child sexual abuse
Thousands of pages of documents showing how the Archdiocese of Chicago handled the sexual abuse of children by priests will be made public Tuesday, providing the broadest look yet into the details of what the archdiocese knew and did or didn’t do about the scandal.
A Missouri woman has been charged with having illegal sex with a teenager and helping to dispose of her body last year in Truman Lake.
A 17-year-old O’Fallon resident has been charged with child molestation while out on bond for previous molestation charges.
In the wake of the Jerry Sandusky trial, Missouri legislators are continuing to debate what defines a criminal in sexual abuse cases.
Recommendations to be revealed in Jefferson City Thursday
Local clergy abuse survivors assess the impact of today’s 3 to 6 prison sentence handed down to a Philadelphia church official for covering up sex abuse claims against priests.