Massages are supposed to be relaxing. However, in order to get into that relaxed state, you need to put yourself in a vulnerable position. When getting a massage, you end up naked or close to it, in a room with a stranger behind a closed door. While more and more women are getting massages for […]

In January, a massage therapist from Longmont, CO was accused of digitally penetrating a client during a massage. Recently, a trial date was set. Daniel Avalos-Vigil, 30, has been charged with two counts of sexual assault. In an affidavit, the victim said that she had gone to Avalos-Vigil for massages about a dozen times over […]

A man from Clackamas, OR was recently sentenced to 60 days in jail after he was found guilty of sexually abusing a 56-year-old woman in 2015. Sean Elder, 35, pleaded guilty to a charge of third-degree sexual abuse for touching a 56-year-old woman’s genitals during a massage at the Massage Envy in Clackamas. He no […]

Update June 2017: Ehrett was found guilty of one charge of third-degree sexual assault and was sentenced to two years of probation and 6 months of conditional jail time, the result of a plea bargain. Read the full update here. Yet another Massage Envy employee is facing sexual harassment charges, this time in Fitchburg, WI. WSAU […]

A Tinley Park, IL woman has made her sexual assault public when she attached her name to a lawsuit against Massage Envy. ABC7 reported on the incident. Catherine Smith alleges that during her second visit to the Massage Envy on 191st Street, her therapist touched her inappropriately. In December of 2016, she filed a civil […]

A former massage therapist in Coral Gables, FL was arrested when he was accused of committing sexual battery on a client during a massage, according to an NBC article. David Egusquiza was admitted to jail March 12, 2017, and was later released on a $7,500 bond. According to the victim’s police report, the incident occurred while she […]

A former massage therapist from Louisiana was accused of sexually touching 3 women during massages at the Massage Envy on Beene Boulevard in the 2800 block of Bossier City, LA. KSLA reported on the incident. Carlos Eduardo Harris is currently in maximum-security prison with a $100,000 bond. A month ago, a woman accused Harris of […]

In March, a Portland man was accused of 11 counts of sexual assault. Benjamin Collura was recently sentenced to two years in prison when he was found guilty of sexually assaulting at least 8 women during massages. During his trial, Collura pleaded guilty to one count of 2nd-degree sexual abuse and 3 counts of 3rd-degree sexual abuse […]

In the wake of several sexual assault charges, Daniel Robert Avalos-Vigil, a former massage therapist, waived his preliminary hearing. Times Call reported on the event. Avalos-Vigil is being charged with two counts of sexual assault: one for false medical exam and one for overcoming a victim’s will. Both of these incidents occurred during massages. Avalos-Vigil […]

Doctor Larry Nassar and three associated organizations are facing lawsuits from 18 girls and women who say Nassar sexually assaulted them while claiming the molestation was a necessary part of a medical procedure. NBC reported on the incident. Nassar, 53, has treated top American gymnasts for years. Prior to these allegations, he was facing charges […]