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7 years ago
CHILD ABUSE HITS RECORD HIGH
Paisley Daily Express - Paisley,Renfrewshire,UK
And 87 youngsters were registered on a protection list after suffering emotional, physical or sexual abuse at the hands of parents or carers. ...
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7 years ago

Organization protecting sexually abused children reacts to McHenry ...
49abcnews.com - Topeka,KS,USA
And though that's the hardest part about dealing with child sexual abuse cases, Stephens says the Prairie Advocacy Center is about creating a safe, ...
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Boy's body shows signs of prior abuse
Salt Lake Tribune - United States
Gaucin-Canales, 36, and the victim's 19-year-old sister are charged with first-degree felony murder and one second-degree felony count each of child-abuse ...
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Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina Releases Report Numbers on 2006 ...
Carolina Newswire (press release) - NC,USA
Child abuse and neglect continue to be an epidemic in the United States. Last year more than 5 million children were reported as abused or neglected ...
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Child abuse a 'time bomb'
Sowetan - Soweto,South Africa
Recently released statistics showed the Western Cape had the highest rate of child killings and KwaZulu-Natal the worst cases of sexual abuse against ...
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Not guilty plea in child torture, murder
San Jose Mercury News - CA, USA
Teresa Moses, 24, entered her plea in Superior Court in Martinez to charges of murder, torture and child abuse. Prosecutors say Moses caused the Oct. 27, ...
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Running: Reback, Houck post big wins at Stomp Out Child Abuse 5K
TCPalm - West Palm Beach,FL,USA
LUCIE — John Reback , 37, of West Palm Beach topped a field of 183 runners in the "Stomp Out Child Abuse 5K" at Tradition Square on Saturday evening as he ...
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Lawmaker responds to concerns about child sex abuse
WIS - Columbia,SC,USA
Another woman writes, "Kara, I saw your newscast regarding the child abuse with the six-year-old Billy. My heart races as I write to you because we have had ...
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Medical officer to inquire into molestation charges
Chandigarh Newsline - Chandigarh,India
... Roshan Sunkaria, today shifted the inquiry in the case of alleged molestation of a Class-IV woman employee of the PHSC, from the Director PHSC, ...
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Suspect arrested in molestation of Tempe girl on bus
Arizona

7 years ago

Home Runs Help Prevent Child Abuse
Barons.com - Birmingham,AL,USA
With a little help from the Birmingham Barons, Pull-A-Part made a donation to Children's Hospital and their child abuse prevention services called CHIPS ...
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Crash Victim Helped Victims Of Child Abuse
WKRC TV Cincinnati - Cincinnati,OH,USA
Families across the area are mourning the loss of a man helping children overcome abuse. Scott Collins was part of a group called Bikers Against Child Abuse ...
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Church 'shocked' by sexual abuse allegations
Independent Online - Cape Town,South Africa
The Catholic Church says it has noted "with great sadness" allegations of child sexual abuse levelled against former Bishop of Johannesburg and Boys' Town ...
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Child sex abuse training
Cay Compass - Grand Cayman,Cayman Islands
Cayman Islands Crisis Centre Outreach Coordinator Carole Graham says there is no doubt child sexual abuse is a problem in Cayman, as it is virtually ...
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Sex abuse by nuns: the unknown story
BBC News - UK
This meant they stood outside the remit of the study, even though there are documented cases where Catholic nuns have committed child sexual abuse. ...
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Child Abuse Prevention Month declared
Caledon Citizen - Caledon,Ontario,Canada
Caledon council recently proclaimed October as Child Abuse Prevention Month to recognize the ongoing commitment of individuals and organizations in the ...
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Jury can't reach verdict in child abuse trial
South Bend Tribune - South Bend,IN,USA
... that she suffered from what she believed to be postpartum depression after the birth of her second child in 2005, but she denied ever mistreating the baby.
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Today's Editorial October 02: Help keep children safe
Cay Compass - Grand Cayman,Cayman Islands
That's why it's up to us to learn and recognise the signs of child sexual abuse. Training sessions are being offered for free every Saturday this month. ...
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Woman avoids prison for child sexual assault
Grand Junction Sentinel - Grand Junction,CO,USA

7 years ago

Homeless man convicted in Lafayette child molesting case
Journal and Courier - Lafayette,IN,USA
Nonetheless, Judge Pro Tem Bruce Graham found him guilty of three counts of child molesting as a Class C felony. Cox was arrested in October 2006 after the ...
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Bus driver thanked for catching suspected child molester
AZ Central.com - AZ,USA
Tempe police and Valley Metro officials say an employee's quick response helped catch a suspected child molester. During a Valley Metro bus ride along the ...
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Child molester dies in California prison
Auburn Journal - Auburn,CA,USA
15 in an Auburn courtroom to four counts of egregious child molestation and sex offenses. He admitted to willfully committing four lewd and lascivious acts ...
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Teacher not guilty of abuse
Newsday - Long Island,NY,USA
Thomas Baudier, of Northport, was found not guilty of sexual abuse, attempted sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child, by District Court Judge ...
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Dance instructor accused of sexual abuse of student
KRIS-TV - Corpus Christi,TX,USA
"Sandra Borrego is presently under investigation for aggravated sexual assault of a child," District Attorney Carlos Valdez said. According to an affidavit ...
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$1 million bail for man held in sex abuse of 2 young sisters
Chicago Tribune - United States
... charged with predatory criminal sexual assault, aggravated criminal sexual abuse, aggravated criminal sexual assault and sexual exploitation of a child, ...
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UK can now demand data decryption on penalty of jail time
Ars Technica - Boston,MA,USA
The Home Office has steadfastly proclaimed that the law is aimed at catching terrorists, pedophiles, and hardened criminals—all parties which the UK ...
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Group of pedophiles convicted in Yekaterinburg
ITAR-TASS - Moscow,Russia
The court ruled to sentence Lobov to 17 years in prison, Sipakov – 16 years, Malyarenko – 20 years. "Another two pedophiles escaped justice. ...
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7 years ago

Clearwater man accused of molesting girlfriend's
ABC Action News - Tampa,FL,USA
Justino Maye is charged with lewd and lascivious molestation. Police say the victim's mother found a note which contained sexual connotations from Maye to ...
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Molestation Sentencing
XETV FOX6 San Diego - San Diego,CA,USA
A San Diego woman is headed to prison for helping her step-father molest an 11-year-old girl. On Tuesday, a judge sentenced Lindsey Stockton to three years ...
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Man accused of molesting girlfriend's daughter
Tampa Bay's 10 - St. Petersburg,FL,USA
The teen says Maye molested her and had her perform two sex acts on him. Maye is charged with Lewd and Lascivious Molestation. ...
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Romans charged with burglary, assault, molestation
Rome News-Tribune - Rome,GA,USA
By Mike Perry, Rome News-Tribune Staff Writer A 29-year-old man was being held at the Floyd County jail this morning on charges of child molestation, ...
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Malaga man being tried for raping child
Carlsbad Current Argus - Carlsbad,NM,USA
By Tom Moody CARLSBAD — The trial of a Malaga man accused of child molestation began Monday in district court, after he was bound over for trial more than a ...
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Man Pleads Not Guilty To Molestation On Campuses
CBS 2 - Los Angeles,CA,USA
He also is charged with four misdemeanor counts of child molesting. Ortega allegedly approached two girls on the campus of Sierra Elementary about 7:30 am ...
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Child molester sentenced to 20 years in prison
Idaho Mountain Express and Guide - Ketchum,ID,USA
By TERRY SMITH A Peruvian citizen was sentenced to 20 years in prison Tuesday afternoon for molesting a 4-year-old girl in Hailey almost a year ago. ...
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Baby Sitter Sentenced For Molesting Girl
NBC Sandiego.com - San Diego,CA,USA
Her stepfather, Rick Stockton, also pleaded guilty to several counts of child molestation. Investigators said Lindsay gave the young victim alcohol and ...
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State police set $2000 reward to catch fugitive child molester
Allentown Morning

7 years ago

Man, 37, charged with child sexual abuse
Baltimore Sun - United States
Stephen Michael Gayer, 37, of the 100 block of Bourbon Court was arrested Friday and charged with five counts of sex abuse of a minor, third-degree sex ...
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Talking to children about sexual abuse
Rutland Herald - Rutland,VT,USA
Allegations of child sexual abuse are always difficult to comprehend and accept. Understandably, some young children may feel confused. ...
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Former Katy teacher sentenced in sexual abuse
Houston Chronicle - United States
... teacher in the Katy Independent School District has been placed on 10 years probation and fined $1000 after pleading guilty to sexually abusing a child. ...
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Teen says mom failed to stop stepdad's abuse
Wilmington Morning Star - Wilmington,NC,USA
"Child sexual abuse cases are some of the most difficult prosecutors face because of the disbelief and not wanting to believe that parents would do this to ...
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Parents accused of child abuse
St. Petersburg Times - St. Petersburg,FL,USA
By Times Staff Writer LARGO - A mother and father were charged with child abuse late Monday after Largo police found them passed out in the front seat of a ...
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Kelsey's run aims to prevent child abuse [3 mins ago]
NewsOK.com (subscription) - Oklahoma City,OK,USA
Kathie Briggs, her grandmother, and Teri Sigman, Kelsey's step-grandmother, are organizers for the second annual Kelsey Briggs Run Against Child Abuse, ...
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Woman convicted of child abuse and neglect
The Free Lance-Star - Fredericksburg,VA,USA
Latoya L. Haley, 24, was found guilty of child abuse and child neglect. The jury recommended that she serve two years on the abuse charge and no jail time ...
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Johnston County Child Abuse Case is Brought Before District Judge
KTEN - Denison,TX,USA
Authorities claim the abuse took place while the baby girl was with her grandparents. During the investigation, police say while at her grandparents, ...
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Clearwater man accused of mole

7 years ago

Tips to keep kids safe
Cape Cod Times - Hyannis,MA,USA
Eliminating or reducing one-adult/one-child situations dramatically lower the risk of child sexual abuse. Talk about it. Children often keep abuse a secret, ...
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Sexual assault: Silent sufferering
Cape Cod Times - Hyannis,MA,USA
"Our goal here is to prosecute cases that can be prosecuted," said Glenny, who has headed child abuse prosecutions in the region since 1991. ...
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Child sex assaults highest in Aiken
Aiken Standard (subscription) - Aiken,SC,USA
"We have both been surprised at the number of child-on-child sexual abuse," Miller-Dupre said. The center, with the help of her involvement, hopes to expand ...
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Two arrested in AFP child porn sting
The Australian - Sydney,Australia
Earlier this month a US federal judge sentenced a 42-year-old man with AIDS to 30 years in prison for the sexual abuse of an young boy, following a tip-off ...
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Child sex charges against Collins withdrawn
ABC Online - Australia
Charges of child sexual abuse and possessing child pornography against the former federal minister and Northern Territory senator Bob Collins have been ...
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Perfect lies and imperfect detectors
Taipei Times - Taiwan
Next year, the British government will introduce mandatory polygraph tests for pedophiles in three regions. Some insurance companies have been using ...
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Former cop moves; lawsuit dropped
Sandusky Register - OH, USA
It would not be suprising since the Prosecutor's office is notorious for soft prosecutions of pedophiles ie special prosecutors and visiting judges. ...
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35-W Survivor Charged With Child Abuse
WEAU-TV 13 - Eau Claire,WI,USA
The Spooner man who survived the Minnesota bridge collapse but was later charged with child abuse will be in court this week. Twenty six year old Michael ...
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Police encourage child abuse victims to speak out
ABC Regional Online - Australia
The Child Protection Squad has arrived in the Fitzroy Valley, in northern Western Australia, as part of its ongoing investiga

7 years ago

675 child rights advocates to tackle abuse, neglect in forum
Inquirer.net - Philippines
... a regional child protection policy for Asia, "influencing public policy" for a child-friendly judicial system, and child abuse prevention, among other aims.
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A welcome intervention, if done with sensitivity
Sydney Morning Herald - Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
The problem of child abuse and violence can never be tackled in isolation, as a plethora of reports have noted. It is linked to unemployment, education, ...

Suit charges sex abuse by priest
Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Sarasota,FL,USA
The diocese is also named as a defendant in the lawsuit, with JG alleging the diocese has allowed priests accused of sexual abuse to stay here, and conceals ...
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Help CAN Council prevent child abuse, neglect
Battle Creek Enquirer - Battle Creek,MI,USA
In Calhoun County there is a resource for parents, caregivers and professionals to reach out to: The Calhoun Child Abuse and Neglect (CAN) Prevention ...
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Director in abuse inquiries reassigned
Denver Post - Denver,CO,USA
Margaret Booker was in charge of Denver's child-abuse intake section when Chandler Grafner, 7, starved to death. By Arthur Kane This family photo shows ...
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Sexual assault: dark secrets
Cape Cod Times - Hyannis,MA,USA
When Sandy told her then-husband's father about the sexual abuse, she said the older man put a gun down her throat lest she go forward with the allegations. ...
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Sex abuse by keystroke - battling online child porn
Bangkok Post - Thailand
Child pornography and child abuse may be as old as Mankind, but the internet has opened new channels and forums for distribution, experts gathered at a ...
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Drug abuse to child abuse
Arizona Republic - Phoenix,AZ,USA
That evidence has been around for years and is backed up by national statistics, yet our state doesn't keep an official tally on substance abuse by parents ...
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Protection policy against child abuse
New Straits Times - Persekutuan,Malaysia
"Child minders and teachers need to be trained to look out for warning

7 years ago

Senate calls for child abuse commission
ABC Online - Australia
The Senate has called for a Royal Commission into child abuse and sexual assault, especially in institutions. The motion's author, Democrats Senator Andrew ...
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The crime is abuse of a child
Cincinnati Post - OH,USA
Doe's forced marriage falls easily into the moral category of child abuse. So I sympathize with the desire to get Warren Jeffs. ...
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Tarlac solon seeks Internet curbs on porn
Inquirer.net - Philippines
RA 7160 does not provide adequate protection to victims of other forms of sexual abuse such as child pornography. "Unlike in other countries, ...
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Sexual abuse linked to weight gain
ScienceAlert - Australia
"The study's findings highlight the need for clinicians to be aware not only of the long-term mental health sequelae of child sexual abuse but also of the ...
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Federal Appeals Court Dumps Abortion-Child Sex Case on Technicality
Christian News Wire (press release) - Washington,DC,USA
Kansas law requires that health care professionals, teachers, and other professionals who work with children must report all suspicion of sexual abuse. ...
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Internet Home to Most Child Sex Crimes, Expert Says
Deutsche Welle - Germany
DE spoke with Torsten Meyer, the chief investigator in the German state Saxony-Anhalt and an expert in the area of child sexual abuse. ...
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Childhood rape linked to weight gain
TVNZ - New Zealand
Girls who have been raped are more likely to become overweight than other young women, according to a study that strengthens links between sexual abuse and ...
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Call for comprehensive child abuse inquiry in Australia
Radio Australia - Australia
The Australian upper house is calling for a Royal Commission into the sexual assault and abuse of children. We're planning some improvements to this website ...
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Ashwaubenon man waives hearing in child abuse case
Green Bay Press Gazette - Green Bay,WI,USA
He is charged with physical abuse of a child, a felony that carries the potential of 10 years in prison. Authoriti

7 years ago

Topekan Found Guilty of Rape and Abuse of Young Daughter
WIBW - Topeka,KS,USA
The Shawnee County District Attorney's office says the evidence showed a long history of physical abuse, rape, and sexual abuse of his daughter when she was ...
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Trial resumes for Blakeslee man on child abuse charges
Pocono Record - Stroudsburg,PA,USA
He later was examined there by forensic child abuse expert Andrea Taroli, head of the Pegasus Child Advocacy Center's Carbondale and Tobyhanna offices. ...
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Exotic Dancer Once Praised As Hero Faces Child Abuse Charge
WPBF - West Palm Beach,FL,USA
An exotic dancer who was hailed as a hero last month for reviving a client who passed out during a private strip show is now accused of child abuse, ...
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Child abuse trial begins in Monroe County
PoconoNews.net - Newburgh,New York,USA
Stroudsburg - Opening statements were heard Tuesday in the attempted murder trial of a Long Pond man, accused of shaking his two-month-old son, and slamming ...
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Couple to be charged in alleged sexual abuse of minor
Muskogee Daily Phoenix - Muskogee,OK,USA
Sherry LaBounty -- Child abuse by enabling and failure to protect a minor child between Sept. 1, 2005, and Sept. 11, 2007. She is accused of procuring or ...
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Man faces sex charges in molestation of girl
Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Sarasota,FL,USA
Detectives were looking for James Warren, 28, because he was wanted on child molestation and rape charges from Spokane County in Washington, the Sarasota ...
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After 'molestation', IP College girls want police exam cancelled
Expressindia.com - New Delhi,India
Students complained that several men passed lewd comments at them, some even molested them. As a mark of protest, IP College authorities will also take up ...
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Former Ohio Bus Driver Pleads Guilty to Molestation
WTRF - Wheeling,WV,USA
MORRISTOWN, Ohio -- An Ohio man who drove a bus in the Union Local School District pleaded guilty Monday to one count of gross sexual imposition and three ...
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Child molester receives 20 years
Evansville Couri

7 years ago

Paedophile gets 3 years for child abuse
B92 - Serbia
Statistics from the Interior Ministry (MUP) show that in the first seven months of this year there have been 34 cases of child abuse, involving eleven boys ...
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Man, 19, charged with felony child abuse
Sheboygan Press - Sheboygan,WI,USA
By Eric Litke A 19-year-old Sheboygan man was charged Monday with child abuse for allegedly shaking his 4-month-old daughter when she did not burp after a ...
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Kids' TV host in child abuse trial
Advertiser Adelaide - Adelaide,South Australia,Australia
Ms McGrath said Marshall became friends with the boy's family and the sexual abuse continued at Marshall's homes around Adelaide and at the Channel 7 (now ...
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Former TV host accused of child sexual abuse
ABC Online - Australia
The District Court is hearing child sexual abuse allegations against a former TV host in Adelaide. (ABC News: Gary Rivett) A court has heard that a former ...
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Won't help sex-abuse inquiry, ex-officer says
Globe and Mail - Canada
It was in 1993 when Mr. Dunlop first learned about allegations of child sexual abuse against a city priest. Mr. Dunlop would later deliver the file, ...
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Ex-Cornwall cop snubs sex abuse inquiry
Canoe.ca - Canada
... neither of them directly answered questions related to what's believed to be the central role they played in uncovering decades of child sexual abuse. ...
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Moral Snake Oil Soothes as Sexual Abuse of Women Continues in DRC
OpEdNews - Newtown,PA,USA
What was it like for her to experience labor and delivery of this child? Did she have other children? She was beautiful with eyes that laughed and a good ...
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Stroud Twp. man charged with child rape
Pocono Record - Stroudsburg,PA,USA
By ADAM McNAUGHTON STROUD TOWNSHIP -- Police have arrested and charged a man with several crimes related to sexual abuse of a juvenile female after an ...
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Priest Accused of Sexual Abuse

7 years ago

Congressional scorn for cyber child porn
Manila Times - Philippines
The provision declares that "State Parties" should undertake all measures to protect the children from all forms of sexual exploitation and abuse such as ...
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Teacher Arrested for Child Sexual Abuse
WCAX - Burlington,VT,USA
Police say a 6th grade school teacher in Bradford tried to kill himself after being arrested for sexually abusing a child. The alleged victim came forward ...
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Deadly serious
Sydney Morning Herald - Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
"The issue of child sexual abuse and all the other issues that face indigenous Australians have been urgent for a long time," says Grant, host of the SBS ...
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Reports of sex assaults on kids rise
Grand Junction Sentinel - Grand Junction,CO,USA
The center took its first report of sexual abuse on a child on Aug. 22, 1997. In the following 10 years, the center has seen 8400 children and family ...
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When the molester is a sibling
St. Petersburg Times - St. Petersburg,FL,USA
"There is no pamphlet you can throw at a family and say, 'Good luck with this,'" said Lora Karas, a member of Hillsborough County's Sexual Abuse ...
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Untold agony of child abuse victims
Times of India - India
A Korean proverb says, "tell me how you treat your child and I will tell you who you are." If parents and guardians do not step forward to stop child abuse, ...
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MDIT team effective in child abuse convictions
Beckley Register-Herald (subscription) - Beckley,WV,USA
LEWISBURG -- Child abuse convictions and guilty pleas have increased nearly fivefold in Greenbrier County from three in 2003 to an astounding 14 so far this ...
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Sweden sees increase in reports of child abuse
The Local - Sweden
The number of reported cases of child abuse in Sweden is continuing to increase, Dagens Nyheter reports. During the first half of the year, there were 717 ...
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7 years ago

Sexual abuse victims should alert diocese - Bishop of Kilmore
Belfast Telegraph - United Kingdom
The Bishop of Kilmore has encouraged anyone with any concerns in relation to sexual abuse to come forward. It comes following yesterday's revelation that a ...
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Men: guilty until proven innocent
Savannah Morning News - Savannah,GA,USA
After all, in the majority of reported sexual abuse cases, the predators are male. I was just being an informed and cautious parent. Right? Not quite. ...
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News uncovers 225 more cases of school bus abuse
New York Daily News - New York,NY,USA
Last spring, the DOE insisted it had given The News all substantiated cases of physical and sexual abuse aboard buses in response to the FOIL request. ...
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Agency chosen for program
Youngstown Vindicator - Youngstown,OH,USA
... Ohio that was selected to participate in a pilot project that focuses on using alternative methods for investigating reports of child abuse and neglect. ...
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Mobile man charged in child sexual abuse at wife's day care
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - Fort Wayne,IN,USA
Latest from AP AP A 56-year-old Mobile man has been arrested and charged with sexual abuse of three girls under 6 years old while they attended his wife's ...
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Couple sentenced to prison for sexual abuse of adopted daughter
Valencia County News Bulletin - Belen,NM,USA
"It is with great sorrow, disappointment, fears and prayers that I'm in this courtroom today on behalf of my oldest child, Ellery James," she said. ...
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Richmond mother charged with murder in 8-year-old son's death
San Jose Mercury News - CA, USA
Prosecutors filed a murder charge against a mother already facing torture and child abuse charges in connection with the death of her 8-year-old son. ...
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The unseen fight against autism
Times Online - UK
The article refers to activities (whipping and force feeding) "that look to an outsider like child abuse". There can be no double standard for vulnerable ...
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7 years ago

Accused child molester arrested
Macon Telegraph - Macon,GA,USA
By Amy Leigh Womack - Telegraph Staff Writer A 49-year-old man was arrested by the US Marshal's Service on Thursday for aggravated child molestation charges ...
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Nicasio doctor pleads guilty to child molestation
Marin Independent-Journal - San Rafael,CA,USA
A retired Nicasio podiatrist charged with molesting a boy for more than a year has pleaded guilty in a deal with prosecutors. Alan Lawrence Ager, 59, ...
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Jury convicts man of child molesting
Henderson Gleaner - Henderson,KY,USA
A previous jury convened in the same case last month and acquitted Wilson of one felony child molestation charge, was hung on a second count and convicted ...
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Moon man charged with child molestation
Beaver County Times - Beaver County,PA,USA
A Moon Township man was arrested by local police Thursday on accusations of child molestation. Moon police charged Ronald David Marple, 59, of 306 Shafer ...
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Molestation convictions reversed for ex-teacher
San Diego Union Tribune - United States
By Greg Moran A state appeals court reversed yesterday the 2004 child molestation convictions of a popular Toler Elementary School teacher who is serving a ...
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Ministry's web of deception needs a virtual reality check
Sydney Morning Herald - Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
How many children have been approached by pedophiles online, a practice known as grooming? According to the NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research, ...
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A federal case
Daily Press - Newport News,VA,USA
The Internet also makes it easier for pedophiles to find victims in chat rooms and social networking sites. That makes the world more accommodating for ...
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`A monster' no more
Toronto Star - Ontario, Canada
He was Wray Budreo, one of Canada's most notorious pedophiles, in and out of prison for 30 years for sexual offences against adolescent boys. ...
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Sentence stands for man jailed over child abuse images

7 years ago

What were their parents thinking?
Times Online - UK
Meanwhile, the older boys spot this child's vulnerability, making him the target of bullying and abuse, not infrequently of a sexual kind. ...
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Child abuse, neglect deaths hold steady
Journal and Courier - Lafayette,IN,USA
That suggests to Grossman that some child services' work to prevent child abuse and neglect is succeeding to some extent. Jane Harvey serves on one of the ...
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Former Enid day care operator faces felony child abuse
Enid News & Eagle - Enid,OK,USA
By Cass Rains Staff Writer A former Enid home day care operator was charged with felony child abuse Tuesday for allegedly shaking a 6-month-old boy who was ...
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Child abuse and neglect referrals up sharply
WBBH - Ft. Myers,FL,USA
COLLIER COUNTY: NBC2 has uncovered that child abuse and neglect referrals are up more than 30-percent in Collier County this year. ...
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State had 53 abuse, neglect deaths in FY 2006
WLFI.com - West Lafayette,IN,USA
The report by the Indiana Department of Child Services says a lack of parenting skills and family problems were among the top risk factors in both abuse and ...
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Ex-choir director admits child abuse
Florida Times-Union - Jacksonville,FL,USA
Johnson's eight-year sentence was shorter than the 10-year prison term he received in January 2003 for child molestation. At that sentencing, Johnson said ...
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Child abuse or fashion
Daily Telegraph - Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
By Greg Stolz A 12-YEAR-OLD girl has become the centre of a massive controversy over whether she is a victim of child exploitation after a fashion festival ...
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Breaking the circle of domestic violence
ic Wales - United Kingdom
One of the most important laws is The Family Law Act 1996, which is an all-embracing Act that allows a person to apply for a non molestation order and/or ...

7 years ago

Family Sues Loveland Church Over Molestation
cbs4denver.com - Denver,CO,USA
The lawsuit claims the church didn't protect the boy from being molested by another church member at Gateway Baptist Church in Loveland. ...
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Man charged for child abuse, neglect
KUAM.com - Dededo,GU,USA
A 27-year-old man faces multiple charges of child neglect, child abuse and family violence. JJ Kelap was arrested in connection to a case in which police ...
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Alleged Cattle Prod Child Abuse Prompts DSS Internal Investigation
WRDW-TV - Augusta,GA,USA
AIKEN, SC-- Aiken County Sheriff Michael Hunt calls it the most shocking case of child abuse he's ever seen. A couple accused of using a handheld cattle ...
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KidNation on CBS is Child Abuse
NewsReleaseWire.com (press release) - USA
KidNation series airing for first time on September 12 on CBS is a form of Child Abuse. Show should be cancelled; Producers of events in the desert should ...
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Vian man accused of child abuse
Sequoyah County Times - Sallisaw,OK,USA
A Vian man is facing one count of child abuse after his step-daughter allegedly incurred bruising from a belt spanking after the man said the girl and his ...
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Father, mother plead guilty to killing son
Myrtle Beach Sun News - Myrtle Beach,SC,USA
Devin Antoine Watson and Mary Christina Dey both pleaded guilty to homicide by child abuse Monday. The child, Darrell Watson, died from a skull fracture in ...
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Woman receives probation in child abuse case
Charlotte Sun-Herald - Charlotte,FL,USA
Blair was charged last April with child abuse and possession of a harmful chemical substance for inhalation. Authorities found her and her 5-year-old son ...
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Ex-cop cleared of child molestation
True Citizen - Waynesboro,GA,USA
By Anne Marie Kyzer Staff Writer An ex-police officer for the cities of Waynesboro and Sardis has been cleared of child molestation charges by a Burke ...
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Man faces child molesting charges
Monticello Herald Journal - Monticello,IN,USA
A Burnettsville man charged with two counts of child molestation wa

7 years ago

Parents main perpetrators of rampant child abuse
Jamaica Gleaner - Kingston,Jamaica
"We are very concerned about the apparent child abuse and we seriously want to tackle it," Ann Green, chief probation officer, said. ...
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Community Gathers to Help Stop Child Abuse
KLAS-TV - Las Vegas,NV,USA
Not many weeks go by in the Las Vegas Valley without a new reported case of child abuse and neglect. Deaths by abuse and neglect have even prompted an ...
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Child abuse on rise
Village Voice.com.au - Rozelle,New South Wales,Australia
A University of NSW child protection expert has called for immediate action to address a disturbing rise in the incidence of child abuse and neglect in ...
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KIDS Act: How Far is The Law's Online Reach?
InternetNews.com - USA
But it doesn't respond to what we know about the nature of child molestation." Instead of passing laws like the KIDS Act, Finklehor wants lawmakers to treat ...
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Ex-Dothan Church Leader Pleads Guilty To Child Molestation
NBC13.com - Birmingham,AL,USA
(AP) - A former Dothan church leader is headed to state prison after admitting he molested young girls. 53-year-old Earl Houston Holland entered the plea ...
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Retired Priest Sentenced for Molestation
The Associated Press -
It was the first lawsuit filed under a new Delaware law allowing victims of child sexual abuse to seek damages for abuse that occurred years ago. ...
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Stopping sexual abuse of Russian kids
The Japan Times - Japan
... transnational character of transactions involving children, it is imperative to strengthen international collaboration to counter child sexual abuse. ...
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Photo: Jonathan Turner
Quad-Cities Online - Rock Island,IL,USA
For the fiscal year ending June 30, 2006 (the last year figures are available), the center pursued 240 abuse claims, including 207 sexual abuse cases. ...
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Former soccer coach convicted of rape, sexual abuse (5:28 pm)
Stockton Record - Stockton,CA,USA
... 54, of eight counts, including lewd acts on a child, rape and the continual

7 years ago

How to prevent child abuse (4)
ABS CBN News - Philippines
By KATRINA LEGARDA Here is the fourth part of our series on how you can prevent emotional and psychological abuse of children, as advised by Dr. Norietta ...
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The internet... An exciting place to be!
di-ve.com - Malta
The National Hotline for Child Abuse Over the Internet is manned by a team of professionals who are ready to guide you in such cases. ...
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After Bryan, help for his girls
St. Petersburg Times - St. Petersburg,FL,USA
If you or someone you know is a victim of child sexual abuse, experts recommend you seek professional counseling. If you have been the victim of rape and ...
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NH fugitive placed on most-wanted list
Concord Monitor - Concord,NH,USA
Reid added, "We've really come a long way in terms of there being a recognition and understanding of pedophilia, the recidivism rate and . . . the danger to ...
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Child home-screening plan 'insult'
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
The proposal is in response to shocking child abuse statistics. Regular Unicef report cards, updated this year, consider New Zealand the most dangerous ...
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CPS tales: Justice?
Victorville Daily Press - Victorville,CA,USA
Authorities began investigating a case of child molestation, but had not concluded the investigation and the man had not yet been arrested. ...
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Child molester gets long sentence
Mercury-Register - Oroville,CA,USA
By Terry Vau Dell/MediaNews Group A repeat Chico child molester agreed Wednesday to the maximum term of more than 21 years in state prison, after admitting ...
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Indictments: WKU student indicted on child molestation charges
Bowling Green Daily News - KY, United States
By the Daily News A 36-year-old Western Kentucky University student who was indicted in August for possession of child pornography has now been charged with ...
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7 years ago

Psychiatrist Enters Plea to Molestation
The Associated Press -
(AP) -- A prominent child psychiatrist pleaded not guilty Thursday to molesting his patients, after a judge ruled that there was enough evidence for him to ...
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Bedford man facing molestation charge
The Herald-Times (subscription) - Bloomington,IN,USA
Ronald A. Everroad, 46, faces a preliminary charge of child molesting, a Class C felony. In a probable-cause affidavit filed by Indiana State Police trooper ...
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Judge Dismisses Two Jurors In Molestation Trial
TheDay - New London,CT,USA
... trial of James J. Nieto became witnesses Friday after a court officer reported overhearing one panel member talking about the child molestation case. ...
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Possible Child Abuse Case Involving Infant Twins
KBSD - Dodge City,KS,USA
by Cliff Judy Wichita Police are investigating a possible case of child abuse involving two infants. The two are twins, and police say they were both taken ...
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An unholy alliance
The Observer - UK
Detectives believe that the proliferation of child abuse sites has created more paedophiles than they would otherwise expect. The popularity of Cox's site ...
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Lawrence County man faces child molesting charge
Times-Mail (subscription) - Bedford,IN,USA
Ronald A. Everroad was charged with child molesting, a Class C felony, at the time of his arrest at 6:15 pm Saturday. According to a probable cause ...
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Ex-public defender charged with child pornography
Philadelphia Inquirer - Philadelphia,PA,USA
A former Bedford County public defender already charged with child molestation has been charged anew with having child pornography on his county-issued ...
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Man who leaped from hotel had felony conviction
Indianapolis Star - United States
Tim Krochalk, 32, had an outstanding warrant against him stemming from his December conviction for Class C felony child molestation, said Lt. Jeff Duhamell ...
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7 years ago

Child Abuse Tip Had Fatal Effect
Tampa Tribune - Tampa,FL,USA
A representative of the sheriff's unit that investigates child abuse appeared at Friday's shelter hearing in Unified Family Court, in which Circuit Judge ...
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Children's Commissioner under fire
Newstalk ZB - New Zealand
Cindy Kiro is suggesting every New Zealand child is screened at home to try to cut child abuse. Bob McCoskrie from the Families First Lobby says the ...
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Child Abuse Tip Had Fatal Effect
Tampa Tribune - Tampa,FL,USA
A representative of the sheriff's unit that investigates child abuse appeared at Friday's shelter hearing in Unified Family Court, in which Circuit Judge ...
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Children's Commissioner under fire
Newstalk ZB - New Zealand
Cindy Kiro is suggesting every New Zealand child is screened at home to try to cut child abuse. Bob McCoskrie from the Families First Lobby says the ...
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Perth more violent than ever, study shows
PerthNew - Perth,Australia
Ninety per cent said WA did not have enough police, with similar numbers demanding longer sentences for murderers, drug traffickers, rapists, pedophiles, ...
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Weston allows sex offender to remain in home near school
Sun-Sentinel.com - Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
Weston's ordinance is similar to those passed by cities across the state after pedophiles were charged in the murders of Jessica Lunsford and Sarah Lunde. ...
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Man gets life on federal cocaine charges
Bloomington Pantagraph - IL, USA
I have read about pedophiles getting probation, people beaing their children to death and getting single digit sentences and I fail to see how what this man ...
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Senator aims to change sex-offender law
Baltimore Sun - United States
The case might highlight some of the difficulty in protecting the public from pedophiles, said Russell P. Butler, executive director of the Maryland Crime ...
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Man sentenced 15 years for molestation
Chicago Daily Herald - Chicago,IL,USA
By Tony Gordon | Daily Herald Staff An Antioch Township man was sentenced to 15 years in prison Friday after admitting he molested a 12-year-ol

7 years ago

Former teacher accused of child molest claimed threat
WTHR - Indianapolis,IN,USA
Indianapolis - A high school teacher went to court Friday on allegations of child molestation. Now police say Michael Swanson spoke with them about ...
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Doctor's molestation trial set for March
San Jose Mercury News - CA, USA
By Michael Manekin William Ayres, the prominent child psychiatrist accused of molesting dozens of pre-adolescent boys in San Mateo County over decades, ...
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Father goes after man behind 'Predator'
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Columbus,GA,USA
"(Von Erck) can say he knows child molestation won't occur, but he can't say attempted child molestation won't occur, because that's exactly what he's ...
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Accused Child Molester Possibly In Montreal
940 News - Montreal,Quebec,Canada
There could be a child molester on the loose in the Montreal-area. 54-year-old John Canadyan is on the Massachussetts most wanted list. ...
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priest abuse claims settled
San Diego Union Tribune - United States
In July, the Archdiocese of Los Angeles agreed to pay an estimated $660 million to more than 500 victims of child sexual abuse by clergy, making it the ...
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Councilman resigns amid child sex abuse allegations
Tampa Bay's 10 - St. Petersburg,FL,USA
According to a spokesman for the Pinellas-Pasco Circuit Court, Bryan is accused of child and sexual abuse on three females, two of whom were his adopted ...
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7 years ago

Palm Beach Gardens man arrested for molestation
WPTV - West Palm Beach,FL,USA
"Sir, you are charged with a crime of lewd or lascivious molestation, sexual activity with a child". 40-year-old Frank King stood before a judge. ...
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Man sentenced to 20 years for lewd molestation, robbery
Enid News & Eagle - Enid,OK,USA
By Cass Rains Staff Writer A 21-year-old was given a 20-year sentence after pleading guilty to a charges of lewd molestation and robbery with a firearm. ...
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10:06 pm: Molestation charges dropped against Summitville man
Anderson Herald Bulletin - Anderson,IN,USA
The Madison County Prosecutor's Office dropped molestation charges against a Summitville man on Friday, a move his attorney said should have been made much ...
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Former EGHS coach conviced of molestation
Gadsden County Times - Quincy,FL,USA
The former coach for the female basketball team at East Gadsden High School was convicted last week of one count of child molestation on a member of the ...
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East Naples man convicted of exposing self facing molestation ...
Naples Daily News - Naples,FL,USA
But Jerry Wayne Brown Jr., 43, still has a pending trial involving the alleged molestation and rape of two girls in the 1980s, before they were in ...
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Fullum argues molestation case
York Daily Record - York,PA,USA
He also is charged with two counts of witness intimidation in connection with the molestation charges. Thursday, his attorney, Sandra Thompson, ...
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Convicted Fresno Child Molester Gets 24 Years in Prison
ABC30.com - Fresno,CA,USA
09/07/2007 - A Fresno man will now spend 24 years in prison for molesting a little girl and photographing the crime. Mokhtar Ferbrache plead guilty to the ...
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Child molestation arrest
Napa Valley Register - Napa,CA,USA
Valdivia, 23, of Napa was arrested on suspicion of two counts of lewd acts upon a child and the outstanding warrants.
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Former teacher accused of child molest claimed

7 years ago

Madeleine's mum new suspect - friends
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
Police had pursued a series of leads in their investigation, including that Madeleine may have been taken by a peadophile. Under Portuguese law, declaring ...
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JUVENILE DETENTION CENTER ABUSE CASE 10 accused, 1 conviction ...
Indianapolis Star - United States
Tony H. Martin Jr., 28: Charged with sexual misconduct, conspiracy to commit sexual misconduct with a minor and failure to report child abuse. ...
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Abuse case motion slated
2TheAdvocate - Baton Rouge,LA,USA
"Most importantly, the defendant's conduct did not harm the child. In order to constitute sexual abuse, the victim must be present and harmed. ...
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Cook sentenced to 66 years in prison for abuse against children
Meadville Tribune - Meadville,PA,USA
It's believed to be the county's worst case of sexual abuse against children, based on the number of victims and the multiple charges. ...
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'Code of silence' a barrier to justice
New Zealand Herald - New Zealand
Now, it seems, omerta - the code of silence - is hindering police investigations of child abuse and domestic violence. Our right to remain silent is ...
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Local Child Abuse Training Program
WTVY - Dothan,AL,USA
Local law enforcement officers and other first responders in child abuse cases are training to make the process easier for the children involved. ...
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Woman charged with child abuse for hitting boy with belt
Naples Daily News - Naples,FL,USA
Around 9:30 pm Collier County sheriff's deputies responded to an apartment in reference to a child abuse complaint, according to an arrest report. ...
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Mother accused of child abuse, letting kids car surf
9NEWS.com - Denver,CO,USA
DENVER - The district attorney's office charged a woman with child abuse Friday because she is accused of letting her children ride on the hood of her car. ...
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Two arrested on charges of aggravated child abuse, neglect of baby ...
Kingsport Times News - Kingsport,TN,USA
... girl were arrested Friday after a Carter County grand jury indicted the pair on charges alleging aggravate

7 years ago

Child sexual abuse: Disturbing situation in Assam
Merinews - India
Severe forms of sexual abuse include: assault, including rape and sodomy, touching or fondling a child, exhibitionism- forcing a child to exhibit his/her ...
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Man gets 10 years for sexual abuse
Times Daily (subscription) - Florence,AL,USA
He was indicted in May 2006 on two counts of sodomy and two counts of sexual abuse. Bone entered a best interest plea to one count of sexual abuse July 27, ...
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This is our mirror
Dallas Morning News (subscription) - TX,USA
Every week since last November, we have been reminded that there are those in our midst who would abuse and exploit our children. ...
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SC man faces charges in sexual abuse of boy
Charleston Gazette - WV, USA
He is charged with third-degree sexual abuse and sexual assault. Trooper LW Price of the West Virginia State Police interviewed the mother of the child on ...
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Charge added in child-abuse case
Green Bay Press Gazette - Green Bay,WI,USA
Sangraw's wife, Lisa Sangraw, 38, who faces a charge of being party to child abuse, is set for trial on Sept. 26. She'll be back in court on Monday for a ...
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Three indicted on child-abuse charges
Arizona Daily Star - Tucson,AZ,USA
30 with one count each of child abuse. The indictment alleges the three placed the girl "in a situation where her person or health was endangered, ...
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Pittsfield dad's child abuse trial delayed
Green Bay Press Gazette - Green Bay,WI,USA
By Mike Hoeft A Pittsfield man's trial on a child abuse charge has been postponed until Nov. 7 after prosecutors added a new charge to the case. ...
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Child Abuse Prevenetion Conference Begs Community Involvement
WTVQ - Lexington,KY,USA
By Erika Harsh Kids are worth it-that is the theme of a child abuse prevention conference going on in Lexington. Hundreds of people gathered at the Mariott ...
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Man pleads not gui

7 years ago

With Being Cast as Predators
Wall Street Journal - USA
It's true that men are far more likely than women to be sexual predators. But our society, while declining to profile by race or nationality when it comes ...
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Opposition wants Indigenous abuse addressed
ABC Online - Australia
... Robyn Parker, who says she was told of claims of child sexual abuse with pornography, drugs and alcohol misuse allegedly rife in the village. ...
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Spears Cleared of Child Abuse
San Francisco Chronicle - CA, USA
Britney Spears has been cleared of all allegations of child abuse in relation to her custody battle with ex-husband Kevin Federline. ...
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Father jailed for child abuse charges
WWMT - Kalamazoo,MI,USA
The baby is in critical condition. 22-year-old Karl Moyers is now in the Calhoun County Jail charged with First Degree Child Abuse.
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Call for more abuse help
Auckland stuff.co.nz - Auckland,New Zealand
By MELANIE LOUDEN - East And Bays Courier | Thursday, 6 September 2007 An anti-child abuse group says support must be available to help community groups ...
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9/5/07 Scott County Molestation Trial Continues
WLKY - Louisville,KY,USA
SCOTTSBURG, Ind. -- The trial for a southern Indiana man charged with molesting and killing his girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter is again underway in Scott ...
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Man held for alleged molestation of 13-year-old
AZ Central.com - AZ,USA
Robert Spencer Harrold was arrested Monday and was booked on charges of child molestation, sexual assault and public sexual indecency. ...
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Jury receives molestation case
Topeka Capital Journal (subscription) - Topeka,KS,USA
Longstaff's daughter, 33, also told jurors Longstaff raped her two days after Thanksgiving in 2004 and had molested her as a child. ...
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Elderly Man On Trial For Molestation
TheDay - New London,CT,USA
James Nieto, 80, of New Rochelle, NY, is accused of molesting the two girls during visits with relatives in Voluntown. He is related to the girls through ...

7 years ago

Anti-Violence: Small Start in Right Direction
Scoop.co.nz - New Zealand
"Our message has consistently been that the solution to child abuse does not lie in waiting for the government to find the solution or to act, but for local ...
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UPDATE: Fairfield lawyer who stabbed neighbor over molestation ...
Danbury News Times - Danbury,CT,USA
However, Edington's wife Christina -- who told him that their daughter had been molested by neighbor Barry James -- burst into loud sobs, crying out, ...
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Logansport man arrested in molestation
Indianapolis Star - United States
Tipton -- A Logansport man faces charges of child molesting and criminal deviate conduct after an Indiana State Police investigation. ...
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Serial child abuse suspect refused bail
ABC Online - Australia
A 60-year-old Lake Macquarie man has been refused bail after appearing in court on almost 30 child sex charges in the New South Wales Hunter region. ...
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Martin denies keeping child abuse report from PM
ABC Online - Australia
Northern Territory Chief Minister Clare Martin has denied slowing the passage of a damning child sex abuse report to the Prime Minister. ...
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Qld child protective custody figures 'a disgrace'
ABC Regional Online - Australia
Teresa Scott from the National Association for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect says the figures from the Australian Institute of Health and ...
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ministry rejects bill for child protection
Hindustan Times - India
The legal affairs department of the ministry said offences of sexual or physical abuse against children are covered under different sections of the Indian ...
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Depression in women with migraine linked to childhood abuse
EurekAlert (press release) - Washington,DC,USA
Physical or sexual abuse was reported in 38 percent of the women and 12 percent reported both physical and sexual abuse in the past. These results for abuse ...
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7 years ago

Uganda: On Child Abuse
AllAfrica.com - Washington,USA
Child abuse is the physical, sexual or emotional mistreatment or neglect of children by parents, guardians, or others. While most child abuse happens in the ...
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Zim child rights activist held
News24 - South Africa
Child sexual abuse was rampant in Zimbabwe. The scourge was fuelled partly by the myth that men infected with the Aids virus could be cleansed of the virus ...
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Report on Child Sex Offenders
Tiscali Europe - UK
Recent events have again drawn attention to the problems of child sexual abuse and child pornography. You may know what is being done to fight child abuse ...
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MP warns of child abuse epidemic
ABC Online - Australia
Mr Weatherill says, across Australia, there are about 250000 notifications annually of child abuse and neglect. He says the number of children in care has ...
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Minnesota child-abuse reporting law does not create civil liability
American Medical News (subscription) - USA
A recent Minnesota Supreme Court decision relieves physicians of the threat of civil liability under the state's Child Abuse Reporting Act. But the decision ...
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The Point | CRIMINAL HYSTERIA
Philadelphia Inquirer - Philadelphia,PA,USA
Deery patrols Internet chat rooms for would-be child molesters. She has no trouble finding them. "When she logs in to a sex-themed chat room, she is quickly ...
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Grand jury hands up indictments
Providence Journal (subscription) - Providence,RI,USA
Stuart Lopez, 19, of 44 Lexington Ave., Providence, was indicted on two counts of first-degree child molestation. The Providence police allege Lopez ...
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Police: Man Molested Girlfriend's Daughter
INDYchannel.com - Indianapolis,IN,USA
Allen is being on $500000 bond and has a warrant on a total 24 felony counts of child molesting and criminal deviate conduct.
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Family friend charged with molesting girl, 2
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Columbus,GA,USA
Louis Philip Colburn is charged with aggravated child molestation after the victim's grandmother witnessed the act in the child's bedroom, said Columbus ...

7 years ago

Our community united against child abuse at vigil
The News-Press - Fort Myers,FL,USA
The vigil was only the latest show of community support for ending child abuse. We are committed to continuing these efforts and will soon organize a ...
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Child abuse cases can take time
York Daily Record - York,PA,USA
He said the York County District Attorney's child abuse case protocol, first established in the 1990s, warns the investigator "will need to collect a ...
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Grandfather faces child abuse charge
Bartlesville Examiner Enterprise - Bartlesville,OK,USA
Bobby Lee Atterberry faces a charge of child abuse as a result of the alleged incident. According to the probable cause affidavit filed by police in the ...
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Text: Minister Facing Child Porn Charges
MyFox Saint Louis - Saint Louis,MO,USA
The 'self-proclaimed' minister faces more than two dozen counts of child porn and criminal sexual abuse for allegedly making and distributing child porn ...
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Senator Larry Craig's "Intent to Resign:" When An Apology Isn't An ...
The Moderate Voice - USA
The article I wrote then on inadequate response and the pathetic attempts to blame anyone except themselves in the pedophiles' scandal (scandal not being ...
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Marquette Diocese now requires attendance at child abuse ...
Ironwood Daily Globe - Ironwood,MI,USA
Participants will learn the signs of child sexual abuse, the methods and means by which offenders commit abuse and five easy steps people can take to ...
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Riviera Beach couple charged with medical neglect, aggravated ...
Sun-Sentinel.com - Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
Thomas was charged with medical neglect and Dennis with aggravated child abuse and neglect. Anyone with information on the case should call 561-882-3514, ...
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7 years ago

The Prevent Child Abuse Calaveras Council has recently revised and ...
Pine Tree - Arnold,CA,USA
To obtain your free TEEN HELP CARDs contact Tammy Beilstein at the Prevent Child Abuse Calaveras Council (209) 754-6110 today. The Prevent Child Abuse ...
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Man convicted of child abuse now free man
Oak Ridger - Oak Ridge,TN,USA
An Oak Ridge man convicted of child abuse and sentenced to 18 years in prison is now a free man. The state Court of Criminal Appeals earlier this week ...
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Help stamp out child abuse and neglect
Florida Weekly - Florida,USA
The News-Press is hosting a vigil commemorating the victims of child neglect, abuse and murder. It will be at Centennial Park in downtown Fort Myers at 7 pm ...
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Child abuse councils receive funding
Ottumwa Courier - IA, U.S.A.
In addition, each council also received funding for a new grant program addressing prevention of child sexual abuse. Through this grant, an abuse prevention ...
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Man is convicted of raping sister-in-law, 14, in his Queens home
Newsday - Long Island,NY,USA
Gomez, 36, was found guilty in Queens Supreme Court of rape, sexual conduct against a child, sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child. ...
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Local police offer advice on talking with children about sexual abuse
WNYT - Albany,NY,USA
"I think it's very important that when you start a conversation like this to leave it open to the child. Not to get into any specifics. ...
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Teaching children smart ways to stay safe
Hindu - Chennai,India
An initiative of Tulir - Centre for the Prevention and Healing of Child Sexual Abuse, 'Tickles and hugs ...' is an audio book on personal safety for children, ...
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Judge declares youth lockup can be sued over sex abuse
The Star-Ledger - NJ.com - Newark,NJ,USA
Yesterday's ruling largely overturned an earlier finding by a trial court that it was unclear that facility supervisors knew of the sexual abuse and could ...
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7 years ago

Jessica Lunsford's Father Reacts to Death Sentence for His ...
FOX News - USA
COLMES: It's the end of an emotional story that in many ways woke America up to dangers of sex offenders and pedophiles living among us and among our ...
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Henry's law doesn't deserve special session
The Daily Utah Chronicle - Salt Lake City,UT,USA
... times we let first offenses of child abusers, pedophiles and rapists off with a slap on the wrist or allow them to walk on an abbreviated sentences. ...
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Sarkozy unveils new policies for child predators
Taipei Times - Taiwan
Returning from a two-week vacation in the US, Sarkozy said convicted pedophiles would have to submit to a medical examination at the end of their jail terms ...
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Pedophile Viagra outrage
Melbourne Herald Sun - Australia
The doctor, who worked at the Caen prison where Evrard had been serving his sentence, told police he was not given access to his patient's criminal records ...
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French doctor did not know Viagra was for pedophile
EiTB - Euskadi,Spain
... to pledge that pedophiles would in future be assessed by doctors and be treated in hospitals if they posed a threat at the end of their sentence. ...
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Rape of 5-Year-Old Spurs Call to Amend France's Sex Offender Laws
FOX News - USA
PARIS -- French President Nicolas Sarkozy called Monday for a halt to early prison release for some pedophiles after a 5-year-old boy was allegedly raped by ...
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Back porn ban with sex education, Govt urged
ABC Online - Australia
The recent report Little Children Are Sacred identified pornography as a major factor behind child abuse in Indigenous communities. ...
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Scuffle With Son Brings New Abuse Charge For Dad
Tampa Tribune - Tampa,FL,USA
TAMPA - A man convicted last month of felony child abuse, police said, has been arrested again after he punched his 14-year-old son and possibly broke the ...
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Other potential victims a concern in school bus molestation case
Arizona Republic - Phoenix,A

7 years ago

Ex-council chief sentenced for child abuse
The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
The abuse was not uncovered until the family returned home from the trip several days later, when the child cryptically told his mother: ''Kroppy's like ...
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New Bedford parents accused of child abuse
Boston Globe - United States
The Department of Social Services investigated and supported the allegations of physical abuse, said agency spokesman Michael MacCormack. ...
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Britney Targeted in Child Abuse Investigation
TMZ.com - Glendale,CA,USA
Even if she is not physically abusing her children in the sense that immediately comes to mind when you think of child abuse, there is such a thing as ...
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>> Family Tree sees collaboration as key to child abuse prevention <<
Examiner.com - USA
by GM Corrigan, The Examiner BALTIMORE (Map, News) - A forward-looking child abuse and neglect prevention agency makes practicing what it preaches a high ...
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Sexual abuse suspect nabbed in Rocky Point
FOX11AZ.com (subscription) - Tucson,AZ,USA
He was indicted in June 2006 and now faces two counts of Continual Sexual Abuse of a Child and two counts of Furnishing Obscene and Harmful Items to Minors.
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Sex abuse charges against chaplain dropped
NEWS.com.au - Australia
By Colin James CHILD sex abuse charges against a former St Peter's College chaplain have been formally dropped in the Adelaide District Court. ...
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Mexico returns fugitive to US to face four sex-abuse charges
Arizona Daily Star - Tucson,AZ,USA
But by June of that year -- when he was indicted by a grand jury on two counts of continual sexual abuse of a child and two counts of furnishing obscene and ...



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7 years ago

Mangilao Man Arrested For Alleged Child Abuse
Pacific News Center - Hagatna,Guam,USA
William Meno Perez, a security guard with G4, was booked and confined on 10 counts of child abuse, terrorizing, family violence and criminal mischief. ...
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Close the Web on predators
Chicago Sun-Times - United States
To sit back quietly and accept transaction fees from such horrific acts of child abuse is tantamount to being an accomplice to the crime. ...
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Russia's children face abuse and neglect despite economic boom
Kansas City Star - MO,USA
Although oil wealth has enriched a minority of Russians, the poverty, social decay and endemic alcoholism that are at the root of the child abuse have ...
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A Morro Bay man is behind bars for sexually assaulting a child for ...
KSBY - San Luis Obispo,CA,USA
That arrest prompted KSBY to take an in-depth look at the warning signs a child is experiencing sexual abuse. If the unthinkable happens to a child, ...
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Sex abuse report case goes to trial
Sioux Falls Argus Leader - Sioux Falls,SD,USA
By Matthew Gruchow A Harrisburg woman has been indicted on charges that she falsely reported the sexual abuse of a child to Lincoln County authorities. ...
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Child sex abuse by Protestant clergy difficult to document
Press & Sun-Bulletin - Binghamton,NY,USA
BY THE NUMBERS These reports related to complaints of child sex abuse by Protestant clergy in the United States were released by the insurance companies to ...
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If sex offender laws don't work, what does?
MetroWest Daily News - Framingham,MA,USA
Laurie Myers, left, and Debbie Savoia of North Andover talk about sexual abuse laws recently in their towns in the kitchen of Savoia's North Andover home. ...
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Education is oversexed
Times of India - India
This is child sexual abuse but there is no law to book these doctors. To protect boys there is only Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code which specifies ...
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7 years ago

Day-care owner gets up to 90 years in abuse
Detroit Free Press - United States
Douglas J. Clark was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty last month to four first-degree criminal sexual charges and one second-degree criminal sexual ...
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Help us say 'no more' to child abuse, murder
The News-Press - Fort Myers,FL,USA
30, The News-Press will host a vigil commemorating the victims of child neglect, abuse and murder. It will be at Centennial Park in downtown Fort Myers. ...
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Brothers sentenced for sexual abuse
Rapid City Journal - Rapid City,SD,USA
Both men pleaded guilty to abusive sexual contact. They were originally indicted on aggravated sexual abuse of a child and incest charges involving a child ...
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Child sex offenses dominate new criminal laws in Texas
Beaumont Enterprise - Beaumont,TX,USA
Continuous sexual abuse involves two or more sexual abuse acts against a child under 14 in a period of at least 30 days. The sexual abuse can involve ...
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Young Aboriginal leader speaks out about abuse
ABC Online - Australia
Ms Major says she is angry that child sexual abuse keeps happening in Aboriginal communities, and people are not doing enough to stop it. ...
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More use of a vague reason to remove children
Telegraph.co.uk - United Kingdom
Some 5100 children were registered for physical abuse and 2600 for sexual abuse. But while the numbers of children in these categories are falling, ...
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On the twisted trail of a child rapist let loose
Guardian Unlimited - UK
Caen prison is where three-quarters of France's serious sexual offenders are held. And it was through its gates that Francis Evrard, a thrice convicted ...
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I suffered child abuse: Young Aussie of Year
ABC Online - Australia
A leading campaigner against domestic violence and child abuse in A

7 years ago

How To Report Child Abuse, Neglect
KELOLAND TV - Sioux Falls,SD,USA
Suspected cases of child abuse and neglect often don't escape the eyes of concerned neighbors. "Some of the things that we suggest people look for are ...
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IFP to march against women and child abuse
SABC News - Auckland Park,South Africa
They are expected to hand over a memorandum highlighting concerns over women and child abuse. Johannesburg Metro Police spokesperson Wayne Minnaar says ...
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Alleged sexual abuse leads to arrest
WAVY-TV - Portsmouth,VA,USA
Stephen E. Matze of the 2100 Blk. of Holland Rd. was charged last night with one count of Indecent Liberties with a Child, two counts of Sodomy, ...
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Father accused of sexual abuse of 3 daughters
HeraldNet - Everett,WA,USA
He was booked into the Snohomish County Jail for investigation of three counts of first-degree rape of a child, two counts of first-degree child molestation ...
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Child rape rife in Red Centre
Ninemsn - Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
Counsellors and members of aboriginal communities told Sunday they were worried that victims of child sexual abuse were in danger of becoming perpetrators ...
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Is There Hope for the Aborigines?
Washington Post - United States
The report found rampant alcoholism and sexual abuse in the majority of communities there. It identified children as young as 3 as victims of assault. ...
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Measures to curb pedophilia
B92 - Serbia
However, the Serbian judiciary stipulates sentences ranging from three to fifteen years in jail for a statutory rape. In case of grievous bodily harm and ...
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'Silent' marchers speak out loudly against child abuse (+ photos)
New Zealand Herald - New Zealand
A so-called 'silent march' down Auckland's Queen Street was anything but as protested raised their voices against child abuse. ...
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Maid remanded over alleged child abuse
Malaysia Star - Malaysia
PETALING JAYA: A magistrate's court here has ordered an Indonesian maid to be remanded for six days in con

7 years ago

California man charged with attempted child sexual abuse
KTUU - Anchorage,AK,USA
... Alaska (AP) - Prosecutors say a California man is in custody after being charged with attempted aggravated sexual abuse today (Thursday). ...
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Deputies search day care in connection with child abuse investigation
Monitor - McAllen,TX,USA
DONNA -- Hidalgo County sheriff's deputies searched a day care Thursday evening as part of an ongoing investigation into child abuse. ...
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Jury splits verdict in child molest trial
Henderson Gleaner - Henderson,KY,USA
A new trial was set for Oct. 22 on the remaining child molestation charge. Jurors reached the verdict at 9 pm, after nearly nine hours of deliberation. ...
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Ex-corrections guard charged with molestation
The Free Lance-Star - Fredericksburg,VA,USA
The case was referred to Child Protective Services. During an interview with social workers, the girl reported the alleged abuse and the case was turned ...
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Convicted Child Molester Describes Self As 'Monster'
KSBW Channel.com - Salinas,CA,USA
A Santa Cruz man who pleaded guilty to 16 sex crimes -- including four counts of forced child molestation -- has been sentenced to life in prison. ...
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'Rosita' Sexual Abuse Case Repeated
The Nica Times - Managua,Nicaragua
During the sexual-abuse charges against Ortega, Murillo stood by her husband and demonized the women's movement for manipulating her daughter. ...
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Beckley man pleads no contest to sex abuse charge
Beckley Register-Herald (subscription) - Beckley,WV,USA
Paul H. Hall Jr., 34, was indicted in January on two counts of first-degree sexual abuse and one count of first-degree sexual assault stemming from alleged ...
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Noisy protest to march against child abuse
Auckland stuff.co.nz - Auckland,New Zealand
The mother of two daughters says early intervention and education is the key to overcoming child abuse. She also says people who suspect abuse need to do ...
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Amid Russia's boom, a dark secret: chronic abuse of children
PR-Inside.com (Pressemitteilung) - Wien,Austria
While oil wealth has en

Police to contact Heffernan over child abuse allegations
7 years ago

Police to contact Heffernan over child abuse allegations
ABC Online - Australia
Northern Territory police say they will be contacting Liberal Senator Bill Heffernan in relation to child abuse allegations he raised last week. ...
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Hope book will educate about child abuse
Newstalk ZB - New Zealand
A book aimed at educating people on how to detect child abuse has been launched in Hamilton. The booklet titled "How Can I Tell" is an initiative of the ...
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Judge: Woman accused of child abuse not safe to visit nephew
Grand Junction Sentinel - Grand Junction,CO,USA
DeSpain, free on $60000 bail, is charged with five counts of felony child abuse. The alleged incidents occurred between March and May. ...
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Report: State's Child Welfare System Slow To Investigate Suspected ...
Springdale Morning News - Springdale,AR,USA
By Rob Moritz LITTLE ROCK -- A report released Wednesday criticized the state's response time in investigating suspected child abuse cases and a lack of ...
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Coping with unwanted legacy
Winnipeg Sun - Canada
Unacceptably high on the list is child sexual abuse and during the past few years I have written several articles, spoken to victims one-on-one or in groups ...
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Center's new office home to state's oldest sex abuse response team
The Stamford Times - Norwalk,CT,USA
When an interview is conducted, the head of the Child Guidance Center's Child Sexual Abuse Response Team [SART], as well as representatives from the police ...
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Despite New Church Rules, Sex Abuse in Catholic School Went Unreported
New York Times - United States
It required that church institutions "have mechanisms in place to respond promptly to any allegation where there is reason to believe that sexual abuse of a ...
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Elderly Man Arrested For Sexual Abuse Of Teen
abc7news.com - San Francisco,CA,USA
He was arrested on seven charges that include lewd and lascivious acts with a child, sexual exploitation of a child, sodomy, procuring a child for ...
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Man arrested for sexual abuse

7 years ago

Handle child abuse victims with care: Delhi HC
CNN-IBN - New Delhi,India
Several cases of child abuse go unreported as many fear insensitive handling by the authorities. But now, the Delhi High Court has ordered for greater ...
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Home Day Care Investigated For Possible Child Abuse
WDIV - Detroit,MI,USA
Zonsius told the family the child was hurt when he was jumping on the couch and fell off. According to state records Zonsius has been cited in the past for ...
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New law expands child abuse reporting in NY
Newsday - Long Island,NY,USA
Eliot Spitzer has signed a new law to expand circumstances where social service workers must report suspected abuse to the state's child abuse hotline, ...
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Child Abuse Awareness concert Sept. 15
Quad-Cities Online - Rock Island,IL,USA
The River Music Experience and "Grandparents & Others United for Positive Change," are proud to present a very special Child Abuse Awareness concert on ...
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Upper Marlboro Man Convicted of Child Abuse
WJLA - Washington,DC,USA
Investigators say the child was assaulted orally and anally with the inducement of a digital camera. The child's mother took the victim to the hospital ...
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Judge sentences woman to 40 years for role in boy's abuse
Cushing Daily Citizen - Cushing,OK,USA
District Judge Jeff Payton assessed separate 40-year prison terms on one count each of child abuse, child endangerment and child neglect for Sharon Smith. ...
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Pleasanton sexual abuse suspect in standoff with SWAT officers
Contra Costa Times - Walnut Creek,CA,USA
By Roman Gokhman PLEASANTON -- A man being investigated for possible child molestation crimes briefly held police at bay in a stand-off Monday evening, ...
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Easley man charged with sexual abuse of a 6-year-old
Anderson Independent Mail (subscription) - Anderson,SC,USA
The 6-year-old victim told a counselor at the Foothills Child Advocacy Center about the abuse. The center then contacted the sheriff's office, ...
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7 years ago

Poker tourney to help prevent child abuse
WSAV-TV - Savannah,GA,USA
But luckily there are groups like the Lowcountry's Child Abuse Prevention Association that work to bring the numbers down. "We have the shelter for the ...
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Opinions abound both for, against Burge's decision to acquit ...
The Morning Journal - Lorain,OH,USA
Another Wakeman reader opined that ''disipline (sic) is a long way from child abuse. Parents have the RIGHT to disipline (sic) their kids. ...
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HC lays down guidelines in child sexual abuse cases
Indlaw.com - New Delhi,India
It may be noted that the court had heard the matter, spurred by an e-mail informing about how a child, subjected to sexual abuse, continued to suffer in ...
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New Accusations Against Priest Convicted of Sexual Abuse
New York Times - United States
Criminal charges followed in Wisconsin in 2005, and in 2006 Father McGuire was convicted of five counts of indecent behavior with a child stemming from ...
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West Valley man charged with 4 counts of child sex abuse
Deseret News - Salt Lake City,UT,USA
A West Valley City man was charged in 3rd District Court Tuesday with four counts of sexual abuse of a child. The charges were filed in the abuse of a ...
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'To Catch a Predator' suspect back behind bars
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - Columbus,GA,USA
8, and Muscogee County Superior Court Judge Frank Jordan Jr. revoked his bond for his previous charges of attempted child molestation, attempted sodomy and ...
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Zaca firefighter accused in Maricopa child molestation
Midway Driller - Taft,CA,USA
The suspect, James Steven Wynalda, 54, of Visalia, was booked into the Kern County jail and charged with felony counts of oral copulation with a child under ...
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Faulty restraining order sets pedophile free
Los Angeles Times - CA,USA
... we had to dismiss the case," Velasquez said. McClellan has talked openly about his fetish for young girls but has never been convicted of child molestation.
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Handle child abuse v

7 years ago

Aboriginal Abuse Laws Passed
TIME - USA
(CANBERRA, Australia) -- Australia's Senate overwhelmingly approved a package of bills Friday to fight what the government says is rampant child sexual abuse ...
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Dededo Couple Arrested For Alleged Child Abuse
Pacific News Center - Hagatna,Guam,USA
7:31 pm This weekend, a couple from Dededo were arrested on numerous charges including child abuse, criminal sexual conduct, and aggravated assault. ...
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Parents key against child abuse--PS
Malawi's Daily Times - Malawi
BY MIKE CHIPALASA Spiraling cases of child abuse could only be tamed if parents were stuffed with preventive knowledge of the vice, Principal Secretary (P ...
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KIDS TARGET OF SEX ABUSE Montgomery cases up; Autauga, Elmore's drop
Montgomery Advertiser - Montgomery,AL,USA
Montgomery County has seen a 75-percent increase in child sexual abuse cases from 2004 to 2006, according to data collected by Child Protect, the non-profit ...
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New police stations part of NT response to child abuse
ABC Online - Australia
The report into child sex abuse in Indigenous communities was released two months ago. Territory Chief Minister Clare Martin has announced a five-year, ...
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Tokoroa takes stand against child abuse
The Daily Post - Rotorua,New Zealand
About 40 parents and children braved the cold and rainy weather to make a stand against child abuse in a silent march. The march was prompted by the death ...
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Child abuse mystery calls for expert [1 hr ago]
NewsOK.com (subscription) - Oklahoma City,OK,USA
I recommend that your mother ask Madison's pediatrician for a referral to a child psychologist who specializes in abuse. Through discussion, art projects ...
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Eastern Bay Iwi address child abuse
1XX Whakatane - Bay Of Plenty, New Zealand
An Eastern Bay strategy is being worked on by Iwi to deal with child abuse. The Iwi Liaison Committee has discussed the issue following a recent case in ...
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7 years ago

Tyrant Zenawi caught up in Crimes of Rape and Child Molestation in ...
American Chronicle - Beverly Hills,CA,USA
In the present article, we will publish integrally the third chapter of the Report' Main Part that focuses on Crimes of Rape and Child Molestation. ...
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Ex-Winchester man convicted in child molestation case
Palladium-Item - Richmond,IN,USA
WINCHESTER -- A former Winchester resident faces up to eight years in prison after being convicted of child molesting by a Randolph Circuit Court jury. ...
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Just $5ma year could cut child abuse - doctor
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
"Five million dollars would be enough to provide a child abuse service with a mental health assessment in every DHB in the country for a year. ...
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Shocking child abuse is alleged
San Jose Mercury News - CA, USA
Acosta is being held in Santa Clara County Jail on $1 million bail on one count of torture with great bodily injury and one count of child abuse and ...
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Child abuse in mosques: Lifting the veil of secrecy
Sunday Herald - Glasgow,Scotland,UK
Roshni is not focusing only on sexual abuse, however. "If a child wakes up every morning and gets a smack around the head, it will think that's the norm," ...
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7 years ago

Witnesses to child abuse protect kids from a safe distance
Arizona Republic - Phoenix,AZ,USA
When a boy or girl is injured or killed while their guardians are supposedly under the supervision of Arizona's Child Protective Services we blame the ...
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Abuse cases shine light on DSS
SouthCoastToday.com - New Bedford,MA,USA
By Steve Decosta A call is made alleging child abuse or neglect, and the state's Department of Social Services swings into action. ...
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Training could help agencies deal with child abuse
Augusta Chronicle (subscription) - Augusta,GA,USA
By Charmain Z. Brackett | Correspondent Officials from two agencies want to pass on their expertise to prevent the sexual abuse of children. ...
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Molestation trigger protests in B'Pora
GreaterKashmir.com (press release) - Srinigar,India
Bandipora, Aug 18: Molestation of some women of Chanadaghi village here allegedly by troops of Army's 15 Rashtriya Rifles sparked massive demonstrations ...
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:. Molestation triggers protests in North Kashmir
Kashmir Watch - Islamabad,Pakistan
Bandipore-North Kashmir, August 18: Molestation of some women of Chanadaghi village here allegedly by troops of Indian Army's 15 Rashtriya Rifles sparked ...
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Months after molestation, victim follows, gets him arrested
Delhi Newsline - Delhi,India
The Sarojini Nagar police -- the area comes under their jurisdiction --registered a case of molestation. The case was almost forgotten. ...
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Measures to curb pedophilia
B92 - Serbia
Even though some states sentence pedophiles to a life term in prison, maximum penalty in Serbia totals 18 years in jail. Despite the fact that domestic ...
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6:26 pm: Man, 41, to be sentened Monday on molestation charges
Anderson Herald Bulletin - Anderson,IN,USA
An Elwood man could face more than 200 years in prison when he's sentenced Monday in Madison Superior Court 3 on five counts of child molestation. ...
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7 years ago

Mother accused of abuse
Arizona Republic - Phoenix,AZ,USA
Tatum, 29, is facing two counts of child abuse, which carry a minimum prison sentence of 4.5 years combined. Witnesses on Sunday told police they saw Tatum ...
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Mother, boyfriend charged in alleged torture, abuse of toddler
San Jose Mercury News - CA, USA
Acosta is being held in Santa Clara County Jail on $1 million bail on one count of torture with great bodily injury and one count of child abuse and ...
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There is absolutely no excuse for child abuse
Central Maine Morning Sentinel - Augusta,ME,USA
There is so much child abuse in this state and all over. A child doesn't ask to be here and I don't think it's right to abuse a child. ...
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Jacksonville Police Investigate Possible Child Abuse
Today's THV - Little Rock,AR,USA
Jacksonville police say they are investigating a case of alleged child abuse. The victim, a 2-year-old boy is now clinging to life at Arkansas Children's ...
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Senate passes NT indigenous laws
Sydney Morning Herald - Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
The measures, which Prime Minister John Howard says are designed to stop child abuse, include welfare restrictions, alcohol and pornography bans, ...
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Area man gets 20 years for molestation
Journal and Courier - Lafayette,IN,USA
By SOPHIA VORAVONG A Lafayette man was sentenced Wednesday morning to 20 years in prison after admitting that he molested an 8-year-old girl. ...
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3 denied bond in molestation case
The Citizen.com - Fayetteville,GE,USA
All four suspects are charged with child molestation, police said. The investigation began with a tip police received Aug. 2 about sexually explicit photos ...
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7 years ago

In defence of the child
The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
Mandatory reporting of child abuse was introduced in Victoria in 1993 only after the outrage and public pressure that came from the murder of two-year-old ...
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NT laws 'won't stop child abuse'
The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
"Of the 45 communities we visited during the inquiry, Elliott was the worst as far as alcohol and sexual abuse of children was concerned ... ...
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Court says it's unjust but deports man who lived with underage girl
San Francisco Chronicle - CA, USA
... the crime he committed under state law - unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor at least three years younger than he was - is considered sexual abuse ...
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Santa Clara Couple Jailed For Child Torture, Abuse
CBS 5 - San Francisco,CA,USA
Acosta, 20, and Martinez, 26, have each been charged with one count of torture with great bodily injury and one count of child abuse and endangerment with ...
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'Secrets' tackles child abuse
Robertson County Times - TN,USA
Open the discussion of child abuse through songs, comedy and drama this weekend -- and help those facing such challenges at the same time. ...
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Man sentenced for child-sex abuse
Salt Lake Tribune - United States
Another sister, age 34, is charged with two counts each of sodomy on a child and sexual abuse of a child, all first-degree felonies. ...
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Indian Government Moves In To Tackle Child Abuse
MedIndia - India
Meanwhile, cases of child sexual abuse have been steadily increasing. A recent survey conducted by the ministry found that of the 12500 children interviewed ...
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Jury views convicted child-killer's tape
Miami Herald - Miami,FL,USA
At the time of the killings, Ault was on probation for a previous sexual assault and listed on the state's registry of sexual predators. On Nov. ...
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New laws won't combat child abuse: Martin
NEWS.com.au - Australia
N

Child abuse./child molestation
7 years ago
Anyone that willfully harms a child should be locked up for life. I personally think they should be neutered and spayed. There is something very wrong with these people and I don't buy the "I was abused as a child" crutch either. Bottom line, if they were abused they know the pain it causes and would not want to put another child through that pain.
7 years ago

Costa Mesa man guilty of molestation
OCRegister - Orange County,CA,USA
By KIMBERLY EDDS SANTA ANA - A jury convicted a Costa Mesa carpenter Tuesday of spending years molesting his three nieces and a nephew who had moved in with ...
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Molestation arrest made in family case
WFIE-TV - Evansville,IN,USA
Warrick County sheriff's deputies tell 14 News that 44-year-old Scott Allen Chase is accused of molesting a family member numerous times over the past two ...
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Indiantown illegal immigrant arrested on child molestation charge
Stuart News (subscription) - Stuart,FL,USA
By Megan V. Winslow (Contact) INDIANTOWN -- A 52-year-old illegal immigrant has been arrested and charged with sexual battery on a child after allegedly ...
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Two get prison time for child molestation
Marion Chronicle Tribune - Marion,IN,USA
Two men have been sentenced for unrelated charges of child molestation, according to Deputy Prosecutor Dana Kenworthy. Dwight Vandiver Sr., 54, ...
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7 years ago

Cicero man sent to prison in child molestation, pornography
The Post-Standard - Syracuse.com - Syracuse,NY,USA
A Cicero man was sentenced today to spend 6 1/2 to 15 years in state prison for molesting a girl and possessing child pornography. James M. Gapski, 42, ...
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Hartsville woman faces child abuse charge
South Carolina Now - South Carolina,USA
Wendy Lynn O'Neal, 32, of 207 S. 14th St. Apt. E-8, is charged with child abuse and neglect, Darlington County Detention Center reports show. ...
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Silent protest against child abuse
Journal Chrétien - Paris,France
Family First's Bob McCoskrie said the silent protest achieved its aim of getting the community to take ownership of New Zealand's increasing child abuse ...
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Naples woman arrested on drug charge, child abuse
Naples Daily News - Naples,FL,USA
Vanessa L. Williams, whose address in Naples was not released by authorities, was charged with child abuse, abandonment and/or neglect. ...
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Children deserve justice, even in death
ABC Online - Australia
Do adults feel confident about knowing how to respond when they suspect that child abuse is occurring? Are the systems designed to protect children adequate ...
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Police Arrest Man For Sexual Assault Of A Child
CBS 42 - Austin,TX,USA
They said they believe there may be additional victims and anybody with information is asked to call the Child Abuse tip line at (512) 974-6880.
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Woman let sex abuse occur
Joliet Herald News - Joliet,IL,USA
... JOLIET -- Although her trial was scheduled to start Monday, a woman instead pleaded guilty to permitting the sexual abuse of a child in her own home. ...
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Plea for evidence-based policy
ScienceAlert - Australia
By Kyllie Cripps Recently significant attention has focussed on Indigenous family violence and child sexual abuse in the Northern Territory. ...
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Katy Junior High Teacher Pleads Guilty in Child Sex Abuse
MyFox Houston - Houston,TX,USA
A Katy Junior High teacher has pleaded

7 years ago

Ex-teacher admits child abuse guilt
Houston Chronicle - United States
A former math teacher in the Katy Independent School District pleaded guilty Wednesday to one charge of sexual abuse of a child after being found parked in ...
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Source: Child May Have Died In NY-Fla. Abuse Case
WCBS-TV New York - NY,USA
Judith Leekin has already been charged with 10 counts of child abuse for allegedly running a house of horrors, but sources say she may have been involved in ...
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Mom in Mesa abuse case had prior record
East Valley Tribune - Mesa,AZ,USA
A mother arrested in the bloody beating of her son inside a Mesa Wal-Mart earlier this week had a history of child abuse charges stemming back to the 2003 ...
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Local officials urge action against child abuse
Leavenworth Times - Leavenworth,KS,USA
By JOHN RICHMEIER, Times Staff Writer With a recent death being attributed to child abuse, Leavenworth residents have had a recent reminder of the problem. ...
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In sexual abuse case, pastor leaves trail of broken trust
Baltimore Sun - United States
Yesterday, as Gerald Fitroy Griffith pleaded guilty to child sexual abuse, the woman talked of the pain that came with betrayal. Still, some members of the ...
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New tool helps in child pornography battle
WFAA (subscription) - Dallas,TX,USA
Michelle Collins, director of the Center for Missing and Exploited Children, knows more about child pornography and sexual abuse than most people care to ...
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Seminar aims to prevent child sex abuse
The Spokesman Review - Spokane,WA,USA
A training session Friday in Coeur d'Alene aims to educate adults on preventing child sexual abuse. The three-hour session, offered by national nonprofit ...
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District Attorney: Child Abuse Punishment In New Mexico Needs ...
KFOXtv.com - El Paso,TX,USA
"Sexual abuse has been taken very seriously by the legislation and the penalty has gone up," Martinez said. "We now need to look at physical abuse and make ...
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Anthony being retried in Ga.
The Flint Journal - MLiv

7 years ago

No consent for dropped molestation complaint
The Japan Times - Japan
A prosecutor formerly with the Tokyo District Public Prosecutor's Office withdrew a criminal molestation complaint without authorization in March, ...
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Enid man charged with molestation
Enid News & Eagle - Enid,OK,USA
By Cass Rains, Staff Writer Three charges of lewd molestation were filed Monday against an Enid man who is accused of touching three 13-year-old girls. ...
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Church deacon in St. Charles County charged with child molestation
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - MO, United States
Crabdree is charged with one felony count of child molestation involving the girl. That incident happened when Crabdree and his wife took the girl shopping ...
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Man gets 11 years in molestation, drug case
Lynchburg News and Advance - Lynchburg,VA,USA
By Aaron Lee BEDFORD - An Evington man who molested a teenage girl he also supplied with drugs was sentenced to 11 years in prison today. ...
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No Bond in PTC child molestation case
Fayette Daily News - Fayetteville,GA,USA
By Cindy Morley A man and two women charged with child molestation will remain in jail after a Fayette County Magistrate denied bond Tuesday. ...
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12:35 pm: Anderson man formally charged with child molestation
Anderson Herald Bulletin - Anderson,IN,USA
The girl, now 14, told McClain the latest molestation occurred on Aug. 3. Read more about this story in Wednesday's edition of The Herald Bulletin and ...
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Health workers protest hospital inaction against doc in ...
Ludhiana Newsline - Ludhiana,India
Ludhiana, August 14: Protesting against the inaction by health authorities on the complaint against a dental surgeon at Civil Hospital, Ludhiana, ...
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7 years ago

Boise man pleads guilty to child molesting in Calif.
KIFI - Idaho Falls,ID,USA
(AP) - A Boise man has pleaded guilty to child molestation for taking a girl and her sister from Auburn, California about 13 years ago. ...
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Baby Suffers 23 Rib Fractures In Child Abuse Case
KPHO Phoenix - Phoenix,AZ,USA
PHOENIX -- A 16-year-old boy has been charged as an adult in a severe child abuse case that saw his three-week-old daughter suffer 23 rib fractures, ...
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Witnesses describe child abuse at Wal-Mart
KPNX-12 - Phoenix,USA
Shortly after that, calls flooded the police dispatch center, reporting the abuse. It turns out Tatum went to prison in 2005 for child abuse. ...
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Parents Charged with Child Abuse, Torture
News10.net - Sacramento,CA,USA
Diego Rosalio Gallegos, 42 and Shaniah Denise Phillips, 20, were each arraigned on felony charges of child abuse, torture, and lewd and lascivious acts on a ...
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Roland woman faces child abuse charge
Sequoyah County Times - Sallisaw,OK,USA
BY MONICA KEEN, STAFF WRITER A 26-year-old Roland woman was recently charged in district court with child abuse, relating to an incident last month in which ...
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Sale to help fight child abuse
Herald Times Reporter - Manitowoc,WI,USA
MANITOWOC -- A garage sale to benefit the Maritime Wisconsin Chapter of Bikers Against Child Abuse will be held from 3 to 7 pm Wednesday, Aug. ...
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Marshall police investigate possible child abuse case after infant ...
The Marshall Democrat-News - Marshall,MO,USA
The man is being held on suspicion of child abuse and is currently in the Marshall City Jail pending formal charges by the Saline County Prosecutor's office ...
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Tourney to benefit child abuse prevention center
Jackson Sun - Jackson,TN,USA
The event will benefit the Hardeman County Carl Perkins Center for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Nashville's Backfield in Motion for Aspiring Young ...
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Sisters describe sexual abuse
al.com - Birmingham,AL,USA
Echols' attorney, Joe Altadonna, told jurors during an opening statement that his client not only never touched the

7 years ago

Fathers & Families Resolves Crisis over MSPCC Anti-Father Child ...
Men's News Daily - Guerneville,CA,USA
On the subject of child abuse, I would also note that, according to the US Department of Health and Human Services' report Child Maltreatment 2004, ...
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Expert: Child's injury typical of abuse
Press & Sun-Bulletin - Binghamton,NY,USA
The child's body was X-rayed, and Terzian noted his own observations about the fracture in a report. "This is an injury typical of child abuse," Terzian ...
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Abuse of kids on the rise
Helena Independent Record - Helena,MT,USA
By IR Staff - 08/15/07 It was only a coincidence that immediately after printing Eve Byron's two-part series on child pornography and the sexual abuse of ...
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8:28 pm: Man charged with child molestation
Anderson Herald Bulletin - Anderson,IN,USA
The girl, now 14, told McClain the latest molestation occurred on Aug. 3. Patrick admitted to McClain that he inappropriately touched the girl and performed ...
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Cop resigns, facing molestation charges
Online Athens (subscription) - Athens,GA,USA
GBI agents charged Brian Anderson, 26, of Oglethorpe County with child molestation, aggravated child molestation and violating his oath of office, ...
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Teenager recants -- sex case dropped
Orlando Sentinel - Orlando,FL,USA
3 not to pursue child-molestation and sexual-assault charges against the 35-year-old, who grabbed national headlines when he plummeted 70 feet into the dark ...
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Man pleads guilty to molestation
Sacramento Bee - CA, USA
A two-time convicted sex offender pleaded guilty Monday to child molestation, ending a yearlong investigation by the Auburn Police Department, ...
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Terre Haute man accused of child molestation
Terre Haute Tribune Star - Terre Haute,IN,USA
TERRE HAUTE -- A man facing three counts of felony child molestation is expected in court Thursday. John W. Harden, 20, of Terre Haute was arrested Monday by ...
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Boise man pleads guilt

7 years ago

Abuse - a mother challenges MPs
Auckland stuff.co.nz - Auckland,New Zealand
By PAT BOOTH - Auckland | Tuesday, 14 August 2007 They are bitter, shocked and desperate to find an answer to this country's terrible record of child abuse ...
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What do you think of the police 'child abuse' visit?
New Zealand Herald - New Zealand
Greg (Auckland)Having the police turn up on your doorstep to prevent/ investagate child abuse is of course a action that is within their mandate. ...
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Qld man charged over 1985 child abuse
The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
A 74-year-old Queensland man has been charged over the abuse of a child from 22 years ago. Police said the man, from Mossman, near Port Douglas in north ...
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What do you think of the police 'child abuse' visit?
New Zealand Herald - New Zealand
Greg (Auckland)Having the police turn up on your doorstep to prevent/ investagate child abuse is of course a action that is within their mandate. ...
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Qld man charged over 1985 child abuse
The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
A 74-year-old Queensland man has been charged over the abuse of a child from 22 years ago. Police said the man, from Mossman, near Port Douglas in north ...
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OSBI Investigates Coweta Child Abuse Death
KOKI FOX 23 - Tulsa,OK,USA
August 13 - A 2-year-old Coweta boy is dead after suspected child abuse. Kelynn Eric Byrd was taken to St. Francis hospital on Sunday, where he later died. ...
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Man accused of 1985 child abuse
IBN News - Goulburn,NSW,Australia
A 74 year old man has been charged over allegations of child abuse stemming back to 1985. The man will appear in Townsville Magistrates Court on August 28 ...
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NY Loses Money To Fight Child Abuse Over Computer Woes
WNBC - New York,NY,USA
... give out information, the longer workers have to stay in office -- which means they have less time to check on children possibly suffering from abuse. ...
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7 years ago

Mom guilty of allowing her son to abuse girl
Chicago Tribune - United States
Will County Circuit Court Judge Richard Schoenstedt will sentence Donna Stepp, 35, Oct. 25 after Stepp admitted permitting the sexual abuse of a child. ...
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Foster dad gets 4 years for sexual exploitation
Seattle Post Intelligencer - USA
Behind the closed doors of their Redmond home, they said, he would mete out spiteful punishment, humiliation and sexual abuse. Ruth Tamas makes a statement ...
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Girl Child Network Denies Involvement With Designing Firm
AllAfrica.com - Washington,USA
... only mischievous but gross provocation and disrespect for the work that we are doing for the victims of child sexual abuse," she said in a statement. ...
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Man accused of 1985 child abuse
IBN News - Goulburn,NSW,Australia
A 74 year old man has been charged over allegations of child abuse stemming back to 1985. The man will appear in Townsville Magistrates Court on August 28 ...
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OSBI Investigates Coweta Child Abuse Death
KOKI FOX 23 - Tulsa,OK,USA
August 13 - A 2-year-old Coweta boy is dead after suspected child abuse. Kelynn Eric Byrd was taken to St. Francis hospital on Sunday, where he later died. ...
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New IT Bill slips on child pornography
NDTV.com - New Delhi,India
The provision had been unanimously recommended by the expert committee that was set up to curb child abuse. The IT Ministry is yet to respond to reports of ...
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NY Loses Money To Fight Child Abuse Over Computer Woes
WNBC - New York,NY,USA
... give out information, the longer workers have to stay in office -- which means they have less time to check on children possibly suffering from abuse. ...
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Trial set for Pontiac child abuse case
Bloomington Pantagraph - IL, USA
He faces two counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse, a Class 2 felony that carries a possible prison term of from three to seven years. ...
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Mesa Police arrest Mom on suspicion of child abuse

7 years ago

We must do more to stop child abuse
Cincinnati Enquirer - Cincinnati,OH,USA
The last year has produced some of the most brutal and revolting stories of child abuse I can remember - babies beaten so badly their tendons pulled away ...
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Serbia Covers Up Bulgarian Child Abuse - Mother
Sofia News Agency - Bulgaria
... submitted to the prosecutor's office and the court was to set a psychological expertise to determine how detrimental the abuse has been to the child. ...
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Child abuse OAP is jailed
Cambridge Evening News - Cambridge,England,UK
Jailing him for four years, Judge Rodger Hayward Smith QC said the sex abuse offences were so serious that only a lengthy custodial sentence was appropriate ...
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More children doomed to die
Wairarapa Times Age - Masterton,New Zealand
Drug-fuelled families are common, and sexual abuse and alleged sexual abuse is inter-generational and far too widespread it's absolutely horrendous," she ...
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A broken back, ribs smashed, fingernails missing - the terrible ...
Scotsman - United Kingdom
Officers from the Metropolitan Police's Child Abuse Investigation Command have arrested a 25-year-old woman and 31-year-old man on suspicion of murder. ...
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'Not in my family': Brochure urges parents to protect children ...
Williamsport Sun-Gazette - Williamsport,PA,USA
The Task Force heard Downey and other survivors and has produced a brochure titled "Child Sexual Abuse: It Happens in Lycoming County. ...
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Farm children are victims of abuse - study
Independent Online - Cape Town,South Africa
Sexual abuse of children is being exposed. "We bring this to the attention of government and organisations such as Rape Crisis and Child Line. ...
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Talking to your kids helps protect them from abuse
Post-Bulletin - Rochester,MN,USA
Social abuse experts say plenty of steps can be taken to reduce child sexual abuse. Vieth has written an article outlining steps he says could end child ...

7 years ago



Nurses to Help Prevent Child Abuse in High-Risk Families Nearly a ...
Kitsap Sun (Subscription) - WA, United States
The trust is state-funded and was established to provide leadership and a focus on the prevention of child abuse and neglect. ...
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West Valley City man convicted of child abuse
Daily Herald - Provo,UT,USA
AP SALT LAKE CITY -- A West Valley City man has been convicted of second-degree felony child abuse after a 5-year-old girl left in his care nearly starved ...
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Horrific Acts of Child Abuse Alleged at Academy Referred by Scheff ...
WebWire (press release) - Atlanta,GA,USA
BROWARD COUNTY, FLORIDA (August 12, 2007): As the sun sets on one case after another involving Sue Scheff and her one-person company, PURE (Parents ...
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Long legal road in local child sexual abuse case gets longer
Bartlesville Examiner Enterprise - Bartlesville,OK,USA
By Tim Hudson EE County Reporter The long road to trial for a Skiatook man charged with two counts of child sexual abuse against two girls, ages 12 and 13, ...
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Court secrecy rules hide child abuse errors
Telegraph.co.uk - United Kingdom
By Ben Leapman, Home Affairs Correspondent, Sunday Telegraph Shocking failures in the child protection system are being hidden by the secrecy of England's ...
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Once hidden away, child sexual abuse is all too common
Providence Journal (subscription) - Providence,RI,USA
Rhode Island's child-abuse hot line is 1-800-742-4453. Julia Steiny is a former member of the Providence School Board; she now consults and writes for a ...
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The big issue: Child abuse Truth and lies beyond the Langham case
The Observer - UK
If, in seeking help, an offender (or member of an offender's family) were to reveal information deemed as potentially confessing to child abuse, ...
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Child dialled 111 seeking help
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
The Putaruru case is one of hundreds of active child abuse inquiries around the country which police say are stretching resources and causing other crimes ...

7 years ago

No justice in molestation
Monterey County Herald - Monterey,CA,USA
Asa victim of childhood sexual abuse, I am appalled by the lack of prison time for David Martin ("Coach avoids prison in child molestation," Aug. 10). ...
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Springs Boy Scout leader arrested on molestation charges
KJCT8.com - Grand Junction,CO,USA
AP - August 11, 2007 10:14 AM ET COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A Boy Scout leader has turned himself into El Paso County authorities to face charges of ...
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Boy Scout leader arrested on molestation charges
9NEWS.com - Denver,CO,USA
COLORADO SPRINGS (AP) - A Boy Scout leader has turned himself in to El Paso County authorities to face charges of sexual assault on a child by a person in a ...
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Child psychiatrist to stand trial on molestation charges
Tri-Valley Herald - Pleasanton,CA,USA
... only bringing charges in connection with seven alleged victims whose cases fall within the term of legal statute of limitations for child molestation. ...
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Salinas child molester escapes prison time, gets probation
KESQ - Palm Desert,CA,USA
Forty-2-year-old David Martin had pleaded no contest to 2 of the ten original molestation charges against him and he had already served a year in Monterey ...
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Retired child psychiatrist must stand trial
San Francisco Chronicle - CA, USA
California law requires that child molestation charges be brought before the accuser turns 29 years old if the crime occurred after Jan. ...
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La Trobe University, "Bundoora Arabesque" And Australian ...
CounterCurrents.org - India
In response to shocking anecdotal reports in 2006 of Aboriginal child sexual abuse in Australia's Northern Territory (NT), the NT Government set up an ...
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Survivor: Clergy abuse exposure ensures children's safety
DesMoinesRegister.com - Des Moines,IA,USA
... of limitations on civil lawsuits, opening a one-year window for victims of child sexual abuse to file claims, no matter how long ago the abuse occurred. ...
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Timaru marches against child abuse
TVNZ - New Zealand
Around 1000 people took to the streets in Timaru on Sunday afternoon to raise awareness about the increasing num

7 years ago

Jury deliberating on YMCA worker accused of molestation
Atlanta Journal Constitution - GA, USA
By YOLANDA RODRIGUEZ Closing arguments and jury deliberations in the case against Daniel Droltz, the former Cobb YMCA worker accused of child molestation, ...
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Champaign man accused of child molestation
Urbana/Champaign News-Gazette - Champaign/Urbana,IL,USA
Bautista was arraigned Monday on a Class X felony charge of predatory criminal sexual assault of a child. He was released last weekend after posting 10 ...
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Burlington couple charged with felony child abuse
Burlington Times News - Burlington,NC,USA
By Michael Abernethy/Times-News The parents of a 7-week-old are charged with felony child abuse causing serious bodily injury after the child was admitted ...
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Man who starved GI fiancee's daughter is guilty of felony child abuse
Salt Lake Tribune - United States
While agreeing the abuse was not intentional, the judge ruled that Bowden knew the child was suffering and should have sought medical help for her. ...
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Spooner Man Accused of Child Abuse in Court
WEAU-TV 13 - Eau Claire,WI,USA
A Spooner man who survived the bridge collapse last week is now charged with child abuse. Michael Stoner is scheduled to be in Washburn County court Friday. ...
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Priest jailed for child abuse
Lancashire Evening Post - Preston,England,UK
Mrs Banks explained: "She as a child had memories of sexual assaults by him and was concerned that the school children maybe at risk - she decided she had ...
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Wichita Woman Sentenced for Child Abuse
KAKE - Wichita,KS,USA
A 20 year-old Wichita woman is going to prison for a year after pleading guilty to attempted child abuse. Rena Otero was sentenced in a Reno County ...
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7 years ago

Sexual assault suspect asks to withdraw plea
Grand Junction Sentinel - Grand Junction,CO,USA
A Grand Junction man who pleaded guilty in May to sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust with a pattern of abuse asked to withdraw his ...
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Survivor Of Bridge Collapse Charged With Child Abuse
NBC5.com - Chicago,IL,USA
A Wisconsin man who survived the Minneapolis bridge collapse has been charged with child abuse, NBC5 reported on Friday. Michael Stoner and his fiancée were ...
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Napan extradited from Mexico on molestation charges
Napa Valley Register - Napa,CA,USA
In 2001 Osorio, then a Napa resident, was arrested on numerous molestation charges, but fled to his native Mexico. Osorio, 62, was returned to Napa ...
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Prominent San Mateo County child psychiatrist to stand trial ...
KESQ - Palm Desert,CA,USA
AP - August 8, 2007 8:54 AM ET REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) - A prominent San Mateo County child psychiatrist will be standing trial over allegations he ...
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Boy Scout leader arrested in molestation
Colorado Springs Gazette - Colorado Springs,CO,USA
By R. SCOTT RAPPOLD A Boy Scout leader was arrested Friday on suspicion of molesting one of the boys in his troop. Johnny Ray Barmore, 34, a leader in Boy ...
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Former Salinas Coach Gets Probation In Molestation Case
KSBW Channel.com - Salinas,CA,USA
SALINAS, Calif. -- A former Salinas Little League coach who was convicted of molesting a young girl received his sentence on Thursday. ...
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Mesa Grandfather Arrested on Molestation Charges
KTAR.com - Phoenix,AZ,USA
He's been locked up on child molestation and sexual indecency charges. Police are now concerned there may be more victims. Ana Mathews lives in the same ...
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Child molester gets probation
Monterey County Herald - Monterey,CA,USA
Martin, who coached Little League and Pop Warner League in Salinas, pleaded no contest in February to two of 10 original molestation charges against him. ...
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School counselor to be arraigned today on child-rape charges
The Olympian - Olympia,WA,USA
... allegedly occurred in the county, sheriff's spokesman Ed Troyer said. She w

7 years ago

Silent stand taken against child abuse
Gisborne Herald - Gisborne,New Zealand
You have all taken a stand against child abuse today." Some other schools, including Awapuni and Te Hapara, chose not to formally observe the three minutes ...
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Waupun man bound over in child abuse case
The Reporter - Fond du Lac,WI,USA
During a subsequent arraignment hearing, Cazett entered a not guilty plea to charges of physical abuse of a child. If convicted, Cazett faces a maximum ...
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Child abuse cases soar 24.2% to record high for first half
The Japan Times - Japan
The number of child abuse cases in which police took action hit 149 between January and June, up 24.2 percent from a year earlier and the most since ...
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Man will face trial for alleged molestation
Sequoyah County Times - Sallisaw,OK,USA
BY MONICA KEEN, STAFF WRITER A Sallisaw man is expected to stand trial for charges of lewd molestation after he was bound over for trial last week. ...
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Novato Babysitter Arrested For Alleged Molestation
CBS 5 - San Francisco,CA,USA
(BCN) NOVATO A Novato woman accused of molesting two young Novato girls she was babysitting is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday afternoon in Marin County ...
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Molestation suspect says he was teaching girls sex
East Valley Tribune - Mesa,AZ,USA
Police are recommending the Maricopa County Attorney's Office charge James Allen Wimbush, 58, with multiple felony counts of molestation, furnishing obscene ...
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7 years ago

Mexican Child Sexual Abuse Denounced
Prensa Latina - Havana,Cuba
Mexico, Aug 9 (Prensa Latina) Sexual exploitation of minors for commercial objectives is now a common phenomenon in the Mexican capital, encouraged by lack ...
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St. George octogenarian charged with sexual abuse, kidnapping
Salt Lake Tribune - United States
He was booked into the Washington County jail on suspicion of aggravated sexual abuse and child kidnapping. His bail was set at $40000.
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How paedophiles can be stopped
New Statesman - London,England,UK
Victim surveys report that 30-50 per cent of child sex abuse is carried out by young children and adolescents. Some 50 per cent of adult sexual offenders ...
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New evidence surfaces against former lawmaker Ted Klaudt
Rapid City Journal - Rapid City,SD,USA
Even in the rural regions of our United States the freaks are lying in wait for those naive innocent children to make the mistake that pedophiles are hoping ...
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Billy Currington Discusses His Abuse as a Child
CMT.com - Nashville,TN,USA
Billy Currington discusses the child abuse he suffered from his stepfather in an issue of People magazine that arrives on newsstands on Friday (Aug. 10). ...
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After multiple reports of abuse, boy returned to grandparents ...
Seattle Post Intelligencer - USA
By CHRIS McGANN OLYMPIA -- The state failed in its obligation to protect 12-year-old Tacoma boy who, despite multiple reports of suspected child abuse, ...
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Heather Roy's Diary: Child Abuse - Plus Ca change
Scoop.co.nz - New Zealand
This certainly appears to apply to child abuse here in New Zealand. August 8 saw some Kiwis heed the call from Christine Rankin to observe three minutes' ...
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Mid Canterbury takes a stand against child abuse
The Ashburton Guardian - Ashburton,New Zealand
Hundreds of people across the Ashburton District stood in silence for three minutes yesterday as part of a national protest against child abuse. ...
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Real Issues No. 265 – Child Abuse
Scoop.co.nz - New Zealand
It is difficult not to despair, watching yet another young face of a child ab

7 years ago

Child sex ring man sent to jail
BBC News - UK
... earlier admitted abuse of Ms Fowley in a caravan in Perthshire on a single night between April 1990 and June 1990 and to years of earlier sexual abuse ...
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Most abuse complaints ignored in Puyallup case
Seattle Times - United States
In particular, she wants to focus on complaints filed by people who are required by law to report child abuse, such as teachers. Teachers made most of the ...
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Fundraiser to benefit victims of child abuse
Peoria Journal Star - Peoria,IL,USA
Peoria - The Pediatric Resource Center will host its annual fundraiser, Stop Child Abuse 2007, on Oct. 19 at the Country Club of Peoria. ...
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Teacher Charged With Sexual Abuse
WGRZ-TV - Buffalo,NY,USA
Harper's being charged with; a criminal sexual act with a child in the second degree, possession of a sexual performance by a child (police say that's a ...
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WA Gov't sets up specialist police teams to investigate child abuse
ABC Online - Australia
A staff member from the Department for Child Protection will be included in each team. The creation of the teams follow a recent crackdown on child abuse in ...
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Agency Failed in Probing Child Abuse
New York Sun - New York,NY,USA
He added that ACS is making progress despite challenges, including a dramatic increase in reports of child abuse since Nixzmary's case in 2006, ...
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Lifewire: Child abuse and neglect increases during wartime
Bend Weekly - Bend,OR,USA
Researchers analyzed data gathered from nearly 2000 Army families with confirmed incidents of child abuse or neglect. Researchers compared data gathered ...
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Man, 38, charged with assault, child abuse
Baltimore Sun - United States
He is charged with first-degree assault and second-degree child abuse in the June 30 incident at the family's home in Northwest Baltimore. ...
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Child abuse, child pornography cases hit record levels in first ...
Mainichi Daily News - Japan
Police said 164 people were arrested or reported to public prosecutors in child abuse cases reported during the period. They said 1

7 years ago

9:58 pm: Suspect, 36, arrested in molestation case
Anderson Herald Bulletin - Anderson,IN,USA
An Anderson man could face multiple counts of child molestation for allegedly having sex with a girl for about seven years, beginning when she was 7 — and ...
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Suits allege molestation at Roseville school
Roseville Press Tribune - Roseville,CA,USA
Two Roseville families filed suit against the Roseville City School District and three employees, claiming their then first-grade daughters were sexually ...
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Volunteer at Temple Arrested for Molestation
abc7.com - Los Angeles,CA,USA
Forty-one year old, Napthaisong, is under arrest on child molestation charges. LAPD reports that a 7 year-old girl told her mother that he had locked her in ...
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Free On Bail, Bramhall Pleads Not Guilty to Molestation Charges
Lincoln County News - Damarsicotta,ME,USA
By Mike Colbert Former police officer Scott Bramhall, 43, of Friendship, pled not guilty July 24 in Knox County Superior Court to sexually assaulting a 9 ...
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More allegations in molestation case
Monterey County Herald - Monterey,CA,USA
Hawthorne is charged with 15 felony counts and three misdemeanor counts of child molestation, as well as 20 felony counts of possessing child pornography. ...
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Man charged in molestation case released on bond, must wear ...
Naples Daily News - Naples,FL,USA
By Aisling Swift A 53-year-old man charged in a molestation case involving five girls, some as young as 3, posted bond Wednesday after a judge ruled there ...
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Trial date confirmed for man accused of molestation
KGET 17 - Bakersfield,CA,USA
BAKERSFIELD - A local man accused of molesting several underage girls was back in court Wednesday morning. Justin Erbacher, 22, is charged with several ...
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HCJFS Worker Accused Of Child Molestation Turns Himself In
WCPO - Cincinnati,OH,USA
A Hamilton County Job & Family Services employee, accused of molesting an eight-year-old Symmes Township girl, has turned himself in to police. ...
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Local little league

7 years ago

Uncovering Child Sex Abuse: A Stand-Off with the Catholic Church
AlterNet - San Francisco,CA,USA
A nationwide push is happening to extend the amount of time victims of childhood sexual abuse have to seek justice. While most people are rejoicing, ...
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Dubois Man Arrested for Sexual Abuse
KIFI - Idaho Falls,ID,USA
Police arrested 43-year-old David Leon Stone of Dubois on two counts of sexual abuse of a child under 16. He previously pleaded guilty to a charge of ...
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Man pleads guilty to sexual abuse
Troy Messenger - Troy,AL,USA
Bruce Wayne Griffin, 45, waived his right to a trial and entered a guilty plea to a charge of first-degree sexual abuse. A jury already had been selected ...
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Combined statement on child abuse
TVNZ - New Zealand
4. media-based anti-'child abuse' campaign, in the same way road safety 'shock' campaigns are run, raising the awareness of and encouraging 'positive' ...
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Child abuse will only get worse says Bay expert
MyTown Bay of Plenty - Bay of Plenty,New Zealand
By ELAINE FISHER CHILD abuse and violence in New Zealand will escalate unless offenders are severely punished and parents taught and given support to raise ...
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NZ rallies against child abuse
ABC Online - Australia
By New Zealand correspondent Peter Lewis People protest outside the Rotorua District Court, after the death of Nia Glassie, a victim of child abuse. ...
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Wairarapa stands up against child abuse
Wairarapa Times Age - Masterton,New Zealand
A THREE-minute silence to protest child abuse was observed by people around Wairarapa and the rest of the country yesterday, organisers of the action say. ...
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Rubbing our noses in abuse
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
Thank goodness my version of the email petition about child abuse didn't arrive with those gruesome pictures attached. Gruesome isn't my thing, ...
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Police Search For Child Abuse Suspect
KQCA, My58.com - Sacramento,CA,USA
Stockton police search for Di

7 years ago

EH child molestation conviction upheld despite lawyer's objections
Journal Inquirer - Manchester,CT,USA
The state Appellate Court has upheld the conviction of a former East Hartford man who is serving a 38-year prison sentence for molesting three girls, ...
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Coach Pleads Guilty To Molestation As Victims Speak Out
WFtv.com - Orlando,FL,USA
But Tuesday, the two victims were in court watching their former coach plead guilty to lewd and lascivious molestation on a child under 13. "When I saw him, ...
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Judge weighs trial for child psychiatrist accused of molestation
Monterey County Herald - Monterey,CA,USA
By KIM CURTIS AP Writer REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--A judge was expected to decide Tuesday whether a prominent child psychiatrist should be tried for molesting ...
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KCOL's James apologizes for "molestation" remark following ...
Media Matters for America - Washington,DC,USA
But the next day on his Web page, James published an open apology for his comments, which associated homosexuality with "child molestation. ...
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7 years ago

Boy accused of sexually assaulting 3-year-old
West Salem Coulee News - West Salem,WI,USA
Pedophiles are not tolerated in prison, they are dealt with before murders and rapists. Justice will be served! " Father of the vic. wrote on Aug 5, ...
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Warriors join stand against child abuse
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
Some of New Zealand's top rugby league players will be standing up against child abuse. At 12.12 pm the New Zealand Warriors will stop their press ...
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Kiwis look for answers to child abuse
TV3 News - Auckland,New Zealand
There will be further developments today, as the country continues to look for answers to our high incidence of child abuse after the death of Rotorua ...
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Florida woman accused in adoption scam lied to authorities
Newsday - Long Island,NY,USA
Florida investigators were stymied in 1999 while investigating gruesome child abuse allegations against a woman now accused in an adoption scam because New ...
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Habersham man arrested on molestation charges: 23-year-old worked ...
Gainesville Times - Gainesville,GA,USA
By DEBBIE GILBERT A Habersham County man who works with a youth soccer league was arrested Friday on charges of child molestation. Matthew Wyrick, 23, is an ...
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Man sentenced for sex with young teens from church dance ministry
Sierra Vista Herald - Sierra Vista,AZ,USA
By Shar Porier BISBEE -- A Bisbee man who accepted a plea bargain after being charged with child molestation of two teenage girls in his church dance troupe ...
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After new trial, ex-teacher faces up to 34 years in molestations
Arizona Daily Star - Tucson,AZ,USA
Speers, 35, is facing mandatory prison after his conviction last week on two counts of child molestation, Deputy Yuma County Attorney David Haws said Monday ...
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AF sergeant charged with molestation
Houston Home Journal - Perry,GA,USA
By RAY LIGHTNER Perry Police arrested an active duty Air Force staff sergeant for child molestation late Thursday night. Nathan Todd Wogan, 25, ...
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Ex-foster dad convicted of sex abuse
Napa Valley Register - Napa,CA,USA
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Child rapist admits to sexual abuse, videotaping incidents
Farmington Daily Times - Farmington,NM,USA
He pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree felony criminal sexual penetration, one count of second-degree felony criminal exploitation of a minor and ...
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BE WELL - Adult survivors of SEXUALABUSE
Jamaica Gleaner - Kingston,Jamaica
Dr. Yvonnie Bailey-Davidson, psychiatrist, pointed to some common characteristics of adult survivors of sexual abuse. "Some of them are unassertive, ...
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Roxbury man jailed for sexual assaults
Barre Montpelier Times Argus - Barre,VT,USA
Robert Langlois had also faced a third sexual abuse charge with a child that drew an impassioned statement from the mother of the child. ...
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Child abuse a 'Maori issue' - Samuels
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
Child abuse is a Maori issue and its time New Zealand faced that fact, says former Maori Affairs Minister Dover Samuels. The horrific treatment of Rotorua ...
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Silent protest against child abuse a success - organisers
Stuff.co.nz - Wellington,New Zealand
A three-minute silence to protest child abuse was observed by people around the country, organisers of the action say. New Zealanders were encouraged to go ...
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Opposition wants inquiry into Aboriginal child abuse claims
ABC Online - Australia
... Johnson and the former head of ATSIC Lionel Quartermaine after they contacted his office to raise concerns about child sexual abuse in the Kimberley. ...
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Man sentenced to 16 years for child sex abuse
Syracuse Post Standard - Syracuse,NY,USA
Howard also admitted having sexual contact with a 7-year-old boy in October 1998, another 7-year-old boy during the summer of 1997, a 9-year-old girl during ...
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Prison for ex-coach in abuse case
Chicago Tribune - United States
He was convicted of three counts of criminal sexual assault and three counts of criminal sexual abuse, which carries a sentence of probation to seven years. ...
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âEURO~Stay SafeâEURO(tm) campaign launched
Siasat Daily - India
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YJB accused of burying child abuse report
Communitycare.co.uk - Sutton,UK
The report's recommendations for the YJB include making measures to address child abuse a contractual requirement for child prisons. ...
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D - Day for Child Abuse
Scoop.co.nz - New Zealand
... to stop their car or truck and stand outside their vehicle - and make a symbolic 'stand' against child abuse for three minutes at 12:12pm. ...
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Tolley supports Key call on child abuse
Gisborne Herald - Gisborne,New Zealand
by Staff Reporters EAST Coast MP Anne Tolley is backing National's call for tougher penalties for child abusers. Mrs Tollley says it is outrageous the ...
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I-35 Bridge victim charged with child abuse
BusinessNorth.com - Duluth,MN,USA
Now, Stoner's sister Amy Stoner is fighting to save her brother's reputation against charges of child abuse. "I have no idea where Washburn County is ...
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'Zero tolerance' needed to fight child abuse
Auckland stuff.co.nz - Auckland,New Zealand
And Jane Anderson says asking women who enter hospital about family violence is a step towards reducing the appalling rates of child abuse. ...
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Placer mistrial in coach's sex case
Sacramento Bee - CA, USA
A jury deadlocked Friday on 15 of 16 molestation counts against Frankie "Rexx" Kilgore, leading Superior Court Judge James D. Garbolino to declare a ...
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Youth soccer employee charged with molestation
Access North Georgia - Gainesville,GA,USA
By Scott Kimbler CLARKESVILLE - An employee of a youth soccer league is facing charges of child molestation in Habersham County. Sheriff DeRay Fincher says ...
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Napan gets 200 years in prison for child molestation
Napa Valley Register - Napa,CA,USA
Last week a jury convicted Dominguez, 58, on19 counts of child molestation, including oral copulation and sodomy. The crimes involved three male victims who ...
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Hearing set in molestation case
Bonner County Daily Bee - Sandpoint,ID,USA
By KEITH KINNAIRD SANDPOINT -- A preliminary hearing is pending for a Rathdrum man accused of molesting two young girls in Bonner County almost a decade ago ...
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Former Yuma teacher convicted in molestation case
AZ Central.com - AZ,USA
AP YUMA - A jury convicted a former second-grade teacher of two counts of child molestation but rejected three other ch

7 years ago

SPCS Joins Call for 'Stand' Against Child Abuse
Scoop.co.nz - New Zealand
4. media-based anti-'child abuse' campaign, in the same way road safety 'shock' campaigns are run, raising the awareness of and encouraging 'positive' ...
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Portsmouth man charged with child abuse to be released on bond
Huntington Herald Dispatch - Huntington,WV,USA
A Portsmouth, Ohio, man facing charges of child abuse will be allowed out on bond. Miles Ferguson, 24, appeared Monday morning before a circuit judge at J. ...
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Sexual abuse suspect fostered 33 children
Anderson Independent Mail (subscription) - Anderson,SC,USA
3, for a minor traffic violation when Arizona Highway Patrol officers found he was wanted in Anderson for child sexual abuse charges, Anderson County ...
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Opp man jailed for sex abuse
Andalusia Star-News - Andalusia,AL,USA
Investigators with the Opp Police Department said Sidney Van Potter, 48, faces charges of attempted sexual abuse of a child, sexual abuse of a child under ...
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COUNTY COURT: 16-year-old arraigned on sex abuse charges
Journal-Register - Medina,NY,USA
... from Holley was arraigned in Orleans County Court Monday on 15 charges of criminal sexual activity, sexual abuse and endangering the welfare of a child. ...
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Child 'forced into sex with mum's boyfriend'
Sydney Morning Herald - Sydney,New South Wales,Australia
A man performed oral sex on his de facto partner's young daughter and also forced the child to perform sexual acts on him, a court has been told. ...
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What can we do to stop child abuse?
New Zealand Herald - New Zealand
Silvea (Melbourne)How do we prevent child abuse? Simple. Early intervention, and education for young and old. In this modern day and age, families are more ...
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Former Army major and teacher's wife exposed as members of child ...
This is London - London,England,UK
A former Army major and a teacher's wife were exposed yesterday as members of a child abuse ring in which young victims were offered for sex on the Internet ...

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Australia to track Aboriginal alcohol use
Reuters.uk - UK
Australian Prime Minister John Howard in June declared Aboriginal child sexual abuse a national emergency after a recent report found abuse was widespread ...
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Claims Health Minister ignored pleas about sex abuse in Kimberley
ABC Online - Australia
He says his treatment by Mr McGinty's office highlights the Minister's arrogant attitude towards addressing sexual abuse in Aboriginal communities. ...
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Child abuse
Geekzone - New Zealand
The recent cases of child abuse (torture) have absolutely gob smaked me. I can not believe there are people out there that are so sick/twisted/and heartless ...
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Father charged with homicide by child abuse in daughter's death
WIS - Columbia,SC,USA
MYRTLE BEACH, SC (AP) - The father of a 5-week-old baby has been charged with homicide by child abuse after investigators say the girl died from injuries ...
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Dealing With Child Abuse
New York Sun - New York,NY,USA
The mother looks at the child, looks at the man, and gets up from the couch. "Let's go," she says. When the job is over and we're driving, I revisit the ...
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Event will aid children who are victims of abuse, neglect
Vero Beach Press-Journal (subscription) - Vero Beach,FL,USA
This year, CASTLE, a nonprofit organization for the prevention of child abuse, will touch the lives of more than 10000 individuals who are at risk, ...
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Toddler in agony for weeks with fractures
New Zealand Herald - New Zealand
Detective Sergeant Megan Goldie, from the West Auckland Child Abuse Team that is investigating the case, said the boy was living with his parents and three ...
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Former Yuma teacher convicted in molestation case
KVOA.com - Tucson,AZ,USA
A jury convicted a former second-grade teacher of two counts of child molestation but rejected three other charges. The mixed verdict in the case against ...
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Jurors split on coach verdict
Auburn Journal - Auburn,CA,USA
Photo by penne usher/Auburn Journal LINCOLN - Six men and six women of the jury in a case of alleged child molestation against basketball coach, ...

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Child abuse is on the increase - report
Malta Independent Online - Malta
The study also spoke about the importance of listening to the child's version where sexual abuse is concerned. Females had a higher ratio of sexual abuse ...
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PM urged to meet with Aboriginal leaders
The Age - Melbourne,Victoria,Australia
The Little Children are Sacred report, commissioned by the NT government in August last year following damning reports of horrific child sexual abuse in ...
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Abuse victims renew efforts for civil relief
Appleton Post Crescent - WI, USA
"This ruling puts the focus on the issue again," said Ted Thompson, executive director of the National Association to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse, ...
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How to help prevent child sexual abuse
Laconia Citizen - Laconia,NH,USA
Parents who want to learn more about how to prevent child sexual abuse have a number of resources available to them, including the New Hampshire Network of ...
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Spate of sex crimes fit pattern, but experts say predators only ...
Laconia Citizen - Laconia,NH,USA
Darkness to Light, an organization working to "shift the responsibility for preventing child sexual abuse from children to adults," estimates that 30-40 ...
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Abuse can brew deadly rage in children
Pittsburgh Tribune-Review - Pittsburgh,PA,USA
But he believes many child abuse cases go unreported. He said people who know or suspect that children are subjected to physical or sexual abuse should ...
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Event Raises Awareness Of Child Abuse
Fox 28 - South Bend,IN,USA
Another local organization is taking to the streets of South Bend to raise awareness for child safety. Prevent Child Abuse of St. Joseph County held its ...
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Professor faces child-porn charges -- OrlandoSentinel.com - Topix
I in no way condone or even really comprehend peadophilia, however I would rather have the man getting his jollies over electronic bits of data on the net ...

PM - Report finds peadophilia hides under family life
A new report into paedophilia shows that much sexual abuse festers undercover of ordinary family life at least in Queensland The project access report also ...

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