University of Oregon and Florida State University Share Similar Complaint: Both Face Title IX Suits by Sexual Violence Victims

January 12, 2015

In an eerily synchronous development following last week’s Rose Bowl playoff between University of Oregon (U of O) and Florida State University (FSU), two women – one a current student at U ... VIEW MORE

Vancouver Boy Scout Leader and Substitute Teacher Darrel Dwight Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

December 30, 2014

Boy Scouts Hazel Dell Troop 316 treasurer, Darrel James Dwight, 56, was arrested last Wednesday at a school he substitute teaches at in the Evergreen School District of Vancouver, WA. According ... VIEW MORE

The Presumption of “Innocence”

November 24, 2014

In the wake of the allegations against Bill Cosby, many have been reluctant to believe the survivors, instead preferring to believe that Cosby – a powerful, famous, well-loved man known for ... VIEW MORE

Three More Survivors of Bill Cosby’s Sexual Abuse Step Forward

November 21, 2014

Three more women have come forward alleging that they, too, were in some way sexually assaulted by Bill Cosby. Carla Ferrigno, Angela Leslie and Louisa Moritz’s reports bring the total ... VIEW MORE

United Methodist Youth Minister, James Ray Clark, Arrested on Allegations of Sexual Abuse of Children

March 17, 2014

A 48 year old Glynn County United Methodist youth minister and middle school band director resigned  on Wednesday after he was charged by Darien Police Department with sexually molesting at ... VIEW MORE

The Work Goes On, the Cause Endures, the Hope Still Lives, and the Dream Shall Never Die

January 3, 2014

The last few weeks have been difficult ones for our law firm.  We lost a great man and a great lawyer.  He was a champion for the survivors of childhood ... VIEW MORE

When Women Abuse

November 22, 2013

While the majority of sexual abuse cases involving minors are perpetrated by adult males, there is a concerning growth in the number of women who are accused of sexually abuse.  ... VIEW MORE

Newark Priest Opts to Leave Priesthood in Light of Violation of Sex Abuse Court Order

November 12, 2013

Rev. Michael Fugee, a priest of the Newark Archdiocese, has opted for laicization rather than face criminal contempt charges that he violated a court order to stay away from minors.  ... VIEW MORE

Governor Brown Turns His Back On Children

October 17, 2013

Saturday was a sad day for all survivors of childhood sexual abuse in California.  Governor Jerry Brown, succumbing to an intense and well-financed lobbying effort from private institutions including the ... VIEW MORE

California Catholic Conference Leading the Fight Against Child Victims’ Act

October 10, 2013

Perhaps it’s because they are better funded than the YMCA, the Boy Scouts of America, or the Church of Latter Day Saints (Mormons), but one thing is very clear-the fight ... VIEW MORE