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#metoo

  1. the law
    All Your Questions About Bill Cosby’s Overturned Verdict, AnsweredThe US Supreme Court has declined to review Cosby’s case, upholding the decision to overturn his conviction.
  2. sundance 2022
    Sundance’s Cautious Reclaiming of Sexual Pleasure Alongside Stories of TraumaThe 2022 festival felt caught somewhere between keeping its focus on sexual exploitation and finding a way to advance the #MeToo conversation.
  3. the law
    Chris Brown Accused of Rape Once Again in $20 Million LawsuitThe singer alluded to the “pattern” of rape and abuse allegations against him on Instagram.
  4. #metoo
    W. Kamau Bell Wants to Keep the Cosby Conversation GoingHis new docuseries enlists scholars and survivors to grapple with the man who “worked as hard at his predation as he worked at his career.”
  5. broadway
    James Snyder Fired From Harry Potter and the Cursed ChildProduction has not commented on the nature of the allegation, but Snyder was fired after a monthslong investigation.
  6. the law
    Harvey Weinstein’s Lawyer Claims He Was in a ‘Stranglehold’ During Trial“The jury was overwhelmed by such prejudicial, bad evidence.”
  7. me too
    Alanis Morissette Speaks on Experiencing Statutory Rape in New Doc“Now I’m like, ‘Oh yeah, they’re all pedophiles. It’s all statutory rape.’”
  8. controversy
    The Time’s Up Celebrity Advisory Board Has Been DissolvedSeveral A-list actresses participated, including Jessica Chastain, Reese Witherspoon, and Natalie Portman.
  9. sex crimes
    Ron Jeremy Indicted in Los Angeles on More Than 30 Counts of Sexual AssaultThe cases involve 21 victims, over more than two decades.
  10. #metoo
    Horatio Sanz Accused of Sexual Assault in LawsuitThe SNL alum’s lawyer called the allegations “categorically false.”
  11. rip
    Sunni Welles, TV Actress and Bill Cosby Accuser, Dead at 72Welles was one of some 60 actresses and performers who came forward with sexual-assault claims against the disgraced figure.
  12. #metoo
    Blizzard Entertainment President Steps Down Amid Company Harassment LawsuitJ. Allen Brack was one of the executives named in California’s lawsuit as being aware of misconduct and not effectively intervening.
  13. #metoo
    Chinese Canadian Pop Star Kris Wu Detained on Suspicion of RapeAccusations of sexual misconduct from more than 24 of Wu’s alleged victims have sparked a major Me Too moment in the Chinese entertainment industry.
  14. lawsuits
    Esmé Bianco Sues Marilyn Manson for Sexual Assault and BatteryHis lawyers called the allegations a conspiracy “to monetize and exploit the Me Too movement.”
  15. solidarity forever
    Activision Blizzard Workers Staged a Walkout After Sexual-Harassment LawsuitAfter years of harassment were alleged in a lawsuit, workers came together.
  16. #metoo
    Activision Blizzard Sued by California Over Toxic Workplace ConditionsThe reckoning at the gaming-industry giant has been a long time coming.
  17. the law
    Harvey Weinstein Pleads Not Guilty to 11 Counts of Rape and Sexual AssaultThe allegations from five women go back over ten years.
  18. the huxtables
    Oh, Phylicia Rashad Wants Us to Forget She Celebrated Bill Cosby’s ReleaseShe initially cheered that “a terrible wrong is being righted,” and has since sent an apology letter to Howard University students and parents.
  19. lawsuits
    James Franco Agrees to Pay $2.2 Million in Sexual-Misconduct Lawsuit SettlementThe actor had been sued for fraud and sexual misconduct by a group of former acting students.
  20. #metoo
    Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan to Play Reporters Who Broke the Weinstein StoryShe Said is set to start production this summer.
  21. sexual assault awareness
    Charlyne Yi Responds to Seth Rogen’s James Franco StatementShe also suggests names of seven actresses for Rogen to apologize to.
  22. #metoo
    Noel Clarke Accused of Sexually Harassing Women on Doctor Who SetMultiple women allege harassment and inappropriate touching.
  23. #metoo
    Doctor Who Star Noel Clarke Accused of Serial Sexual PredationLondon police confirm they received a third-party complaint in April, but have not opened an investigation.
  24. movie review
    Slalom Is a Portrait of Abuse That Denies Easy AnswersA lovely, disturbing film set in the world of competitive skiing, from French director Charlène Favier.
  25. crime
    French Actor Gérard Depardieu Charged in 2018 RapeDepardieu, 72, is accused of sexually assaulting a then-22-year-old actress at his home in Paris.
  26. lawsuits
    James Franco Sexual Misconduct Lawsuit Reaches a Settlement DealFranco was accused of coercion into sexual acts in his position as an acting teacher.
  27. #metoo
    Chris D’Elia Says ‘Sex Controlled My Life’ in New Video Following AllegationsThe comedian repeated his previous assertion that all of his relationships have been “consensual and legal.”
  28. crime
    Evan Rachel Wood Says Ex Marilyn Manson ‘Horrifically Abused’ HerIn an Instagram post, the singer called the allegations made by Wood and his other accusers “horrible distortions of reality.”
  29. the industry
    Marilyn Manson Dropped From Label After New Abuse AllegationsThe singer’s forthcoming appearances on American Gods and Creepshow have also been axed.
  30. house of sharts
    Third Time’s the Harm for Kevin Spacey’s Annual Christmas Eve VideoKevin Spacey releasing an “It Gets Better” video in 2020 sounds like a joke from Difficult People but lord, it’s real.
  31. lawsuits
    Russell Simmons Evades Rape Lawsuit Due to Statute of LimitationsA Los Angeles judge has ruled in favor of the music producer, who was accused of rape and infliction of emotional distress.
  32. lawsuits
    Bryan Callen Is Suing the Husband of His Rape AccuserThe comedian is fighting back against attempts to have him “blacklisted, destitute, never to work again.”
  33. this is paris
    Paris Hilton Describes Her Utah Boarding-School Experience As ‘Living in Hell’She opens up about the 11 months she spent at Provo Canyon School in the doc This Is Paris, debuting on September 14 on YouTube.
  34. #metoo
    Chris D’Elia Accused of Exposing Himself to Two More WomenThe women allege that the comedian exposed himself to them without their consent.
  35. the law
    R. Kelly Attacked by Fellow Inmate in Chicago PrisonHis lawyer confirmed that he did not sustain any injuries.
  36. #metoo
    Katy Perry on Unwanted-Touching Allegations: ‘I Don’t Want to Add to the Noise’“There’s no checks and balances: A headline just flies, right?”
  37. #metoo
    4 Women Accuse Comedian Bryan Callen of Sexual Assault and MisconductCallen denied all of the allegations in a new Instagram post.
  38. #metoo
    Penn Badgley ‘Very Troubled’ by Allegations Against Chris D’Elia“If there’s anything we need to do in this age, it’s to believe women.”
  39. #metoo
    Cole Sprouse and Lili Reinhart Deny Twitter Sexual Assault Allegations“This seems to be the latest claim in a series of incidents seeking to baselessly cancel my cast mates and me.”
  40. #metoo
    Justin Bieber Denies Sexual Assault Allegation, Replies With Hotel Receipts“This story is factually impossible,” the singer tweeted, alongside screenshots of hotel and Airbnb receipts.
  41. #metoo
    Workaholics Episode Featuring Chris D’Elia As a Predator Pulled Off Hulu, PrimeComedy Central removed the episode, “To Friend a Predator,” from its platforms.
  42. #metoo
    Whitney Cummings Condemns Chris D’Elia’s ‘Pattern of Predatory Behavior’The duo starred on Whitney together.
  43. #metoo
    Justin Bieber Accused of Sexual Assault by Two WomenThe alleged assaults occurred in 2014 and 2015.
  44. #metoo
    Chris D’Elia Accused of Soliciting Nude Photos From Underage GirlsD’Elia has denied the multiple allegations against him.
  45. chat room
    On the Record Directors Discuss Allegations, Oprah and What Me Too Didn’t ChangeKirby Dick and Amy Ziering talk Russell Simmons and their unexpected split with their powerful producer: “We had no idea how this would turn out.”
  46. lawsuits
    Disney, CBS, and Criminal Minds Execs Sued for Sexual Harassment on SetCalifornia authorities filed a sexual harassment and discrimination suit regarding the show’s longtime director of photography.
  47. #metoo
    The Emotional Scene Outside the Weinstein Courthouse“This is what justice looks like.”
  48. well well well
    Hachette Book Group Cancels Woody Allen’s Memoir“The decision to cancel Mr. Allen’s book was a difficult one.”
  49. explainers
    All Hell Has Broken Loose Within the GrammysAs of March 2, Deborah Dugan’s position as CEO of the Recording Academy has officially been terminated.
  50. the law
    Harvey Weinstein Trial Juror Discusses Sentencing With Gayle KingJuror No. 9 goes by “Drew.”
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