rape case

According to the Los Angeles Times, a detective investigating the high-profile allegations against Rose appears to have committed suicide.

On Tuesday, the judge presiding over the case said he was so frustrated with the accuser's lawyers, he was considering a mistrial.

https://twitter.com/NicoleAzaan/status/771825517636923393 On Tuesday, just three weeks before he’s scheduled to storm Madison Square Garden as the newest player on the New York Knicks, Derrick Rose begins an eight-day trial for allegations he raped a young woman when he was in college. The 30-year-old student is seeking $21.5 million in a civil suit, and the Los Angeles Police […]

Throughout the trial, the defense has been emphasizing many of the victims' pasts in sex work and drug use, accusing them of lying and of having agendas to debunk their credibility.

Holtzclaw is facing 36 counts of rape, sexual battery, forcible sodomy and stalking. The former Oklahoma City cop could be served with a life sentence if convicted.

[OPINION] Ebony has given us something to really talk about, and I'm grateful for it.