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Accused Maryville rapist avoids sexual assault charges, faces misdemeanor

The teenager who was accused or raping 14-year-old Daisy Coleman in Maryville, Missouri in 2012 will be charged with a misdemeanor instead of sexual assault, prosecutors said on Thursday. In a press conference, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced he had filed charges against 19-year-old Matthew Barnett for the…

Bullied teen girl in Maryville rape case hospitalized after apparent suicide attempt

Daisy Coleman, the teenage girl at the center of a controversial rape case, has been hospitalized after an alleged suicide attempt. Kansas City, Missouri’s Fox 4 News reported that Coleman attempted to end her life on Sunday, but was unsuccessful. Coleman was 14 in January of 2012, when the 17-year-old…

Accused teen rapist’s mom says son threatened: ‘He’s having some major issues’

The mother of an ex-football player accused of raping a teen in a case that’s attracted international attention said her son is being “assassinated.” Matthew Barnett, now 19, was charged in January 2012 in connection with the alleged rape of 14-year-old Daisy Coleman, but the prosecuting attorney later dropped felony…

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