SEXUAL - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SEXUAL News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter of the week: What language do gay marriage opponents speak? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58294014-82/court-marriage-utah-gay.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58294014-82/court-marriage-utah-gay.html.csp">Letter of the week: What language do gay marriage opponents speak?</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-15T16:41:02.335-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 04:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Sexual complementariness”? “Child-centric”? These concepts form the basis of the arguments our lawyers intend to raise should the Supreme Court decide to review two lower court’s findings that Utah’s ban on same sex marriage is unconstitutional (“Utah’s gay marriage case is on the way to high court,” Tribune, Aug. 6). But what, gentlemen of the bar, do these phrases mean? I, like authors Burke, Tolman and Mackay (“Supreme Court must affirm right for all to marry,” Aug. 10), concluded that “se...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58294014@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 16:41:02 MDT BYU student to Cosmo magazine: Mormon school’s sex ban needs to go http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/58298406-226/byers-sex-byu-cosmo.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/58298406-226/byers-sex-byu-cosmo.html.csp">BYU student to Cosmo magazine: Mormon school’s sex ban needs to go</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T17:14:02.43-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 05:14PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Brigham Young University sophomore has taken to the pages of Cosmo to protest the school’s approach on premarital sex. In an article that appeared Wednesday on Cosmopolitan’s website, Keli Byers argues that BYU’s Honor Code codifies harmful beliefs that sexual women are ruined, and, with its rules about sexual behavior and modesty, effectively shames women. “The truth is, I’m not a virgin. I’m a sexual woman and a proud feminist, and I don’t feel bad about it. But it’s hard to admit that, beca...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58298406@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 17:14:02 MDT Air Force coaches told to help curb assaults http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297000-77/force-sexual-academy-assaults.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58297000-77/force-sexual-academy-assaults.html.csp">Air Force coaches told to help curb assaults</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAN ELLIOTT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Air Force Academy, Colo. • The superintendent of the U.S. Air Force Academy said Wednesday that she has told athletic coaches to take a bigger role in preventing sexual assaults, pulling them into the yearslong campaign at the school to stem abuse. Lt. Gen. Michelle Johnson, who took charge of the school a year ago, said coaches had not been fully involved in what she called the broader conversation about school standards. Johnson said she has spoken with them twice about her expectations and to...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582970002014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T22:49:13.639-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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In early July, a jury found MacNeill guilty of second-degree felony forcible sexual abuse, finding that he inappropriately touched his adult daughter. A different Utah County jury convicted MacNeill last year of murdering his wife by drugging her and drowning her in a bathtub at their Pleasant Grove home. On Monday, MacNeill’s attorney, Randall Spencer, filed a motion to dismiss the sexual...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58268125@www.sltrib.com Thu, 07 Aug 2014 16:01:53 MDT Rampell: Stop the campus rape numbers game http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58267609-82/schools-sexual-campus-survey.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58267609-82/schools-sexual-campus-survey.html.csp">Rampell: Stop the campus rape numbers game</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Catherine Rampell</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-07T13:33:00.987-06:00">Updated Aug 7, 2014 01:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">One in five? Yeah, right. Sounds way too high. That’s a common reaction to the oft-cited statistic about the share of women who experience an attempted or completed sexual assault during college. The number can’t possibly be right, the Doubting Thomases (or, less frequently, Doubting Thomasinas) argue. It’s based on a small sample of schools, after all, and must not be representative of the full melange of colleges out there. How about this, then? Let’s survey every campus and find out. So propo...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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Martinez says business listings for the massage parlor featured women in revealing clothing and a business license listed false phone numbers and addresses. An undercover officer went to the parlor in July and a worker offered to perform sexual acts for m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582671382014-08-06T16:43:27.227-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-06T16:43:27.227-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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In the new charges, prosecutors filed one additional count of rape and one charge of forcible sodomy against Brianne Land Altice, 35, after a 17-year-old told police that he had sexual intercourse and oral sex with the former teacher once between April and June of last year. Altice was orig...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58260262@www.sltrib.com Mon, 04 Aug 2014 21:18:23 MDT Air Force Academy investigating athletic programs http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58256204-77/cadets-johnson-misconduct-athletes.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58256204-77/cadets-johnson-misconduct-athletes.html.csp">Air Force Academy investigating athletic programs</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T18:13:30.763-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 06:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Colorado Springs, Colo. • The Air Force Academy said Sunday it has launched an investigation of its athletic department and is demanding more accountability from coaches after the Colorado Springs Gazette reported allegations of lax oversight and athlete misconduct. Lt. Gen. Michelle D. Johnson, the academy’s superintendent, released a statement acknowledging “troubling” behavior by some athletes and other cadets. She cited a 2011 party that eventually led to the court-martial and expulsions of ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58256204@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:13:30 MDT Carlson: Sexual assault bill shows bipartisan hope http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246297-82/schools-sexual-assault-percent.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58246297-82/schools-sexual-assault-percent.html.csp">Carlson: Sexual assault bill shows bipartisan hope</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Margaret Carlson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg View</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T10:33:24.366-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 10:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">WASHINGTON • Sen. Marco Rubio doesn’t have much time for Democrats. But he does have two daughters. And so it was that Wednesday morning, he found himself standing in solidarity with a bipartisan group of senators that included Democrats Kirsten Gillibrand and Claire McCaskill as they announced legislation to curb the scourge of sexual assault on U.S. campuses. The proposed Campus Safety and Accountability Act addresses the nonreporting, underreporting and noncompliance with the previously passe...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. 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In a lawsuit filed Wednesday in 2nd District Court, Shelley Drescher claims that she was denied promotion in retaliation for her complaints of harassment and a sexist culture in ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58233807@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 15:30:50 MDT Ohio State to form task force after band scandal http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227195-68/band-university-waters-columbus.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58227195-68/band-university-waters-columbus.html.csp">Ohio State to form task force after band scandal</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-26T11:32:25.151-06:00">Updated Jul 26, 2014 11:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Columbus, Ohio • Ohio State University says a task force will be formed to help bring changes after the firing of its celebrated marching band’s director amid allegations he ignored rampant sexual harassment. The university intends to name the task force members within days, the Columbus Dispatch reported Saturday (http://bit.ly/1AjaGfp ). They will study how to reverse a band culture of sexual harassment and objectionable traditions. The university dismissed director Jonathan Waters on Thursday...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58227195@www.sltrib.com Sat, 26 Jul 2014 11:32:25 MDT 2 Texas football players charged with sex assault http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220811-77/police-sanders-assault-meander.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58220811-77/police-sanders-assault-meander.html.csp">2 Texas football players charged with sex assault</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM VERTUNO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Sports Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-24T22:45:05.644-06:00">Updated Jul 24, 2014 10:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Austin, Texas • Two University of Texas football players were arrested and charged Thursday with felony sexual assault after a female student said she was raped in a campus dorm room last month. Wide receivers Kendall Sanders and Montrel Meander were in custody at the university police station. According to an arrest affidavit, Sanders and Meander texted each other during earlier interviews with police to “get their story straight” and Sanders also faces a charge of improper photography tied to ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582208112014-07-24T22:45:05.644-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-24T22:45:05.644-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58220811@www.sltrib.com Thu, 24 Jul 2014 22:45:05 MDT Jerry Sandusky’s son discusses alleged sexual abuse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58194269-68/sandusky-jerry-abuse-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58194269-68/sandusky-jerry-abuse-family.html.csp">Jerry Sandusky’s son discusses alleged sexual abuse</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T09:48:49.326-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 09:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Harrisburg, Pa. • An adopted son of convicted child molester Jerry Sandusky is providing details of the alleged sexual abuse he suffered at the hands of his father. Matt Sandusky, who was initially a foster child of the Sanduskys, tells Oprah Winfrey in a TV show airing Thursday night that his overnight visits with the family as a child were good “except for one part, bedtime.” At bedtime in the Sandusky’s home in State College, he said, Jerry Sandusky’s “ritual began.” “The overnight visits wer...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581942692014-07-17T09:48:49.326-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T09:48:49.326-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58194269@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:48:49 MDT Hearing set for former Utah bus driver accused of molesting students http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186252-78/carrell-bus-charged-abuse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186252-78/carrell-bus-charged-abuse.html.csp">Hearing set for former Utah bus driver accused of molesting students</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By pamELA manson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T20:48:56.713-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 08:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Jordan • A former Canyons School District bus driver — charged with sexually molesting two 5-year-old Sandy girls — is scheduled for a two-day preliminary hearing on both cases beginning July 30. John Martin Carrell allegedly molested both while they rode his bus to and from Altara Elementary School. Carrell, 61, was charged Monday in 3rd District Court with 10 counts of aggravated sexual abuse of a child and one count of attempted aggravated sexual abuse of a child, all first-degree felon...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58186252@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 20:48:56 MDT Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167955-68/sexual-assault-percent-colleges.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58167955-68/sexual-assault-percent-colleges.html.csp">Survey: Rapes not investigated at 2 in 5 colleges</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KIMBERLY HEFLING</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00">Updated Jul 12, 2014 07:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • A survey of colleges and universities finds a lack of coordination between many campuses and local law enforcement in handling sexual assaults, and that many schools have gone years without investigating such cases. About 40 percent of colleges and universities reported not having conducted a sexual assault investigation in the past five years, including 6 percent of the nation’s largest public institutions. More than 20 percent of large, private schools conducted fewer investigati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581679552014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-12T19:21:02.693-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58167955@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Jul 2014 19:21:02 MDT Martin MacNeill guilty of molesting his adult daughter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146124-78/macneill-somers-sexual-abuse.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58146124-78/macneill-somers-sexual-abuse.html.csp">Martin MacNeill guilty of molesting his adult daughter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By jessica miller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-03T21:56:48.266-06:00">Updated Jul 3, 2014 09:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • It took eight jurors less than 2½ hours Thursday evening to find Martin MacNeill guilty of inappropriately touching his adult daughter. The verdict came just before 7 p.m. after two days of testimony. MacNeill faces up to 15 years in prison when he is sentenced Aug. 25. On the second and last day of trial, MacNeill’s daughter Alexis Somers publicly proclaimed that she was the victim in the case — in which MacNeill was convicted of putting his hand down her pants in 2007. “He’s a sexual ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58146124@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Jul 2014 21:56:48 MDT 12 more colleges, universities investigated for sexual abuse http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144107-68/department-sexual-college-list.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58144107-68/department-sexual-college-list.html.csp">12 more colleges, universities investigated for sexual abuse</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JULIET LINDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T19:50:42.424-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 07:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Baltimore • The U.S. Department of Education has added 12 colleges and universities to its growing list of educational institutions being investigated for their handling of sexual abuse allegations. In May, the Department’s Office for Civil Rights made public the names of schools under investigation for possible violations of Title IX, which prohibits gender discrimination at institutions receiving federal funds. It pledged to update the log on a weekly basis. The most recent version of the list...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581441072014-07-02T19:50:42.424-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-02T19:50:42.424-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58144107@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 19:50:42 MDT