New Jersey Senate Will Vote On Bill To Expand Statute Of Limitations For Child Sex Abuse Civil LawsuitsA former United States gymnastic athlete and sex abuse survivor spoke out in New Jersey today in hopes of having a hand in change.
Vatican Defrocks Former United States Cardinal McCarrick Over Sex AbusePope Francis has defrocked former U.S. Cardinal Theodore McCarrick after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing confession and of sexual crimes against minors and adults, the Holy See said Saturday.
National Sexual Assault Hotline Sees 57 Percent Spike In Calls After Kavanaugh AllegationsWhen one person alleging sex assault faces the glare of the national spotlight, many more speak out in private.
Michigan State And Larry Nassar Victims Reach $500 Million SettlementMichigan State University on Wednesday announced it reached a half-a-billion settlement with more than 300 women and girls who said they were assaulted by former sports doctor Larry Nassar.
Sandusky Appeal Focuses On Victim 2's Conflicting StatementsThe second day of Jerry Sandusky's appeal hearing is getting underway in Pennsylvania.
PA Senate Approves Amended Sex Abuse Statute Of Limitations BillThe Senate Judiciary Committee earlier this week removed controversial language from the bill, to the dismay of advocates.
PA Senate Panel Makes Controversial Changes To Child Sex Abuse BillAdvocates for victims of child sex abuse suffered a major setback today.
Penn State Settlements Covered 1971 Sandusky Abuse ClaimThe university provided the first confirmation of the time frame of abuse claims that have led to big payouts.
Pope Francis On Sex Abuse Within Church: 'All Responsible Will Be Held Accountable'While speaking to bishops and archbishops at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary, Pope Francis touched on a number of topics, including sex abuse within the church.
Police: Del. Man Accused Of Sexual Abuse Shoots Himself In Front Of CopsAuthorities say an investigation began early Sunday morning after investigators learned Bruce Durante, a volunteer firefighter and retired New Castle County Paramedic, had allegedly sexually abused a young child.
Chester Co. DA: Male Teacher At Private School For Boys Arrested On Sex Abuse ChargesThe male teacher, 31-year-old Matthew Scavitto, was reportedly arrested on June 9th.
Phila. Man Sentenced For 2012 Rape of Developmentally Delayed NieceCharlie Alog, 62, pleaded guilty last December, admitting he lured his niece, 18, away from the crowd to view a family video upstairs, then sexually assaulted her.
Sandusky's Son Speaks About Abusive Childhood Jerry Sandusky's adopted son Matt spoke about his two abusive fathers at a Philadelphia conference on child abuse intervention.
Del. Man Arrested For Allegedly Sexually Abusing 3-Year-Old GirlPolice arrested a Delaware sex offender for allegedly sexually abusing a three-year-old girl.
Sandusky's Wife: Prosecution Report Isn't TruthfulJerry Sandusky's wife says Pennsylvania's top prosecutor lacks the courage to admit the former Penn State assistant coach isn't guilty of the child molestation charges that sent him to prison.