sexual assault

  • Brian Littrell supports Nick Carter amid rape accusations

    Brian Littrell was asked what would happen to the band if Nick Carter was hit with rape and sexual assault charges. The singer answered he is sconvinced his bandmate will not face rape charges, adding he is the victim of a “fame seeker” and an opportunistic accuser.
  • Nelly under investigation for sexual assault

    Police in Essex, England are currently investigating Nelly on sexual assault charges and are looking into claims the rapper masturbated in front of a fan backstage after a Southend show on December 5, 2017. Over the last three years other 2 women accused Nelly of sexual assault.
  • Kelly Cutrone: ‘Russell Simmons tried to rape me in 1991’

    After reports in newspapers revealed several new claims of sexual assault and misconduct against Russell Simmons, former reality show star and fashion publicist Kelly Cutrone joins the list and says that Simmons tried to rape her in 1991 in his apartment.
  • Joe Biden & Lady Gaga raise sex assault awareness

    Joe Biden & Lady Gaga are teaming up again to help fight sexual assault, with a call to action on social media. The duo is now looking to open trauma centers for long-term relief where women can go to get the help they need to deal with these crises.
  • Harry Styles groped onstage by fan, Twitter reacts with disgust

    LOS ANGELES, CA - OCTOBER 21: Harry Styles performs onstage at CBS RADIO's We Can Survive 2017 at The Hollywood Bowl on October 21, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images for CBS RADIO)
    During a gig at the Hollywood Bowl on Sat. night, A fan reached to grab Harry Styles' crotch as he performed onstage. Styles appeared disturbed and moved the person's hand away, but continued his performance. The hashtag #RespectHarry began trending on Twitter.
  • Ducktails shows cancelled following allegations of sexual assault

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    Ducktails' upcoming tour has been cancelled following allegations of sexual assault against the band’s founder Matthew Mondanile, accused of sexual misconduct by 7 women. The band had a full slate of U.S. shows scheduled for Nov.
  • Taylor Swift makes ‘extremely generous’ donation to Mariska Hargitay charity

    Taylor Swift donated a sizable amount to Joyful Heart Foundation, which "helps survivors of sexual assault heal and reclaim their lives". The exact amount of the singer's donation was not revealed but they said it was "extremely generous".
  • Freddie Gibbs charged with sexual assault in Austria, 10-year prison sentence

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    Two months after Freddie Gibbs was arrested in France stemming from an alleged sexual assault that occurred in Vienna, the rapper has formally been charged in the incident. Gibbs faces a maximum of 10 years in prison if found guilty.