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    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Adult film star Ron Jeremy pleaded not guilty Friday to charges of raping three women and sexually assaulting another in separate incidents dating back to 2014. The 67-year-old defendant, whose real name is Ronald Jeremy Hyatt, was ordered to remain jailed in lieu of $6.6 million bail, despite a defense request to lower the amount which had been set shortly before he was taken into custody Tuesday in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom. Ron Jeremy in...
    Porn star Ginger Banks said she feels “completely vindicated” after fellow porn star Ron Jeremy was charged with rape and sexual assault. Banks said she’s now talked to at least 50 victims, according to a report published Wednesday by The U.S. Sun. Adult film star Ron Jeremy (C) makes his first appearance in downtown Los Angeles Criminal Court, June 23, 2020. – Adult film star Ron Jeremy has been charged with raping three women and sexually assaulting a fourth, Los...
    After serving time in prison for rape charges since 2018, Bill Cosby will have another opportunity to fight the allegations against him in court. As of this writing, Cosby has served nearly two years of a 10-year sentence in prison after he was criminally charged with accusations of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his home in 2004. This week, Cosby caught a small break when the Pennsylvania Supreme Court granted his appeal to the conviction, but the former...
    (CNN)Pennsylvanias Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that Bill Cosby is allowed to appeal two key issues in his 2018 conviction on sexual assault charges.Cosby, the 82-year-old actor and comedian, is less than two years into a 3-to-10-year sentence at a prison outside Philadelphia for drugging and sexually assaulting a former Temple University employee at his home in 2004.Tuesdays ruling grants Cosby the ability to appeal two issues in the case. One issue focuses on the prior bad act witnesses who testified...
    Cas Anvar, one of the lead actors in Amazon’s cult sci-fi series The Expanse, has been accused of sexual assault and harassment by several people, prompting an investigation behind the scenes of the show. He allegedly targeted fans at conventions, including some who said they were teenagers at the time. Hide These individuals came forward on Twitter and Reddit during the recent wave of sexual misconduct allegations in geek culture, echoing similar stories about influential figures in the video game...
    Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Jack Smith said the school system is “actively looking into” allegations of sexual assault, harassment and discrimination after hundreds of social media posts were recently made detailing students’ experiences at schools across the Maryland county. “We recognize the courage it takes to publicly share painful and personal experiences of harassment, assault, bias and bullying,” Smith said in message to the community Wednesday. “We are enraged and saddened by these allegations,” he said, adding MCPS will...
    ORINDA — In an ongoing investigation into Orinda Care Center authorities have found evidence of “chronic” understaffing, “insufficient” amounts of personal protective equipment, like face masks, and a sexual assault against a patient with dementia that was never reported to police, according to the investigator’s reports. Although no criminal nor civil charges have been filed against the center or its owners, authorities said in court records that they are proceeding with an elder abuse investigation into the center. “I believe the...
    FORT BRAGG, North Carolina (CBSDFW.COM) – Fort Hood’s Sexual Harassment/Assault Response and Prevention (SHARP) Program is under investigation by the U.S. Army Forces Command Inspector General team. The team arrived in Fort Hood this week during the search for missing soldier Vanessa Guillen. The IG was brought in at the request of III Corps senior leaders at Fort Hood, according to a news release Wednesday. The seven-member inspection team is focusing June 30 – July 3 on three objectives: (1) Examining...
    There were reported sightings of a Jeffrey Epstein statue with an attached plaque in Wednesday morning in Albuquerque , KOAT 7 reported. The bronze statue was captured in photos sent to the KOAT 7 news station, and was mysteriously removed by the time a camera crew arrived at the scene, which was reportedly in front of the old city hall. Mystery Jeffrey Epstein statue found in Downtown Albuquerque https://t.co/LzN5A78GSb — julie k. brown (@jkbjournalist) July 1, 2020 The statue...
    LAKEWOOD, Colo. (CBS4)– Nearly 30 organizations focused on civil rights, legal advocacy, and cultural awareness have signed a letter released Tuesday calling for the Jefferson County District Attorney to pursue hate crime charges in the assault of Sikh man outside his business. The suspect remains in custody before his next court appearance facing several charges but he has not been charged with bias motivation. (credit: Singh Family) “A customer came into Mr. Lakhwant Singh’s store where he started damaging items...
    NEW YORK -- Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday.The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan.The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement.The former Hollywood producer was convicted...
    NEW YORK -- Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday.The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan.The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement.The former Hollywood producer was convicted...
    NEW YORK -- Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday.The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan.The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement.The former Hollywood producer was convicted...
    NEW YORK -- Harvey Weinstein and his former studios board have reached a nearly $19 million settlement with dozens of his sexual misconduct accusers, New York states attorney general and lawyers in a class-action lawsuit said Tuesday.The agreement was announced by New York Attorney General Letitia James and Chicago attorney Elizabeth A. Fegan.The deal, if approved by judges in federal courts, would permit accusers to claim from $7,500 to $750,000 from the $18.8 million settlement.The former Hollywood producer was convicted...
    The Arcadia Police Department has arrested a former Arcadia High student who allegedly recorded himself and current and former female students having sex. One of the alleged victims said it was without her knowledge, and she told this newsgroup the suspect distributed the video in an online group chat with fellow students. Arcadia police issued a news release Tuesday afternoon, June 30, saying officers have arrested Dylan Chan, 18, of Arcadia following a search warrant served at his home last...
    ARCADIA, Calif. (KABC) -- An 18-year-old man was arrested in connection with a sexual assault investigation at Arcadia High School involving former and current students.Arcadia police say Dylan Chan, a former student at the high school, was arrested Tuesday afternoon after a search warrant was served at his home last week.Evidence obtained from that search warrant, along with other investigative measures and information, led to Mr. Chans arrest, police said in a news release.Police are investigating allegations that claim boys...
    THE fearsome assault-rifle wielding lawyers who confronted peaceful Black Lives Matter protesters could be charged for making threats. Circuit Attorney for the City of St. Louis, Kimberly Gardner, declared that we will use the full power of Missouri law to hold people accountable. Mark and Patricia McCloskey outside their home while holding guns at Black Lives Matter protestersCredit: AFP or licensors Circuit Attorney for the City of St. Louis, Kimberly Gardner says the full force of the Missouri law will be...
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA – JULY 26: Host and government producer, Adam Savage of ‘MythBusters Jr.’ speaks onstage through the Discovery Channel/Science Channel portion of the Discovery Communications Summer time TCA Occasion 2018 at The Beverly Hilton Resort on July 26, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. (Picture by Amanda Edwards/Getty Photographs for Discovery, Inc.) Mythbusters alum Adam Savage was accused of raping his youthful sister for years after they lived in Sleepy Hole, New York, through...
    BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JULY 26: Host and executive producer, Adam Savage of MythBusters Jr. speaks onstage during the Discovery Channel/Science Channel portion of the Discovery Communications Summer TCA Event 2018 at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 26, 2018 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Amanda Edwards/Getty Images for Discovery, Inc.) Mythbusters alum Adam Savage was accused of raping his younger sister for years when they lived in Sleepy Hollow, New York, during the 1970s, Miranda Pacchiana...
    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 The attorney general for New York said on Tuesday that an agreement had been reached to settle for nearly $19 million two sexual misconduct lawsuits on behalf of multiple women against imprisoned former film producer Harvey Weinstein. But attorneys representing six of the women who have made accusations against Weinstein called the proposed deal a sellout...
    LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Investigators are looking for additional possible victims of adult film star Ron Jeremy, who was recently arrested and charged in several sexual assaults.The 67-year-old performer, whose full name is Ronald Jeremy Hyatt, was arrested and charged on June 23 with forcibly raping three women and sexually assaulting another in separate incidents dating back several years.The district attorneys office says the incidents happened between 2014 and 2019.If convicted, Jeremy faces a maximum sentence of 90 years to...
    DENTON, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Denton police found a 24-year-old suspect stuck on top of a spiked metal fence after someone called to report the man was fighting with people he used to work with. It happened at a restaurant in the 600 block of Fort Worth Drive. When the first officer arrived, they did not witness an assault actively occurring, and three male suspects left the restaurant. When additional officers arrived, they found Kado Heard on the fence with injuries to his...
    New York City mayor says will cut $1 billion from police budget 10 scenic getaways across the US that are within a 1- to 4-hour drive from major cities — and the best hotel to book for each Housewives stars ex charged with hiring hitman to assault her new man Tommy Manzo, the ex-husband of former Real Housewives of New Jersey star Dina Manzo, was indicted on Tuesday for once hiring a Mafia member to assault her now-husband. © Scott Roth/Invision/AP/Shutterstock...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Sheriff Alex Villanueva has some dire warnings about public safety as Los Angeles County prepares for across-the-board budget cuts. In a press conference Monday at the Hall of Justice, Villanueva said more than half of the county’s proposed layoffs will be from LASD, and of the 3,200 vacant positions to be eliminated county-wide, 1,525 will be from the Sheriff’s Department. On Monday, the Board of Supervisors approved a $34.9 billion revised budget for the 2020-21 fiscal...
    PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — New details have emerged in the case of a man accused of going on a stabbing spree that left one man dead. The suspect in this case, Melvin Banks, is facing numerous charges. Photo Credit: Pittsburgh Police The criminal complaint filed by police provides a very detailed timeline of events of what happened with the first and second victims. Related stories: Police: 35-Year-Old Man Arrested In Connection To 3 Lincoln-Lemington Stabbings Mother In Shock After...