Texas OKs Excusing Assault Victims From Campus PunishmentA bill prohibiting colleges and universities from punishing students who are victims of, or who witness or report sexual assaults, has cleared the Texas Legislature — and now heads to Gov. Greg Abbott.
Survey: 15 Percent Of Women On UT Campus Report Being RapedA survey of University of Texas undergraduates reports that 15 percent of women reported being raped on the flagship Austin campus.
Texan Sentenced For Forcing Daughter Into ProstitutionAuthorities say the man took his daughter to truck stops to offer sex in exchange for money that he then took from her.
Texas H.S. Coaches 'Starting the Conversation' About Sexual AssaultTexas high school coaches are teaming up with the Dallas Cowboys, the Houston Texans and the Houston Rockets to start a high profile program to raise awareness about sexual assault.
Keller ISD Fires Employee Charged With Online Solicitation Of MinorA former Keller ISD employee was one of eight men arrested for Online Solicitation of a Minor in Rockwall.
‘Illuminate Irving’ Shines Light On Domestic Violence SurvivorsIn recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Irving Family Advocacy Center will host Illuminate Irving, a free event in honor of domestic violence survivors.
Texas Tech Students Protest Against 'Rape Culture' Some Texas Tech University students have demonstrated against what they say is a "rape culture" on campus by laying bed sheets spray-painted with "No means No" at three locations.
White House Campaign Focuses On College Campus Sexual AssaultsFriday the White House lunched the “It’s On Us” campaign, aimed at changing the statistic that one in five women will experience an assault while on campus at the country's colleges and universities.
Report Documents Nationwide Lack Of University Rape InvestigatingIt's a first of its kind study involving sexual assault cases at colleges and universities. The report found that more than 40-percent of schools have not conducted a single sexual assault investigation in the past five years.
Brewery Owner Addresses "Goes Down Easy" Blonde Beer SloganA Dallas brewery was trying to get the word out about one of its brews. So it came up with what was thought to be a catchy slogan. But the idea kind of backfired when the ad campaign came under fire online.
Critics Say Dallas Brewery Ad Campaign Promotes Rape CultureTo celebrate the one year anniversary of it's Dallas Blonde beer, Deep Ellum Brewery came up with the tagline "goes down easy."