Prosecutors say the subsitute teacher sent the victim pictures of his genitalia, and asked her to send photos of her private areas to him, which she did.
Days after a civil suit alleging that at least eight children were sexually abused at a Washington Hebrew Congregation preschool was filed, the D.C. attorney general has launched a criminal investigation into the preschool and its administration.
Multiple families are suing the Washington Hebrew Congregation, alleging that the synagogue’s preschool and its director ignored warning signs of sexual abuse happening on the campus over a two-year period.
“All of them are lying,” Kelly said in interview segments broadcast Wednesday. “I have been assassinated.”
Cardinal George Pell, Pope Francis’ top financial adviser and the Vatican’s economy minister, is the most senior Catholic cleric ever charged with child sex abuse. He was convicted of molesting two choirboys.
R. Kelly was ordered jailed on $1 million bond Saturday at his first court hearing since the R&B star was charged with sexually abusing four people, including three minors, in a case that seemed likely to produce another #MeToo trial involving a celebrity.
The prestigious all-boys private school in Bethesda, Maryland, says investigators received seven “highly credible” reports from alumni about sex abuse by a former teacher.
Maryland’s top law enforcement official on Thursday announced a phone hotline for victims to report child sex abuse associated with a place of worship or school across the U.S. state, which is steeped in Catholicism like few others.
A man convicted of assaulting his ex-wife and sexually abusing a mentally disabled man has been sentenced to 36 years in prison.
The Maryland Province of Jesuits released a list of names of Jesuit priests, including several who served in the D.C. area, who it says have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors dating back to the 1950s.
The abuse began in 2017 when the boy was 12. Joseph Coffinberger met the boy online and began driving to Ellicott City, Maryland, where he initiated a sexual relationship.
A U.S. Air Force airman has pleaded guilty to abusive sexual contact with a child while at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland.
Avoiding any direct confrontation with the Vatican, the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops ended the public sessions of its three-day meeting without any vote on two major anti-abuse proposals that had been drafted weeks ago.
Two more teen girls say Urbano Vasquez of the Shrine of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church inappropriately touched, kissed them in recent years.
Virginia elected officials are sharing their personal stories of domestic violence and sexual abuse, in hopes of encouraging others to get help.
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