Sexual Assault

Mario Batali, Joe Bastianich and Restaurant Group to Pay $600,000 in Sexual Harassment Settlement

Chefs Mario Batali and Joe Bastianich, plus their restaurant group, agreed to pay $600,000 to former employees due to illegal sex discrimination and retaliation, according to the NY Attorney General.

July 23, 2021

Ansel Elgort Resurfaces on Social Media With Shaved Head

One year after Ansel Elgort denied an accusation of sexual assault, the Baby Driver actor was spotted in a social media post with a new look.

July 21, 2021

Fired Hillsong Pastor Carl Lentz Denies Former Nanny's Sexual Abuse Claims

"I was physically violated by his unwanted and repeated sexual touching of my intimate areas. I froze. Every time, I froze," Leona Kimes alleged of Carl Lentz, who she previously worked for.

June 2, 2021

TikTok's Sienna Mae Denies Sexually Assaulting Netflix Co-Star Jack Wright

TikTok star Sienna Mae denied the allegation that she sexually assaulted Jack Wright, after Mason Rizzo spoke out against her on Twitter.

June 2, 2021

Gordon Ramsay's Daughter Holly Recalls Being Hospitalized for PTSD After Sexual Assault

On a podcast, Gordon Ramsay's 21-year-old daughter Holly recalled undergoing mental health treatment after being sexually assaulted and praised her dad and the rest of her family for their support.

May 26, 2021

California Mayor Resigns After Farrah Abraham and Other Women Accuse Him of Sexual Assault

The mayor of a California town has resigned after the Teen Mom alum and eight other women accused him of sexual assault. He denies their claims.

May 22, 2021

Danny Masterson to Stand Trial on 3 Rape Charges After Shocking Victim Testimonies

A judge has ruled that That '70s Show alum Danny Masterson must stand trial on three counts of rape after three women testified against him at a preliminary hearing.

May 21, 2021

Fantastic Beasts' Kevin Guthrie Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison for Sexual Assault

Fantastic Beasts actor Kevin Guthrie has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a woman and has been sentenced to three years in jail.

May 16, 2021

Are You the One? Star Gianna Hammer Claims Production Covered Up Sexual Assault

In an interview with The Daily Beast, Gianna Hammer opened up about her experience on the MTV dating series and the events she alleges unfolded while filming.

April 18, 2021

Jake Paul Denies TikTok Star Justine Paradise's Sexual Assault Allegations

YouTuber Jake Paul issued a statement denying that he sexually assaulted TikTok star Justine Paradise in July 2019. Read about the allegations here.

April 14, 2021

The Bachelor Alum Bekah Martinez Recalls Being Sexually Assaulted While Walking With Kids

Bekah Martinez, who competed on The Bachelor in 2018, says she was groped while on a walk with her toddler daughter and baby son.

March 27, 2021

David Dobrik's Former Assistant Natalie Mariduena Breaks Her Silence on Vlog Squad Allegations

David Dobrik's former assistant and current Vlog Squad member Natalie Mariduena addresses the allegations against the group for the first time.

March 23, 2021

Thomas Middleditch’s Silicon Valley Co-Star Alice Wetterlund Sounds Off on Sexual Misconduct Claim

After the Los Angeles Times reported on a misconduct allegation against Thomas Middleditch, his Silicon Valley co-star, Alice Wetterlund, said she "Tried to warn” everyone.

March 23, 2021

David Dobrik Gets Dropped by Brands After Misconduct Allegations

Several companies including DoorDash and HelloFresh cut ties with the YouTuber following misconduct allegations originating from previous videos. Get the details.

March 21, 2021

Armie Hammer Denies Violently Raping a Woman as Police Launch Investigation

On March 18, Gloria Allred held a press conference in which a woman named Effie accused Armie Hammer of rape and abuse. The actor’s attorney said their relationship was “completely consensual.”

March 18, 2021

Investigating the Lingering Questions Posed By Allen v. Farrow

Film and legal experts weigh in on the potential ramifications for Woody Allen after HBO's Allen v. Farrow. Plus, learn about where Mia Farrow's kids are now.

March 13, 2021

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Alexander Wang Admits to "Acting in a Way" That Caused "Pain" Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Designer Alexander Wang responded to what he calls “grotesquely false” accusations of sexual assault against him. Multiple allegations, some anonymous, have surfaced on social media this month.

March 9, 2021

Dylan Farrow Asks for "Empathy" and "Compassion" Ahead of New Allen v. Farrow Episode

Ahead of the second episode of Allen v Farrow, Dylan Farrow addressed never-before-seen footage of her as a child detailing Woody Allen’s alleged abuse.

February 28, 2021

FKA Twigs Details Alleged Abuse by Shia LaBeouf

In her first interview since filing a civil lawsuit, the "Cellophane" singer opens up about enduring domestic violence from her former boyfriend.

February 17, 2021

"Game of Thrones'" Esme Bianco Accuses Marilyn Manson of Abuse

After Evan Rachel Wood comes forward with abuse allegations, the "GoT" actress shares details her experience with ex-boyfriend, Manson. Get the details.

February 11, 2021

Game of Thrones' Esmé Bianco Accuses "Monster" Marilyn Manson of Abuse

Game of Thrones actress Esmé Bianco is the latest woman to accuse rock artist Marilyn Manson of abuse, alleging he "almost destroyed" her life.

February 11, 2021

Chad Wheeler's Ex-GF Alleah Taylor Speaks Out After Attack

The former football player's victim details the alleged attack two weeks after fighting for her life. Chad has since been charged and waived from the Seattle Seahawks.

February 9, 2021

Singer Phoebe Bridgers Claims Marilyn Manson Had a "Rape Room"

Indie rock singer Phoebe Bridgers has made an accusation against Marilyn Manson following Evan Rachel Wood and a few other women's allegations of abuse against him, which he had denied.

February 4, 2021