Child Sex Abuse

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Michał Chodyra
Associated Press
March 03, 2020 - 7:20 pm
A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld a $21.7 million verdict against a Connecticut rabbi accused of repeatedly sexually abusing a teenage boy in the early 2000s.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
February 27, 2020 - 5:41 pm
A Queens teacher was arrested Wednesday for allegedly forcing a 9-year-old girl with autism to perform a sexual act.
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Nicole DuFault
Essex County Prosecutor's Office
Associated Press
January 23, 2020 - 7:20 pm
A former New Jersey high school teacher who was charged with having sex with multiple students pleaded guilty on the eve of her criminal trial.
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Joe Avellar
December 30, 2019 - 7:37 pm
A top official in the city's Education Department was busted for using a computer to facilitate a child sex crime, authorities said.
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Robert Frank Williams
Essex County Prosecutor's Office
Associated Press
August 26, 2019 - 6:02 pm
A man who authorities say had mummified remains stashed in his closet will remain jailed until his trial on child sex abuse charges.
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Priest
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August 13, 2019 - 4:10 pm
The Diocese of Brooklyn says sexual abuse allegations made against two retired priests have been deemed credible.
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Jehovah's Witnesses Sex Abuse
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
August 12, 2019 - 3:07 pm
Two Jehovah’s Witness filed lawsuits against the organization Monday claiming they were abused by elders as children.
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WCBS 880
March 20, 2019 - 3:24 pm
Mayor Bill de Blasio is backing Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s proposal to ban people who repeatedly commit sexual crimes on public transportation from using the transit service.
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Rafael Mendoza
Marla Diamond/WCBS 880
March 19, 2019 - 1:52 pm
An alleged victim of sexual abuse at the hands of a trusted priest is telling his story.
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Catholic church
Dreamstime
November 20, 2018 - 9:49 am
The Catholic church in New Jersey has announced a plan to reveal early next year the name of all priests who have been credibly accused of abusing children.
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