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Man Who Sexually Abused Kids In Haiti To Be Sentenced In Miami

A Michigan man convicted of sexually abusing children in a group home he ran in Haiti will be sentenced Tuesday in Miami federal court.

CBS4–07/30/2013

Child sex abuse survivor Lauren Book is interviewed by CBS4's Michele Gillen on "Focus On South Florida" in December 9, 2012. (Source: CBS4)

Child Sex Abuse Survivor Walks 1,500 Miles To Build Awareness

You can’t walk 1,500 miles without being noticed or someone asking “Why?” For Lauren Book, it’s very clear why: Book was a victim of sex abuse as a child.

CBS4–03/23/2013

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Gov. Scott Wants $4.5M To Fight Human Trafficking, Aid Victims

Efforts to fight human trafficking and help victims recover in a safe place would get a $4.5 million boost, if Gov. Rick Scott gets his wish.

CBS4–02/14/2013

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New Sex Assault Lawsuit Filed Against Doral Golf Resort & Spa

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

CBS4–01/29/2013

Puppeteer Kevin Clash speaks during the 'Independent Lens - Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey' panel during the PBS portion of the 2011 Summer TCA Tour held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 31, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

4th Child Sexual Abuse Claim Made Against Elmo Puppeteer

The man who was the voice of Sesame Street’s Elmo has been sued by a second South Florida man who claimed Kevin Clash sexually assaulted him when he was a teenager.

CBS4–12/10/2012

Puppeteer Kevin Clash speaks during the 'Independent Lens - Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey' panel during the PBS portion of the 2011 Summer TCA Tour held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on July 31, 2011 in Beverly Hills, California.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

New Lawsuit Filed Against Man Who Voiced Elmo

The man who was the voice of Sesame Street’s Elmo, Kevin Clash, has been sued by a man who said Clash molested him when he was 16-years-old.

CBS Miami–11/27/2012

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Florida Cracks Down On Child Protection Laws

A host of new laws aimed at protecting Florida’s children are officially on the books as of Monday.

CBS Miami–10/01/2012

Jeffrey London

Exclusive: Sexual Assault Victim Alleges Abuse By Former Youth Pastor

The young man had one word to describe Jeffery London: evil.

CBS4–09/10/2012

Randolph Pozdol (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Miami Man Given 30 Years For Sexually Abusing Children

A Miami man who admitted to sexually abusing two Dania Beach children and videotaping some the acts has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison.

CBS4–07/24/2012

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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.

CBS4–07/12/2012

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