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Group Home Supervisor Charged With Abuse

21 year old Marcus Lovett is accused of slapping two residents and pouring water on one of them.

03/01/2014

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Archdiocese Ordered To Surrender Names Of Priests Accused of Abuse

Information on 234 cases to be provided to alleged victim, her attorneys

12/31/2013

The Most Reverend Robert Carlson wipes his forehead as he battles the 90 degree heat during the Procession of Bishops before becoming the ninth Roman Catholic Archbishop of St. Louis at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis in St. Louis on June 10, 2009. St. Louis will be Carlson's fourth diocese; he most recently served as the bishop of Saginaw, Mich. (Photo: UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)

St. Louis Archdiocese Seeks Abuse Suit Dismissal

The St. Louis archdiocese asked a judge Wednesday to dismiss a lawsuit by the family of a teenage girl who claims Archbishop Robert Carlson failed to prevent her molestation by a priest with whom he lived in the St. Louis Cathedral Basilica.

11/06/2013

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Attorney Gives Alibi For Alleged Dog Killer

“I would like for the people who are advocates to wait until there is a verdict before they want to ruin somebody’s life”

09/03/2013

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UPDATE: Northwoods Man Gets 7 Years for Anti-Gay Attack

Walter Worthan is accused of keeping 16 and 17-year-old boys at Worthan’s house, taping them to chairs, beating them, throwing them down stairs, burning them with cigarettes, and more.

08/27/2013

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Soccer Star Makes Big Donation To Stray Rescue, Urges St. Louis Athletes To Match

Tim Ream of the Bolton Wanderers made recent visit to St. Louis shelter.

08/26/2013

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UPDATE: South St. Louis Father Arrested, Accused of Hitting 2-Year-Old Son

Police rushed to the boy’s home in the 7000 block of Weil at about 7 p.m. Thursday. The boy was unresponsive and died a short time later.

05/10/2013

T-shirts made by victims of child abuse, documenting what they went through in shocking detail, hang in the lobby of the Madison County Administration Building in Edwardsville. April is Child Abuse Prevention Month. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Colorful Paper Cutouts Call Attention To Child Abuse Prevention Month

Children as young as one are subjected to “bondage, sadism, torture”, according to top law enforcer.

04/02/2013

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Mo. Couple Charged With Handcuffing Teen To Pole

A Missouri couple accused of handcuffing the husband’s teenage son to a basement pole has been charged with child abuse.

02/12/2013

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New Illinois Law Requires Schools to Teach About Sexual Assaults, Abuse

Sen. Bivins says the lessons required under this law will teach kids what sexual assault is, and that they should speak up if it happens.

01/25/2013

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