Tag: sexual abuse
Do we care for the welfare of children as much as we care for the welfare of adults and those in power?
Judge says what he did would leave a lasting trauma on 11-year-old daughter.
US District Judge Kenneth Marra also rejected the women's bid to void the non-prosecution agreement.
More than a dozen women described how Jeffrey Epstein 'stole' their dreams and 'robbed' them of their innocence.
The grainy video published by the Daily Mail claims to show the prince waving goodbye to a woman as she leaves Jeffrey Epstein's New York mansion in 2010.
As authorities investigate Epstein's death – and his living associates – little doubt remains about the extent of his sexual obsessions.
The jeans conglomerates have signed an agreement where an independent committee will deal with complaints, identify if any violations have occurred and enforce remedies.
Two women intend to take advantage of a new New York State law which makes it possible to pursue decades-old claims of abuse.
Afghanistan's women's football team was formed in 2010 but some conservative-minded Afghans still oppose women playing sports.
Deputy Prime Minister Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail says news report on 'marriages of convenience' merits further investigation to ensure the welfare of the Orang Asli women and kids.
New charges against singer R Kelly include receiving and producing child pornography, enticing a minor to engage in criminal sexual activity and obstruction of justice.
It is not immediately clear if the new federal charges against Kelly are related to previous cases.
Canadian teacher and convicted sex offender Neil Bantleman is granted clemency in Indonesia, throwing a spotlight on the country's justice system.
Woody Allen is making his debut at Milan's legendary La Scala opera house directing a Puccini production before a European audience apparently unswayed by historic sex abuse allegations.
The true perpetrator in instances where children abuse other children are the families and adults.
George Pell makes an appearance in a Melbourne court to appeal a hearing to overturn convictions for sexually assaulting two choir boys in the 1990s.
Reports of his actions surfaced for years, yet no action was taken against Richard Strauss by the university for sexually abusing 177 male students.
This action was carried out with the help of police and Interpol.
Rozo informed her superiors in the Colombian Football Federation but says it was not until her allegations began appearing in the media that Luna was dismissed.
Pope Francis also urged young people not to be disillusioned by the clerical sexual abuse scandal that has hit the Church.
The former Vatican treasurer is the highest ranking Catholic priest worldwide to be convicted for child sex offences.
After being in jail for two weeks, R Kelly pays child support to be released.
Michael Jackson features in a 1991 episode of The Simpsons, where he voices a character in a psychiatric ward who believes he was the pop star.
R. Kelly's girlfriends, Azriel Clary and Joycelyn Savage, dubbed accusations against Kelly as money-making schemes.