sexual abuse

Fairfield University (Photo Credit: Spencer Platt / Getty Images)

Pastor Named In Haiti Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

A suspended Jesuit priest who was once Fairfield University’s chaplain is accused in a lawsuit of sexually abusing a teenager at a charity in Haiti supported by the college.

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(L-R) Lukasz ‘Dr Luke’ Gottwald (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) | Singer Kesha (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse Claims

Kesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.

10/15/2014

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Lawsuit Shines New Light On Old Sex Abuse Scandal

A federal lawsuit has reopened a decades-old sex abuse scandal at the exclusive Indian Mountain School in Connecticut.

10/09/2014

Newly commissioned officers remove their epulettes during a graduation ceremony at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. (Getty Images)

Coast Guard Cadet Accused Of Improperly Touching Classmate

Cadet broke into classmates room and touched her leg, says government attorney.

04/02/2014

University of Connecticut Trustees (Michael Guerrera/WTIC Photo)

Investigation Finds UConn Officials Knew Of Abuse Allegations For A Decade

University of Connecticut officials knew of sexual abuse allegations against a music professor a decade before taking action, putting students at the school and the community at risk, according to an independent investigative report released Wednesday.

02/26/2014

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Suspended New Haven Teacher Charged With Sexual Assault Of Students

A special education teacher in New Haven is charged with three separate complaints of sexual assault of students.

09/12/2013

Dog Euthanized After Injuries From Sexual Abuse; Owner Charged,

A Waterbury woman has been arrested after police determined her dog suffered severe internal injuries as the result of sexual abuse.

10/24/2012

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Top Catholic Priest Claims Some Teenage Boys Seduced Priests

A top Catholic priest is claiming that some teenage boys seduced priests in sexual abuse cases.

08/30/2012

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Million Dollars Damages Awarded Former Altar Boy In Abuse Case

A jury has ruled that the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hartford should pay $1 million in damages to a former altar boy who was sexually abused by a priest decades ago.

02/10/2012

Penn State Sex Abuse Scandal

UConn Approves New Abuse Rules

The new rules come in the wake of the child sex abuse scandal at Penn State.

01/25/2012

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