Tag: sexual abuse
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.
The singer could face up to seven years in prison if convicted of the charges.
The documentary centres on James Safechuck and Wade Robson who recount separate but consistent accounts of how their idol molested them as boys.
Jackson's family has attacked the film, while his estate filed a lawsuit against HBO.
Pell's guilty verdict was revealed in Australia on Tuesday after a court suppression order was dropped.
Cardinal George Pell is the most senior Catholic clergyman worldwide to be convicted for child sex offences.
Three of the four victims R. Kelly allegedly abused between 1998 and 2010 were under age 17 at the time.
For decades the artist has faced lawsuits and accusations over child pornography, sex with minors, operating a sex cult and sexual battery.
Some victims' groups call the Vatican conference a publicity stunt, aimed at cleansing the image of the 1.3 billion-member Church.
He also forced her to secretly film herself having sex with customers.
Malka Leifer is accused of child sex abuse while she was a teacher and principal at an ultra-Orthodox Jewish school in Melbourne, where she had relocated from her native Israel.
Mexico is home to the world’s second-largest Catholic community after Brazil.
The film's release in France later this month is threatened, with the accused priest Bernard Preynat going to court to demand that it is not shown until after his trial.
For the first time, the Pope and the Catholic Church has publicly admitted sexual abuse is taking place against nuns.
The priest will also have to undergo psychological treatment, which he has already started, according to his lawyers.
Francis has called senior bishops from around the world to deal with widespread clergy sex abuse of children and young people.