Jeffrey Herman


Accused Molester’s Talk With Victim’s Father Could Impact Cases

A Catholic school teacher accused of molesting some of his students spoke candidly with the parents of one of those alleged victims from jail. That jailhouse confession could prove to be key evidence in the criminal and civil cases against Miguel Cala.



Alleged Teacher Sex Assault Victim Sues School System

The mother of an alleged sex abuse victim filed suit Wednesday against the Miami-Dade school system claiming administrators failed to protect her daughter from a sexual predator: The girl’s Physical Education teacher.



S. Fla. Mom Sues Pre-School For Negligence Over Alleged Sex Abuse

A South Florida mother says her daughter was sexually and physically abused by three boys at a Hollywood Pre-school. Monday her attorney filed a lawsuit against the facility on Monday, saying its employees were negligent.


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Miami Jury Awards $3 Million In Day Care Sex Abuse Case

A Miami-Dade County jury has awarded $3 million to a nine-year-old girl who was sexually abused as a preschooler at Discovery Day Care in Miami in 2008.


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Closing Arguments Set For Civil Trial In Daycare Sex Abuse Case

Closing arguments are scheduled Tuesday afternoon in a civil lawsuit stemming from the 2008 case of a 5-year-old girl who alleged she was sexually abused by the teenage son of a teacher at a Miami day care center.


Neil Doherty (Source: Broward Sheriff"s Office)

$100M Verdict Against Retired Priest In Sex Abuse Case

A retired South Florida priest accused of molesting young boys may be facing one of the largest jury verdicts awarded in a sexual abuse case.



New Sex Assault Lawsuit Filed Against Doral Golf Resort & Spa

Another sexual abuse lawsuit was filed Thursday against the Doral Golf Resort & Spa by a woman who claims to have been sexually assaulted during a massage at the Marriott Resort luxury spa.



Miami Archdiocese Sued Over Alleged Sex Abuse By Priest

A South Florida man has filed a lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Miami for alleged sexual abuse at the hands of a priest.



Ex-Music Teacher Facing New Child Sex Abuse Allegation

A new lawsuit has been filed against St. Andrew’s Catholic School in Coral Springs and the Archdiocese of Miami alleging a third child was sexually abused by the school’s former music teacher.



New Sex Abuse Lawsuits Filed Against Doral Resort & Spa

Two more sexual abuse lawsuits were filed Tuesday against the Doral Golf Resort & Spa by women who claim to have been sexually assaulted during a massage at the Marriott Resort luxury spa.