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Teacher Arrested for Sexual Assault

Jason Ehlers, 36, was a grade school teacher in the Triad District and a former teacher in Bethalto, as well as a one-time principal in the Southwestern Community School District.

04/14/2014

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Fingerprints Tie Ill. Man to 1997 Slaying

Wisconsin authorities have arrested a 36-year-old Illinois man after saying his fingerprints match those on a bag used to suffocate an teenage runaway 17 years ago.

04/08/2014

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Bill Would Keep Violent Offense Suspects Out of Schools

State Representative Jay Hoffman is proposing a bill that would prevent a student with a violent offense, out of school until the legal process is completed.

04/07/2014

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McCaskill Staff Surveying Colleges on Assaults

Sen. Claire McCaskill said her staff has been surveying colleges nationwide to see what protections against sexual attacks are in place and how the schools support assault victims.

03/21/2014

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St. Louis-Area Man Accused of Rape after Party

Floyd Duncan Jr. of Imperial is accused of sexually attacking a woman who authorities say he helped get home after she became intoxicated at a party.

03/20/2014

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Woman Who Faked Campus Assault No Longer a Student

Lindenwood University in suburban St. Louis has dismissed a 21-year-old student who falsely claimed that she had been sexually assaulted on campus.

03/18/2014

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Attempted Sexual Assault Reported at Lindenwood University

St. Charles City Police say they’re investigating a report of an attempted sexual assault in a bathroom at Lindenwood University’s Library.

03/07/2014

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Missouri President Gets Involved In Alleged Rape Case

Tim Wolfe is asking for independent case review and wants chancellors to review their campus policies.

01/26/2014

Daisy Coleman and her mother say they're now hoping for closure after two extremely painful years. (Getty Images)

Maryville Rape Victim Says She’s Satisfied With Plea Agreement For Rapist

Daisy Coleman and her mother say they’re now hoping for closure after two extremely painful years.

01/10/2014

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Sex Assaults Underreported, Undercounted

The National Research Council (NRC) has determined sexual assaults are vastly underreported and poorly counted. The group says the national survey used to collect some data needs new wording.

11/21/2013

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