The man's wife is suing the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, alleging that they violated his right to confidentiality after he confessed to sexually abusing his daughter.
Sgt. Jesús Manuel Menocal Jr., 32, faces a potential sentence of life in prison if convicted on one of the charges.
A federal report proclaims that sexual assaults are down across the board at juvenile detention centers in America, but that high rates of abuse exist in 12 facilities stretching from Oregon to Florida.
Tyrel Benjamin, 25, was sentenced to seven years in jail after he pleaded guilty to a number of sexual offenses, including attempting to pay for the sexual services of a child.
Maher referenced Jim Jordan and former GOP House Speaker Dennis Hastert in a scathing monologue about sexual abuse allegations tied to each Republican.
Reverend Amal Samy denies allegations that he attempted to touch and be touched by a technician aboard a cruise ship, as well as witness statements that claim he exposed himself to a female masseuse.
Tevin McLeod, 28, has been sentenced to more than seven years in prison for the rape and sexual assault of a girl under the age of 13.
Father Michele Mottola, 59, was arrested this week in Trentola Ducenta, near Naples, after audio recordings said to be of him molesting an 11-year-old girl were given to local press.
The incident allegedly took place on a cruise vessel headed for the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Under Spanish law, it is only considered rape or sexual assault if physical force or intimidation is used. Because the 14-year-old girl was drunk, the 5 men were charged with the lesser offense of sexual abuse.
A federal lawsuit alleges that the St. Helens School District failed to protect a 16-year-old from sexual abuse despite a decade of red flags.
Eric Hartley, a former teacher, made use of the smartphone app Kik, where he and others distributed sexually explicit images of young boys and girls.
Marine Col. Daniel Wilson, 58, was released last week after the U.S. Navy-Marine Corps Court of Criminal Appeals overturned his verdict in July.
The Colorado Attorney General released a report on Wednesday that named and accused 43 Catholic priests of sexually abusing at least 166 children in Colorado, including a priest who had served as a state senator.
The 46-year-old firefighter was arrested while off-duty in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York City.
As the Catholic church continues to grapple with sexual abuse scandals, one Australian politician wants their buildings labeled as unsafe for children.
The man was also found guilty of repeatedly raping one of the children he fathered with his daughter.
Mercy Corps co-founder, Ellsworth Culver, was credibly accused by his daughter of serial sexual abuse but he continued to work there for another decade.
Wilfredo Erazo-Turcios, 29, of Brandenton, will serve life in prison and is designated a sexual predator as long as he lives.
In a statement Thursday, Harvard President Lawrence S. Bacow said the university would donate the unused portion of Jeffrey Epstein's donations to victims' organizations.
A new exposé by Ronan Farrow alleges that the MIT Media Lab worked to keep Epstein's donations off the books.
Pruitt has accused her former manager and producer Keith Thomas of sexual abuse beginning when she was 14; Thomas is a big name in Nashville, producing the Amy Grant hit "Baby Baby."
Chappelle says, referring to the men who allege that Jackson sexually abused them when they were children, "I do not believe them."
Critics claim Jehovah's Witnesses leaders have turned a blind eye to "massive and horrendous abuse" for years.
"I hope this law improves public safety and gives victims their day in court," says New York state Senator Brad Hoylman, author of the Child Victims Act. "It's more than about money—it's about about being recognized by court of law for suffering."
A new lawsuit, filed on Monday, accuses the BSA of facilitating "a continuing and serious conspiracy to conceal and cover up" sexual assaults against children within their organization.
Peter John Dalglish, 62, from Ontario, was convicted of abusing boys aged 9 and 12.
He would allegedly bring them into his inner friend group, the Colour Society, to make them feel special.
Massaro's accounts of abuse while overseas were made public following her tragic death last week.