A Santa Clara County jury Thursday found that a pair of former De Anza College baseball players are not liable for the alleged gang rape of a 17-year-old girl at a house party in 2007.
The attorney for the woman who claims she was gang raped by several De Anza College baseball players said in closing arguments her client should be awarded $7.5 million for emotional and psychological damage from the alleged assault.
A plaintiff known as Jane Doe took the stand again in her civil trial against a group of De Anza College baseball players who she claims gang raped her more than four years ago.
A third defendant has been dropped from a lawsuit filed by a teenager who said she was gang-raped by members of the De Anza College baseball team.
Two defendants have been dropped from a lawsuit filed by a teen girl who says she was gang-raped by members of the De Anza College baseball team.
The West Contra Costa Unified School District has agreed to pay $4 million to settle a lawsuit filed on behalf of a teenage girl who was beaten and gang raped outside Richmond High School.
Attorneys say the victim of a gang rape outside Richmond High School in 2009 reached a $4 million settlement with the school district.
Nearly four years after a teen alleged a group of De Anza College baseball players gang raped her at a party, she is finally getting her day in court, albeit not in a criminal courtroom.
A Contra Costa County judge Tuesday ordered six of the seven defendants in the October 2009 beating and gang rape of a 16-year-old girl at Richmond High School to stand trial.
After several weeks, the preliminary hearing into the gang-rape of a Richmond High School student is finally wrapping up, with the last witness called to the stand Monday in Martinez.