sex abuse

Charles Regan
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May 31, 2019 - 3:35 pm
New allegations emerged Friday against the former principal of a Long Island high school, who is also accused of sending sexually explicit messages to a student.
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Nicole Sprout
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May 14, 2019 - 3:47 pm
A former high ranking officer in the Salvation Army has been accused of sexually assaulting his adopted daughter for years in the 1990s.
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Phil Murphy
Thomas P. Costello
May 13, 2019 - 7:03 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has signed legislation easing restrictions on when childhood sexual abuse victims can seek damages in court.
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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May 11, 2019 - 12:52 pm
New Jersey will soon be joining New York and several other states in expanding the civil statute of limitations for sexual abuse cases, with Gov. Phil Murphy set to sign a new law in the coming days.
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St. Patrick's Cathedral
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April 26, 2019 - 12:42 pm
The Archdiocese of New York has released a list of 120 clergy who were credibly accused of sexual abuse or possessing pornography, or other behavior that led to the diocese paying compensation claims.
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Torah Yeshiva
March 20, 2019 - 7:15 pm
Nearly three dozen former students at Yeshiva University’s all boys high school are preparing a major lawsuit against the institution, claiming they were sexually abused during their time as students.
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R. Kelly
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February 25, 2019 - 5:40 pm
R. Kelly pleaded not guilty Monday to charges that he sexually abused four people dating back to 1998, including three underage girls, and the R&B star posted $100,000 bail that will allow him to go free while awaiting trial.
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Pope Francis
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February 24, 2019 - 5:27 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis closed out his extraordinary summit on preventing clergy sex abuse by vowing Sunday to confront abusers with "the wrath of God," end the cover-ups by their superiors and prioritize the victims of this "brazen, aggressive and destructive evil." Francis delivered his...
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Sex abuse bus
February 23, 2019 - 5:41 pm
Police are looking for a man who they say rubbed his privates on a young girl and woman inside a bus in Brooklyn.
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February 15, 2019 - 5:49 pm
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Brooklyn, New York has released the names of more than 100 priests who have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors over the diocese's 166-year-history.
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