Sex Abuse

July 19, 2019 - 5:21 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A 46-year-old teacher at Saint Genevieve High School in Panorama City was jailed in Los Angeles today following his arrest on a felony warrant for possession of child sexual abuse material. Nain Edred Doporto, video production and theater director at the school located in the...
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July 12, 2019 - 3:45 pm
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - A defense attorney said today he is waiting to hear if Los Angeles County prosecutors will file additional charges against former USC campus gynecologist George Tyndall, who is charged with sexually assaulting 16 patients. One of Tyndall's attorneys, Leonard Levine, told Los...
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February 21, 2019 - 10:12 am
VATICAN CITY - Pope Francis opened a landmark sex abuse prevention summit Thursday by offering senior Catholic leaders 21 proposals to punish predators and keep children safe, warning that the faithful are demanding concrete action and not just words. The tone for the high stakes, four-day summit...
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January 14, 2019 - 3:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) - R. Kelly wrote a letter threatening to reveal embarrassing details of a woman's sexual history if she didn't drop a lawsuit accusing him of sexual abuse, the woman and her lawyer said Monday. In the letter, a person identifying himself as R. Kelly warned a lawyer for the woman,...
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January 04, 2019 - 8:58 am
(CBS News) -- Phoenix police are investigating possible sex abuse at a nursing facility after a female patient in a vegetative state recently gave birth, reports CBS Phoenix affiliate KPHO-TV. Sources tell the station a near-drowning incident at least a decade ago left the alleged victim in that...
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Associated Press
September 12, 2018 - 7:33 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is summoning the presidents of every bishops conference around the world for a February summit to discuss preventing clergy sex abuse and protecting children — evidence that he realizes the scandal is global and that inaction threatens to undermine his legacy...
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