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# Allegations

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Actress Rose McGowan claims drugs planted in her luggage, surrenders to arrest warrant
McGowan was one of the first actresses to accuse Harvey Weinstein of rape.
Scottish Labour interim leader steps down over misconduct claims
The announcement follows claims that Rowley sent abusive text messages to a former partner.
US rock band cancels Dublin show after sexual misconduct claims
Jesse Lacey is the lead singer of Brand New.
George Takei and Richard Dreyfuss respond to harassment scandals
“Right now it is a he said/he said situation, over alleged events nearly 40 years ago”, Takei said.
Colgan says he failed to see and 'should have respected differences between friends and employees'
Michael Colgan said “the seed of the problem lay in the obscuring of lines between my work and my life”.
People are sharing their positive allegations against celebrities on Twitter and they're quite sweet
We need some kind of reminder that there’s still good in the world.
Sinn Féin councillor resigns, claiming he was subjected to 'litany of bullying behaviour'
Sinn Féin has said Seamus Morris’ resignation has come as “no surprise”.
Studio cuts ties with director after Olivia Munn and others accuse him of sexual misconduct
Munn claims Brett Ratner masturbated in front of her on a film set.
House of Cards production suspended following Kevin Spacey sexual assault allegations
It was also reported today that Kevin Spacey will not receive a special Emmy award in the wake of the allegations
UK investigation into Harvey Weinstein widens to seven women
The British Film Institute has stripped Weinstein of its highest honour.
Netflix announces House of Cards will end after sixth and final season
In a separate statement, Netflix said it was “deeply troubled” around allegations concerning star Kevin Spacey.
Michael Gove apologises for 'inappropriate' Weinstein joke
The British minister had compared being interviewed by a BBC presenter with “going into Harvey Weinstein’s bedroom”.
EU parliament president shocked at 'hotbed of harassment' claims
More than a dozen women spoke to the Sunday Times this week and accused politicians of harassment.
Weinstein's former assistant claims he used to try to pull her into his bed
Meanwhile, Matt Damon has said he was aware of Gwyneth Paltrow’s experience with the producer.
'Weinstein's predatory power-play is an example of workplace harassment everywhere'
And the most shocking thing is that this is nothing new, writes Anna Timoney.
British actress becomes fifth woman to accuse Harvey Weinstein of rape
The 54-year-old actress, who currently appears in British soap Hollyoaks, told Metropolitan Police last week.
The Oscars Academy is considering expelling Harvey Weinstein over 'abhorrent' allegations
On Thursday, American actress Rose McGowan became the fourth woman to accuse the 65-year-old of raping her.
Rafa Nadal sues ex-French minister for €100,000 over dope test cover-up allegations
Former sports minister Roselyne Bachelot alleged that Nadal faked an injury in 2012 in order to hide a positive drug test.
London and NYC police launch investigations into Harvey Weinstein assault allegations
Last Thursday, The New York Times published an investigation into years’ worth of assault allegations.
Cara Delevingne accuses Harvey Weinstein of trying to bring her into a threesome as allegations mount up
The English actress claims the incident happened after she met Weinstein to discuss a part in a hotel lobby.
Weinstein scandal: The New Yorker publishes three new rape allegations
Harvey Weinstein was fired on Sunday by the Weinstein Company.
Israel prime minister's wife facing charges of fraud for allegedly overspending public funds
It’s alleged that Benjamin Netanyahu’s wife spent over $100,000 in public funds on private meals at the prime minister’s official residence.
Woman awarded €1.2m in libel damages from Independent News and Media to sue former solicitors
Solicitors McCann FitzGerald had represented Monica Leech in three libel actions against the media group dating from 2005.
Third woman claims she was sexually assaulted by film director Roman Polanski
Although the statute of limitations has expired on her case, she could be called to testify in a future trial.
Mexico captain and former Barca defender Rafa Marquez accused of helping drug kingpin
US Department of the Treasury says the centre-back is relied upon ‘heavily’ by trafficker Raul Flores Hernandez.
South African deputy minister accused of assaulting women in nightclub
The alleged incident took place in northern Johannesburg.
Fox suspends TV host accused of sending lewd messages to colleagues
It’s the latest sexual harassment case to rock Fox News, America’s most watched cable news channel.
Chelsea newcomer Rudiger wants 'justice' over alleged abuse in Serie A
Rodiger says he felt ‘alone’ while in Italy.
'Presumed innocence': Top Vatican cardinal denies all charges of child sex abuse on first appearance in court
Cardinal George Pell made the denials despite the fact no pleas were required to be entered on his first appearance in Australian court.
'We need consistency': Long delays by Tusla in dealing with abuse allegations, report says
The Ombudsman was critical of Tusla’s procedures for dealing with abuse allegations.
Former Christian Brother would 'lick' pupils' dirty ears clean and fondle their privates, court told
“It was horrific,” one man told the court.
An independent fashion brand has publicly accused Kylie Jenner of ripping off its designs
British Cycling directors may be forced to step down amid culture of ‘bullying’ and ‘sexism’
New reforms could see entire board step down as British Cycling undergoes an unprecedented crisis.
Bill Cosby says racism 'could be' behind sexual assault allegations
The comedian said he doesn’t expect to testify at his upcoming trial.
Imam accused in Denmark of calling for murder of Jews
He is heard saying: ‘Judgement Day will not come until the Muslims fight the Jews and kill them.’
Gardaí investigating alleged sexual assault in Dublin city centre
Officers at Pearse Street have launched the investigation.
Several arrests made after police raid Newcastle and West Ham over transfer dealings
Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs officers swooped on St James’ Park and London Stadium this morning.
Bill O'Reilly's future at Fox hangs in balance over sexual harassment claims
Executives are reportedly “preparing to cut ties” with the presenter.
UN peacekeepers luring hungry teenagers with cookies before sexually abusing them
The United Nations has been badly shaken by a wave of allegations of sex abuse by troops.
Investigation underway after alleged sexual assault at Cathal Brugha army barracks
The incident is alleged to have occurred at 2am this morning.