Sex Assault

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SMU Taking Steps To Once Again Be Title IX Compliant

Southern Methodist University is taking steps to return federal compliance after being found in violation of sex assault and anti-harassment guidelines. SMU is vowing to return to compliance by Thursday night.

CBS 11–12/11/2014

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Feds Say SMU Violated Title IX Law

The U.S. Department of Education on Thursday announced that SMU violated Title IX. The law bars discrimination on the basis of sex in federally funded education programs.

12/11/2014

Person of interest in Dallas, Texas sex assault case (Source: Dallas Police Dept.)

Dallas Police Seeking Person Of Interest In Sex Assault Case

The Dallas Police Department has released a sketch of a ‘person of interest’ in an October sex assault case.

11/17/2014

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Jerry Jones Assault Lawsuit Heads To Court

A judge is to weigh whether to allow a lawsuit to proceed against Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, accusing him of sexual assault.

09/26/2014

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Rape Suspect Arrested In Navarro County

Police in Navarro County have arrested one man suspected of committing at least two different sexual assaults, including one against an SMU student near campus.

09/18/2014

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Woman Found Nude & Beaten In Dallas Park

Authorities in Dallas are investigating the aggravated assault of a 52-year-old woman who was found nude and badly beaten at a park.

09/04/2014

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Lewisville Police Seek Sex Assault Suspect

Law enforcement officials in Lewisville are searching for a suspect after a woman reported that she kidnapped at gunpoint and sexually assaulted early Monday morning.

08/19/2014

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Dallas Teen Forced Into Truck & Raped

Police in Dallas are asking for help finding a suspect who is said to have sexually assaulted a 14-year-old girl on her way home from summer school on Monday morning.

06/24/2014

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Male SMU Student Reports Sexual Assault

A male student at SMU in Dallas on Sunday reported that he was sexually assaulted by another man. The alleged assault took place on Friday inside of a men’s locker room.

04/30/2014

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Man Arrested For UTA Sex Assaults

Authorities said that they have arrested a man suspected of sexually assaulting at least three women at the UTA campus, and there could be more victims out there.

04/08/2014

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Polygamist Leader Jeffs Hospitalized

The Texas Department of Criminal Justice said that polygamist sect leader Warren Jeffs was hospitalized for a condition that is not life threatening. He is in stable condition.

03/17/2014

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Dallas Police Investigating Sex Assault Of Deaf Teenager

Dallas Police are investigating a reported sexual assault in which a teenaged deaf girl is the alleged victim.

03/12/2014

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