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Society & Culture  (tags: interesting, humans, sexual abuse, children, sadness, safety, rights, society, ethics, crime, violence )

- 1599 days ago -
SHOULD WE PUNISH FUTURE CRIMES? Is it right to imprison people for heinous crimes they have not yet committed?
Help Jamaican Children Escape Sexual Abuse
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, Jamaica, girls, sexual abuse, child, children, crime, culture, ethics, family, rights, safety, violence, women )

- 2070 days ago -
Every day, Jamaican children are at risk of sexual abuse. In a developing country like Jamaica, the issue of child molestation isn't openly talked about or addressed as it is here in the United States. Because sexual abuse is thought to bring shame to a f
Prevent Child Sexual Abuse. PASS ERIN'S LAW at the State Level ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, children, protection, laws, sexual abuse, violence )

- 2247 days ago -
Child sexual abuse survivor, Erin Merryn, has passed Erin's Law in the Illinois state legislatures, and then she plans to take it to the U.S. Congress and have it signed into law by the president. In the meantime, we need other state legislature to
Boy Scouts Lagged in Efforts to Protect Children From Molesters
Society & Culture  (tags: sexual abuse, child molester, Boy Scouts of America )

- 2559 days ago -
The Boy Scouts' effort to protect their young members from sexual abuse had large gaps from the start and has significantly fallen behind modern practices
OP-Ed: What Went Wrong
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, sexual abuse, sexual abuse, Church, news, politics, society, culture, children, rights, media, world )

- 2607 days ago -
Don't blame celibacy. To fight the plague of sexual abuse, the church needs to become more Catholic, not less
9 More Women Accuse Oregon City Massage Therapist of Sexual Abuse
Society & Culture  (tags: Massage Therapy, sexual abuse, sexual assault )

- 2620 days ago -
OREGON CITY -- Nine additional women have come forward since massage therapist Rick E. McDaniel's arrest last week, accusing him of sexually abusing them during treatment sessions
Lawsuit Claims Boy Scouts Has Hidden Extensive Documents About Sexual Abuse
Society & Culture  (tags: sexual abuse, Boy Scouts of America, coverup )

- 2623 days ago -
PORTLAND -- The Boy Scouts of America has long kept an extensive archive of secret documents that chronicle the sexual abuse of young boys by Scout leaders over the years. The "perversion files," a nickname the Boy Scouts are said to have used for the
California Needs a Safe Harbor Laws to Protect Victims of Human Trafficking and Sexual Abuse ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, trafficking, sexual abuse, protection, safe harbor law, violence )

- 2628 days ago -
New York added a Safe Harbor Law to protect young victims of Human trafficking and sexual abuse from being re-victimized by the criminal justice system when caught being prostituted. There are reasons these children are in these situations and they
Abuse Scandal Hits Elite Progressive School
Society & Culture  (tags: teachers, sexual abuse, sex slavery, children )

- 2636 days ago -
The Odenwaldschule school board admitted to the paper that teachers had abused wards at the school for years. School director Margarita Kaufmann told the newspaper, "As far as I am concerned, it is a fact that sexual abuse occurred here at least since
Sparks Police: Man Arrested for Alleged Assault of Ex-Girlfriend
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, sexual abuse, sex offender, crime )

- 2670 days ago -
Sparks police say a local woman is recovering after being sexually assaulted and strangled by an ex-boyfriend
Man Sent to Prison for Up to Life for Assaulting Boy in Restaurant
Society & Culture  (tags: child, sexual abuse, sodomizing, boy, sick bast-ard )

- 2679 days ago -
A West Valley City man charged with sexually assaulting a young boy in a Burger King restroom last year pleaded guilty Friday and was immediately sentenced to prison for 15 years to life. Jorge D. Gutierrez-Ortiz, 44, was
Amateur Zoo Photographer and Registered Sex Offender Arrested
Society & Culture  (tags: Registered sex offender, sexual abuse, children, police, crime )

- 2695 days ago -
Fairview Police have arrested a registered sex offender from Portland suspected of sexually abusing a girl under age 14.
Native Americans Stalked More Than Other Ethnic Groups
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, stalking, sexual abuse, women, violence )

- 2702 days ago -
SKIATOOK, Okla. - T.K. Wolf, Inc., a 501(c)(3)Indian organization in Skiatook, OK, received a Tides Foundation Indigenous Peoples Fund Award for 2009-2010 to continue its Stalking Initiative. The grant proposal was prepared by Integrated Concepts, Inc
Fugitive Paedophiles on Run for Months 'Could Strike Again', Police Warn
Society & Culture  (tags: children, sexual abuse, dishonesty, ethics, law, politics, safety, violence, pedophiles, warning, crime )

- 2725 days ago -
Parents are being warned that two pedophiles who have been missing for months could strike again.
After Clergy Abuse Settlements, a New Suffering
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Roman Catholic church, children, abuse, sexual abuse, crime, sadness )

- 2798 days ago -
David Guerrero, 41, is an abuse victim who received a settlement from the Roman Catholic church. For Guerrero, the money has seeped like a poison into his every relationship.

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