In the News 12/28/15


PA boy school CEO: ‘Shocking’ how often teacher sex abuse occurs

Storm said such cases are still “an egregious violation of trust.” In such cases, adults are “clearly taking advantage of people already experiencing trouble in their lives, who need help with trust and an ability to build healthy relationships.


Council Bluffs teacher accused of inappropriate relationship with student

The arrest affidavit also shows the victim’s mother found out about the relationship after finding a late-night text message from Daugherty on her daughter’s phone on Dec. 31, during the school’s winter break.


Stroudsburg Teacher Charged With Child Sex Abuse

Flatley's next-door neighbor in Stroud Township said she is shocked by the allegations. "He looked like a real nice father, they doing homework and singing. I was so surprised," said Huong DeSa. "I had no idea what was going on inside, but on the outside they were good to me."

Teacher pleads guilty in sexual abuse case

Morsi is a mother of four children and is married to a science teacher, Hany Morsi, who teaches at the same school and is also a wrestling coach there.

“This case is particularly disturbing because the defendant is a teacher and schools should be safe havens for children,” Brown said when Morsi was charged in the first case. “Instead, this defendant is accused of sexually preying upon one of her students during rendezvous all over the school.”

California teacher on leave after alleged teacher-student sex comments

One of the most harmful comments ever: "Students should have kept their “stupid mouths shut and enjoyed it.”


Advocacy group looks to better protect kids and whistleblowers of sexual abuse

At Thursday’s meeting, the group discussed the complicated chain often created when a child reports abuse. A child may confide in a teacher that another educator had touched them, that teacher takes a statement and tells the principal, the principal then reports it to law enforcement, and before it’s over, the victim has had to tell their story too many times to too many different people and could be frightened out of going forward, Jesse Williard said.

Court probes abuse at Catholic boarding school

Jürgen R., a 44-year-old priest and teacher at the Ettal monastery school, told the judge in Munich that "all accusations laid against me are untrue" when he appeared to hear the charges.

He claims that he did nothing more than stroke the children on their backs and stomachs, saying that his mother did the same thing to him when he came to her for comfort.

IPCC investigates delay in child abuse probe

Gareth Williams, 48, admitted 31 charges including nine of voyeurism and 20 of making indecent photos last May.

The Ysgol Glantaf teacher was caught in an international police operation.

The Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) will examine whether the Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre acted quickly enough.

Police found recordings he made at the school where he taught and at other properties.

Video: Teachers get lesson in new sexual abuse curriculum

Retired teacher David Lowe found guilty of historical sexual abuse

Lowe invited the youngsters to his flat and "spanked" them when they had broken school rules. He also crept into a dormitory and touched them while carrying out night-time checks.

A former pupil told the court he was 10-years-old when he was abused.


Former Bucks County Band Teacher Admits to Sex With Teenage Student

A former band teacher in the Central Bucks County School District admitted to having sex with a teenage boy over a six-month period.

Two victims call for papal investigation into sexual abuse

Although the two victims have passed their respective statue of limitations, they say in a release through their lawyers, Hogan Willig, that they’re just looking for closure, and to help others.




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