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April 3, 2017
Luke Michael Johnson, 23, of Billings, Mont. was charged Monday, April 3, 2017 in Ramsey County District Court with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct. He is accused of raping a woman who let him stay at her home. Johnson reportedly does not have a permanent home.  Courtesy of the Ramsey County Sheriffís Office.
Homeless man charged with raping Minnesota woman who let him stay at her house
April 3, 2017 - 7:10pm
March 18, 2017
Judge sentences final defendant in prom rape case
March 18, 2017 - 1:33pm
March 15, 2017
Larry Donnell Griffin, 38, of Maplewood. Courtesy of Ramsey County
Saying he fears for his safety, public defender begs off Minn. rape case
March 15, 2017 - 7:05am
March 8, 2017
Alfonso Rodriguez Jr.
Prosecutors presented false info in Dru Sjodin murder trial, defense argues
March 8, 2017 - 7:49pm
March 2, 2017
Robert Anthony Bradfield os currently in custody in Wayne County, Mich. Bradfield, 38, was recently charged in Ramsey County District Court with one count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly raping a woman in St. Paul in 1998. Photo courtesy of the Office of the Wayne County Sheriff.
20 years after stranger raped Minnesota woman, a suspect is charged
March 2, 2017 - 8:52pm
February 18, 2017
Linda Walther, a RN Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner shows the boxes of sexual assault evidence collection kits stored at Regions Hospital in St. Paul on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Thousands of sexual assault evidence kits across Minnesota sit untested
February 18, 2017 - 5:33pm
October 6, 2016
Minnesota teen accused of Bible camp rape
October 6, 2016 - 7:22am
June 29, 2016
Joseph Christen Thoresen
UPDATE: Man's decapitation apparently in retaliation for alleged rape
June 29, 2016 - 3:12pm
Joseph Christen Thoresen
Minnesotan charged with decapitating another man
June 29, 2016 - 11:24am
June 10, 2016
‘Monster” of a man gets 30 years for turning 13-year-old Minnesotan into online sex slave
June 10, 2016 - 5:30am
December 30, 2015
Bill Cosby charged with felony sexual assault in Pennsylvania
December 30, 2015 - 1:17pm
April 10, 2015
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
Cartoon by Bruce Plante
April 10, 2015 - 4:00am
March 27, 2015
Minnesota State University junior Jessy Hegland is helping organize a protest on the Veterans Memorial Bridge Tuesday. (Carrie Snyder / The Forum)
Rape sentence prompts outcry
March 27, 2015 - 7:00am
January 29, 2015
Man resentenced to prison for 2012 rape
January 29, 2015 - 7:00am
January 14, 2015
‘Yes means yes’: Affirmative consent policies for sexual contact on the books at Concordia, NDSU; being considered at MSUM
January 14, 2015 - 9:00am