sex abuse


Nearly 1,500 Accusations of Sexual Assault Filed Against OSU Doctor

Richard Strauss worked at the school for 20 years.


The Ultra-Orthodox Community's Sex Abuse Crisis Has Finally Reached a Tipping Point

Thanks to a new law, one of the most secretive and isolated subcultures in the United States is facing possible exposure.


Epstein’s Victims Just Lost Their Battle to Get the Government to Pay for His Cushy Plea Deal

Victims had hoped to win compensation from the government arguing their rights were violated by Epstein's 2007 plea deal.


Jeffrey Epstein Might Have Taken Girls as Young as 11 to His Private Island Last Year

An air traffic controller witnessed Epstein traveling with pre-teen girls.


New Accuser Says Epstein Raped Her After She Told Him She Was a Virgin

Three new accusers have sued Epstein's estate alleging that he abused them with sex toys and forced them to engage in other sex acts.


William Barr Removes Bureau of Prisons Director Over Epstein Death

An autopsy determined Jeffrey Epstein killed himself in federal custody.


Hundreds of Kids Across the Country Were Abused at Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Report Reveals

In one instance, a fifth-grade boy tried to report abuse, but employees didn’t tell police.


A Tidal Wave of Sex Abuse Lawsuits Is About to Hit New York's Catholic Churches and Boy Scouts

Survivors of child sexual abuse in the state can sue their attacker, no matter how long ago the abuse happened, starting Wednesday.


A New Epstein Accuser Says He Abused Her During his Jail Sentence

The allegations could deal a big blow to Epstein’s legal team, which has repeatedly argued he’s been on perfect behavior since pleading guilty to prior crimes


Alex Acosta Is Not Sorry About His Secret Plea Deal With Jeffrey Epstein

“He should be prosecuted in any state in which he committed a crime,” Acosta said.


How Jeffrey Epstein Allegedly Built His Sex Trafficking Ring

"Epstein created a vast network of underage victims for him to sexually exploit in locations including New York and Palm Beach," prosecutors said.


When a Binding Contract With God Means Staying Silent on Sexual Abuse

Evangelical megachurches are leaning on a favorite tool of corporations to protect themselves from liability in the MeToo era.