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Child sexual abuse

May 9, 2019
Pope Francis in Santiago, Chile .   Bloomberg photo by Tamara Merino
Vatican establishes new rule for sexual abuse complaints and coverups involving bishops
May 9, 2019 - 9:33am
April 24, 2019
Patrick Martinez
Man sentenced in Williston courtroom for sexually abusing girl for nearly five years
April 24, 2019 - 1:54pm
April 17, 2019
Theodore Slater Jr.
51-year-old North Dakota man faces new charges with same 10-year-old girl
April 17, 2019 - 9:46am
April 13, 2019
Wenceslaus Katanga
‘No way he would do this’: Parishioners stand by North Dakota priest facing child misconduct probe
April 13, 2019 - 1:32pm
March 24, 2019
Josh Harwell, shown in Forest Lake’s Cedar Park, founded a Facebook group called Predator Hunters, whose mission it is to expose alleged sexual predators of children, Feb. 28, 2019. Harwell confronted and Facebook Live-recorded an alleged predator in this park; the video received 100,000 views. (Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press)
His group hunts for child-sex predators, Twin Cities law enforcement is leery
March 24, 2019 - 10:01am
February 27, 2019
Lovice Brandenburg, left, and her husband, North Dakota Rep. Mike Brandenburg, both of Edgeley, are seen in this undated photo at a legislative gathering in Bismarck. Special to The Forum
ND lawmaker's wife shares story of abuse in hope of extending time limit on prosecuting child sex crimes
February 27, 2019 - 5:52pm
February 25, 2019
Cardinal George Pell gestures as he talks during a news conference for the presentation of new president of Vatican Bank IOR, at the Vatican July 9, 2014. REUTERS/Tony Gentile/File photo
Australian Cardinal George Pell convicted of sexually assaulting two choirboys
February 25, 2019 - 8:52pm
Robert Kelly, known as R. Kelly, appears in a booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department on Saturday. (Chicago Police Department)
R. Kelly has posted bond and will be released from jail soon
February 25, 2019 - 4:37pm
February 24, 2019
Pope Francis, seen here in January in Santiago, Chile, has been accused by a former Vatican ambassador of covering up sexual abuse. That ambassador -- Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò demanded that Francis step down. Bloomberg photo by Tamara Merino
At Vatican summit, Pope Francis calls for 'all-out battle' against sexual abuse but is short on specifics
February 24, 2019 - 4:45pm
February 23, 2019
Robert Kelly, known as R. Kelly, appears in a booking photo provided by the Chicago Police Department on Saturday. (Chicago Police Department)
R. Kelly's bond set at $1 million following aggravated sexual abuse charges
February 23, 2019 - 4:09pm
R. Kelly charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse
February 23, 2019 - 8:58am
February 14, 2019
Juan Martinez
Northwest North Dakota man found guilty of sexually abusing child
February 14, 2019 - 5:47pm
February 13, 2019
South Dakota tribal leader gets 12 life sentences for sexually abusing children
February 13, 2019 - 7:00am
February 7, 2019
The Catholic Diocese of Duluth, headquartered at 2830 East Fourth Street in Duluth, filed for bankruptcy on Monday. The diocese covers ten counties in northeastern Minnesota. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Duluth diocese settles with final insurer: Victims stand to receive more than $30 million from 5 settlements
February 7, 2019 - 7:56pm
January 18, 2019
Bismarck man indicted on multiple child sexual abuse charges
January 18, 2019 - 11:51am