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Man convicted in state's 1st sexual tourism case

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – Steven Rockett was convicted this week in Oregon’s first foreign sexual tourism case.

Rockett, 47, who resides in Forest Grove, will remain in custody until he is formally sentenced on Aug. 504 more words


Police Claim East Harlem Gym Teacher Sexually Abused Students

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police were searching late Tuesday for a charter school teacher who is accused of sexual misconduct with students in East Harlem. 138 more words


Child Sex Trafficking: How To Fight It, How To Stop It

OAKLAND (KPIX 5) — Thousands of victims across the U.S. are lured into sex trafficking. Many of them children.

Amber was a bright, bubbly 12-year-old before she was snatched off the streets of Oakland and lured into a life of sex trafficking. 516 more words


Saying, "No" to sex abuse in the newspaper- Thank you, Jane!

How do you write about something that people are afraid to see? How do you expose an undermining, but insidious, practice? How do you change peoples’ minds? 194 more words

Respect The Space

Man, 49, arrested for child sex abuse

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A former bus driver for the North Santiam School District is in the Marion County jail, accused of sexually abusing a 12-year-old. 171 more words


Time is Ticking for Abuse Victims

Attention!  Attention!  If you are or if you know a survivor of childhood sexual abuse, you must read this.  Three years ago, Minnesota passed the Child Victim Act, which extended the time period that survivors of childhood sexual abuse have to bring a civil claim against their abuser.   132 more words

The first taste

I remember my first exposure to sex. It came from my sister. I was 10 and she was 13. She would come to me to “play house”. 267 more words