The errors made it appear the department had solved more cases than it had, reveals an audit prompted by work by Newsy, Reveal and ProPublica.
Friday marks a year since a New York Times piece about Hollywood heavyweight Harvey Weinstein sparked a viral movement against sexual violence in its many forms.
The measures ban secret contracts that keep victims quiet, mandate anti-harassment training and require that corporations include women on their boards.
In a visceral, powerful piece for The New Yorker, the award-winning author breaks his lifelong silence on the rape that impacted his entire being.
Families and care workers are learning how to protect vulnerable elderly women from this hidden crime.
Powerful and wealthy men who have felt free to impose their will on others, regardless of the pain they cause, may be in for a rude awakening.