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U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Akin’s Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP Platform

The basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican’s are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.

08/21/2012

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Despite Denials Akin’s Comments Are Part GOP War On Women

Congressman Akin’s comments are unconscionable and while Congressman Akin owns the words that came from his mouth, the sentiment and his policy goals are shared by both Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan, despite their statements today.

08/20/2012

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Former Teacher Living In Ely Accused Of Rape

A longtime St. Louis-area teacher is jailed and facing charges of rape and statutory sodomy.

07/31/2012

UK Won’t Extradite Man Accused Of Rape To Minn.

As prosecutors in Minnesota began preparing to file charges against a man accused of molesting two girls and raping a third in the 1990s, the suspect fled the United States, eventually winding up in London, where authorities caught up to him two years ago.

06/28/2012

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Man Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison For Home Invasion, Rape

A 25-year-old man was sentenced today in Ramsey County Court to 20 years in prison for robbing a St. Paul couple in their home, and sexually assaulting the wife.

06/01/2012

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Police: Man Attacked Woman Who Rebuffed Him

A Burnsville man has been charged with third-degree assault after allegedly beating an acquaintance when she said she didn’t want a relationship with him.

05/16/2012

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St. Paul Man Pleads Guilty To Sexual Assaults

A St. Paul man pled guilty Monday of two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct.

04/30/2012

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Man Sentenced In Attempted Rape Of 16-Year-Old

A 25-year-old Bloomington man has been sentenced in two sexual assaults committed in the vicinity of public transportation.

04/26/2012

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MN Priest Accused Of Sexual Assault Jailed In India

A Minnesota priest accused of sexually assaulting two young girls is sitting in a jail, in India Sunday morning.

03/18/2012

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Man, 25, Pleads Guilty In 2 Sexual Assaults

A 25-year-old Bloomington man has pleaded guilty to charges stemming from two separate alleged sexual assaults.

03/17/2012

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Group Home Worker Accused Of Rape By Knifepoint

A 43-year-old employee at a Richfield group home has been charged with raping a coworker by knifepoint, according to authorities.

03/01/2012

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Man Convicted Of Raping Child Not On Sex Offender List

A St. Paul man convicted of raping and assaulting a child, once again faces charges. His neighbors were never alerted of his past because he isn’t on the sex offender registry.

02/09/2012

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Charges: Man Raped Woman Who Agreed To Clean Apt.

A 49-year-old St. Paul man has been accused of raping a woman after she agreed to clean his apartment, according to the Ramsey County Attorney’s Office.

01/10/2012

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Man Charged In Attempted Rape Of 16-Year-Old

A Bloomington man accused of two recent sexual assaults committed in the vicinity of public transportation was set to appear in court Thursday afternoon.

12/29/2011

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Police: Man Arrested In Attempted Rape Of 16-Year-Old

Police say they arrested a man who allegedly tried to rape a 16-year-old girl who was returning home on a Metro Transit bus.

12/28/2011

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Police Ask For Help ID’ing Attempted Rape Suspect

Minneapolis Police are asking the public for help identifying an attempted rape suspect.

12/22/2011

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Police: Woman Kidnapped, Raped In Coon Rapids

Police are investigating after a woman reported being kidnapped and raped near Highway 10 in Coon Rapids.

12/15/2011

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Man Sentenced For Raping, Robbing Victim

A man convicted of raping and robbing a woman behind a St. Paul gas station has been sentenced to 27 years.

11/17/2011

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Man Charged In Home Invasion, Sexual Assault

Kimanie Markeys Carter was charged with five felony counts in connection with the incident, including first-degree criminal sexual conduct, two counts of first-degree aggravated robbery and two counts of first-degree kidnapping.

09/16/2011

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Charges: Mpls Man Drugged, Repeatedly Raped Girlfriend

A 55-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged with drugging and repeatedly raping his girlfriend while his friend cheered him on, according to authorities.

09/12/2011

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Man Charged With Sexually Assaulting Girl, 7

Isaac Terrell Porter was charged with felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with the incident earlier this month.

08/26/2011

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Intense Story

A Journalist covering the destruction in Haiti begins to suffer from PTSD. She takes some intense, even frightening measures to cure herself. Read the story.

07/05/2011

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Man Accused Of Raping Woman At Knifepoint

Leonard James Fisherman Jr. was charged with three felony counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, failing to appear in court and failing to register as a predatory offender.

06/29/2011

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Charges: Woman Fought Off Attacker With Rock

A St. Paul man is charged with attempting to sexually assault a woman in an alley.

06/28/2011

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Man Arrested, Charged In 2001 Sexual Assault

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with a sexual assault that happened nearly a decade ago in Minneapolis.

06/09/2011

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