Proposed Florida Bill Would Dramatically Increase Amount Of Time For Sex Abuse Victims To File ClaimsBroward State Rep. Michael Gottlieb is sponsoring legislation that would extend the statute of limitations for victims of sexual abuse and give victims of abuse that occurred years or decades ago a one-year window to bring suit against their attackers.
More Dems Calling For Labor Sec. Acosta To Step Down Over Secret Jeffrey Epstein Plea DealFederal prosecutors are urging more women to come forward in the sexual abuse case against Jeffrey Epstein
Feds To Investigate Billionaire Epstein's Sex Plea DealThe quiet ending to a federal sex abuse probe is now getting a probe of its own.
USA Gymnastics' Board Steps Down In Wake Of Nassar Abuse ScandalThe board of USA Gymnastics stepped down Wednesday in the latest fallout from a widening sex abuse scandal.
Cardinal At Center Of Boston Sex Abuse Scandal Has DiedThe central figure in the Boston priest sex abuse scandal of the early 200s has died.
State Spares Woman New Felony Charges In Bizarre Sex Abuse CaseA woman accused of helping to lure her underage sister to the U.S., and taking part in sexual molestation, will be spared anticipated new felony charges.
Sex Abuse Survivor On Vatican Panel Quits Over "Resistance"The Vatican is facing new fallout over the clergy sex abuse scandal.
Weston Podiatrist Found Guilty Of Sexually Abusing Teen BabysitterA doctor accused of forcing a teenage babysitter to touch him on two occasions has been convicted of lewd and lascivious battery on a minor.
Weston Podiatrist Says Babysitter Lied About Sex AbuseDr. Augustine Bollo took the stand Thursday in the trial accusing him of molesting his babysitter.
Broward Foot Doctor Accused Of Sex Abuse TestifiesA doctor accused of sexually assaulting a teenage babysitter on two occasions is expected to testify in his second trial.
Pope Praises US Bishops' Response To Abuse, Angering VictimsPope Francis praised American bishops on Wednesday for their "generous commitment" to helping victims of clergy sex abuse, drawing an angry rebuke from advocates who said the bishops acted only under the threat of hundreds of lawsuits.
Fmr. Youth Pastor Given Life Sentence On Sex Abuse ChargeA former youth pastor, who was acquitted last year on more than two dozen sex abuse charges, has been sentenced to life in prison after being convicted of a federal sex abuse charge.
Jury Finds Fmr. Youth Pastor Not Guilty In Sex Abuse Trial Ft. Lauderdale jury found a former youth pastor accused of molesting children not guilty on all counts. When the jury resumed their deliberations Thursday morning in the trial of Jeffrey London they had a question for the judge concerning the definition of "reasonable doubt." The judge told the jury to go back and read up on the definition.
Bond Granted For Former Preschool Teacher Accused Of MolestationBond was set at $300-thousand Tuesday in the case of a former Coconut Creek preschool teacher accused of multiple counts of child molestation.
Former Boy Scout Files Sex Abuse LawsuitA former Boy Scout, now an adult, claims he was a victim of sexual abuse and spoke out anonymously of the alleged multiple times he was abused by more than one scout leader.