Eagle Scout: Lawsuit Meant To Prevent Further Sexual Abuse From Boy Scout LeadersThe lawsuit names a local chapter and the national Boy Scouts of America, saying they didn’t keep a close eye on a scout leader who ended up raping a teen.
Crew Removes Graffiti On Bill Cosby's Hollywood StarGraffiti commenting on sex abuse allegations against Bill Cosby were removed Friday from the comedian's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
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.
Educator Accused Of Sexual Abuse On YouTube Charged With 16 CountsThe Riverside County District Attorney's office said Andrea Cardosa, 40, was charged with 5 counts of aggravated sexual assault on a child
Police In California Detain Mother Of Dead 3-Year-OldAuthorities are investigating the child's death as a homicide. The girl was found dead in her bed during a child welfare check by police.
Bill Opening Window For Sex-Abuse Suits PassesState legislators have sent Gov. Jerry Brown a hotly debated bill that would open a one-year window of opportunity for victims of childhood sexual abuse to sue religious organizations and other private or nonprofit groups that employed their abusers.
Assembly Passes Bill To Allow Sex-Abuse LawsuitsThe state Assembly has approved legislation that would open a one-year window for some victims of childhood sexual abuse to sue private or nonprofit organizations.
Calif. Woman Gets Life For Severing Husband's PenisA California woman who cut off her husband's penis and threw it in a garbage disposal has been sentenced to life in prison with possibility of parole.
Calif. Man: Wife 'Murdered Me' When She Severed Penis The estranged husband of a woman charged with severing his penis said it was as though his life ended the evening of the attack.
Nurse At Local Hospital Accused Of Sexually Abusing PatientA male nurse at a well-respected local hospital is accused of sexually abusing at least one of his patients.
Former San Jose Principal Found Guilty Of Not Reporting AbuseA jury on Monday convicted a former San Jose principal of failing to report suspected sexual abuse of a child by a teacher.
Boy Scouts’ ‘Perversion Files’ List Local Sexual OffendersA nationwide Boy Scouts of America scandal has been exposed, revealing a decades-old cover-up that protected scoutmasters who allegedly molested children.