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Audrie Pott Suicide

An Unprecedented Settlement: Pass It on

Elaine Williams | Posted 06.15.2015 | College
Elaine Williams

Hearing about Audrie Pott's suicide (that was linked to being assaulted and humiliated) was heartbreaking and only fueled me to go out and preach prevention and awareness more.

Major State May Outlaw 'Revenge Porn'

The Huffington Post | Robin Wilkey | Posted 08.27.2013 | Technology

“I never thought that this person would have done this to me,” said an anonymous woman to WGN Chicago. "I thought he was the one that I was going ...

NYC Girls Challenge Weiner Campaign: Stop Slut-Shaming

Lauren Hersh | Posted 08.02.2013 | Impact
Lauren Hersh

You see, we've always dreamed that one day, when we left our high school hallways, we'd be free of certain painful things like standardized tests, Chaucer, and...slut-shaming. You brought us back to a heartbreaking, frustrating reality.

New Girl Blamed In Teen's Suicide

AP | PAUL ELIAS | Posted 09.27.2013 | Crime

SAN FRANCISCO -- A new classmate has been implicated in the death of a 15-year-old girl who committed suicide after saying three boys sexually assault...

Aaron Sankin

California Cracks Down On Revenge Porn | Aaron Sankin | Posted 06.05.2013 | San Francisco

A lawmaker in California has introduced legislation intended to crack down on "revenge porn," the practice of posting graphic images or video of a for...

Teen's Suicide After Attack Troubles Town

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 05.26.2013 | Crime

SARATOGA, Calif. -- One evening last Labor Day weekend, 15-year-old Audrie Pott walked up the driveway of a classmate's home alongside other teenagers...

After Parents File Claim, School Denies California Teen Reported Bullying

Reuters | Posted 06.18.2013 | Crime

By Laila Kearney SAN FRANCISCO, April 18 (Reuters) - A California couple who said their teenage daughter killed herself after classmat...

High School Reacts To Sexual Assault Suspects

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 04.18.2013 | Crime

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. -- The attorney for the family of a 15-year-old Northern California girl who hanged herself after she was allegedly sexually abused...

Sexual Assault Suspects Make First Appearance

AP | Posted 06.17.2013 | Crime

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Three teens facing charges in the sexual assault of a 15-year-old Northern California girl who committed suicide after the at...

Suspects Wrote 'Blank Was Here' On Sexually Assaulted Teen: Lawyer

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 06.16.2013 | Crime

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Awakening in a friend's bedroom after drinking too much at a sleepover, 15-year-old Audrie Pott looked down and realized she ...

Teen's Suicide Not Linked To Alleged Sexual Battery: Lawyers

AP | Posted 06.15.2013 | Crime

SARATOGA, Calif. — Three boys arrested last week on suspicion of sexually abusing a 15-year-old Northern California girl who later took her own ...

Family Of Sexually Assaulted Girl Goes Into Hiding, Claims Suspects Destroyed Evidence

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 06.12.2013 | Crime

SARATOGA, Calif. — Fifteen-year-old Audrie Pott passed out drunk at a friend's house, woke up and concluded she had been sexually abused. In th...

Arrests Made In Case Of Teen Sexually Attacked And Tormented Online

AP | MARTHA MENDOZA | Posted 06.12.2013 | Crime

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Eight days after allegedly being sexually battered while passed out at a party, and then humiliated by online photos of the a...