Mistrial granted in Vanderbilt football players' rape case

...football players convicted in the dorm-room rape of a student, saying "bias has been clearly...intentionally withheld information that he was a rape victim during the jury selection process...intentionally withheld information that he was a rape victim during the jury selection.Easter...

Trial begins for Hot Springs man accused of conspiring to rape two children

The criminal trial for the Hot Springs property manager accused of conspiring to rape two young children on Sept. 9, 2014, began Wednesday in Faulkner County Circuit Court."He drove to Conway from Hot Springs...

Max sentence imposed for man conspiring to commit rape

Convicted on two counts of conspiracy to commit rape, 57-year-old Richard Shreck of Hot Springs was sentenced to two consecutive 30-year terms in the Department of Correction...

Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston: 'I'm just moving forward'

...Seminoles to a national championship but also brought himself and the school shame for multiple off-field incidents, including a rape accusation that was dismissed after prosecutors cited problems with a police investigation.As he embarks on his NFL career...

NewsBriefs: Sharper pleads not guilty in New Orleans to rape charges

...entered a not guilty plea Monday in his first court appearance in Louisiana to face charges that he drugged women in order to rape them.However that is considered a legal formality since a magistrate judge can't accept a felony guilty plea.Sharper already...

Conway man charged with raping 6-year-old foster child

...raping his 6-year-old foster daughter.According to an affidavit filed June 8, Edgar R. Torrance, 56, was charged with rape after the girl's adoptive mother, in October of 2014, reported allegations that Torrance raped the girl while she was a foster...

Greenbrier man arrested on 21 counts of raping minors

A Greenbrier resident was arrainged Thursday on 21 counts of rape and two counts of sexual assault.The Lonoke County Sheriff's...County Detention Center on $100,000 bond and has a pending rape charge in Prairie County.(Staff writer Jessica Hauser can...

Child rapist pleads guilty, gets 120 years

...10-year-old stepdaughters pleaded guilty to two counts of rape Monday, a day before he was scheduled to stand trial on Tuesday...White's brother, Shaun Allen, is also charged with two counts of rape for allegedly having forcible sexual intercourse with the two...

U.Va. sues Rolling Stone over debunked gang rape story

...and retracted account of an alleged gang rape on campus cast her as the "chief villain...graphic magazine piece about a student rape victim identified only as "Jackie" portrayed...as a result of the article, titled "A Rape on Campus." Rolling Stone Managing Editor...

Doc paints a harrowing picture of campus rape

PARK CITY, Utah (AP) - The campus rape epidemic is given a face, dozens of them...students who have come forward to report rape.Dick and producer Amy Ziering explored...whether it's a father describing the rape of his daughter who committed suicide...

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