sexual assault
Oct 2017

NYPD: “If the guy’s name was Harvey Schmuck…”

“Let’s just pretend the shoe was on the other foot.”

It’s more than just words

Sep 2017

Still missing the point

“Since there are no national statistics on how many young men of any given race are the subject of campus-sexual-assault complaints, we are left with anecdotes…”

“Neuroscience research does not support [the] claim that high levels of stress hormones impair memory for traumatic experience.”

“the system established by the prior administration has failed too many students.”

“the letter and subsequent directives triggered the creation of a parallel justice system for sexual assault”

Aug 2017

Come back and face the music

Credibility boost

Breaking: Judge tosses lawsuit against Swift

Ed Morrissey Aug 11, 2017 8:02 PM

Vindication.

“I’m not going to allow you or your client to make me feel like this was my fault.”

“I’m very grateful for these tapes.”

Jul 2017

“Respect.”

Jun 2017

And the story only gets stranger from there

Long overdue due process

May 2017

“I wish I had changed the topic.”

Apr 2017

One for the ladies

Feb 2017

Justice is blind but there’s no need for it to be dumb

Jan 2017

“…a live deposition would impose emotional and psychological trauma”

Making a fair point the wrong way

“The clear aim was to prevent similar events to those of last year.”

Dec 2016

Justice delayed

“This sounds like a total horror — it’s the worst of all possible outcomes.”

Oct 2016

An incest rape sentence lasting 1.5 millennia

Jazz Shaw Oct 24, 2016 6:01 PM

Call us when you get out

A story which is probably true but doesn’t describe “assault”

“I wish we were in high school — I could take him behind the gym. That’s what I wish.”

Good for the gander, not so great for the goose

“We’re bringing out tactical nukes now, with thermo nukes later.”

“She wanted to marry him.”

Oh, the timing of this doesn’t look suspicious at all. Perish the thought

People are looking for more justice but opening a risky can of worms here

Sep 2016

The views of a “reasonable person” have no place in a kangaroo court, sir. You are out of order.

A timely decision or a path to faulty prosecutions? The future is cloudy

Aug 2016

Free as a really guilty bird

Jul 2016

“…there is a connection between the occurrence of the phenomenon and the strong levels of immigration in 2015.”

Jun 2016

An end to the kangaroo courts on campus?

May 2016

Breaking: Cosby to stand trial for sexual assault

Ed Morrissey May 24, 2016 1:56 PM

“She meets me backstage. I give her Quaaludes. We then have sex.”

Feb 2016
Jan 2016

Chaos

“I think you should just be prepared.”