| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:34 AM
Last month's hearings to determine whether three Naval Academy students should face charges in a sexual assault case generated significant controversy, both because of the manner in which the victim of the alleged assault was questioned and because of...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 6:38 PM
One of the Naval Academy midshipmen accused of sexually assaulting a classmate is seeking to join a lawsuit, filed by the alleged victim, that calls for the academy superintendent to be removed from the case.
Midshipman Joshua Tate is seeking...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:33 AM
The U.S. Navy has asked a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit that seeks removal of the Naval Academy superintendent from a high-profile sexual assault case.
The alleged sexual assault victim has agreed not to oppose the motion to dismiss, according to...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 2:00 AM
The Department of Veterans Affairs is approving claims for post-traumatic stress disorder stemming from military sexual assault or harassment at rates that are "significantly lower" than those for PTSD from combat and other causes, advocacy groups said...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 4:15 PM
The former aide at the Maryland School for the Deaf accused of groping seven female students denied the allegations on the witness stand in Howard County Circuit Court on Friday.
Clarence Taylor III, who is deaf, will have to wait until at least Tuesday...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 5:52 PM
Federal authorities have charged 14 more corrections officers with corruption at the Baltimore jail, adding new breadth to allegations that the Black Guerrilla Family essentially took over the downtown detention center.
The officers were among 19...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:46 PM
In 2010, When Annmarie Chiarini's ex-boyfriend posted 88 naked pictures of her on a website designed to shame, humiliate and destroy lives, she went straight to the police. Certain her ex committed a crime, she was shocked when the officers smirked...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 8:25 AM
When she was 10 years old, a woman alleges, the owner of Bill's Cafe near Dundalk would come upstairs to the apartment above the bar and sexually abuse her while her mother served customers downstairs. The year was 1979. The woman says the abuse continued...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 9:53 AM
A Frederick man has been charged in Howard County with multiple counts of child sex abuse over a seven-year period beginning in 1997, according to Howard County police.
Dean Lee Benner, 47, of the 5700 block of Brook Lane, faces 14 counts of sex offense...
| Sep 17, 2013
| 6:29 PM
An outspoken Naval Academy professor will return to the classroom Wednesday after the academy closed an investigation spurred by complaints from midshipmen.
Academy officials declined to provide details of the complaints against English professor Bruce...
| Sep 28, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Even before local and federal agents raided Jade Heart Health in Towson in March and charged its operators with prostitution and human trafficking, what went on at the massage parlor at 1404 E. Joppa Road was hardly a secret.
Men arrived day and night...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 11:54 AM
The U.S. Naval Academy is its own kind of "Suitcase College." Midshipmen on the walled off campus are always looking for a way to escape — not the boredom, but the unending pressure.
One of the ways they can escape is to the home of a "sponsor...