Sexual Abuse

Crime
Father Patrick T. Hoare decried clergy sexual abuse last year. Now he's accused of abusing a minor 25 years ago.
U.S. News
Judge Rosemarie Aquilina is continuing to make public appearances and speak to press even though her barefaced advocacy may help Nassar win his latest appeal.
Entertainment
Patreon said it couldn't confirm whether the page's account holder was Joycelyn Savage, and Savage's parents' attorney is calling on law enforcement to step in.
Politics
The Duke of York said he will help with any investigations into his relationship with the late pedophile Jeffrey Epstein.
U.S. News
The author used quotes by the parents in his new book, allegedly taking them out of context and making them appear complicit in the sexual abuse.
Videos
A woman, known as “Jane Doe 15,” says the late financier raped her when she was 15 years old at his New Mexico ranch.
Religion
Bishop Nicholas DiMarzio, who recently wrapped up an investigation of clerical sex abuse in the Diocese of Buffalo, denies that he molested a former altar boy.
Politics
The GOP lawmaker responded to a referee's allegation that Jordan waved off former Ohio State team doctor Richard Strauss' sexual misconduct in 1994.
Women
The accused pastor is now a top candidate to be the senior leader of a Southern Baptist church.
Videos
A new lawsuit alleges that GOP congressman and staunch ally of President Donald Trump was aware of sexual abuse by disgraced doctor Richard Strauss.
Women
Less than two years after resigning from Memphis’s Highpoint Church, Andy Savage is reportedly trying to start over with a new congregation.
Politics
The law professor said the issue of sexual violence "needs to be addressed" because it is a systemic problem.
Media
The book “Catch and Kill” accuses the network of covering up alleged serial sexual abuse by former “Today” host Matt Lauer.
U.S. News
The university stated in its annual crime report that Dr. Richard Strauss committed at least 1,429 sexual assaults and 47 rapes during his 20-year tenure.
Women
Actor Olivia Munn and women victimized by gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar also spoke about sexual violence during the United Nations General Assembly.
Religion
More than 400 cases have been brought against the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Rochester since August. Other dioceses are considering bankruptcy too.
Women
In the wake of high-profile sexual abuse cases in U.S. Olympic sports, the U.S. Center for SafeSport is now receiving an average of 239 reports a month.
Women
Tullian Tchividjian, Billy Graham's grandson, has launched a new church. But critics say he's misusing Christian teachings about God's grace to give himself a pass.
Women
Rachael Denhollander recently revealed that the first time she was sexually abused was at the age of 7 by a college student at her church.
U.S. News
The university will also have to overhaul its Title IX procedures in hopes of preventing future sexual abuse, according to the Department of Education.