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Woman Sues Bikram Yoga Guru for Alleged Sexual Assault, Battery

Yoga guru Bikram Choudhury is being sued by a woman who alleges he pushed her into having sex with him when she was 18 years old and learning to be a teacher of his craft in 2012-14.

Former Aide to Coliseum Executive Alleges Sexual Harassment in Workplace

A former executive assistant to the general manager of the Los Angeles Coliseum is suing USC and one of its executives, alleging she was subjected to sexual harassment in the workplace and forced to do the jobs of other people without appropriate compensation.

US Labor Secretary Acosta Resigns Over Epstein Affair

US Labor Secretary Alex Acosta resigned Friday, amid a backlash over a secret plea deal he negotiated a decade ago with Jeffrey Epstein, the financier accused of sexually abusing young girls.

Defense Waiting to Hear if New Charges to be Filed Against USC Gynecologist

A defense attorney said Friday he is waiting to hear if Los Angeles County prosecutors will file additional charges against former USC campus gynecologist George Tyndall, who is charged with sexually assaulting 16 patients.

Avenatti, Prosecutors Clash Over Evidence

A federal judge in Santa Ana Monday scheduled a hearing for next month to iron out issues related to exchanging evidence in the criminal case against embattled attorney Michael Avenatti.

Sentencing Scheduled for DUI Driver in Beverly Hills Crash that Killed Two

Sentencing is scheduled for Taisha Warie Welch, who pleaded no contest to two counts of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated for a single-vehicle crash in Beverly Hills that killed two of her passengers and injured three others for a crash on S. Santa Monica Boulevard near the Wilshire Boulevard intersection shortly before 1:30 a.m. April 27, 2018.

Calls Mount for Resignation of Trump Labor Secretary, Alexander Acosta, In Wake of Epstein Arrest

Democratic Party leaders called on Tuesday for the resignation of President Donald Trump's secretary of labor over a secret plea deal he made a decade ago with a wealthy hedge fund manager accused of sexually abusing young girls.

Sexual Assault Case Against Kevin Spacey Losing Ground

Kevin Spacey may avoid trial for sexual assault, as the case against him suffered a serious blow Monday when his accuser declined to testify due to fear of self-incrimination.

Federal Judge Denies Duncan Hunter’s Motions To Dismiss Indictment

A federal judge Monday denied Rep. Duncan Hunter's requests to dismiss a 60-count indictment that accuses the congressman of misusing $250,000 in campaign funds and to have prosecutors on the case recused due to alleged political bias.

Avenatti, Prosecutors Clash Over Evidence

A federal judge in Santa Ana Monday scheduled a hearing for next month to iron out issues related to exchanging evidence in the criminal case against embattled attorney Michael Avenatti.

Sentencing Scheduled for DUI Driver in Beverly Hills Crash that Killed Two

Sentencing is scheduled for Taisha Warie Welch, who pleaded no contest to two counts of gross vehicular manslaughter while intoxicated for a single-vehicle crash in Beverly Hills that killed two of her passengers and injured three others for a crash on S. Santa Monica Boulevard near the Wilshire Boulevard intersection shortly before 1:30 a.m. April 27, 2018.

Attorney Says Officer in Costco Shooting Was Knocked Unconscious

Authorities continued Tuesday to try to figure out what occurred in a Costco store in Corona to prompt an off-duty LAPD officer holding his 18-month-old son to open fire on an unarmed intellectually disabled man, killing him and critically wounding his parents.

Harvey Weinstein Loses Another Attorney

The main lawyer for Harvey Weinstein has asked a judge to be removed from the case, leaving the disgraced movie mogul without counsel as his sexual assault trial approaches in September.

Ellen DeGeneres Discusses Sexual Abuse Inflicted by her Stepfather

Ellen DeGeneres is publicly discussing the sexual abuse she suffered at the hands of her her stepfather, with the hope that she'll empower teen victims to speak out.

Mueller Quits, Denies Probe Cleared Trump, Hands Baton to Congress

Robert Mueller said Wednesday his two-year Russia investigation had not exonerated Donald Trump, but that he lacked the power to charge a sitting president -- passing the baton to Congress where a growing chorus is clamoring for impeachment.

Dodgers to Reactivate Domestic Battery Suspect Julio Urias

Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias is expected to be reactivated Tuesday, eight days after he was arrested on suspicion of domestic battery.
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