Sexual Assault http://wfae.org en Clergy Abuse Survivors Ask Charlotte Diocese For More Outreach http://wfae.org/post/clergy-abuse-survivors-ask-charlotte-diocese-more-outreach <p>A group of clergy abuse survivors is criticizing the Catholic Diocese of Charlotte for its handling of sexual abuse cases. This comes on the heels of a meeting between Pope Francis and abuse survivors yesterday, and the recent dismissal of criminal and civil sexual assault cases in the Charlotte Diocese.</p><p> Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:52:34 +0000 Nick de la Canal 54479 at http://wfae.org Clergy Abuse Survivors Ask Charlotte Diocese For More Outreach With March And Petition, Davidson Students Seek Changes In Sexual Misconduct Policy http://wfae.org/post/march-and-petition-davidson-students-seek-changes-sexual-misconduct-policy <p>Students, faculty and some area residents marched across the Davidson College campusThursday morning in the latest public facet of a debate over sexual assault and the college’s sexual misconduct policy. The march, an online petition and other discussions have showed widespread support for reform among students. And in brief remarks, college President Carol Quillen called for change in how the campus addresses this devastating but often unreported crime.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 09 May 2014 12:23:48 +0000 Jon Cox & Lincoln Davidson 50594 at http://wfae.org With March And Petition, Davidson Students Seek Changes In Sexual Misconduct Policy 'Ski Mask Rapist' Confesses To Six More Crimes http://wfae.org/post/ski-mask-rapist-confesses-six-more-crimes <p>A 34-year-old sexual assault case ended Tuesday. In 1979, Jerry Brooks raped at least eight women in Charlotte. He was scheduled to go to trial today but as part of a plea agreement, he pleaded guilty and received a life sentence.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 13 Nov 2013 14:16:03 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 39121 at http://wfae.org 'Ski Mask Rapist' Confesses To Six More Crimes Sexual Assault On College Campuses http://wfae.org/post/sexual-assault-college-campuses <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Traditionally, sexual assault involving students on college campuses were assigned to student-run honor systems which even many students viewed as ineffective and unfair. Indeed, schools around the country have been accused of questionable practices when it comes to prosecuting sexual misconduct. Will the updated Violence Against Women Act solve this problem? We look into that and into the complicated intersection of school, crime and justice when Charlotte Talks.</span></p><p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 04:00:00 +0000 23011 at http://wfae.org Sexual Assault On College Campuses