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Cushing Man bound over on Child Sexual Abuse Charges

Cushing Man bound over on Child Sexual Abuse Charges

After hearing testimony from the alleged victim and her mom, Judge Michael Kulling found probable cause that Jon David Wattenburger could be bound over for trial court arraignment on the charges of child sexual abuse.

Indiana Man Convicted for using Facebook to Blackmail People with Child Pornography

Indiana Man Convicted for using Facebook to Blackmail People with Child Pornography

A federal jury has convicted a 33-year-old man Indiana named Lorenzo Johnson of using Facebook to blackmail people into sending him explicit sexual images of children.

Alabama Mother and Boyfriend ‘Tortured and Abused and Killed’ her 3-year-old son: Prosecutor

Alabama Mother and Boyfriend ‘Tortured and Abused and Killed’ her 3-year-old son: Prosecutor

A woman in Alabama and her boyfriend were arrested this weekend and charged in connection with the death of her 3-year-old son who died last week after from injuries suffered from extensive abuse, police said.

Hockey Coach gets 13 to 15 years in Sexual Abuse of Boys

Hockey Coach gets 13 to 15 years in Sexual Abuse of Boys

A former private hockey coach in Marblehead pleaded guilty Monday morning to child rape and more than a dozen other charges related to the sexual abuse of eight boys — boys a judge called "heroic" for their willingness to come forward and likely spare other boys from being abused.

Howard Center Investigation examines Child Sexual Abuse Cases in Indian Country

Howard Center Investigation examines Child Sexual Abuse Cases in Indian Country

Child sexual abuse is a major problem in Indian Country, yet federal government data suggests hundreds of cases may be falling through the cracks, according to a new project from the Howard Center for Investigative Journalism, a national reporting initiative at Arizona State University’s Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

Lawsuit Alleges Sexual Abuse by Bob Dylan

Lawsuit Alleges Sexual Abuse by Bob Dylan

Renowned singer-songwriter Bob Dylan has been accused of drugging and sexually abusing a minor in 1965.

Leading with love: Pocatello woman launches Nonprofit to help Fight Child Abuse

Leading with love: Pocatello woman launches Nonprofit to help Fight Child Abuse

Pocatello resident Lindsey Nye is no stranger to feeling alone. She is no stranger to navigating the emotions that come with feeling broken. And she is no stranger to understanding how child abuse can affect a person’s mental health.

Bahamian Mother Jailed for Failing to Report Child Abuse

Bahamian Mother Jailed for Failing to Report Child Abuse

A magistrate has sentenced a mother of seven children to four months in jail after she failed to report the abuse of two of her young children.

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