sexual misconduct

24 Women Accuse Deshaun Watson of Sex Assault, Misconduct

In the week since the first woman filed a sexual lawsuit against Houston Texans quarterback Deshaun Watson, 23 additional women have come forward with accusations and 14 lawsuits have been filed, including an alleged incident that occurred as recently as March 2021.

Deshaun Watson #4 of the Houston Texans reacts to a play during a game against the Tennessee Titans at NRG Stadium on January 03, 2021 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Carmen Mandato/Getty Images)

Now Former Press Aide Accuses Andrew Cuomo of Sexual Misconduct

A former press aide of Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has added her voice to the growing number calling for him to resign, claiming he invited her to his hotel room and embraced her after a work event in 2000, when Cuomo led the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and she was a consultant for the agency.

Photo by: John Nacion/STAR MAX/IPx 3/5/21 Andrew Cuomo to be stripped of pandemic emergency powers after harassment allegations and his handling of the pandemic. STAR MAX File Photo: 9/29/18 Andrew Cuomo at the 2018 Global Citizen Festival: Be The Generation in Central Park in New York City.

Third Woman Comes Forward on Andrew Cuomo

“I was so confused and shocked and embarrassed,” said Ruch, whose recollection was corroborated by the friend, contemporaneous text messages, and photographs from the event. “I turned my head away and didn’t have words in that moment.”

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo steps from his car as he arrives at NewYork Stock Exchange to ring the opening bell as the trading floor partially reopens, Tuesday, May 26, 2020. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)