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Rotherham Council Chief Executive Steps Down in Wake of Abuse Scandal
Society & Culture  (tags: sexual abuse, Islam, Rotherham, child abuse, pedophilia )

- 107 days ago -
The chief executive of Rotherham Council is to step down in the wake of a shocking report that detailed the sexual exploitation of at least 1,400 children in the town.
UNICEF: 1 in 10 Girls Raped or Sexually Abused Before Age 20 Worldwide
Society & Culture  (tags: women, society, safety, sexual abuse, world, sadness, abuse, culture, law, politics, crime, children, rights, news )

- 113 days ago -
On Thursday, UNICEF reported that 120 million girls and young women are forced into sexual intercourse or other sex acts before age 20.
Foreign Secretary: Help Stop the Sexual Abuse of Children in Tourism ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, sexual abuse, tourism, protection )

- 215 days ago -
Tell Foreign Secretary William Hague to immediately introduce measures that make it easier to investigate and prosecute travelling British offenders, and protect vulnerable children.
Local Survivors Group Hopes New Bishop Will Take Stand on Abuse Issue
Society & Culture  (tags: society, crime, abuse, child, sexual abuse, law, religion )

- 244 days ago -
BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. - New details have emerged in the case of a local priest accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 15-year old girl. Authorities arrested James Taylor, 30, on an Endangering the Welfare of a Child charge.
Society & Culture  (tags: interesting, humans, sexual abuse, children, sadness, safety, rights, society, ethics, crime, violence )

- 717 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 )

- 1188 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 )

- 1365 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 )

- 1677 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 )

- 1725 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 )

- 1738 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 )

- 1741 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 )

- 1746 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 )

- 1754 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 )

- 1788 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 )

- 1797 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

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