that targets young, impressionable women. Although the singer didn’t want to be compared to the controversial comedian, he added salt to the womb by hiring Cosby’s lawyer to represent him in court. According […]

Michael Irvin is a free man in the court of law. According to TMZ, prosecutors will not go forward with rape charges against the NFL Hall of Famer after investigators determined there wasn’t enough evidence. You may recall that Irvin was being investigated in Fort Lauderdale after a 27-year-old woman told police that he sexually assaulted […]

Bill Cosby may have gotten a break when his sexual assault case was deemed a mistrial last month — but the real madness is just getting started. According to ABC News, the legendary comedian will be re-tried for alleged sexual assault in Norristown, Pennsylvania, beginning on November 6, 2017. Judge Steven O’Neill, who oversaw the first […]

Nicki Minaj may have some serious beef with Remy Ma, but her brother is going through the real drama. Bossip reports that last week, a Long Island judge ruled not to toss Jelani Maraj’s child rape case, after his defense attorney, David Schwartz, filed a motion to have it dismissed. Despite Schwartz’s plea, Maraj’s trial will […]

Bill Cosby wants to steer as far away from “sexual assault” talk as possible. The comedy legend recently slammed rumors that he’ll be conducting town hall meetings on sexual assault, claiming that it’s just propaganda, despite the fact that his PR people announced the news. According to TMZ, Cosby stated, “The current propaganda that I am […]