Sexual Abuse

The book “Catch and Kill” accuses the network of covering up alleged serial sexual abuse by former “Today” host Matt Lauer.
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.
Actor Olivia Munn and women victimized by gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar also spoke about sexual violence during the United Nations General Assembly.
More than 400 cases have been brought against the Roman Catholic Dioceses of Rochester since August. Other dioceses are considering bankruptcy too.
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.
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.
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.
The university will also have to overhaul its Title IX procedures in hopes of preventing future sexual abuse, according to the Department of Education.
Several women read emotional statements expressing their anger and frustration with the now-defunct case.
The Franciscan Friars awarded two black Mississippi men settlements of $15,000 each, while some white victims in the same diocese received over $250,000.
The president of the school also announced an investigation into the accused serial sexual abuser's donations and ways it can improve its donations process.
A will signed just two days before his suicide could make it harder to divide up his estate.
Richard Callaghan, who trained 1998 Olympic gold medalist Tara Lipinski, allegedly sexually abused multiple skaters when they were teens.
The Catholic Church, the Boy Scouts of America, public school districts and possibly even deceased financier Jeffrey Epstein are among the likely targets.
Araoz is the first of several Epstein accusers who plan to sue the estate of the sexual predator under New York's Child Victims Act.
Adam Schmidt claims that Richard Callaghan assaulted him repeatedly, adding to previous allegations against the coach.
The multimillionaire financier was found dead in an apparent suicide while awaiting trial.
Starlight is a superhero, sure. But it's the fight against systemic abuse of power that makes her truly heroic in Amazon's new series.
"It’s the largest pedophile ring on earth," attorney Tim Kosnoff said during a Tuesday press conference discussing a new lawsuit against the organization.
Wagner's is the latest underage abuse allegation against John Coughlin, who died earlier this year amid mounting claims.