Sexual Abuse

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3 Schools In Region Investigated Over Sex Abuse

Three schools in the mid-Atlantic region are among the 55 colleges and universities that are being investigated over their handling of sexual abuse complaints under Title IX.

05/01/2014

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Former Pediatrician At Walter Reed Charged With Sex Offenses

Montgomery County Police have arrested a former pediatrician at Walter Reed Army Medical Center on charges of sexually abusing three female relatives when they were children.

04/28/2014

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Army Lawyer Accused of Sexual Assault

The Army is investigating sexual abuse allegations against an officer who trains military prosecutors who handle sexual and physical abuse cases, a defense official said Thursday.

03/06/2014

Pope Francis has lamented the abandoning of the traditionally Christian practice of not working on Sundays, saying it has a negative impact on families and friendships. (Photo credit: FILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images)

United Nations Denounces Vatican On Sex Abuse

Human rights panel says Vatican allowed priests to sexually abuse children for decades.

02/05/2014

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Driving Instructor Charged with Sexual Abuse of Students

A Loudoun County driving school instructor has been released on bond after being charged with sexually abusing at least two students, police say.

12/19/2013

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Driving Instructor Charged with Sexually Abusing Two Students

A driving instructor in Ashburn has been arrested for sexually abusing at least two students, police say.

12/19/2013

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Coach Charged With Sex Abuse of Teen Girl

Montgomery County Police have charged a private coach and tutor with sexual abuse of a minor.

12/10/2013

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Police: Teacher Charged with Sexually Abusing Autistic Child Fled to Hong Kong

A 25-year-old female teacher charged with sexually abusing an autistic child has fled to Hong Kong to avoid prosecution, police say.

12/03/2013

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Jury Struggles in Maryland School for the Deaf Sexual Abuse Case

A Howard County jury is struggling to reach a verdict in the trial of a former Maryland School for the Deaf aide charged with sexually abusing seven middle-school girls.

11/12/2013

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Md. Deaf School Molestation Case Goes to Jury

The case of a former Maryland School for the Deaf aide charged with sexually abusing seven female students is in the jury’s hands.

11/08/2013

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