Teacher at Chennai’s Top School Arrested for Sexual Misconduct During Online Classes

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A teacher at one of the top schools in Chennai, who was accused of sexual harassment and inappropriate behaviour during virtual classroom sessions, was arrested on Tuesday. The teacher, now suspended, faces charges under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, NDTV reported. The incident came to light after students of the Seshadri … Read more

New York lawmakers look to ban cops who resign, are fired for misconduct, from being rehired elsewhere

New York lawmakers look to ban cops who resign, are fired for misconduct, from being rehired elsewhere

Lawmakers in New York introduced joint legislation Saturday that would ban police officers who are forced to resign or are fired over disciplinary issues from being rehired in another jurisdiction in the state. “Accountability is a must,” state Sen. Brian Benjamin, a Democrat who is proposing the bill, told CBS News. Police officers must be held … Read more

Ilhan Omar to reintroduce bill creating new federal board to independently investigate police misconduct

Ilhan Omar to reintroduce bill creating new federal board to independently investigate police misconduct

Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., plans to reintroduce a bill next week that would create a federal agency to independently investigate police killings and in-custody deaths. The eight-member board would be appointed by the president to carry out investigations into police use of force and issue findings and determinations of responsibility. Under Omar’s bill, if police departments don’t follow through on … Read more

House Ethics Committee investigating Matt Gaetz, Tom Reed misconduct allegations

House Ethics Committee investigating Matt Gaetz, Tom Reed misconduct allegations

The House Committee on Ethics announced two separate probes into Reps. Matt Gaetz and Tom Reed Friday over allegations of sexual misconduct Friday. The allegations against Gaetz, R-Fla., include campaign finance violations as well as claims of taking bribes and using drugs, according to the committee statement. “Once again, the office will reiterate, these allegations … Read more

Madison Cawthorn facing renewed sexual misconduct allegations from college

Madison Cawthorn facing renewed sexual misconduct allegations from college

North Carolina Rep. Madison Cawthorn, a young rising star in the GOP, is facing renewed sexual misconduct allegations from women who say he put them in uncomfortable situations while in college, allegations which his office denies.  Such allegations were made last year, during the campaign, but a handful of women recently spoke out about Cawthorn, who at … Read more

#MeToo: Ramani’s Allegations of Sexual Misconduct False and Fabricated, Akbar Tells Delhi Court

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Former union minister M J Akbar appeared before a Delhi court on Saturday and reiterated that the allegations of sexual misconduct made by senior journalist Priya Ramani against him were ‘fabricated and false’. Akbar made the submission before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Ravindra Kumar through senior advocate Geeta Luthra during the final hearing in a … Read more

#MeToo: Priya Ramani Failed to Prove Charges of Sexual Misconduct Against Me, MJ Akbar Tells Court

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Former Union minister MJ Akbar on Tuesday told a Delhi court that journalist Priya Ramani failed to prove her charges of alleged sexual misconduct by him 20 years ago. Akbar made the submission before Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Ravindra Kumar through senior advocate Geeta Luthra during the final hearing in a criminal complaint filed by … Read more

Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Deepak Hooda’s “Misconduct” Will Be Reported To BCCI, IPL, Says Baroda CEO | Cricket News

Baroda batsman Deepak Hooda’s decision to leave the team hotel hours before the start of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy and inform the media about his issues with skipper Krunal Pandya has left him in hot waters. Baroda Cricket Association CEO Shishir Hattangadi has questioned the batsman’s sportsmanship and said that the BCCI … Read more

Ghislaine Maxwell Repeatedly Denies Witnessing Underage Sex, Other Misconduct In Epstein Deposition

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NEW YORK: Ghislaine Maxwell forcefully rejected suggestions she had seen the late financier Jeffrey Epstein have sex with underage girls or helped him arrange illicit sexual encounters, in a 2016 deposition made public on Thursday. The British socialite at times appeared insistent and frequently evasive as she responded under oath over 9-1/2 hours to questions … Read more

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