| Dec 22, 2004
The cases ultimately expected to reach the California Supreme Court and decide whether the state's gays and lesbians should be granted civil marriage rights will be heard today by a San Francisco Superior Court judge.
At the heart of the consolidated...
| Dec 5, 2013
Looking over the Siskel Film Center schedule recently, a little-known film from 1944 called "Christmas Holiday" starring Gene Kelly caught my eye. Hang on. Hang on! Gene Kelly made a Christmas movie? How have I missed this?
"It's one of the oddest...
| Oct 4, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Gov. Tom Corbett is in hot water for comparing gay marriage to incest. But that may not have been the dumbest thing a Tom in Pennsylvania politics said about that subject this week. Specifically, Corbett was asked by a Harrisburg......
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:46 AM
How awful was the case of the Oviedo mom sent to prison for sexually abusing her two children?
“The most horrific double whammy of incest and pedophilia,” clinical and forensic psychology Cheryl Arutt said Wednesday on HLN’s...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 5:36 AM
"I've led a disreputable life, but I've done it in style, and I'll die likewise." — Fiona
Mortality, fertility, incest, minotaur coitus, Stevie Nicks and knifeplay. This is "American Horror Story: Coven."
We flash back to 1971, evidently the...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 4:54 PM
A Laguna Hills man pleaded not guilty Monday to allegations that he plotted to have an underage teenage relative — who he allegedly raped — kidnapped and taken to Mexico, according to the Orange County Superior Court website.
| Aug 14, 2013
| 8:20 AM
STANFORD — A Waynesburg man accused of incest and sexual abuse of a girl under the age of 12 has pleaded guilty to three counts of first-degree sexual abuse.
Phillip Oney, of 100 N. Railroad St., must register as a sex offender and his recommended...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 8:03 AM
STANFORD — A Waynesburg man accused of rape and incest is scheduled to plead guilty to amended charges on Friday.
Phillip Oney, of 100 N. Railroad St., was indicted in February for incest, first-degree rape and first-degree sexual abuse....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 10:14 AM
Cases handled recently in Boyle District Court, listed by name, charge, fine and jail sentence, where applicable, include the following. Court costs also were assessed in most cases. Ages and addresses are listed if available.
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:37 PM
Two Aberdeen residents worked together to make sure a local woman was charged with abuse-related counts, even though no evidence had been collected against the woman, a prosecuting attorney told jurors Monday afternoon.
Michael Moore laid out the...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 10:13 PM
Timeline of events
The trial for Shirley Schwab and Brandon Taliaferro begins Monday, but the story began more than two years ago:
• November 2010: Richard Mette arrested and charged with abuse-related counts, including rape and aggravated...