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October 04, 2019 - 10:32 am
An accomplished former Stanford swimmer claims in an Instagram post that he was kicked off the university's team because he's gay, CBS San Francisco reports . Abrahm Devine says in a caption under a picture of himself that he's the only openly-gay swimmer on his level. During his time at Stanford,...
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September 23, 2019 - 7:39 am
You probably don't know the name Chanel Miller, but chances are you have heard of her court case and the name used to protect her identity: Emily Doe. She was sexually assaulted in 2015 by a Stanford University athlete named Brock Turner, who was found guilty of three felonies, including assault...
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September 12, 2019 - 1:14 pm
A California judge who was recalled last year for giving a Stanford University student a controversial sentence in a sexual assault case was briefly hired as a high school girls' tennis coach, CBS station KPIX-TV reports. A day after news spread about former Judge Aaron Persky's new job, he was...
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September 04, 2019 - 8:09 am
"Emily Doe," the anonymous sexual assault victim whose impact statement was read by millions before the #MeToo movement caught fire, will appear on "60 Minutes," putting her own voice, name and face to her powerful words. Chanel Miller tells her story for the first time in an interview with Bill...
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April 08, 2019 - 8:56 am
(KNX 1070) -- A student has been kicked out of Stanford in reaction to the nationwide college admissions scandal. The university says she's been expelled because she put fake information on her application claiming she had "sailing credentials" that might have qualified her as a student-athlete...
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March 14, 2019 - 7:15 am
A handful of schools were sued by two Stanford students after a nationwide college entrance and bribery scandal was uncovered this week. Two college students have filed a lawsuit against the University of Southern California, Yale University and other colleges where prosecutors say parents paid...
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February 13, 2019 - 7:03 am
STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — A college professor avoided talking directly about her accusation that Virginia's lieutenant governor sexually assaulted her, but she was not shy about publicly discussing her research and thoughts on the growing number of women reporting abuse. "One thing that I notice...
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August 08, 2018 - 5:16 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — An appeals court on Wednesday rejected a former Stanford University swimmer's bid for a new trial and upheld his sexual assault and attempted rape convictions. The three-judge panel of the 6th District Court of Appeal in San Jose ruled Wednesday that there was "substantial...
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July 25, 2018 - 2:45 pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. (CBS News) -- The attorney for Brock Turner employed a long-shot legal strategy Tuesday during an appeal in the former Stanford student's sexual assault case. He argued that Turner's conviction should be tossed out in part because Turner kept his clothes on, CBS San Francisco...
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July 24, 2018 - 12:59 pm
(KNX 1070) -- A hotter climate is having a shocking effect on society. One often overlooked symptom of mental health issues is the weather. A ground-breaking new study indicates there's a connection between extreme temperatures and suicide. Comparing data from thousands of U.S. counties and regions...
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