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Prosecutors wrap up as R Kelly sex trafficking trial moves to next stage
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Prosecutors wrap up as R Kelly sex trafficking trial moves to next stage

Mon 9:33 PM 11,151 Views 0 Comments

The defence will now begin calling former Kelly employees.

Pornhub introduces curbs against illegal content amid reports of child sex abuse and rape videos
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Pornhub introduces curbs against illegal content amid reports of child sex abuse and rape videos

Dec 9th 2020, 3:22 PM 24,445 Views 15 Comments

The New York Times reported finding videos featuring illegal content on the site.

Ghislaine Maxwell asks for better prison conditions amid claims of round-the-clock surveillance
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Ghislaine Maxwell asks for better prison conditions amid claims of round-the-clock surveillance

Aug 11th 2020, 10:48 PM 53,552 Views 0 Comments

Lawyers say she is watched around-the-clock by security cameras and multiple prison guards.

Lawyers for Ghislaine Maxwell raise concerns that her accusers may post evidence from trial online
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Lawyers for Ghislaine Maxwell raise concerns that her accusers may post evidence from trial online

Jul 28th 2020, 7:01 AM 18,747 Views 0 Comments

The socialite’s legal team argue that her accusers could misuse evidence to boost their chances in civil cases against her.

The story behind the scandal that shook US sport
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The story behind the scandal that shook US sport

Jul 5th 2020, 7:15 AM 50,818 Views 4 Comments

Director Jon Shenk speaks about his new documentary ‘Athlete A’ and how a deeply flawed system led to years of sexual abuse in gymnastics.

Man in his 70s charged over historical sex abuse allegations
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Man in his 70s charged over historical sex abuse allegations

Jun 11th 2020, 9:23 AM 28,366 Views 0 Comments

The case relates to incidents which allegedly occurred between 1978 and 1986.

Man United co-operating with sex abuse enquiry in relation to former employee
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Man United co-operating with sex abuse enquiry in relation to former employee

Oct 31st 2019, 5:12 PM 13,909 Views 3 Comments

Billy Watts, an ex-caretaker, kit man and groundsman at The Cliff during the 1980s, is at the centre of the allegations.

Irish arrest in global takedown of dark web's most notorious paedophile site
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Irish arrest in global takedown of dark web's most notorious paedophile site

Oct 16th 2019, 10:12 PM 34,256 Views 0 Comments

The website sold the videos to users for bitcoin, which makes it extremely difficult to track the buyer.

Father-of-five jailed for 18 months after being sent two child sexual abuse videos
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Father-of-five jailed for 18 months after being sent two child sexual abuse videos

Oct 14th 2019, 5:01 PM 38,998 Views 0 Comments

He had plead guilty to two charges of knowingly possessing child pornography on 31 October 2018.

Co Tyrone man (61) sentenced for committing sexual offence against 8-year-old girl
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Co Tyrone man (61) sentenced for committing sexual offence against 8-year-old girl

Sep 26th 2019, 10:11 PM 19,607 Views 27 Comments

Keith Lindsay was sentenced at Downpatrick Crown Court earlier today.

Cardinal George Pell lodges new appeal against convictions for child sex abuse
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Cardinal George Pell lodges new appeal against convictions for child sex abuse

Sep 17th 2019, 7:28 AM 8,067 Views 0 Comments

Pell is currently serving a six-year sentence for sexually assaulting two choirboys in the 1990s.

Ex-pope Benedict XVI blames clerical sex abuse on 1960s sexual revolution
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Ex-pope Benedict XVI blames clerical sex abuse on 1960s sexual revolution

Apr 11th 2019, 9:01 PM 40,960 Views 164 Comments

Benedict has written a 6,000-word essay for Klerusblatt, a German monthly magazine for clergy.

Pope accepts resignation of Chile cardinal over sex abuse cases
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Pope accepts resignation of Chile cardinal over sex abuse cases

Mar 23rd 2019, 5:52 PM 9,446 Views 0 Comments

Ricardo Ezzati, archbishop of Santiago, is the highest-ranking Catholic official in Chile.

77-year-old man charged as part of historical clerical sex abuse probe in Belfast
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77-year-old man charged as part of historical clerical sex abuse probe in Belfast

Mar 10th 2019, 7:29 AM 8,325 Views 0 Comments

The man will appear before court tomorrow.

French cardinal given six-month suspended sentence for helping to cover up child abuse by priest
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French cardinal given six-month suspended sentence for helping to cover up child abuse by priest

Mar 7th 2019, 10:13 AM 10,740 Views 24 Comments

Cardinal Philippe Barbarin failed to report the abuse of a child between 2014 and 2015.

R Kelly taken into custody again for failing to pay child support
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R Kelly taken into custody again for failing to pay child support

Mar 7th 2019, 9:26 AM 23,038 Views 0 Comments

He was unable to come up with the $161,000 he owes in payments to his ex-wife and their three children.

R. Kelly pleads not guilty as court documents outline alleged sexual abuse of three underage girls
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R. Kelly pleads not guilty as court documents outline alleged sexual abuse of three underage girls

Feb 25th 2019, 8:17 PM 12,523 Views 0 Comments

Bail for the R&B star has been set at $1 million.

Top Catholic cardinal admits Church files on sex abuse were 'destroyed'
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Top Catholic cardinal admits Church files on sex abuse were 'destroyed'

Feb 23rd 2019, 12:21 PM 18,809 Views 75 Comments

The cardinal was speaking at a landmark Vatican summit on tackling sex abuse in the clergy.

R Kelly hands himself into police following 10 sex abuse charges
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R Kelly hands himself into police following 10 sex abuse charges

Feb 23rd 2019, 7:29 AM 18,211 Views 0 Comments

He will appear in court tomorrow afternoon, a police spokesman said.

Vatican defrocks former cardinal over sexual abuse of teenager in US
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Vatican defrocks former cardinal over sexual abuse of teenager in US

Feb 16th 2019, 9:50 AM 15,617 Views 35 Comments

It is the first time a cardinal has ever been defrocked for sex abuse.

55 men arrested in England in historical child sex abuse investigation
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55 men arrested in England in historical child sex abuse investigation

Jan 14th 2019, 7:58 PM 19,781 Views 19 Comments

All 55 have been interviewed and released under investigation.

Ex-youth football coach dies in car crash on day he's to stand trial for sex abuse charges
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Ex-youth football coach dies in car crash on day he's to stand trial for sex abuse charges

Jan 8th 2019, 12:35 PM 59,914 Views 85 Comments

Michael ‘Kit’ Carson was accused of the sexual abuse of boys aged under 16.

'Evil, dark crimes': Australian PM apologises to thousands of victims of child sex abuse
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'Evil, dark crimes': Australian PM apologises to thousands of victims of child sex abuse

Oct 22nd 2018, 6:44 AM 9,070 Views 28 Comments

The state apology comes after a five-year Royal Commission into child sex abuse.

The 'abuse was vile and wicked': 20 British men jailed for sexually abusing over a dozen girls
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The 'abuse was vile and wicked': 20 British men jailed for sexually abusing over a dozen girls

Oct 19th 2018, 10:00 PM 38,584 Views 115 Comments

The convictions came in a series of trials that could not be reported due court restrictions.

Commission of investigation into allegations of collusion in Bill Kenneally case to begin in September
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Commission of investigation into allegations of collusion in Bill Kenneally case to begin in September

Jul 10th 2018, 8:27 PM 9,337 Views 0 Comments

A number of survivors allege that there was collusion between the gardaí and the Catholic Church.

'I reported the teacher who abused me but he was left teaching for three years afterwards'
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'I reported the teacher who abused me but he was left teaching for three years afterwards'

Jul 7th 2018, 12:05 AM 37,022 Views 45 Comments

Damian O’Farrell was married with children when he learned that the man who repeatedly abused him when he was 12 was still teaching children.

Two more bishops resign in Chile over child sex abuse scandal
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Two more bishops resign in Chile over child sex abuse scandal

Jun 28th 2018, 7:49 PM 8,921 Views 79 Comments

Several senior members of Chile’s Catholic Church are accused by victims of ignoring and covering up child abuse by paedophile priest Fernando Karadima.

'Inexperienced and untrained gardaí' investigating allegations of child sex abuse
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'Inexperienced and untrained gardaí' investigating allegations of child sex abuse

May 24th 2018, 4:20 PM 12,744 Views 21 Comments

Special Rapporteur for Children Dr Geoffrey Shannon said there has been no significant follow-up from garda management after it asked him last year to help with training.

After being summoned to the Vatican over child sex abuse scandal, all Chilean bishops resign
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After being summoned to the Vatican over child sex abuse scandal, all Chilean bishops resign

May 18th 2018, 12:46 PM 100,993 Views 52 Comments

The thirty-four bishops tendered their resignations today.

Pope Francis' aide to stand trial on multiple sex abuse charges
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Pope Francis' aide to stand trial on multiple sex abuse charges

May 1st 2018, 7:08 AM 16,052 Views 0 Comments

Cardinal George Pell has denied the historic allegations.

In patriarchal Japan, saying ‘Me Too’ can be risky for women
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In patriarchal Japan, saying ‘Me Too’ can be risky for women

Mar 4th 2018, 8:00 AM 22,596 Views 16 Comments

Speaking out often draws criticism rather than sympathy, even from other women.

Teenage sex abuse victim felt 'used liked a puppet' by man who blackmailed  her over two years
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Teenage sex abuse victim felt 'used liked a puppet' by man who blackmailed her over two years

Feb 1st 2018, 7:10 PM 25,389 Views 0 Comments

Alan Feehily was described as “pure evil” by his victim.

Pope Francis enrages Chile sex abuse victims as he accuses them of slander
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Pope Francis enrages Chile sex abuse victims as he accuses them of slander

Jan 19th 2018, 1:39 PM 30,984 Views 101 Comments

He said that until he sees proof of the sex abuse scandals in Chile, the accusations are “all calumny”.

Sexual abuse victim tells ex-US team doctor: 'You are a repulsive liar'
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Sexual abuse victim tells ex-US team doctor: 'You are a repulsive liar'

Jan 16th 2018, 9:50 PM 44,802 Views 0 Comments

Nearly 100 women and girls planned to speak or have their statements read during an extraordinary four-day sentencing hearing.

Man who brought shotgun to bedroom before raping daughter handed 11 year jail sentence
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Man who brought shotgun to bedroom before raping daughter handed 11 year jail sentence

Nov 13th 2017, 10:35 PM 24,507 Views 0 Comments

The woman described how she felt sorry for her father, who she said had lost everything because of his decisions.

'I was misled': Eamon Dunphy defends visiting Tom Humphries in psychiatric hospital
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'I was misled': Eamon Dunphy defends visiting Tom Humphries in psychiatric hospital

Oct 25th 2017, 9:10 AM 65,765 Views 92 Comments

Dunphy’s comments on the Tonight Show last night sparked criticism, as he said Humphries was given “just about the right sentence”.

Tom Humphries was afforded a trust that makes his crimes even more odious
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Tom Humphries was afforded a trust that makes his crimes even more odious

Oct 24th 2017, 8:30 PM 47,841 Views 100 Comments

Tom Humphries joins a string of other abusers who have eroded the simple innocence of growing up on a glorious field, writes club camogie player and TheJournal.ie news editor Sinéad O’Carroll.

David Walsh described Tom Humphries as 'a great, great man' after child sex allegations
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David Walsh described Tom Humphries as 'a great, great man' after child sex allegations

Oct 9th 2017, 7:00 PM 40,059 Views 0 Comments

The Sunday Times chief sports writer wrote a character reference for Humphries

Child sex abuse accused whose file was 'shelved' for 11 years was 'close friends with senior garda'
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Child sex abuse accused whose file was 'shelved' for 11 years was 'close friends with senior garda'

Oct 8th 2017, 12:05 AM 50,232 Views 0 Comments

The woman’s case has sparked a garda review in the last three months.

50 witnesses to give evidence in sex abuse case against Australian cardinal
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50 witnesses to give evidence in sex abuse case against Australian cardinal

Oct 6th 2017, 7:10 AM 10,815 Views 0 Comments

Pell is the most senior Catholic cleric to be charged with criminal offences related to the sexual abuse of children.

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