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Attorney General of California Kamala Harris, who became the second Black woman to be elected to the U.S. Senate, and former Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown are among leaders scheduled to serve in Congress in 2017.

Derrick Rose does not have to pay an unnamed woman $21.5 million in damages after a Los Angeles jury found him not liable the civil case that accused the NBA star and two of his friends of rape. The jury reportedly reached verdict in just under four hours. Rose’s attorney Mark Baute spoke on behalf […]

A verdict has been reached in the Derrick Rose rape trial. Following less than four hours of deliberations on Wednesday, a jury in the case cleared Rose and his two codefendants of all charges. https://twitter.com/juliakmarsh/status/788838985145561088 According to reporters who were gathered at the federal courthouse in downtown Los Angeles for the reading of the jury’s […]

Parker said, "All I know is the film exists. You can kill the messenger, you can come for me, it’s alright."

Linebacker Osa Masina was suspended by the school on Tuesday amid two separate sexual assault investigations stemming from incidents that occurred in California and Utah.

The controversy surrounding Nate Parker’s 2001 sexual assault case just got messier. As if the complex racial politics of Parker’s upcoming film “The Birth Of A Nation” weren’t enough to stoke the flames of the 16-year-old trial, emerging details from the case could put Parker in even hotter water as Fox prepares the awards-season release […]

A Pennsylvania judge on Tuesday found enough evidence to proceed with the sexual assault case against Bill Cosby.

A Salem, Mass. teenager was convicted Tuesday of raping and killing his high school math teacher.

Throughout the trial, the defense has been emphasizing many of the victims' pasts in sex work and drug use, accusing them of lying and of having agendas to debunk their credibility.

Nicki Minaj brother is charged with sexually assault a child. He’s 37 and the child was 12. Jelani Maraj was arraigned yesterday in Long Island on a 1st degree rape charge. He’s currently free on bond. Click here to read the full story.    

Holtzclaw made it his practice to sexually assault vulnerable Black women to cut his chances of being outed for the crime. Now his legal defense team is taking the same approach by reducing his victims to drug users and criminals to keep Holtzclaw out of jail.

Many rape victims fear they will be sexually assaulted again, and Roar for Good is trying to lessen that fear anyway it can.