Men Slip On High Heels To Raise Funds For Sexual Assault Victims Several hundred men in the Silicon Valley slipped on high heels Wednesday night for the annual “Walk A Mile In Her Shoes” sexual assault victims fundraiser.
DA Refuses To Work With Beleaguered Judge In Stanford Sex Assault CaseThe backlash over why a judge sentenced a Stanford student to six months in jail for a sexual assault is growing. Now the District Attorney’s office is refusing to work with him.
Stanford Sex Assault Case Juror Appalled By 'Ridiculously Lenient' SentencingA juror who served on the Stanford University sexual assault case spoke publicly, and anonymously, about 'ridiculously lenient' sentence.
Stanford Students Show Support For Campus Rape Victim At Graduation CeremonyStanford University graduating students and women's rights advocates used the school's commencement ceremony to again express their anger over the six-month jail sentence given to a former student for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman.
Campaign To Remove Judge In Stanford Rape Case Gains SteamA fledgling campaign to recall the judge who sentenced a former Stanford University swimmer to six months in jail for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman gained momentum Friday as three prominent political consultants joined the effort.
'The Sentence Is Fair': Public Defender, Prosecutor Defend Embattled Judge In Stanford Sex Assault CaseWhile Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky is facing an intense and ongoing backlash against his decision to sentence Brock Turner to six months for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman at Stanford, the judge is not without his defenders.
2 Who Backed Stanford Swimmer In Sex Assault Case ApologizeWith outcry growing against those who stood by a former Stanford University swimmer who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman, a childhood friend and a high school guidance counselor have apologized for writing letters of support urging leniency for Brock Turner.
Potential Jurors Refuse To Serve Judge In Stanford Sex Assault CasePotential jurors in Santa Clara County are apparently refusing to serve in the courtroom of the judge who handed down a six-month sentence to a former Stanford University student convicted of sexual assault.
Vice President Biden Writes Open Letter To Stanford Sexual Assault VictimVice President Joe Biden has sent an open letter to the woman who was sexually assaulted by a former Stanford swimming star who received a lenient sentence.
Stanford Sex Assailant Expected To Leave Jail In SeptemberA former Stanford University swimmer whose six-month sentence for sexually assaulting an unconscious woman ignited widespread outrage will leave jail three months early.
Congresswoman Jackie Speier Leads Effort To Recognize Stanford Sexual Assault Victim's PlightCongresswoman Jackie Speier is leading the charge on Capitol Hill to support the Stanford sex assault victim.
Stanford Sexual Assault Case Judge's Family ThreatenedThe judge under fire for the lenient sentence issued to a former Stanford swimmer convicted of sexual assault has also received a torrent of threatening calls at the courthouse.