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Allred, Otter join to promote civil discourse program

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Former political rivals Keith Allred and C.L. “Butch” Otter will join forces on Friday to discuss a new program aimed at finding positive common ground across partisan lines. Allred is the executive director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse and the creator of the CommonSense American program, which aims to […]
Tags: News, Northwest, Boise, Butch Otter, Allred, Idaho AP, National Institute for Civil Discourse, Allred Otter, Keith Allred

"Does this dress make me look guilty?"

Anna Sorokin, the fake heiress accused of being a society scammer, was found guilty. There is an Instagram account devoted to her style in court. Our chief fashion critic @VVFriedman explains why courtroom fashion actually matters. — The New York Times (@nytimes) May 2, 2019 The linked article isn't just about Sorokin but about various celebrities making questionable courtroom fashion choices. Excerpt:And in 2011, during her trial for felony grand theft in Los Angeles, Lindsay Lohan garnered ...
Tags: Art, Fashion, Supreme Court, Law, Los Angeles, Looks, New York Times, The Times, Gloria Allred, Lindsay Lohan, Joan of Arc, Allred, Sorokin, Ann Althouse, Anna Nicole, Garner (the Word

Police: Welfare agency had reports on couple whose son died

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Child welfare authorities had received abuse reports about a Wichita couple whose 3-year-old son was found dead in a crib at their mobile home and a baby was found in critical condition, according to police. Capt. Brent Allred provided no details Monday on the Kansas Department for Children and Families’ involvement […]
Tags: News, Nation, Wichita, Kansas Department for Children and Families, Allred, Kan AP

This online coding school started in Silicon Valley's hottest startup incubator is completely free for students until they find a job

Lambda School is an online coding school that has no upfront tuition, but takes a cut of students' salaries for the first two years when they find a job. Lambda School started as a Y Combinator startup, and CEO and co-founder Austen Allred wanted it to be free and online to give students more access, especially in rural areas. It introduced a living stipend to help students cover the cost of living and a free summer program for women sponsored by Y Combinator cofounder Jessica Livingston. ...
Tags: Google, Facebook, Y Combinator, Utah, Florida, San Francisco, Trends, Miami, Silicon Valley, Lambda, Honda, Livingston, Jessica Livingston, Pina, Allred, Amazon CTO Werner Vogels

A THIRD Tape Showing R. Kelly Having Sex With Underage Girls Has Been Turned Over to Police

Yet ANOTHER sex tape has surfaced showing R. Kelly having sex with minors.Attorney Gloria Allred is reportedly representing a man who claims to have found a NEW tape showing R. Kelly having sex with MULTIPLE underage girls.Allred hosting a press conference in New York City Sunday (Mar. 10) in which her client, Gary Dennis, explained how he found the game, and why he’s speaking out.Via TMZ:Dennis, who says he has no connection to R. Kelly whatsoever, claims he recently found this new sex tape whi...
Tags: Celebs, New York City, Chicago, Pop Culture, Jazz, Harry, Gloria Allred, Dennis, R. Kelly, Kelly, Greenberg, Allred, Tom Dick, Eastern District of New York, Steve Greenberg, Michael Avenatti

New R. Kelly sex abuse tape discovered: lawyer

Kelly is currently on bail after being accused of sexually abusing four women, including three teenagers, between May 1998 and January 2010. The latest discovery was announced by lawyer Gloria Allred at a press conference where she told journalists it was found by couple Gary and Sallie Dennis in a box of old VHS cassettes at their home. Neither Allred nor Dennis elaborated on how the tape came to be in the couple's possession.
Tags: News, Gloria Allred, Dennis, Gary, Kelly, Allred, Sallie Dennis

Allred: Another tape appears to show R. Kelly with girls

NEW YORK (AP) — Attorney Gloria Allred says a client has turned a tape over to law enforcement that appears to feature R&B singer R. Kelly sexually abusing girls. The client, Gary Dennis, said at a news conference in New York on Sunday that he doesn’t know Kelly and doesn’t know where the tape came […]
Tags: New York, News, Entertainment, Ap, Nation, Gloria Allred, R Kelly, Kelly, Allred, Gary Dennis

Allred: Another tape appears to show R. Kelly

NEW YORK (AP) — Attorney Gloria Allred says a client has turned a tape over to law enforcement that appears to feature R&B singer R. Kelly sexually abusing girls. Allred and her client are expected to discuss the tape at a news conference in New York City on Sunday afternoon. Kelly is facing 10 counts […]
Tags: New York, News, Entertainment, New York City, Ap, Nation, Gloria Allred, R Kelly, Kelly, Allred

R. Kelly Is Accused of Sexual Misconduct by Two More Women

The women, who had not come forward publicly before, gave accounts of being invited to a hotel room by the singer in 1995 or 1996, when they were minors.
Tags: News, Sex Crimes, Child Pornography, Kelly, Gloria, Allred, R, Women and Girls, Chicago (Ill, Baltimore (Md, Latresa Scaff, Rochelle Washington

APNewsBreak: Allred contacted authorities about R Kelly tape

CHICAGO (AP) — Attorney Gloria Allred tells The Associated Press she has contacted law enforcement about concerns one of her clients may be the person in a VHS tape recently given to Chicago prosecutors that purportedly shows R&B star R. Kelly having sex with an underage girl. The Los Angeles-based lawyer said by phone Friday […]
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Ap, Chicago, Nation, Associated Press, Gloria Allred, R Kelly, Kelly, Allred

This YC-backed college alternative doesn’t want your tuition checks (unless you land a high-paying job)

Before the cap even lands after graduation, American students are met with a stark realization: they owe someone, somewhere, a lot of money. Worse, their degree offers few assurances. While colleges have proven great at cashing tuition checks, many fall well short of serviceable in terms of job placement. Austen Allred imagines an education without all the risk. Allred, just a few years past college-aged himself, is the founder of an education startup called Lambda School that’s disrupting the t...
Tags: Startups, Insider, Allred, Austen Allred, Lambda School, Silicon Valley Lambda School

World of Warcraft Legacy Servers: Player Happiness

Millions of fans and players of the world of Warcraft (WoW) wanted legacy servers for a long time. But Blizzard didn’t want to create them, forcing players to go to private servers.When the game developer heard of this, they forced all private servers to shut down.Nostalrius was one of the private legacy servers that players used. It was the most popular with over 15,000 active players.When Blizzard shut down the servers last spring, developers and fans filtered out to other “vanilla” WoW legacy...
Tags: Gaming, World of Warcraft, Allred, Westfall, Nostalrius, World of Warcraft Legacy

Proposed Bill Would Eliminate Time Limit for Filing Suit in Sex Abuse Cases

A bill that would eliminate the statute of limitations in Ohio for criminal and civil cases involving rape and sexual abuse is getting a little help from a nationally known attorney. The bill would not affect past victims of sexual abuse, like those who have filed suit against Ohio State University but would affect cases after it passes, if it passes. Gloria Allred has represented victims of many high profile people including Bill Cosby. She wants Ohio to eliminate the time limit to file charges...
Tags: Ohio, Gloria Allred, Jo Ingles, Ohio State University, Allred, Youngstown, Joe Schiavoni

For Democrats — and America — a Sigh of Relief

The party didn’t get everything it wanted. But it got what it and the country need.
Tags: Elections, News, America, House Of Representatives, Nancy, BETO, Trump, Colin, Kelly, Pete, Pelosi, Antonio, Allred, Davids, Delgado, Sessions

Republicans Abandon Vulnerable Lawmakers, Striving to Keep House

Party leaders are building a firewall around a few dozen purple districts, and cutting off lawmakers who appear unable to win.
Tags: Elections, Texas, News, Bliss, House Of Representatives, Republican Party, Democratic Party, Colin, Mike, Pence, Allred, Lujan, Corry, United States Politics and Government, Midterm Elections (2018, Congressional Leadership Fund

Bill Cosby’s Legal Woes Now Shift to Civil Court

Largely on hold while his criminal case unfolded, the suits from 10 women who say he also sexually assaulted them will now proceed in Massachusetts and California.
Tags: Television, News, Massachusetts, Bill Cosby, Cosby, Sex Crimes, Bill, Andrea, American International Group Inc, Gloria, Constand, Allred, Bloom, Cammarata, Libel and Slander, Suits and Litigation (Civil

The Districts Are Mostly White. The Candidates Are Not.

There are only a few Democratic candidates of color in majority-white districts. Some activists say the party isn’t trying hard enough.
Tags: News, Minorities, Democratic Party, Colin, Lauren, Underwood, Antonio, Allred, Delgado, United States Politics and Government, Emerge America, Race and Ethnicity, Midterm Elections (2018

The Districts Are Mostly White. The Candidates Are Not. Will It Matter?

There are only a few Democratic candidates of color in majority-white districts. Some activists say the party isn’t trying hard enough.
Tags: News, Minorities, Democratic Party, Colin, Lauren, Underwood, Antonio, Allred, Delgado, United States Politics and Government, Emerge America, Race and Ethnicity, Midterm Elections (2018

Swing District Democrats Inch Left For Midterm Battles

A single-payer health care advocate in South Texas. A gun restriction supporter in Dallas. Cheerleaders in Arkansas and Iowa for public option health care. Weeks into the primary season, Democrats’ midterm class is shaping up to test what liberal messages the party can sell to the moderate and GOP-leaning voters who will help determine control of the House after the November election. It’s not one size fits all, with every candidate checking every box wanted by the activists driving the oppositi...
Tags: News, California, Israel, NFL, Barack Obama, Gop, Arkansas, House, Iowa, PAC, Paul ryan, Medicare, Kansas, Dallas, Nancy Pelosi, Republican

Cheerleaders Sue The Houston Texans For Unfair Pay, Discrimination & Harassment

Five former cheerleaders announced at a press conference on Friday that they are suing the Houston Texans for unfair pay practices, gender discrimination, and alleged harassment. The women are being represented by feminist firebrand Gloria Allred, who has a long history of facing powerful men head-on, recently representing 33 women who accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault. Former cheerleader Ainsley Parish summed up the women’s determination to seek justice, saying, “The Houston Texans should n...
Tags: Fashion, Music, NFL, New York Times, Bill Cosby, Washington Redskins, Gloria Allred, Houston Texans, Costa Rica, Allred, Ainsley Parish, Gary Alto

State assemblyman candidate accused of battery

ENCINITAS, Calif. (KGTV) -- The San Diego Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident involving Phil Graham, a candidate to represent the 76th district in the California Assembly. Niki Burgan filed the battery case with the Sheriff's Office Sunday, May 20.  She accuses Graham of forcibly kissing her at an Encinitas Bar. Burgan told 10News that it happened at 1st Street Bar on S. Coast Hwy 101 on the evening of Sunday, May 13, into the early morning of Monday, May 14 as the bar was clos...
Tags: News, California, Graham, Sheriff s Office, Allred, Pete Wilson, Encinitas Calif, Phil Graham, San Diego Sheriff s Office, Niki Burgan, Encinitas Bar Burgan, Burgan, Burgan Gloria Allred

Chris Brown's Friend DENIES 'False And Defaming' Rape Accusations & Slams Prosecuting Attorney Gloria Allred For The 'Money Grab'!

A day after he was accused of raping a woman twice at Chris Brown's house, Lowell Grissom Jr. (above, left) says there is zero evidence that he committed the alleged crime. As we reported, Gloria Allred's anonymous client claimed Grissom raped her twice while partying at Breezy's house in February 2017. According to the disturbing accusations, Grissom grabbed Jane Doe out of a bathroom and raped her -- then later found her in a laundry room and raped her again. Video: Yale Grad Student Calls Cop...
Tags: Celebs, Chris Brown, Gloria Allred, Lowell, Allred, Jane Doe, Willoughby, Grissom, Anthony Willoughby, Lowell Grissom Jr, Yale Grad Student Calls Cops On Black, Lowell Grissom Jr Instagram

Chris Brown Sued By Woman Who Claims She Was Raped & Forced To Perform Oral Sex On Menstruating Woman In His Home

Chris Brown has just been sued by a woman who claims she was raped at his home, in what prosecuting attorney Gloria Allred calls "one of the most horrific sexual assault cases" she has ever seen. In the suit, Jane Doe claims she was invited to a party at Brown's house in February 2017 where he supplied cocaine, molly, and marijuana. Doe alleges that after her phone had been taken away, an unnamed female friend of Brown's forced her and a few other women into a bedroom and blocked the door with a...
Tags: Celebs, Chris Brown, Johnny Depp, Wendy Williams, Gloria Allred, DOE, Brown, Allred, Jane Doe, Grissom, Judy Eddy WENN, Lowell Grissom Doe, Grissom Doe

Woman sues Chris Brown, alleging she was sexually assaulted at his home during drug-fueled party

A woman alleges that she was sexually assaulted in 2017 during a drug-fueled party at the home of singer Chris Brown. (Photo by Paras Griffin/Getty Images) LOS ANGELES — A young woman sued Chris Brown and a fellow rapper today alleging she was sexually assaulted at Brown’s home during a drug-fueled party in 2017. The plaintiff is identified only as Jane Doe in the Los Angeles Superior Court lawsuit, which names as defendants the 29-year-old Brown, rapper Young Lo — whose real name is Lowell Gr...
Tags: Celebrities, News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Bill Cosby, Cosby, Chris Brown, Paris Hilton, Local News, Gloria Allred, DOE, Brown, Lo, Los Angeles Superior Court, Tarzana

Bill Cosby's Accusers Weep After Guilty Verdict In First #MeToo Conviction

It shouldn't be shocking when people who commit sexual assault are convicted in criminal court. But we know that rapists rarely go to prison — which is why so many felt a sense of astonishment when Bill Cosby was found guilty of three counts of aggravated indecent assault against Andrea Constand. None more so than Cosby's accusers who, like Constand, fought tirelessly for justice. Several of his victims exited the courtroom directly after the verdict was announced, and collapsed into sobs atop...
Tags: Fashion, Music, Hollywood, Bill Cosby, Harvey Weinstein, Cosby, Gloria Allred, Andrea Constand, David Mack, Constand, Allred, Lili Bernard, Bill Cosby AwayLike

Allred: 3 Words for Cosby 'Guilty Guilty Guilty'

Bill Cosby was convicted Thursday of drugging and molesting a woman in the first big celebrity trial of the #MeToo era. Gloria Allred, who represents some of the women speaking out against Cosby, said, "justice has been done." (April 26)            [Author: AP]
Tags: News, Ap, Bill Cosby, Cosby, Gloria Allred, Allred

Cosby verdict: 'Finally we can say women are believed in court' – video

Five women, in addition to Andrea Constand, testified for the prosecution at the trial that the TV star Bill Cosby had assaulted them. Cosby did not testify in his own defence. The five women joined a news conference outside the courthouse with lawyer, Gloria Allred, who represented many Cosby accusers. 'We are so happy that finally we can say, women are believed, and not only in a hashtag #MeToo, but also in a court of law', Allred said. 'After all is said and done, women were finally believed,...
Tags: US news, Bill Cosby, Cosby, Gloria Allred, Andrea Constand, Allred

Needed pushback against California bills inserting government between doctors and patients

Editor’s note: Breaking views are thoughts from individual members of the editorial board on today’s headlines Preventing and reducing opioid addiction and overdoses are laudable and important goals. In pursuit of these goals, politicians should be guided by evidence, not by good intentions. Two bills introduced this year have sought to combat the problems of opioid addiction by proposing arbitrary time limits on opioid prescriptions. AB2741, introduced by Assemblymember Autumn Burke, D-Inglewoo...
Tags: California, Opinion, Sport, Soccer, Editorials, Cma, Inglewood, Burke, Rodriguez, Allred, American College of Obstetricians, American Academy of Pediatrics, California Medical Association, Sal Rodriguez, Southern California News Group, Yucca Valley

The Latest: Allred: Don't Use Money Against Cosby Accuser

Bill Cosby's chief accuser has told a jury that he drugged her with three blue pills and then sexually assaulted her at his suburban Philadelphia home in 2004.
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Janice Dickinson at Cosby Trial: ‘Here Was America’s Dad on Top of Me’

The former model says Bill Cosby drugged her then assaulted her in a hotel room in Lake Tahoe, but his defense team suggests she is making it up.
Tags: News, America, Bill Cosby, Cosby, Sex Crimes, Janice Dickinson, Bill, Lake Tahoe, Temple University, Andrea, Janice, Gloria, Dickinson, Constand, Allred, Mesereau