iO Tillett Wright hit out at reports Heard showed no visible bruises after the alleged assault.
Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests skeptical of Pope Francis' decree.
On Ukraine's front lines, those who speak out are under constant threat of retaliation from the militias in power.
When he was elected in 2014, President Widodo made a series of commitments to human rights.
More than 1,000 girls as young as ten are being put through the "brutal" practice in the U.K.
Human Rights Watch and Amnesty describe harrowing stories of abuse since the November attacks.
"I'm very tired, and I'm divorcing my husband."
A look at why today's U.N appeals have trebled since 2005's $5 billion.
Deborah Leonard is accused, along with her husband, of beating her sons at a church in October.
Afghan, Syrian and Iraqi refugees list abuse in new survey funded by Oxfam.
Some of the prisoners have spoken about their ordeal after the dramatic rescue operation.
Dr. Dre's ex responds to revisionist history: "When you have money and power, you do what you want."
Józef Wesołowski is the highest-ranking Vatican official ever to face charges for sex abuse.
Soldiers with untreated post-traumatic stress disorder are reportedly partly responsible, say NGOs.
Thousands of child sex abuse cases to emerge after arrest of primary school director in eastern France.
The job advert is featured on Kaufmich - a social networking site for sex workers.
The Metropolitan Police referred themselves to the watchdog over 16 allegations.
Obama administration wants clarification on a judge's ruling on the photos, but the ACLU claims it's a delaying tactic.