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Jennifer Lopez had her own #MeToo moment years ago, but it did not turn out as planned for her would-be abuser.
Insurer Chubb is refusing to pay for Harvey Weinstein's legal defense against 11 lawsuits that accuse the movie producer of sexually harassing or assaulting women over the past three decades.
At best, she will serve probation.
Under former President Barack Obama, the Department of Education issued directives aimed at strengthening protections for people who claimed to be victims of such crimes.
In a statement, the studio said its board "has unanimously voted to terminate David Glasser for cause."
The studio was close to inking a deal on Sunday to sell itself for more than $500 million when New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman filed a civil rights lawsuit against the company.
Weinstein was one of Hollywood's most influential men before more than 70 women accused him of sexual misconduct, including rape.
Women from several walks of life, some smiling and others more serious, first strutted down a runway to display their designer clothes, then reappeared handcuffed to male models wearing pink pig masks.
A Pentagon study said 50 cases of sexual assault had been reported at the elite U.S. Army academy during the 2016-2017 academic year, nearly double the number from the previous school year.
It is a step toward possible criminal charges for the disgraced movie producer.
Thurman broke her silence after saying in October that she would wait to speak out about inappropriate behavior in the workplace because she did not want to say anything in anger.
Amid numerous sexual assault allegations against Simmons, his thoughts on meditation are no longer welcome in Oprah’s book.
Calls spiked when the movement began in October, with people waiting up to three hours to talk to someone at the National Sexual Assault Hotline.
Male models and assistants who worked with high-powered fashion photographers Bruce Weber and Mario Testino say they were subjected by them to molestation, sexual advances and unnecessary nudity.
People who were watching the attack live did not call the police.
Oprah Winfrey, one of the most powerful Black women in entertainment, is expected to make waves when she accepts this year’s lifetime achievement award.
Haggis denied accusations of sexual misconduct made by four women, including two who accused him of rape.
Some of Hollywood’s most notable women are standing in solidarity with and providing legal support for working-class women.
Experts in sexual harassment law said it is understandable that women, especially women who are racial minorities, define sexual harassment differently than men, given that many have experienced it first-hand.
Stallone plans to file a claim that the accuser had filed a false police report, according to his attorney.
Monique Greene alleges Nelly forced her into sex against her will, gave her a $100 bill and told her, "Bye bye."
It’s time “to work with some real issues that are facing the country and not worry about getting at odds with the president,” according to Jones.