‘Audrie’s Law’ Advances, Mandatory Sentences For Juveniles Convicted Of Sex Assaults DroppedA state Assembly committee on Tuesday passed a bill named after a teen suicide victim after its sponsor agreed to remove a controversial two-year minimum sentence for juveniles convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious or disabled person.
No Charges Filed Yet In Santa Rosa's Mom Alleged Attack Of School BullySonoma County prosecutors today again delayed a decision on whether to file charges against a Santa Rosa woman accused of injuring an 11-year-old schoolboy who allegedly bullied her daughter.
New Report Raises Doubt Whether Santa Rosa Mom Choked BullyAn investigative report illustrates doubt on whether a Santa Rosa mother grabbed the throat of a 12-year-old boy who was allegedly bullying her daughter.
Santa Rosa Mom Accused Of Assaulting Daughter's Alleged Bully In Court; No Charges Filed TodayThe Sonoma County District Attorney's Office did not file charges Thursday against a Santa Rosa woman accused of injuring an 11-year-old schoolboy who allegedly bullied her daughter.
Former Resident Adviser Calls SJSU Mass Firings A PR StuntEighteen resident advisers were fired last month by San Jose State University after a student and his parents filed a $5 million claim against the school for racial bullying.
Central Valley Mayor Tells Bullying Victims They Need To "Grow A Pair"A Central California mayor's remarks that bullying victims should toughen up and defend themselves has sparked anger among some city officials and gay rights advocates.
Battery Charges Dropped Against Hercules High School Transgender Teen Who Had Been Bullied16-year-old Jewlyes Gutierrez completed a conflict resolution program offered by the judge in return for the misdemeanor charges being dropped, the Transgender Law Center reported.
Children Who View Domestic Abuse More Likely To Bully, Fight, Lie, CheatA growing body of research shows that children don’t have to be abused themselves to suffer the consequences of domestic violence.
Brentwood Police Hold School Meeting On Sexting, Bullying After Middle School Girl Forced Into Sex ActsOnline bullying, kids’ access to websites and “sexting” are all topics to be covered by Brentwood police Thursday night at a meeting to remind parents that their kids’ online activity has real-world consequences.
Fed-Up Father Of Bullied Son Files Restraining Order Against Fairfield 9-Year-OldA fed-up father is asking a judge for a restraining order against a 9-year-old boy accused of verbally and physically assaulting his son at Rolling Hills Elementary in Fairfield.
GameDay: Jonathan Martin Can Use 49ers Platform To Address BullyingI wish Jonathan Martin would have used his first interview with the 49ers to stand up and speak out against bullies everywhere.
49ers Acquire Jonathan Martin From DolphinsJonathan Martin, the offensive tackle who accused a Miami Dolphins teammate of bullying, was traded to the San Francisco 49ers on Tuesday night and will be reunited with his college coach, Jim Harbaugh.
Bay Area Lawmakers Propose 'Audrie's Law' For CyberbullyingJuveniles who sexually assault unconscious victims could be tried as adults under proposed California legislation brought in response to the suicide of a 15-year-old girl who was sexually battered while passed out at a party then humiliated by photos circulated to classmates.
Hercules Transgender Teen Admits Making Up Story Of School Bathroom AssaultA transgender student at Hercules High School who reported being sexually assaulted in a school bathroom has admitted to making the story up, according to police.
Suspects In Hercules High Transgender Attack May Not Have Been Students At School Investigators looking into the sexual assault of a transgender student at a school in Hercules say the suspects may not even have been students at the school.