Posts tagged "sexual assault"

NYC Cop Allegedly Raped Drunk Woman In Her Apartment After 911 Call (While His Partner Napped)

A bizarre and troubling story out of New York City this week: police officer Kenneth Moreno, 43, is standing trial for the alleged rape of an intoxicated woman whom he…

Jessica Wakeman | April 6, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Lawrence Taylor Gets Slap On The Wrist For Raping Underage Prostitute

If you’re going to rape a 16-year-old prostitute, I recommend being a highly paid professional athlete. Last May, Lawrence Taylor, a former football player for the New York Giants, was…

Jessica Wakeman | March 31, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Raped 14-Year-Old Girl Charged With Adultery, Lashed To Death

A 14-year-old girl in Bangladesh, who was raped by her cousin, was sentenced to 101 lashes for “adultery” and died. Hena Akhter from rural Shariatpur was the fifth child of…

Jessica Wakeman | March 31, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Activists To March On Toronto For A “SlutWalk”

All women are responsible for their own rapes, duh, which is why a Toronto police officer brilliantly advised the female students of Osgoode Hall Law School in January that “women…

Jessica Wakeman | March 30, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Libyan Woman Says She Was Raped By Qaddafi’s Men, Is Detained At Gunpoint By Government Forces

On Saturday, Libyan woman Eman al-Obeidy walked into a hotel in Tripoli, Libya, populated by foreign journalists in order to let the world know that Col. Moammar Qaddafi’s military forces…

Julie Gerstein | March 26, 2011 - 1:45 pm

In Death, Elizabeth Taylor Reveals James Dean’s Dark Secret

Elizabeth Taylor knew a painful secret about close friend James Dean—but, in a 1997 interview with Kevin Sessums, she asked the journalist not to reveal it until after her death.

Newser | March 26, 2011 - 10:30 am

Duke Nukem Game Lets Gamers Slap Women Silly

Real men may have been pussified by man-hating, hairy-legged feminazis, so it’s a good thing they have XBox 360 games as an outlet for lady-slapping, alien-killing machismo. The much-anticipated Duke

Jessica Wakeman | March 23, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Florida Lawmaker Says 11-Year-Old Gang Rape Victim Was “Dressed Like A Prostitute”

Student dress codes are a controversial topic, but there is no justification at all for blaming a rape victim for the way she was dressed. While arguing in favor of…

Jessica Wakeman | March 18, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: Texas Gang Rape Of 11-Year-Old Stirs Racial Tensions

The alleged gang rape of an 11-year-old girl in Cleveland, Texas, in November by 18 men and boys has turned the town upon its head, according to the Houston

Jessica Wakeman | March 11, 2011 - 7:40 pm

How USC Frat Boys Are Silently Judging You (And Plotting To Rape You)

The barfy things that frat boys do know no bounds. Fellow ladyblog Jezebel obtained an email yesterday which was allegedly written by a brother in USC’s Kappa Sigma fraternity instructing…

Jessica Wakeman | March 9, 2011 - 5:40 pm

NYT Gang Rape Article Mentions Victim, Age 11, Wore Makeup And “Dressed Older”

UPDATE: A spokeswoman for The New York Times defended the article to’s Cutline blog yesterday and the paper also published a critical letter to the editor online.


Jessica Wakeman | March 9, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Rape Victim Was “Inviting” Sexual Assault With Provocative Dress, Flirting

Watch out, because I am going to throw things. A judge in Manitoba has ruled that a 2006 rape victim who was wearing a tube top, high heels, makeup and…

Jessica Wakeman | February 25, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Howard Stern Tells Female Journalists To Stay Away From Egypt

“Did you see what they did to [physical and sexual assault survivor Lara Logan] that reporter from ’60 Minutes’? Let me tell you something — if you’re a female reporter…

Jessica Wakeman | February 23, 2011 - 7:20 pm

Teen Proposes Girls Carry Guns To Prevent Rape

Oh, girls just wanna have gu-u-uns! Oh, girls just wanna have guns! So says Regis Giles, a 19-year-old conservative activist with a unique new idea to protect women…

Jessica Wakeman | February 23, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Alleged Details On Lara Logan’s Assault In Egypt Emerge

“60 Minutes” reporter Lara Logan has still not spoken publicly about being attacked on February 11 in Egypt’s Tahrir Square while she reported on civil unrest there, but alleged details…

Jessica Wakeman | February 22, 2011 - 3:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: Toronto Cop Says Don’t Dress Like A “Slut”

A cop speaking at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto suggested a woman could prevent sexual assault by not dressing like a “slut.” Also, men could prevent sexual assault by…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2011 - 7:40 pm

Sen. Scott Brown Reveals That He Was Sexually Abused By A Camp Counselor

I am not always the biggest fan of Sen. Scott Brown of Massachusetts here at The Frisky. But I would like to give the senator my sincere respect for opening…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2011 - 11:20 am

Poll Asks If Lara Logan Is To Blame For Her Sexual Assault In Egypt

A poll on asks if CBS reporter Lara Logan, who was beaten and sexually assaulted on February 11 while reporting from Tahrir Square in Egypt, is to blame for…

Jessica Wakeman | February 16, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Today’s Lady News: CBS News’ Lara Logan Beaten, Sexually Assaulted In Egypt

CBS correspondent Lara Logan was beaten and sexually assaulted in Egypt’s Tahrir Square on February 11 after she, her “60 Minutes” team, and their security were attacked. Logan was…

Jessica Wakeman | February 15, 2011 - 7:40 pm
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