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Audrie Pott Suicide

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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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...