Missouri High Court Weighs Sex Abuse Suit Against Boy ScoutsThe 35-year-old man, who is referred to in case documents only as John Doe, alleges that his scoutmaster sexually abused and battered him starting when he was about 12 years old in 1992 and that it continued until 1997.
Woman Accused of Abusing Children Waives ExtraditionA suburban Chicago gymnastics coach accused of sexually abusing two children with disabilities during a trip to Georgia for a competition has waived extradition from Illinois.
SNAP Dissatisfied with Pope on Abuse CrisisLocal clergy abuse survivors aren’t happy with what they are hearing from Pope Francis so far during his visit to the United States.
Priest Sues Accuser After Sex Abuse Charges DroppedA St. Louis priest who was accused of sexually abusing a boy in a Catholic school bathroom before the charges were dropped earlier this month is suing the alleged victim's parents, police and a victim's rights group.
Survivors Group Asks Archbishop To Be Careful With JiangThe survivors group SNAP is calling for the Archbishop to be careful with Jiang.
Fugitive Air Force Sergeant Accused of Sexual AbuseSgt. David Lawrence Helm hasn't been seen since May 29, and is accused of sexual abuse of a 16-year-old girl.
Arrest Made in Cape Girardeau InvestigationJeffrey M. Lazier has been arrested for the rape and kidnapping of a woman in Cape Girardeau.
Illinois National Guard Soldier Arrested by State PoliceAn Illinois Army National Guard staff sergeant has been arrested on aggravated criminal sexual abuse charges.
St. Louis Businessman Suspected of Sexually Abusing 2 BoysA St. Louis man faces several criminal charges following accusations he used snacks and money to lure two young boys from their school bus stop into his business where he sexually abused them.
St. Louis Archdiocese Must Turn in Sex Abuse Claims RecordsA judge says the St. Louis archdiocese must turn over internal records on sexual abuse allegations spanning two decades as part of a civil lawsuit.
Retired Priest Suspended After Sexual Abuse AllegationSt. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson announced the suspension of retired priest Father John Ghio.
Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse ClaimsKesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.