Sex Crimes

Change The Law To Give Sexual Harassment Victims More Time To Prosecute, Experts Urge

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 21.10.2017 | UK

Leading employment lawyers and equality campaigners are calling for a legislative change to make it easier for victims of sexual harassment to take le...

No Donald Trump, 'Radical Islamic Terror' Did Not Cause A 13% Rise In UK Crime

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 20.10.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has stoked a wave of anger and mockery after appearing to suggest that “radical Islamic terror” was responsible for a 13 per cent ris...

Quentin Tarantino Admits He ‘Knew Enough’ About Harvey Weinstein

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.10.2017 | UK Entertainment

Quentin Tarantino has spoken out about the allegations of sexual harassment and abuse that have been levelled against Harvey Weinstein, admitting that...

6 Ways Men Can Be An Ally To Women In The Battle Against Sexual Harassment

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 19.10.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Following the extensive accusations against Harvey-Weinstein, and the rapid growth of the #MeToo movement, it feels like society could finally be abou...

Woody Allen Clarifies Harvey Weinstein Comments Following Backlash

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 18.10.2017 | UK Entertainment

Woody Allen has backtracked over comments he made about the sexual abuse accusations levelled against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein. Over the weekend, ...

Women Are Saying #MeToo To Break Decades Of Silence On Sexual Assault Experiences

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK

Warning: This article contains details of sexual assault which some people may find distressing. Women around the world are sharing their experiences ...

Hillary Clinton Compares Donald Trump To Harvey Weinstein In BBC Interview

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 15.10.2017 | UK Politics

#marr with @HillaryClinton on Harvey Weinstein, Trump and Bill Clinton's accusers. See the whole interview on BBC1, Sunday at 9am. pic.twitter.com/Lz8...

The Tense Moment Louis Theroux Confronts A Convicted Pimp

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 16.10.2017 | UK

Houston, the fourth largest city in the US, is widely considered to be the number one hub for human trafficking in North America. The US Department of...

Jason Momoa Apologises After Making ‘Unacceptable’ ‘Game Of Thrones’ Rape Comment

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 13.10.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Game Of Thrones’ star Jason Momoa has apologised after a clip of him surfaced joking about ‘raping beautiful women’ on the HBO show. The comm...

Tory MP Maria Miller Reveals She Experienced Sexual Harassment On 'Numerous Occasions'

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 12.10.2017 | UK Politics

.@MariaMillerUK says sexual harassment in schools is not "child's play” and urges headteachers to take a “very hard look” #ThatsHarassment pic.t...

Oscars Bosses To Hold Emergency Meeting Over Weinstein Sexual Abuse Accusations

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 18.10.2017 | UK Entertainment

The academy behind the Oscars is to hold emergency meetings about Harvey Weinstein’s future role with them, following the sexual abuse accusations t...

Rose McGowan’s ‘Twitter Suspended’ Amid Harvey Weinstein Allegations

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 18.10.2017 | UK Entertainment

Actress Rose McGowan claims her Twitter account has been suspended, just days after she was linked to the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault scandal. The...

Syrian Child Bride Documents Her Life As A New Mother

The Huffington Post | Dawn Kelly | Posted 11.10.2017 | UK

Education in emergencies continues to be neglected globally, despite world leaders pledging there would be ‘No Lost Generation’ of children as a r...

Weinstein Could Be Stripped Of British Honour, No.10 Says

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 11.10.2017 | UK Politics

Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein could be stripped of his British honour following the allegations of sexual assault and harassment against him, Downing S...

British Man Accused Of Touching Man In Dubai Bar Jailed For Drinking Alcohol

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.10.2017 | UK

A British man facing a three-year jail sentence in Dubai for putting his hand on a man in a bar so he did not “bump and spill drinks” has been sen...

Harvey Weinstein’s British Wife Announces She’s Leaving Disgraced Movie Boss

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 18.10.2017 | UK Entertainment

Harvey Weinstein’s British wife has announced she is leaving the disgraced movie mogul amid his sexual harassment scandal. Georgina Chapman, who is ...

Harvey Weinstein Should Be Stripped Of His CBE, Labour MP Says

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 09.10.2017 | UK

Harvey Weinstein should be stripped of his honorary CBE, Labour MP Jess Phillips demanded on Monday after the under-fire film producer was sacked from...

Child-On-Child Sex Abuse Reports Soar By 71%

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.10.2017 | UK

Reports of children sexually assaulting other youngsters have soared by 71% over the last four years, according to new figures, with thousands of alle...

Child Sex Abuse Claims Against Ex-PM Edward Heath Were 'Credible Enough To Justify Questioning Him'

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK

Former prime minister Sir Edward Heath would have had to answer allegations he raped and indecently assaulted an 11-year-old boy if he were still aliv...

Police To Reveal Findings Of Probe Into Whether Ex-Prime Minister Was Paedophile

The Huffington Post | Jack Sommers | Posted 05.10.2017 | UK

The police force investigating allegations that former prime minister Sir Edward Heath was a paedophile will publish its findings today. Wiltshire Pol...

Probation Companies Handed Cash Windfall Despite Explosion In Reoffending

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK Politics

Private firms who have presided over an explosion in violent reoffending have been handed millions of pounds of extra cash by the Government, HuffPost...

Government Must Do More To Tackle Sexual Harassment Of Girls, Demands Maria Miller

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK

Tory MP Maria Miller has demanded “greater urgency” from the government in tackling sexual harassment against girls after research on Thursday rev...

Rochdale Grooming Scandal Whistleblower Defends Sarah Champion And Slams Austerity

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 17.09.2017 | UK Politics

The hero whistleblower of the Rochdale abuse scandal has said Sarah Champion should not have lost her job over controversial race comments she made in...

Man Who Murdered Teen In Broad Daylight Sentenced To 31 Years For 'Chilling' Attack

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK

A man who killed 18-year-old Ellen Higginbottom in broad daylight has been sentenced to at least 31 years in prison for her “brutal” murder. Mark...

7 Ways You Might Be Abusing Your Partner, Without Even Realising It

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Domestic abuse affects approximately 2 million victims in the UK every single year - equivalent to 7.7% of the female and 4.4% of the male population....