Sexual Assault

  • Russell Simmons Steps Down From Companies

    Russell Simmons is stepping down from his companies after being accused of sexual assault by writer Jenny Lumet. In a guest column in the Hollywood Reporter, Lumet accuses the Def Jam co-founder of forcing her to have sex in 1991. In a statement, Simmons said he had a different recollection of...
  • Matt Lauer Fired From NBC

    NBC’s Today Show host Matt Lauer has been fired after allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior hit him. NBC News Chairman Andrew Lack made a statement regarding Lauer. #BREAKING: NBC News has fired Matt Lauer for “inappropriate sexual behavior.” Statement from NBC News Chief Andrew Lack: pic.twitter.com/NGu27zZNeF — Nick Emmons...
  • 180 Women Accuse Massage Envy Therapists Of Sexual Assault

    Allegations of sexual assault from 180 women hit popular massage chain Massage Envy that has not taken these claims seriously. Buzzfeed News did an investigation and interviewed women who experienced this. Susan Ingram described her incident in 2015, when a masseur groped her in inappropriate areas in a West...