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  • K-12 Schools Behind Colleges in Handling Sexual Assault Claims
    K-12 Schools Behind Colleges in Handling Sexual Assault Claims

    By: Allan M. Siegel The #MeToo era has been shaped by years of important legal victories, advocacy, and increasing awareness – from the spotlight which shone upon Clinton v. Jones (a case handled by ...

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  • DC Lawmakers Sign Sexual Abuse Amendment Act, Expand Statute of Limitations
    DC Lawmakers Sign Sexual Abuse Amendment Act, Expand Statute of Limitations

    On Wednesday, January 23, 2019, District of Columbia lawmakers signed a proposed bill into law to limit restrictions on prosecuting sexual abuse offenders, and enable more survivors to come forward ...

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  • Unprovoked Attacks in DC Provide Reminder of Need to Ensure Your Safety, Understand Your Rights
    Unprovoked Attacks in DC Provide Reminder of Need to Ensure Your Safety, Understand Your Rights

    By Dan Hausman A major stabbing occurred on 14 th and U Street around noon on Saturday, the 5th. This stabbing occurred a few blocks from the deadly unprovoked stabbing of a runner in Logan Circle ...

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  • Former D.C. Archbishop Resigns Amid New Allegation of Sexual Abuse
    Former D.C. Archbishop Resigns Amid New Allegation of Sexual Abuse

    By: CSCS Former Washington, D.C. Roman Catholic archbishop, Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, is now facing a new allegation of sexual abuse. The Vatican had already suspended McCarrick last month, after ...

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  • Uber & Lyft End Mandatory Arbitration for Sexual Assault Claims
    Uber & Lyft End Mandatory Arbitration for Sexual Assault Claims

    By: Allan M. Siegel Uber and Lyft have become immensely successful rideshare services, providing customers with convenient access to local drivers nearby. Unfortunately, the nature of these services ...

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  • California Jury Finds the Dodgers Liable in the Beating of Brian Stow
    California Jury Finds the Dodgers Liable in the Beating of Brian Stow

    By: CSCS March 31, 2011, was the opening day for baseball season in Los Angeles. Bryan Stow, a San Francisco Giants fan, attended a game at the L.A. Dodger's stadium. As he was walking through the ...

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