SEXUAL ASSAULT


4/17/2018 11:31am

Lawyer Hugh Stevens presents the DTH's argument in court on Tuesday morning.

Judges rule UNC must provide names of sexual assault perpetrators

In a ruling issued Tuesday, the North Carolina Court of Appeals said UNC must release the names of people found responsible for rape, sexual assault or any related acts of sexual misconduct through the University's honor court, Committee on Student Conduct or Equal Opportunity and Compliance Office. 


4/3/2018 7:04pm

UNC-Chapel Hill alumnus and current associate professor of sociology at James Madison University Dr. Matt Ezzell gives a talk on consent, rape culture, and campus sexual assault for Sexual Assault Awareness Month on April 3 in the Student Union.

UNC supports survivors and educates the community during sexual assault awareness month

UNC kicked off its recognition of Sexual Assault Awareness Month on Sunday with tabling in the Student Union by One Act and Heels United. This month, these organizations will host workshops about sexual violence prevention, lectures and other programs to assist sexual assault survivors and others who want to know more about the issue. Organizers of SAAM hope the results of this month's discussions will continue to manifest in the months and years to come. 


6/29/2017 7:40pm

Allen Artis stands with his lawyer, Kerry Sutton, and her law partner Stephen Lindsay next to a photo of Delaney Robinson at his press conference on June 29.

Allen Artis' case dismissed

UNC football player Allen Artis, who was suspended from the football team after he was charged with a misdemeanor assault on a female and sexual battery, had his case dismissed on Thursday. 


5/17/2017 12:31am

Sammie Espada, a junior women's and gender studies and political science double major, reads out grievances addressed to the Equal Opportunity and Compliance Office as protesters watch on.

Can campuses handle sexual assault cases?

Any UNC student you stop on the street can give you directions to anywhere on campus and name the basketball starting lineup, but you’ll be hard pressed to find someone who knows the history of sexual assault on their campus. “I’m honestly not aware of any sexual assault stories related to UNC,” said junior Irene Zhu.