Child Abuse

A New York Times reporter reflected on a conversation he had with the multimillionaire financier last year.
Thanks to the Child Victims Act, survivors of decades-old abuse cases in New York can now have their day in court.
The multimillionaire financier was awaiting trial in Manhattan on charges of sex trafficking underage girls.
The Venice Film Festival will showcase a movie from the disgraced director. It's also bad at recognizing women directors.
After being indicted for a third time this year, R. Kelly now faces more than 30 charges that include child sex abuse and assault.
The senator called for the labor secretary to resign because he gave a secret plea deal to convicted child sex offender Jeffrey Epstein in 2008.
He's a "terrific guy" and "fun," Trump told New York Magazine for a 2002 profile of his then-pal who faces sex trafficking charges.
Detectives in San Juan County, New Mexico, charged Martha Crouch with child abuse.
Joseph Meili's plea agreement removed kidnapping and statutory rape charges.
A Houston-area Southern Baptist church said it has excommunicated Stephen Bratton, who is accused of repeatedly molesting a teenage relative.
An officer was arrested on suspicion of discussing sexual activity with a minor after a man used a Snapchat "gender switch" filter to pretend he was a teen girl.
Six other states have authorized the procedure, but it’s unclear how often it’s used.
The legislation would require offenders to undergo treatment a month before they leave prison.
Five young girls testified that Dennis Creason, co-founder of Shawnee’s Oaklawn Christian School, touched them inappropriately.
The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests applauded investigators for digging into the diocese's "secret archives."
A fellow cult leader read Raniere's words on just how low the age of consent could be in video shown in Brooklyn federal court.
Anthony Trice said he punched the month-old baby in the head after becoming angry, according to police.
Officials from the Tennessee school where the alleged incident took place suspended the teacher within 30 minutes of learning about it.
The BSA also reported 12,254 alleged victims within its organization dating back to 1944.
Two survivors share stories of grooming, emotional manipulation and sexual abuse by nuns in the Catholic Church.