Upskirting victim felt ‘incredibly violated’ after being filmed by former lawyer

Upskirting victim felt ‘incredibly violated’ after being filmed by former lawyer

A woman who was covertly filmed under her dress by a former government lawyer as she travelled on the tube felt “incredibly violated” by the experience, a British court heard.

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RCNI: Recording of sexual assaults should be a crime

RCNI: Recording of sexual assaults should be a crime

The recording and distribution of sexual assaults, including rape, needs to be made a criminal offence, according to Rape Crisis Network Ireland (RCNI).

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Opera star Placido Domingo denies sexually harassing colleagues

Opera star Placido Domingo denies sexually harassing colleagues

Eight singers and a dancer have claimed they were subject to inappropriate behaviour from the Spanish tenor and conductor.

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Call for accused anonymity in rape trials

Call for accused anonymity in rape trials

Defendants should remain anonymous in rape trials unless they are convicted, according to the Bar Council of Ireland, a view supported by the Rape Crisis Network of Ireland (RCNI).

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Cuba Gooding Jr surrenders while denying assault allegations

Cuba Gooding Jr surrenders while denying assault allegations

Mr Heller says the video shows there is no inappropriate conduct.

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13% of young people had sexual images of themselves shared online without consent - study

13% of young people had sexual images of themselves shared online without consent - study

That's according to a study on cyberbullying and sexting among young people.

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Department of Justice launches 'No Excuses' sexual harassment and violence awareness radio ad campaign

Department of Justice launches 'No Excuses' sexual harassment and violence awareness radio ad campaign

The Department of Justice has today launched three new radio ads as part of the ongoing No Excuses campaign to raise awareness of sexual harassment and sexual violence.

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Protesters urge trade union movement to tackle sexual harassment

Protesters urge trade union movement to tackle sexual harassment

Women in the Socialist Party demonstrated in Dublin against what they say is an epidemic of sexual harassment.

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30% rise in sex assault cases; DNA database assists in 870 cases

30% rise in sex assault cases; DNA database assists in 870 cases

The State’s forensic science laboratory is seeing a “continuous upward trend” of sexual assault cases, with a 30% rise so far this year.

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MeToo leader says level of harassment at universities is horrifying

MeToo leader says level of harassment at universities is horrifying

Celeste Kidd was visiting Dublin on Monday to give a talk on sexual harassment in academia.

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New €400,000 initiative to tackle sexual harassment at universities

New €400,000 initiative to tackle sexual harassment at universities

The initiative aims to create a ‘culture of change’ at campuses across the country.

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Dublin Rape Crisis Centre support proposal to make colleges obliged to provide consent classes

Dublin Rape Crisis Centre support proposal to make colleges obliged to provide consent classes

“It must be part of a broader understanding to colleges that such behaviour is not acceptable."

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Colleges must provide sexual consent classes, report suggests

Colleges must provide sexual consent classes, report suggests

The Government-commissioned report has also proposed that colleges should record and report incidents of sexual harassment, assault and rape on campuses - rather than leaving it to the gardai.

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Feminism works like a charm: Rose McGowan on supporting female filmmakers

Feminism works like a charm: Rose McGowan on supporting female filmmakers

Actor-turned-activist Rose McGowan talks to Prudence Wade about supporting female filmmakers and how she’s been represented in the media

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Conference to discuss issue of sexual violence and harassment at third level

Conference to discuss issue of sexual violence and harassment at third level

The 'It Stops Now' event will aim to put an end to the violence at universities and colleges.

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Rape case against director Luc Besson dropped

Rape case against director Luc Besson dropped

The Paris prosecutor’s office said the case was dropped after the investigation did not establish evidence of a rape.

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Lawyer enters not guilty plea for R Kelly in sex abuse case

Lawyer enters not guilty plea for R Kelly in sex abuse case

The singer’s next court date has been scheduled for March 22.

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Philip Green under investigation amid US groping allegation, police say

Philip Green under investigation amid US groping allegation, police say

A spokesman for Mr Green denied the allegation to the newspaper and said it was dismissed by the resort in Tuscon, Arizona, after an investigation.

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UCC to expand anti-harassment programme

UCC to expand anti-harassment programme

A culture of zero tolerance to verbal or physical sexual harrassment is to be encouraged at one of the country’s largest universities by the expansion of an intervention programme to all 22,000 students.

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Ted Baker damned by Methodist investors over hugging and ear kissing claims

Ted Baker damned by Methodist investors over hugging and ear kissing claims

Executives at Epworth, which takes a Christian approach to investment, wrote a letter to the retailer’s board.

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Female passenger sexually assaulted by woman on Tube train

Female passenger sexually assaulted by woman on Tube train

British Transport Police have issued CCTV footage of a woman who may have information to help their investigation.

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Geoffrey Rush ‘distraught’ over newspaper articles alleging misconduct

Geoffrey Rush ‘distraught’ over newspaper articles alleging misconduct

The actor is suing the publishers of Sydney’s Daily Telegraph and one of its journalists over reports published last year.

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Vintners and students call for greater effort to increase safety

Vintners and students call for greater effort to increase safety

Both vintners and a students union say more can be done to increase safety after the revelation that three students had been raped in Cork since the start of the academic year.

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US prosecutors reviewing second sexual assault case against Kevin Spacey

US prosecutors reviewing second sexual assault case against Kevin Spacey

The allegation was brought forward by police in LA on Tuesday.

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Sexual harassment in colleges - Something has to change

Sexual harassment in colleges - Something has to change

Different societies, naturally, deal with gender issues differently. A Tokyo medical school has apologised over tweaking entrance exam results to limit the number of female students.

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Majority of students experience sexual harassment

Majority of students experience sexual harassment

Most students experience sexual harassment while at college, according to a nationwide survey.

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Counsellor blames #MeToo movement for making men worried about showing physical affection

Counsellor blames #MeToo movement for making men worried about showing physical affection

The #MeToo movement is being blamed for making men worried about physical contact with women.

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Dukes Of Hazzard star admits inappropriate touching charges

Dukes Of Hazzard star admits inappropriate touching charges

Tom Wopat, who played Luke Duke in the popular 1980s show, was given a year’s probation.

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Action hero Terry Crews gives evidence to US Senate committee on sexual assault

Action hero Terry Crews gives evidence to US Senate committee on sexual assault

The actor said he was given the choice of dropping a sexual assault claim against a Hollywood agent or appearing in the next Expendables film.

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Gwyneth Paltrow: Brad Pitt threatened Harvey Weinstein

Gwyneth Paltrow: Brad Pitt threatened Harvey Weinstein

The actress claimed she was 22 when the producer placed his hands on her at a hotel and suggested they go to a bedroom for massages.

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Luc Besson being investigated by French authorities over rape allegation

Luc Besson being investigated by French authorities over rape allegation

The director of The Fifth Element denies any wrongdoing.

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Michigan State University reaches $500m settlement with Larry Nassar victims

Michigan State University reaches $500m settlement with Larry Nassar victims

Michigan State University has announced a $500m settlement with more than 300 women and girls who said they were assaulted by sports doctor Larry Nassar in the worst sex abuse case in sports history.

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British film industry ‘can be worse than Hollywood for female filmmakers’

British film industry ‘can be worse than Hollywood for female filmmakers’

The results of the study have been unveiled at the Cannes Film Festival, where gender inequality is a top topic this year.

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Roman Polanski calls #MeToo movement 'collective hysteria'

Roman Polanski calls #MeToo movement 'collective hysteria'

Oscar-winning film maker Roman Polanski has said the #MeToo movement, which sheds light on sexual misconduct of powerful men in Hollywood, is "collective hysteria" and "total hypocrisy".

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Former City of London worker jailed over porn site harassment of intern

Former City of London worker jailed over porn site harassment of intern

A “spurned” former City worker who posted pictures of a female intern on pornographic websites has been jailed for 16 weeks.

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Restorative justice after sexual violence

Restorative justice after sexual violence

The time has surely come to put innovative justice — as well as major improvements in conventional justice — on to the social and political agenda, says Dr Marie Keenan

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Spielberg: Time’s Up is more important than any of us can ever realise

Spielberg: Time’s Up is more important than any of us can ever realise

Hundreds of prominent Hollywood women launched the initiative in January.

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'I wish I’d done it differently': Hillary Clinton regrets not sacking adviser accused of sexual harassment

'I wish I’d done it differently': Hillary Clinton regrets not sacking adviser accused of sexual harassment

Hillary Clinton has said she should not have let a senior campaign adviser keep his job after a female employee accused him of sexual harassment in 2007.

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Weinstein lawyer calls Rose McGowan rape claims ‘a bold lie’

Weinstein lawyer calls Rose McGowan rape claims ‘a bold lie’

The actress has detailed her allegations in a memoir called Brave.

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Latest: Former basketball coach who sexually abused 10 boys launches appeal against his prison sentence

Latest: Former basketball coach who sexually abused 10 boys launches appeal against his prison sentence

Latest: A former basketball coach, who sexually abused boys in the 1980s, has launched an appeal against his prison sentence.

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Third of British theatre workers say they have been sexually harassed at work – poll

Third of British theatre workers say they have been sexually harassed at work – poll

The report comes after allegations of harassment and abuse within the wider entertainment industry.

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Greer: Actresses who agreed to sex with Harvey Weinstein should stop ‘whingeing’

Greer: Actresses who agreed to sex with Harvey Weinstein should stop ‘whingeing’

Germaine Greer has criticised the Me Too movement, claiming women who “spread (their) legs” for Harvey Weinstein in exchange for film roles should stop “whingeing”.

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Saoirse Ronan and Caitriona Balfe donating Golden Globes dresses to Time’s Up auction

Saoirse Ronan and Caitriona Balfe donating Golden Globes dresses to Time’s Up auction

Irish actresses Saoirse Ronan and Caitriona Balfe are donating the dresses they wore at this year’s Golden Globes to a charity auction to benefit the Time’s Up Legal Defence Fund.

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Wahlberg to donate All The Money In The World reshoot pay to Time’s Up campaign

Wahlberg to donate All The Money In The World reshoot pay to Time’s Up campaign

The actor announced on Saturday he would donate the money in the name of co-star Michelle Williams.

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Steven Seagal investigated over sexual assault claim, Los Angeles police say

Steven Seagal investigated over sexual assault claim, Los Angeles police say

The Los Angeles Police Department said it is investigating an allegation of sexual assault said to have taken place in 2005.

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Silvio Berlusconi backs Catherine Deneuve in male courtship dispute

Silvio Berlusconi backs Catherine Deneuve in male courtship dispute

Former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi has praised Catherine Deneuve for warning against a courtship backlash following the swell of sexual misconduct allegations against prominent men.

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Catherine Deneuve letter defending men's right to 'hit on women' angers feminists

Catherine Deneuve letter defending men's right to 'hit on women' angers feminists

French feminists have denounced an open letter signed by film star Catherine Deneuve that said men are being unfairly targeted by sexual misconduct allegations and should be free to hit on women.

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Prosecutors 'will not charge Roman Polanski after molestation report'

Prosecutors 'will not charge Roman Polanski after molestation report'

Los Angeles prosecutors will not bring criminal charges against Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski after a woman said he molested her in 1975 - when she was 10 years old - because the allegations are too old.

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Suspended sentence for former executive who filmed up women's skirts

Suspended sentence for former executive who filmed up women's skirts

A former executive at an international entertainment company has been spared jail after he admitted filming up women's skirts using a hidden camera.

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'Sex assault' claim filed against former Donald Trump aide Corey Lewandowski

'Sex assault' claim filed against former Donald Trump aide Corey Lewandowski

A singer and potential congressional candidate says she has filed a sexual assault complaint against President Donald Trump's former campaign manager for hitting her twice on her buttocks during a Washington gathering in November.

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MP’s aide cleared of raping woman in Westminster office

MP’s aide cleared of raping woman in Westminster office

A Conservative MP’s chief of staff wiped tears from his eyes as he was acquitted of raping a young parliamentary worker in his boss’s Westminster office.

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Inquest opens into death of Max Clifford after jail collapse

Inquest opens into death of Max Clifford after jail collapse

An inquest has opened into the death of disgraced former celebrity publicist Max Clifford.

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Minnie Driver rebukes Matt Damon over sexual misconduct comments

Minnie Driver rebukes Matt Damon over sexual misconduct comments

The Good Will Hunting actor said not all the men accused should be painted with the same brush.

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Major Hollywood players start commission for sexual misconduct

Major Hollywood players start commission for sexual misconduct

Hollywood executives and other major players in entertainment have established a commission to be chaired by Anita Hill that intends to combat sexual misconduct and inequality across the industry.

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Playwright 'suffered years of guilt and thought Hoffman incident was her fault'

Playwright 'suffered years of guilt and thought Hoffman incident was her fault'

A playwright who has made allegations against Dustin Hoffman says she spent years in guilty silence and took pains not to dress suggestively in professional contexts as she assumed the incident was her fault.

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Dustin Hoffman accused of new incidents of sexual misconduct

Dustin Hoffman accused of new incidents of sexual misconduct

The allegations have been published by Variety.

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Donald Trump hits back at accusers after sexual harassment allegations resurface

Donald Trump hits back at accusers after sexual harassment allegations resurface

US President Donald Trump has said he is the target of "false accusations and fabricated stories of women who I don’t know and/or have never met".

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Women who accuse Trump of misconduct ‘should be heard’, says Haley

Women who accuse Trump of misconduct ‘should be heard’, says Haley

Nikki Haley, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, said on Sunday that any woman who has felt violated or mistreated by a man has every right to speak up, even if she is accusing President Donald Trump.

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Laura Dern: Knowing you’re not alone can change the world

Laura Dern: Knowing you’re not alone can change the world

The Star Wars actress praised those who have come forward to say they have been assaulted.

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Oscars organisation adopts code of conduct after Weinstein expulsion

Oscars organisation adopts code of conduct after Weinstein expulsion

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has announced it has adopted its first code of conduct for its 8,427 members.

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