Hogan signs bill giving sexual abuse victims longer to file suits, ending a delegate’s quest

By Peter Janci on April 10, 2017

Article from The Baltimore Sun. Two years ago Del. C.T. Wilson stood before a Senate committee weighing a bill to give people who were abused as children longer to file a ... VIEW MORE

Sandy man, a registered sex offender held on child pornography allegations, could face more federal charges

By Peter Janci on April 7, 2017

Article from The Oregonian. Larry Lewis Hudson, a 44-year-old Sandy man and registered sex offender, made his first appearance in federal court Monday, accused of enticing girls from multiple states to ... VIEW MORE

Man found guilty of traveling with child into Oregon for sex abuse gets 25 years in prison

By Peter Janci on April 6, 2017

Article from The Oregonian. A 41-year-old man was sentenced Thursday to 25 years in prison for traveling with a girl across state lines with the intent of sexual abuse. U.S. District Judge Marco ... VIEW MORE

Marion County man sentenced to 22.5 years for sex abuse, child porn

By Peter Janci on April 5, 2017

Article from the Statesman Journal. A Marion County man was sentenced to 22 years and six months in prison after he pleaded guilty to seven child pornography and sexual abuse charges. Ronald ... VIEW MORE

Former students sue principal for $20 million, alleging sexual abuse in his office

By Peter Janci on April 3, 2017

Article from The Oregonian. Two former Damascus elementary school students are suing the Gresham-Barlow School District and their former elementary school principal for $20 million, alleging the top official sexually abused ... VIEW MORE

Lincoln City sports coach investigated for sexual abuse

By Peter Janci on March 20, 2017

Article from The Oregonian. A 22-year-old man known in the Lincoln City area as a coach of youth basketball, football and baseball has been arrested on suspicion of sexual abuse, authorities ... VIEW MORE

Woman sexually abused by her father to cycle 500km in support of child sex victims

By Peter Janci on March 17, 2017

Article from The Canberra Times. When one seven-year-old sought comfort from her father after a bad dream, reality became far worse than the nightmare. Hayley Blease suffered sexual abuse at the hands of ... VIEW MORE

Priest took photos of boys’ sexual abuse, 26th Guam clergy lawsuit alleges

By Peter Janci on March 16, 2017

Article from USA Today. HAGATNA, Guam — One of two additional clergy sex abuse lawsuits filed Wednesday said a now-deceased priest kept nude photos of “numerous altar boys” and priests “committing ... VIEW MORE

Fort Collins teacher accused of child sex assault pleads guilty

By Peter Janci on March 15, 2017

Article from the Coloradoan. The Fort Collins teacher charged with child sex assault has entered an amended guilty plea and will be sentenced in May. Dean McCollum, 44, a Bauder Elementary School teacher ... VIEW MORE

Part of Explorer probe handed off by LMPD

By Peter Janci on March 14, 2017

Article from courier-journal Commonwealth’s Attorney Tom Wine said Saturday the Louisville Metro police department’s Public Integrity Unit last month provided his office with some information about its probe of the Youth Explorer ... VIEW MORE

OR mental health worker arrested in child porn case

By Peter Janci on March 13, 2017

Article from KOIN 6. Kent S. Hill, 54, of Corvallis faces multiple child abuse charges PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A Benton County mental health worker was arrested in a child pornography investigation ... VIEW MORE

Victims, Roman Catholic Church spar over NY sex abuse bill

By Peter Janci on March 9, 2017

Article from StarTribune. ALBANY, N.Y. — New York legislation to relax one of the nation’s most restrictive statutes of limitations on child molestation victims continues to stall under pressure from the ... VIEW MORE

Overbrook church, sex offender named in sexual abuse lawsuit

By Peter Janci on March 8, 2017

Article from cjonline.com. Case to be reviewed in Osage County District Court on Monday An Overbrook church is being sued for allegedly aiding and abetting the sexual abuse of two children. A court ... VIEW MORE

Volunteer officer, Boy Scout troop leader charged with raping boy

By Peter Janci on March 8, 2017

Article from CBSNews.com OLMSTED FALLS, Ohio — An Ohio volunteer auxiliary police officer who is also a Boy Scouts of America troop leader has been charged with rape, police said. Aaron Robertson, ... VIEW MORE

Deputies: Man broke into home, sexually assaulted 9-year-old girl while she was asleep

By Peter Janci on March 2, 2017

Article from KATU. CLACKAMAS COUNTY, Ore. — A woman told KATU News her 9-year-old daughter sound asleep in her room when a stranger broke in and sexually assaulted her. She said her two ... VIEW MORE

Grammy-Award Winning Portland Jazz Musician and Educator Charged With Sex Abuse

By Peter Janci on February 28, 2017

Article from Willamette Week. The Grammy-award winning jazz musician and educator Thara Memory was indicted by the Multnomah County District Attorney’s office Friday on eight counts of sexual abuse in the ... VIEW MORE

Warrenton man accused of sexually abusing teenage boy

By Peter Janci on February 27, 2017

Article from KATU. CLATSOP COUNTY, Ore. — A 24-year-old Warrenton man is accused of sexually abusing a teenage boy who he got to know through community activities. Clatsop County deputies began an in ... VIEW MORE

Grants Pass pastor arrested on sex abuse charges

By Peter Janci on February 24, 2017

Article from KTVL. GRANTS PASS, Ore. – Grants Pass authorities have arrested a Grants Pass man following allegations of sexual abuse. Michael Lewis, 51, was reportedly a pastor at now defunct Christ ... VIEW MORE