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St. Louis Businessman Suspected of Sexually Abusing 2 Boys

A 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.

03/23/2015

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St. Louis Archdiocese Must Turn in Sex Abuse Claims Records

A judge says the St. Louis archdiocese must turn over internal records on sexual abuse allegations spanning two decades as part of a civil lawsuit.

03/11/2015

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Retired Priest Suspended After Sexual Abuse Allegation

St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson announced the suspension of retired priest Father John Ghio.

10/21/2014

(L-R) Lukasz ‘Dr Luke’ Gottwald (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) | Singer Kesha (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse Claims

Kesha 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.

10/15/2014

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Man Accused of Assault, Climbing Into Couple’s Bed

An 18-year-old Warren County man faces three felony charges for allegedly breaking into a Marthasville couple’s home, climbing into their bed and attempting to have sex with the woman.

08/26/2014

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Lawyers to Release Files on Accused Joliet Priests

Chicago law office is going to release documents exposing 16 priests from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Joliet who are accused of sexually abusing children.

04/30/2014

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Former Teacher Accused of Sexually Abusing Eight Children

37 year old Jason Ehlers of Bethalto is in custody

04/25/2014

Booking photo courtesy of St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department

St. Louis Priest Accused of Abuse Released on Bond

Joseph Jiang, 31, accused of sexually abusing a grade school student, has been released on bail.

04/21/2014

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St. Louis-Area Man Accused Of Sexual Torture

A St. Louis-area man is accused of sexually torturing women in his apartment over several years.

04/15/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Military Sex Abuse Bill Advances

Senator Clair McCaskill wins the battle to strengthen already-tough rules in the military to stop sexual abuse.

03/07/2014

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