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Burger Records Cofounder Steps Down After Multiple Sexual Misconduct Allegations Against Label

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Southern California independent label Burger Records has announced a series of structural changes after a number of young women came forward with accusations of sexual misconduct and predatory behavior amongst artists and employees associated with the label, its events and its Fullerton offices.

As first-hand accounts continued to grow on social media — many gathered under @lured_by_burger_records on Instagram — the label released a long statement apologizing for “the role Burger has played in perpetuating a culture of toxic masculinity.” Acknowledging that “words can only go so far in repairing any damage that has been created,” the statement goes on to outline a series of changes.

Co-founder Lee Rickcard — who is among those accused of sexual misconduct — will be stepping down from his role as label president and fully divest all interest in the label. Co-founder Sean Bohrman, will move to

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St Andrews University investigates rape and sexual abuse allegations against student fraternity

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St Andrews University has said it will work with police to investigate dozens of allegations of sexual assault or rape on campus.

An Instagram account called St Andrews Survivors posted over 20 allegations about sexual misconduct at the university, with many claiming members of a fraternity at St Andrews University carried out the attacks.

According to a report in The Telegraph, at least nine rape claims involved students in the St Andrews branch of US-based student fraternity Alpha Epsilon Pi.

The fraternity confirmed in a statement that several of its members have been suspended following the allegations and said it will conduct a thorough investigation.

“We find the contents of these allegations abhorrent and are taking them extremely seriously,” it said.

“Coming forward in any capacity takes tremendous bravery, and we want to thank everyone who has both told their stories and those who have supported them as

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University of St Andrews fraternity suspends members over rape and sexual assault allegations

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A US-style fraternity at the University of St Andrews has suspended a number of members over allegations of more than a dozen rapes and sexual assaults.

An investigation by The Telegraph has found at least nine separate rape claims made against students in the St Andrews’ branch of Alpha Epsilon Pi.

Now, police and the university have urged victims to come forward and vowed to take any perpetrators to court.

Speaking to the Telegraph, one female student opened up about her shocking experience in February this year.

“I had been at a frat party and got very drunk. One of the boys I knew said he’d walk me home. I thought he was someone I could trust. 

“He put me to bed and the next thing I remember is waking up to him raping me. I ran out and I was in quite a

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St Andrews University fraternity suspends members over rape and sexual assault allegations

St Andrews university - RDImages/Epics/Getty Images
St Andrews university – RDImages/Epics/Getty Images

A US-style fraternity at St Andrews University has suspended a number of members over allegations of more than a dozen rapes and sexual assaults.

An investigation by The Telegraph has found at least nine separate rape claims made against students in the St Andrews’ branch of Alpha Epsilon Pi.

Now, police and the university have urged victims to come forward and vowed to take any perpetrators to court.

Speaking to the Telegraph, one female student opened up about her shocking experience in February this year.

“I had been at a frat party and got very drunk. One of the boys I knew said he’d walk me home. I thought he was someone I could trust. 

“He put me to bed and the next thing I remember is waking up to him raping me. I ran out and I was in quite a state. I

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