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Former Muscatine officer gets 10 years for sex abuse

MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — A former Muscatine police officer has been imprisoned for sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman while he was on duty.

Tomas Tovar was convicted June 9 of sexual abuse.  47 more words


Man, 78, gets more prison time for molesting 3rd child

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A 78-year-old Connecticut man serving prison time for molesting two children has had more than a year added to his sentence. 140 more words


The Deep Scars of Sexual Abuse

According to one victim of sexual abuse: “Though I still become caught in fear and anger, each day I become more aware of the power I possess to choose love.  1,605 more words

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Man accused of sexual assault pleads not guilty

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – A 31-year-old man appeared in federal court on Thursday to face allegations of aggravated sexual abuse and unlawful transportation of minors. 109 more words


Attorney: Archdiocese 'Cover Up' Leads All The Way To The Vatican

ST. PAUL, Minn. (WCCO) – An attorney in Minnesota is calling on Pope Francis to take action after documents released Wednesday show that, in his words, a “classic cover up” took place in the Twin Cities archdiocese, involving the former archbishop and top Vatican officials. 785 more words


Archdiocese Docs Could Be Released In Possible Settlement

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — WCCO-TV has learned that a long-scheduled hearing in the civil case against the Archdiocese of Minneapolis and St. Paul could result in a historic settlement in the criminal case. 326 more words


Ex-PPS worker arrested for sex abuse of young girl

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Portland man who formerly worked as a paraeducator at Whitman Elementary School has been arrested for sexual abuse.

Brent Christy-Hamilton was arrested on July 15, 2016 on 2 charges of sexual abuse in the first degree. 106 more words