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Larry Nassar, the doctor who abused so many young women, will spend the rest of his life in prison.
UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The United Nations on Wednesday said it has widened an investigation of allegations of sexual
Shocking claims of youth sexual abuse and prostitution involving indigenous children in far north Queensland are merely the
The former wife of paedophile Grant Davies, owner of former dance studio RG Dance, said she was “afraid of him” and “ended
Cardinal George Pell has vehemently denied allegations that he sexually abused minors while a priest in Ballarat and as Archbishop
Survivors of abuse at Catholic orphanages say they are bitterly disappointed by a decision by the Royal Commission into Child
Now is the time for governments of all Australian states and territories to act; to follow Victoria's lead, and to change their legislation, so that the wounds of those who have endured such dreadful mistreatment can finally begin to heal.