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Charges: Minneapolis father raped, chained and beat twin daughters in what authorities called 'torture'
"Twin sisters with diminished mental and behavioral capacity were raped, starved and beaten, and subjected to long stretches of captivity in chains by their father in their south Minneapolis home, according to charges filed this week. The abuse continued for years, the criminal complaint and other court filings read, until one of them escaped to alert authorities last May. Charges filed Tuesday against 51-year-old Jerry Lee Curry and a protective order against him also reveal that he fathered two children by one of the twins, one born in June 2014 and the other in October 2017. The sisters are now in their early 20s."
Minneapolis StarTribune, February 22, 2018

Anguish in New Delhi at Rape of an 8-Month-Old Girl
"NEW DELHI — An 8-month-old infant girl has been hospitalized in India's capital after being raped, the police said, a sexual assault that has both sickened and transfixed a city and country grown distressingly accustomed to horrifying sex abuse cases. A relative has been arrested. As an indication of the widespread attention and concern the case has prompted, one major television station, NDTV, ran regular updates at the bottom of the screen on Tuesday: "Baby in I.C.U.; Condition stable." "
NY Times (Asia-Pacific), January 30, 2018

Jeffrey Sandusky sentenced to state prison in sex abuse case
"BELLEFONTE — Jerry Sandusky's son was sentenced to three and a half to six years of state prison time after pleading guilty to underage sex abuse charges. Jeffrey S. Sandusky, 42, was arrested in February amid allegations that he requested nude photos from two underage females in March 2013. Police were notified of the accusations in November 2016. Sandusky was slated to go to trial for the charges in September, but pleaded guilty to 14 counts, including charges of criminal solicitation — statutory sexual assault 11 years or older, criminal solicitation — involuntary deviate sexual intercourse of a person younger than 16 years old, criminal solicitation — photograph of a sex act involving a child, unlawful contact with minors, sexual communication with minors and criminal solicitation of child pornography. Twelve of the 14 counts are considered felony offenses."
Centre Daily Times (PA), December 8, 2017

Mariah Woods, 3, was sexually abused by mother's boyfriend before she was killed: documents
" A man accused of dumping his girlfriend's daughter in a creek sexually abused the 3-year-old before she died, according to court documents. Earl Kimrey, who is accused of disposing of Mariah Woods' body in Pender County, N.C., allegedly abused the toddler and her two brothers, according to court documents cited by the Jacksonville Daily News. The toddler's body, which was found in a muddy creek about 25 miles away from her home in Jacksonville, was positively identified on Wednesday more than a week after her mother, Kirsty Woods, first reported her missing on Nov. 27."
NY Daily News, December 7, 2017

Police say there are more victims of babysitter accused in molestation case
"On Thursday, police officials said that 23-year-old Brittney Lyon, of Escondido, had advertised her childcare services online, and they appealed to the public for information to help find families across Southern California who may have hired Lyon — who they suspect used both her real name and the assumed identity of another person.", April 27, 2017

Turned in by mom, teen says he's molested 50 kids, police say
" (CNN)It was 3 in the morning, and a California woman was attempting to flag down a police officer; she wanted to report that her son just told her he had molested two boys. The confession would go much deeper once Riverside police detained 18-year-old Joseph Boston on Saturday, authorities say. Not only did he confess to sexually assaulting 4- and 8-year-old boys at a $65-a-night motel room about a mile away from the police station, but he also admitted molesting "upwards of 50 children since he was 10 years old in different cities where he had lived," according to Riverside police. "
CNN, December 4, 2017

Will Hayden, former 'Sons of Guns' star, found guilty in sexual assaults of 2 girls
"After spending several years in the limelight in front of television cameras, former "Sons of Guns" reality TV personality Will Hayden will be sentenced to spend the rest of his life behind bars after a jury unanimously convicted him Friday of raping two preteen girls more than two decades apart in East Baton Rouge Parish.", April 7, 2017

Md. man charged with 'horrific' sex crimes involving girls under 5
"By day, 31-year-old Kyle Stephen Thompson was a commercial HVAC technician out of Sterling, Virginia. But for years in a wooded area near his apartment in Burtonsville, Maryland, court documents outline Thompson's alleged rampant sexual abuse of three young girls dating back to October 2015.", April 5, 2017

Ex-NYPD sergeant gets 28 years for persuading women to sexually abuse infants and children
" A disgraced ex-NYPD sergeant who a prosecutor called one of the worst child sex abusers ever to pass through Brooklyn federal court was sentenced to 28 years in prison. A judge sentenced Alberto Randazzo Wednesday after he pleaded guilty in July to receiving child pornography and conspiring with at least five women — sometimes the children's own mothers — to sexually exploit the young victims."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, April 19, 2017

Pessimism about pedophilia
"Pedophilia, the sexual attraction to children who have not yet reached puberty, remains a vexing challenge for clinicians and public officials. Classified as a paraphilia, an abnormal sexual behavior, researchers have found no effective treatment.", July, 2010

Idaho man, 85, says sex crime involving 4-year-old girl 'was not done for pleasure'
"Police arrested Charles Cecil Carroll on the felony charge in April, but he recently defended himself, sharing his side of the story in an interview with East Idaho News."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, June 10, 2017

DA: Gwinnett mom didn't report molester due to 'hectic' schedule
"A Gwinnett County mother didn't tell police that her boyfriend sexually abused her 6-year-old daughter because of her "hectic work schedule," the district attorney's office said. The boyfriend, Damylo Morrow, was convicted Thursday of sexual battery and acquitted of child molestation after a three-day trial. The mother pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree cruelty to children for failing to report the abuse and telling the child to lie about it, the district attorney's office said. She was sentenced to eight years probation under the First Offender Act and cannot have unsupervised contact with the child for the duration of her probation."
Atlanta Journal Constitution, August 18, 2017

Arizona mother accused of molesting children, filming & selling videos over the internet
"A mother in New River is accused of molesting two young children, filming the incidents, and selling them over the internet. According to court documents, Keri Harwood, 28, is accused of molesting two children multiple times in the bathroom of her New River home. Harwood is also accused of videotaping the incidents and selling them over the internet. Harwood is reportedly facing 10 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, as well as five counts of molestation of a child."
KSAZ, Arizona, August 16, 2017

Wisconsin woman charged with drugging, sexually assaulting 10-year-old
"A Greendale, Wisconsin woman is charged with drugging and sexually assaulting a 10-year-old boy. Tara Gotovnik is accused of drugging the boy by putting sleeping pills in the boy's slushy, before raping him. The boy's father reported the crime to Greendale police. During a search of the house, police found sex toys and drugs."
WGBA, August 20, 2017

Four more religious sect members arrested in New Mexico
"ALBUQUERQUE — Four members of a New Mexico paramilitary religious sect rocked by child sexual abuse allegations were arrested while trying to flee the state in two vans full of children, authorities said Thursday. Cibola County Sheriff Tony Mace confirmed to The Associated Press that the four members of the Aggressive Christianity Missions Training Corps were arrested late Wednesday as deputies tried to execute a court order to pick up the children for interviews from the group's isolated compound in western New Mexico. Arrest warrants had been issued for the four taken into custody. They were arrested late Wednesday on felony warrants for failure to register the births of their 11 children."
AP, August 24, 2017

Man accused of deadly hammer attack faces new charge: lewd act with child
"They stared down Deandre Chaney Jr. from their seats Friday afternoon as he faced a judge from his courtroom cell – his former girlfriend, a protective plastic collar around her neck, now mourning the death of her eldest child; her mother and other family members calling out "coward" and "he killed my grandson" through their tears. Their glares soon turned to sobs. Prosecutors on Friday added a new charge at Deandre Chaney Jr.'s arraignment on murder and attempted murder charges in the Sept. 1 hammer attack at his ex-girlfriend's Meadowview home, alleging Chaney also sexually violated one of the children. The charge, performing lewd acts with a minor younger than14, was read by Sacramento Superior Court Judge Stephen Acquisto and added yet another disturbing dimension to the case – and another page for Chaney in a brief life already marked for years by violence. Read more here:"
Sacramento Bee, September 17, 2017

Outrage after court decides girl, 11, 'consented' to sex with man, 28, who lured her from park
"A French court has ruled that an 11-year-old girl "consented" in a "sexual relationship" with a 28-year-old man after she was lured back to his apartment. The shock decision left the young girl's family devastated and drew immediate fury from children's rights groups. The court heard that the man lured the child back from a park in the northern Paris suburb of Montmagny before he allegedly sexually assaulted her. However, prosecutors said they could not justify charging the man with rape as there was no "violence" involved."
Yahoo News, September 28, 2017

Nicki Minaj's brother convicted of raping stepdaughter in Long Island
"The brother of platinum-selling rapper Nicki Minaj was convicted Thursday of repeatedly raping his 11-year-old stepdaughter in their Long Island home. The verdict in the trial of Jelani Maraj capped a sordid three-week Nassau County Court prosecution rife with horrific testimony from the shaken accuser about the unrelenting abuse. The jury deliberated over two days before returning its verdicts. A stoic Maraj showed zero emotion as he was convicted of predatory sexual assault against a child and endangering the welfare of a child."
NY Daily News, November 9, 2017

Brooklyn man busted for repeatedly raping pre-teen member of extended family
" An 18-year-old Brooklyn man raped a pre-teen member of his extended family, authorities said Monday. Police arrested David Teitelbaum late Sunday and charged him with rape, sex abuse and acting in a manner injurious to a child younger than 17. Teitelbaum, who has no previous arrest record, was arraigned on $15,000 cash bail Monday night. "
NY Daily News, November 13, 2017

Two parents charged with raping baby during supervised visit
"Twenty-one-year-old Felecia Beemer of Warren cried as she appeared in Warren Municipal Court accused of raping her 13-month-old little girl. A baby who was taken away from her immediately after she was born.
Beemer, who is being held on $250,000, has also had three other children removed from her custody, including one-and-a-half year old Tiffany Sue Banks, who died after she was placed in someone else's care."

Bucks County DA Charges Mother, Boyfriend With Murder Of 14-Year-Old Girl
"Authorities announced the charges against Sara Packer and Jacob Sullivan Sunday, saying the pair killed Grace Packer by beating, raping, poisoning and ultimately strangling her in Richland Township over an 18-hour period in July.", January 8, 2017.

Recorded rapes of 6-year-old nets guilty pleas from Cumberland County man
"Working with those Canadian authorities, police in Cumberland County descended upon the North Middleton Township home where the rape occurred and the broadcast originated and arrested the then-19-year-old who sexually assaulted the child. ", October 18, 2016.

Ohio man sentenced to 17 years in prison after Salvation Army worker finds photos of him sexually abusing toddler
"The chilling discovery led to the arrest of the bag's donor, Gary Sovie, an Ashville, Ohio, resident who was sentenced Friday to 17 years in prison, according to the Columbus Dispatch."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, October 21, 2016.

Maple Leaf Gardens predator Gordon Stuckless gets 6 years in prison
" A Toronto courtroom erupted in shouts of anger Thursday when a man who has pleaded guilty to 100 charges for the crimes he committed against 18 young boys decades ago was sentenced to six and a half years in prison.", June 9, 2016.

Washington dad facing sex charges related to 12 children fathered with women in secret 'cult'
" Two mothers are accused of standing by and doing nothing as their 12 children were physically and sexually abused by their father in what's being described by authorities as a secret "cult."
The sickening allegations involving Washington dad Melford Warren Jr., 43, led to one deputy calling it "one of the worst cases of abuse we've ever seen,""
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, May 27, 2015.

ACS workers accused of ignoring signs that twins were forced to give oral sex to foster mom's father
" City social workers "ignored" evidence two twins endured forced oral sex in the same Brooklyn foster family where a preteen girl and her sisters also suffered years of sex abuse, new court papers claim.
The new court filings contain detailed allegations ACS investigators closed their inquiry into alleged sexual abuse by Joseph Gorham without even interviewing him."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, October 26, 2016.

California man gets 1,503 years in prison for raping teen daughter for four years
"The Fresno Bee reports the man was sentenced Friday to the longest-known prison sentence in Fresno Superior Court history."
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, October 22, 2016.

Child Sexual Abuse: Top 5 Countries With the Highest Rates
"Basing its research on official statistics and reports, IBTimes UK looks into some of the countries with the highest rate of Child Sexual Abuse (CSA).", February 12, 2014.

NYPD sergeant found guilty of rape, sexual abuse of 13-year-old girl
" Krull, a 12-year NYPD veteran assigned to the Midtown North precinct, started his abuse of the teen in September 2013, when he kissed her on the mouth, prosecutors said.
The jury found him guilty of having sex with her twice -- in her home and in his car -- and of making her perform a sex act on him in his car after a June 2014."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, January 31, 2017.

Bucks County DA Charges Mother, Boyfriend With Murder Of 14-Year-Old Girl
"Authorities announced the charges against Sara Packer and Jacob Sullivan Sunday, saying the pair killed Grace Packer by beating, raping, poisoning and ultimately strangling her in Richland Township over an 18-hour period in July.", January 8, 2017.

Long Island businessman repeatedly raped niece for three years, lawsuit alleges
" A teen girl says in a lawsuit that her uncle, who owns a Southampton, L.I., excavation firm, repeatedly raped her over three years.
Steven Mezynieski, 44, first sexually assaulted the girl when she was 15, according to the civil suit filed in Suffolk County Supreme court Thursday."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, February 2, 2017.

Ohio woman allegedly videotaped herself raping 4-year-old boy
"Kirksey, 20, supposedly videotaped the rape and then posted the recording to the Periscope live streaming app, catching the attention of a person in Texas who alerted authorities, according to WCPO."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, February 9, 2017.

Jerry Sandusky's Son Charged With Child Sexual Assault
"Jeffrey Sandusky, 41, is facing 14 counts including: statutory sexual assault, solicitation sexual abuse of children, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse and unlawful contact with a minor.", February 13, 2017.

Two parents charged with raping baby during supervised visit
"Twenty-one-year-old Felecia Beemer of Warren cried as she appeared in Warren Municipal Court accused of raping her 13-month-old little girl. A baby who was taken away from her immediately after she was born. "

Warrants: Mom sought men to sexually assault daughter, 10
"The Albuquerque Journal reports that Michelle Martens told police she had set up encounters with at least three men. The child's brutal death sparked vigils and outcry across New Mexico."
Associated Press, September 14, 2016.

Pervy NYPD sergeant who convinced women to sexually abuse kids while he watched online will plead guilty
" A depraved NYPD sergeant facing trial next month for hooking up with women on Skype in order to sexually abuse their young kids has decided to throw in the towel, the Daily News has learned.
Alberto Randazzo will plead guilty on July 12 to several charges, including conspiracy to sexually exploit a child, which carries a mandatory minimum of 15 years in prison and up to 30 years, according to court records."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, July 1, 2016.

Former Maryland teacher's aide indicted on 270 child porn-related charges
" A former school aide in Maryland has been indicted on 270 counts of child porn-related charges, prosecutors said Wednesday.
The 116-page indictment alleged that 22-year-old Deonte Carraway forced 23 victims — between 9 and 13 — to perform sex acts while he taped them, according to WTOP."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, June 29, 2016.

Six Brothers Raped Their Sister For Years While 'Christian' Homeschool Parents Did Nothing
""You'll go to Hell if you tell anyone," her older brothers would warn. Sometimes they would also threaten to kill her. The sexual assaults began when the now-17-year-old girl was four, escalated into incest and rape at some point, and continued for a decade. After each assault, they would ask for her forgiveness.", May 25, 2015.

Pervy speech therapist pleads guilty to sending sicko NYPD cop shots of her performing oral sex on 2-year-old
" A Pennsylvania woman pleaded guilty Wednesday in Brooklyn Federal Court to texting images to an NYPD sergeant of her performing oral sex on a 2-year-old boy.
Leigh Marcini, 38, is one of three gal pals of sicko Sgt. Alberto Randazzo who molested children at his direction."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, October 5, 2016.

Pennsylvania man charged with fathering two children with girl whose parents 'gifted' her; 12 girls found in home
"Lee Kaplan, 51, and the girl's parents, former members of an Amish community, were arrested Thursday after police searched his Feasterville home on a report of child welfare concerns, Lower Southampton police Detective Sgt. Shane Hearn told the Bucks County Courier Times."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, June 17, 2016.

Co-founder of border-watch group Minuteman found guilty of molesting 5-year-old girl
" PHOENIX — An Arizona jury on Wednesday convicted a founder of the Minuteman border-watch group of molesting one young girl, but it acquitted him of engaging in sexual conduct with another.
Christopher Allen Simcox was found guilty on charges that he molested a 5-year-old girl and showed her pornography. He was acquitted of the more serious charges that he engaged in sexual conduct with a 6-year-old girl."

North Carolina parents accused of sexually assaulting their two 4-year-old children and letting friends abuse them
" Two North Carolina parents face life in prison after being accused of the sickening crimes of sexually assaulting their 4-year-old son and daughter and letting their friends abuse them as well.
Lindsey Honeycutt, 29, and Ambrose Heavener, 30, were charged with incest as well as sexual conduct of a minor, sexual exploitation of a minor and engaging a child for sexual performance."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, March 4, 2016.

Adam Johnson 'abused revered position' as a soccer star in sex case
"BRADFORD, England (AP) — English soccer player Adam Johnson "abused his revered position in society" by having sexual contact with a 15-year-old girl who "idolized" him, prosecutors said on Friday."
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, February 12, 2016.

"New Zealand woman Krystal Harvey is now being threatened after she filmed the rape of her 1-year-old son.
Harvey admitted to filming herself as she performed sexual acts on her 1-year-old son and selling the tape to a pedophile for $300, the New Zealand Herald reports. She then used the money to buy herself a laptop.", January 27, 2016.

Pennsylvania woman allegedly filmed herself molesting child during Skype chats with NYPD sergeant
" A third woman has been charged with allegedly molesting a child during Internet chats orchestrated by a depraved NYPD sergeant.
Leigh Marcini, 37, of Pennsylvania, is the latest sicko federal authorities have uncovered in Sgt. Alberto Randazzo's computer files, which were apparently not exhaustively searched when he was arrested in 2013 by Internal Affairs Bureau investigators."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, September 18, 2015.

O.C. teacher accused of child molestation, possessing child porn
"A longtime Orange County teacher was arrested Monday on suspicion of child molestation and possession of child pornography, authorities said.
Ezequiel Barragan, 48, is accused of having sexual contact with a boy under the age of 14 over the last two years, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Department."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, September 4, 2015.

British pedophile father and son jailed for sex attacks on young girls, described by victims as 'monsters'
" A British pedophile father and son duo has been jailed for carrying out vile sex attacks on two young girls.
Horace Nix, 84, and son Malcolm, 55, were described as "monsters" by one of their victims, who tried to end her life after suffering their abuse."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, September 4, 2015.

Florida couple kept teen relative as sex slave for five years, used Old Testament verses to justify it
"A Florida couple kept a teenage relative as their sex slave for five years, beating her and keeping her away from the outside world until she was an adult, police said.
"This is one of the most heinous crimes we've seen sexually in a long time," Port St. Lucie Detective Daniel Herrington said in a Wednesday press conference."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 14, 2015.

Convicted child molester declared sexually violent predator and sentenced to 15 to 30 years in state prison
"HARRISBURG, Pa. — Stephen Carruthers, 56, of Susquehanna Township, was sentenced in Dauphin County Court yesterday, to 15 to 30 years in state prison for sexually molesting a minor girl over a period of 8 years. Carruthers was convicted by a jury on October 29, 2014, after a three day trial.", July 29, 2015.

Alaskan man who raped 2-year-old, killed elderly couple gets 359 years in prison
" An Alaska man convicted of raping a 2-year-old girl and killing her great-grandparents was sentenced Friday to 359 years in prison for the repulsive crimes.
Jerry Active was unremorseful as a judge handed down the punishment for the horrific 2013 attack on the Mountain View family, the Alaska Dispatch News reported."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 21, 2015.

Australian actress Maggie Kirkpatrick, known for character who molested inmates on TV show, convicted of child abuse
"MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Veteran actress Maggie Kirkpatrick, who played a violent and sadistic warden nicknamed "The Freak" in a cult Australian soap opera set in a women's prison, was convicted by a magistrate on Thursday of molesting a 14-year-old psychiatric hospital patient in her home more than 30 years ago."
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS, August 20, 2015.

Mom busts bad babysitter for filming pornographic material featuring her 2-year-old daughter
" A horrified mommy busted her 51-year-old babysitter with pornographic material featuring her helpless little girl.
Daniel Boyd Divit from Mesa, Ariz., has been accused of taking explicit videos and photos and performing illicit sex acts on a 2-year-old, police told The Arizona Republic."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 12, 2015.

911 dispatcher in Florida accused of having sexual relationship with 11-year-old boy: 'One of our own has turned bad'
"A 911 dispatcher in Florida was arrested for allegedly having a sexual relationship with an 11-year-old boy, police said.
Amanda Chandler, 40, a mother of two young children who also helps a local little league baseball team, faces life in prison after she was charged Monday from her hospital bed following an attempted suicide bid, the Palm Bay Police Department said."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 5, 2015.

Mom of 8-year-old rape victim admits she was in room when daughter was attacked
" The mother of an 8-year-old rape victim took the stand Wednesday against the accused predator — her former lover — and admitted she was in the room as the man attacked her daughter.
The 40-year-old woman, whose name the Daily News is withholding, testified in Queens Supreme Court that she was in the bed in a Howard Beach motel with her lover, Earlin Craig, when he raped her daughter — and she did nothing about it."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, August 6, 2015.

Girl, 13, sex slave in paedophile ring of eight men
"Police have smashed a Perth-based paedophile ring in which a 13-year-old girl was allegedly being used as a sex slave by a group of eight men.
It is alleged the girl's father, who cannot be identified to protect his daughter's identity, was running the group and was abusing her himself, as well as facilitating access by the other men."
The West Australian, July 29, 2015.

Aylesbury sex ring: How it started with an investigation into the victim
"The Aylesbury child sex ring was not discovered as most would expect - with a victim complaining to the police, a parent voicing concerns or online surveillance. It began with the main victim - known throughout the case as child A - trying to prevent her own children being taken into care.", July 24, 2015.

Man gets prison for recording sexual abuse of daughter
"KENTWOOD, Mich. (WZZM) — A Kentwood man who used a clandestine child pornography site to share videos of him molesting his three-year-old daughter was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in federal prison for behavior the judge called 'abhorrent.'", June 24, 2015.

Ex-Vatican diplomat's sex abuse trial delayed as he's hospitalized in intensive care
"A former papal diplomat accused of sexually abusing teen boys while stationed in the Dominican Republic has been hospitalized in intensive care, forcing adjournment of his trial in a Vatican courtroom."
The Associated Press, July 12, 2015.

Woman allegedly drugged, molested boy during Skype chats in 2nd abuse case linked to NYPD sergeant
" A Massachusetts woman allegedly drugged and molested an 8-year-old boy during sickening Skype sessions with a disgraced NYPD sergeant, the Daily News has learned.
The woman, whose name The News is withholding to protect the identity of the now-13-year-old victim, is the second woman charged with participating in the sexual exploitation of children with Sgt. Alberto Randazzo."
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, July 12, 2015.

French soldiers accused of sexually abusing boys during 2014 UN peacekeeping duties in Central African Republic: report
"UNITED NATIONS—The boys said they approached the French soldiers because they were hungry. Some were so young that they didn't quite understand the acts the soldiers demanded in return. One boy, 8 or 9 years old, said he did it several times to the same soldier, 'until one day an older kid saw him and told him what he was doing was bad'."
Associated Press, May 30, 2015.

Washington dad facing sex charges related to 12 children fathered with women in secret 'cult'
"Two mothers are accused of standing by and doing nothing as their 12 children were physically and sexually abused by their father in what's being described by authorities as a secret 'cult.'
The sickening allegations involving Washington dad Melford Warren Jr., 43, led to one deputy calling it 'one of the worst cases of abuse we've ever seen,' Q13 News reported.
'These children were held against their will, denied nutrition, denied medical care, and physically and sexually abused,' Scott Wilson, of the Kitsap County Sheriff's Office, told the station after asserting his claim.
Detectives say Warren's children, ranging in age from infanthood to 13, were taught to hide the abuse and never speak with police."
Daily News, May 27, 2015.

Ohio National Guardsman convicted of sexually abusing adopted daughters, stepdaughter
" MARYSVILLE, Ohio—An Ohio National Guardsman accused of sexually abusing three adopted daughters and a stepdaughter at their home and trying to intimidate his children so they wouldn't discuss the allegations against him was convicted on Friday.
The Marysville man, 42, had been charged in Union County with 35 crimes, including rape, sexual battery, gross sexual imposition, intimidation and tampering with evidence."
Associated Press, May 22, 2015.

Oregon man pleads guilty to paying $250 for sex with underage sisters in Missouri
"A demented Oregon man pleaded guilty Monday to traveling to Missouri last year believing he was going to pay $250 to have sex with underage sisters."
Daily News, May 20, 2015.

1 of 2 British school girls in pedophile sex ring recalls being raped by at least 60 men
"When she was later interviewed by police, she was found thinking that the behavior was normal, Prosecutor Oliver Saxby said.
'It's just that they pass your number around. Or you're with one of them and they invite three or four of their friends 'round and then you have to sleep with them,' she described the process in a statement given to police.
Saxby said that the goal of making the girls feel comfortable was easier for the men to achieve because both girls come from unstable backgrounds."
Daily News, May 19, 2015.

Phoenix man charged with sexually abusing child says little girl had 'crush' on him, forced him to molest her
"A 19–year–old Arizona man says a 4–year–old girl he is accused of molesting had a 'crush' on him and forced him to fondle her private parts, police said."
Daily News, May 01, 2015.

Victor Arden Barnard Captured: Fugitive Cult Leader Wanted In US On Sex Charges Arrested In Brazil
"A fugitive Minnesota cult leader, who is wanted in connection with a long list of sex charges in the U.S. was arrested in Brazil Saturday, according to media reports.
Victor Arden Barnard, 53, was arrested late Friday by Brazil's military police at a condominium in the beach resort of Pipa, on the southern coast of Rio Grande do Norte. Also arrested was a 33–year–old Brazilian woman, who police said was giving cover to Barnard, Brazil's Globo News reported."
International Business Times, March 1, 2015.

Gary Glitter, former British pop star, convicted of child sex abuse
"The crimes sat unpunished for 40 years because of the 'immunity of fame', prosecutors said."
Daily News, February 05, 2014.

Alabama woman sentenced to 219 years in prison for incestuous underage sex ring
"Wendy Holland was convicted of sodomy and sexual abuse for her part in an abusive sex ring that ran for years. The crimes are connected to the 2012 disappearance of a suspected victim, 19–year–old Brittney Wood, who is presumed dead"
Associated Press, January 15, 2015.

Bid for new charges against Prince Andrew pal Jeffrey Epstein, accused of sexually abusing underage girls
"The feds accused the Brooklyn–born billionaire of sexually abusing 40 underage girls, but thanks to a combination of tough lawyers, troubled victims and infighting between cops and prosecutors, he only had to plead guilty to taking advantage of one of them, records show."
Daily News, January 10, 2015.

  • Jeffrey Epstein continues to live high life since release from prison in 2009
    "The 61–year–old financier, who pleaded guilty to soliciting sex from a minor in 2008, has an incredible collection of luxury vehicles and property around the world. Additionally, organizations like the Metropolitan Museum of Art, MIT, the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, New York Junior League Tennis and Harvard have accepted donations from the Jeffrey Epstein VI Foundation."
    Daily News, January 08, 2015

Perverted British blood doc used 'spy pen' when filming, sexually abusing seriously ill young male patients
"Between 2009 and 2013, the perverted doctor amassed more than 16,000 images of indisposed patients, leading to 25 different charges including sexual assault and voyeurism following his December 2013 arrest, the BBC reported."
Daily News, December 01, 2014.

Nigerian Girl Among Thousands of Divorced Children
"KADUNA, Nigeria (AP)—By the time she ran away, she bore the scars of an abused woman anywhere—a swollen face, a starved body, and, barely a year after her wedding, a divorce. But for Maimuna Abdullahi, it all happened by the time she was 14.
Her former husband, Mahammadu Saidu, 28, does not deny beating her, and blames her few years of school for her disobedience. "She had too much ABCD," he says. "Too much ABCD."
Associated Press, June 27, 2014.

Upstate NY man who raped girl, killed mother, sentenced to life in prison.
"David Renz, 30, was out on bail on kiddie porn charges in March 2013 when he carjacked Lori Bresnahan, 47, raped her 10-year-old daughter, then stabbed to the death after she broke up the attack. Renz disabled a GPS tracking device before committing the heinous crimes."
Daily News, May 16, 2014.

Iraq Wants to Legalize Child Marriage
"A new law would approve marriage to girls as young as nine in a bid to appease the nation's conservatives ahead of parliamentary elections."
The Daily Beast, April 9, 2014

DuPont Heir Got Probation for Raping His Daughter. Because He Wouldn't 'Fare Well' in Prison?
"What is wrong with Delaware Judge Jan Jurden, who gave a DuPont heir, Robert H. Richards IV, probation for raping his 3–year–old daughter? In her mind–boggling order suspending Richards– eight–year prison sentence, Jurden gave one rationale that should launch a tidal wave of hate mail: Richards 'will not fare well' in prison. To ask the obvious, so what?, March 31, 2014.
Talk about a Sweetheart Sentence! We're sure money and privilege had nothing to do with this travesty.....

CA mother, boyfriend held for murder of 3–year–old daughter
New York Daily News, February 3, 2014

Calif. child molester dubbed the 'Boogey Man' gets life in prison
Matthew Steven Jones, who had been living in Sacramento County group home for sex offenders, sneaked out to grope children. Judge says he "stole the victims' innocence" after breaking into their homes and molesting children in their beds.
Daily News, March 08, 2014

Former Army officer sentenced to 20 years in prison for child sex assaults after admitting his twin didn't do it
Aaron Lucas pleaded guilty to assaulting several young girls in Colorado in November. He initially blamed the acts on his twin Brian who has since been arrested for sexual assault in Alabama. Yes, fools, DNA can lie!
Daily News, March 01, 2014

Colorado cops arrest six in twisted child sex ring
Five men and one woman allegedly gave the three teenage victims crystal meth and then forced them to have sex. One of the victims is 13, the other two are 16, authorities in suburban Denver said. A seventh suspect is still at large.
Daily News, February 13, 2014

Florida underage sex sting nabs 22 including Disney World employees: Report
The weeklong bust by the Lake County Sheriff's Cyber Crimes Detectives unearthed the accused child predators after detectives posed in online chat forums as children or their parents. The men arrested allegedly brought with them such bait as a Happy Meal, whipped cream flavored vodka, marijuana, chocolate and jewelry.
Daily News, February 12, 2014

Gary woman admits selling baby for sex
A Gary, Ind. woman admitted this week that she sold a baby eight times to a Gary man for sex and was in the room for all the meetings except for the last one. Natisha Hillard, 25, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Hammond to one count of selling a child for sex and two counts of allowing a child to take part in child pornography, the Post–Tribune is reporting.
Fox 32 Chicago, January 26, 2014

Man kidnaps two brothers, sexually assaults both, tries to kill one before they escape: cops
James Smith, 41, lured the boys from their Mississippi yard and assaulted both. He slit the throat of the 8–year–old boy, who then escaped along with his 5–year–old brother. Both are expected to survive.
Daily News, December 19, 2013

Richard Dawkins defends 'mild pedophilia', says it does not cause 'lasting harm'
"In a recent interview with the Times magazine, Richard Dawkins attempted to defend what he called 'mild pedophilia,' which, he says, he personally experienced as a young child and does not believe causes 'lasting harm.' ... Plus, he added, though his other classmates also experienced abuse at the hands of this teacher, 'I don't think he did any of us lasting harm'.", September 10, 2013.

14–year–old boy who sexually assaulted 4–year–old at McDonald's in Queens poses a danger to younger sister: judge
Any chance the assailant is, himself, "known to Family Court"? But this says it all: A 9–year–old girl was fondled at the same McDonald's on March 9. No arrest has been made in that case. Police have not yet ruled out a connection that incident and Tuesday's attack. Really?
Daily News, August 06, 2013

Calif. pot farmer confesses to keeping teen sex slave, keeping her in metal box: prosecutors
Daily News, August 02, 2013

Mia Farrow's brother enters Alford plea, halts child sex abuse trial
John Charles Villers'Farrow entered an Alford plea in the case, which allowed him to maintain his innocence while admitting the prosecutors had enough evidence to convict him. He was arrested in November following allegations he sexually abused two of his neighbors when they were young boys.
Daily News, July 27, 2013

Jesse Friedman is 100% guilty of sexually abusing children, reinvestigation by Nassau County district attorney concludes
The subject of the documentary 'Capturing the Friedmans' is in fact a 'psychopathic deviant' who molested 17 children in his parents' Long Island home, a 172–page report finds.
Daily News, June 24, 2013

Pennsylvania man jailed for having girls in Philippines perform live sex acts on webcam for him
Daily News, May 30, 2013

Murder suspect Derek Tudor needs help, says pedophile's attorney
The attorney for a 27–year–old pedophile accused of strangling his mother's boyfriend, then burying the body in the back yard, says the sicko needs psychiatric help before his case proceeds.
Daily News, May 03, 2013

Militant Somali group stones a man to death for gay sex: reports
The punishment was doled out by an al–Shabab judge who accused the man of having sex with a young boy.
And from Andrew Vachss' 1994 article in the London Observer: Another pitch pedophiles use to gain support is to claim fellowship with the gay community by calling anti–paedophile activity "homophobic." Their cry is: "Today the paedophile, tomorrow the homosexual." This argument is aided and abetted by sloppy journalists who report "homosexual child abuse" when the perpetrator and victim are of the same sex, but never headline "heterosexual child abuse" when they are not. The truth is, of course, that predatory pedophiles are neither homosexual nor heterosexual; they are child molesters. It is worthy to note that the world's largest gay and lesbian organization has recently severed all ties with NAMBLA (the grotesquely named North American Man–Boy Love Association, which actively promotes sex between children and adults), finding NAMBLA's positions "reprehensible."
Daily News, March 21, 2013

Texas man, 21, impregnates 11–year–old girl after repeatedly raping her over course of a year: police
Daily News, March 21, 2013

Inside the life of a child bride
Daily News, October 12, 2012

Pedophile victim faces abuser in court a second time, after state judge gave monster only two–year sentence
Daily News, October 10, 2012

11 children removed from sex offender's home after some were found tied to beds
Daily News, February 21, 2012

Adam Croote: Missing–children poster child is sentenced for rape
"A man who was once a poster child for missing children has been sentenced to 25 years to life prison for raping a 10–year–old girl he was baby–sitting in upstate New York."
CBSNEWS.COM, April 30, 2012

Sex predators find easy prey in Nicaragua
Nicaragua Dispatch, November 30, 2011

Christopher Jarvis, Catholic Church Sex Abuse Investigator, Jailed For Child Porn Possession
Huffington Post, November 14, 2011

10–year–old gives birth to baby boy
Daily News, November 10, 2011

Convicted Louisiana pedophile Francis Phillip Tullier volunteers to be castrated to get out of jail
Daily News, March 05, 2011

Ex-U.N. nuclear weapons inspector Scott Ritter charged in child-sex sting
The Daily News, January 14, 2010

9th Circuit Rules Vatican Can Be Sued Over Abuse, March 4, 2009

Female sexual abuse: The untold story of society's last taboo
An article about women who sexually abuse children, published by The Independent, August 8, 2009

The Cumulative Burden Borne by Offspring Whose Mothers Were Sexually Abused as Children
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, March 1, 2009

Digital files can be retrieved in criminal cases, June 27, 2009

Europeans Debate Castration of Sex Offenders
The New York Times, March 10, 2009

The horror at the dark heart of a sordid, arrogant parliament
Irish Daily Mail, May 25, 2009

The Butner Study Redux: A Report of the Incidence of Hands–on Child Victimization by Child Pornography Offenders
Journal of Family Violence, December 10, 2008

Hasidic girl molested by 59-year-old
NY Daily News, December 12, 2008

Child sex trade soars in Cambodia, October 22, 2008

Child Sexual Abuse and the State: Applying Critical Outsider Methodologies to Legislative Policymaking
UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 5, 2006
Law professor Ruby P. Andrew examines the legal history behind the incest laws and their collision with the developing law on child sexual abuse. The paper details the multiple types of special, preferential treatment that state criminal codes give to child rapists who "grow their own victims."

France Paedophile Gang Behind Bars
Reuters, September 19, 2002

Gary Couple Charged In Child Sex 'Shows'
Indiana Times, May 30, 2002

Girl Details Rape at Trial
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 23, 2004

Adult Memories, Consequences and Recovery From Child Sexual Abuse
Part of a longitudinal study of adult memories, negative outcomes, and resiliency of women and men who were sexually abused as children

Authorities Break Up Multistate Child Pornography Ring
Knight Ridder News Service, March 9, 2002


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