The NYPD failed to update its crime-tracking system—and underreported rape by 38 percent.
Plus: FOSTA challenge gets boost from state prosecutors, the trouble with "democracy dollars," and more...
Nonetheless, a judge will let a sex trafficking complaint against Weinstein proceed.
Authorities wouldn't say whether the charges related to Donna Dalton, who was shot to death by Mitchell last August.
"I support Dr. Tyson... We have to support survivors first so their claims can be fully investigated."
And threatens legal action against "those attempting to spread" the story
Progressives who oppose them are betraying their own principles
My co-authored amicus brief urges the Supreme Court to review the issue of whether Arizona can deny bail to accused sex offenders where "proof" of sexual assault "is evident or the presumption great."
Activists assert that we must believe all alleged victims-even those who lost our trust.
Officer First Class Ryan Macklin has since been arrested and suspended without pay.
Surveillance footage disproves her allegations-and reminds everyone not to automatically believe victims.
Plus: libertarian accounts purged from Facebook?
All together, in a Minnesota Court of Appeals decision handed down today.
Brett Kavanaugh's Emotions Don't Disqualify Him, but His Inflammatory and Evasive Strategy May Be Another Matter
While the Supreme Court nominee's anger and frustration last week were understandable, his tactics were troubling.
Swetnick Shifts Story About Kavanaugh at Rape Parties as Texts and Brawls Cast Doubt on the Judge's Own Claims: Reason Roundup
Plus: more transparency among California cops and less transparency among Instagram "influencers."
The Supreme Court nominee's teenaged tippling was typical, although the law pretends otherwise.
Temperamental centrism and case-by-case decision-making, on Brett Kavanaugh and other issues, irritates nearly everyone-and is necessary.
If you want to show your support for the accused or the accuser, stay away from these.
Sen. Lindsey Graham had the quote of the day: "I think I know what happened."
An index of recurring topics
We didn't get another Anita Hill hearing. Let's consider that a small silver lining.
New Kavanaugh Accuser Says Nominee Abetted Gang-Rape, Groped Girls, and Spiked Punch With Drugs at High-School Parties
The allegations were released on Twitter this morning by lawyer Michael Avenatti, who is asking for an FBI investigation.
Two high-profile crimes committed in Anchorage highlight a seemingly unequal criminal justice system.
Reason's editors discuss the latest Brett Kavanaugh revelations, Rod Rosentein's fate, and how to recover basic norms of political discourse.
Cody Wilson, Home Weapon-Making Pioneer, Charged with Sexual Assault for Paying for Sex with a Minor
He is not yet in custody and is believed to be in Taiwan.
It might clear him without subjecting her to an inquistion
Reason's editors debate whether a single-source allegation from 35 years ago should be enough to derail a Supreme Court pick.
The Obama-era rules had a disparate impact on minority men
A Black Male Student Says a White Woman Bit, Choked, and Pinned Him While They Were Kissing. Guess Who Got Suspended?
A judge sides with a Brown University student who says the Title IX process was unfair and discriminatory.
An actress who helped take down Harvey Weinstein paid $380,000 to keep a young man quiet about their encounter.
Accusations against author Junot Diaz are pouring in, but not all allegations are equal.
Andrea Pino's gruesome campus rape report jump-started national reforms, but even other activists are asking questions.
Good intentions may backfire on campus.
An MSU Student Said an Athlete Raped Her. Officials Found Him Innocent, Then Expelled Him—and He Had No Idea.
A Title IX case involving a black male athlete and a white female accuser raises serious due process concerns.
Star Trek actor is a victim of #MeToo overreach.
The anti-Weinstein crusader apparently had some problems of his own.
Journalist Cathy Young faces off against sociologist Michael Kimmel-with opening standup from comedian Dave Smith.
A large new study out of the U.K. proves it.
Matt Welch talks with Slate Capitol Hill reporter Jim Newell, as well as Michael Shermer and Erin Gloria Ryan, on SiriusXM Insight at 2 pm ET
Sloppy seduction or sexual assault? If those are your terms, you're already missing the point.