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Nicholas Brendon: Arrest Was Due to Sexual Abuse & Depression, 'This Isn't Who I Am'

Nicholas Brendon: Arrest Was Due to Sexual Abuse & Depression, 'This Isn't Who I Am'

Originally posted 03/17/2015 02:10AM

Nicholas Brendon says his arrest in Florida on Friday after trashing a hotel room was caused by his ongoing battle with depression and difficulty dealing with memories of being molested when he was a child.

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Oklahoma Woman Claims Stephen Collins Exposed Himself to Her When She Was 13

Oklahoma Woman Claims Stephen Collins Exposed Himself to Her When She Was 13

Originally posted 03/12/2015 06:30PM

An Oklahoma woman has come forward with accusations that actor Stephen Collins exposed his naked body to her when she was 13.

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Victims Molested by Youth Soccer Coach File Lawsuit Against Soccer Organization

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Victims Molested by Youth Soccer Coach File Lawsuit Against Soccer Organization

Originally posted 03/07/2015 12:50PM

A lawsuit alleging that the American Youth Soccer Organization failed to shield four unnamed players in Lancaster, California, from coach Renoir Vincent Valenti, now serving a life sentence for sexually abusing over a dozen kids, was filed on March 3 in Los Angeles.

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Mariska Hargitay: How Olivia Benson Inspired Me to Help Survivors of Abuse | Mariska Hargitay

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Mariska Hargitay: How Olivia Benson Inspired Me to Help Survivors of Abuse

Originally posted 03/05/2015 01:30PM

For Mariska Hargitay, separating herself from her role as sex crimes detective Olivia Benson can be a difficult task.

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Former Glam Rocker Gary Glitter Found Guilty of Sex Abuse, Faces Life in Prison

Former Glam Rocker Gary Glitter Found Guilty of Sex Abuse, Faces Life in Prison

Originally posted 02/05/2015 05:30PM

After being charged in June with a number of sex offenses, Gary Glitter (real name Paul Gadd) has been convicted of one count of attempted rape, four counts of indecent assault and one count of having sex with a girl under the age of 13, the BBC reports.

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School Employee Arrested for Sexual Relationships with 17-Year-Old Students

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School Employee Arrested for Sexual Relationships with 17-Year-Old Students

Originally posted 02/04/2015 06:25PM

After a yearlong criminal investigation, an Indiana instructional assistant was arrested Monday for allegedly having sexual relationships with two 17-year-old students.

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Psychic to Stand Trial for Death He 'Predicted'

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Psychic to Stand Trial for Death He 'Predicted'

Originally posted 02/02/2015 10:45AM

A self-proclaimed psychic is accused of murdering a woman whose death he supposedly "predicted."

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Stephen Collins Steps Out in Rare Public Sighting Since Child Molestation Scandal

Stephen Collins Steps Out in Rare Public Sighting Since Child Molestation Scandal

Originally posted 01/31/2015 11:25AM

Stephen Collins was spotted Friday in Los Angeles, marking a rare public sighting after allegations surfaced in October that he sexually molested underage girls.

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Boy Scouts' 'Perversion Files' to be Unveiled in Molestation Trial

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Boy Scouts' 'Perversion Files' to be Unveiled in Molestation Trial

Originally posted 01/27/2015 11:55AM

Nearly 100,000 pages from the Boy Scouts of America's so-called "perversion" files – documenting the alleged sexual abuse of scouts by adult volunteers – will play a key role in a civil trial that began on Monday in Santa Barbara, California.

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California Teacher Suspended for Defending Colleagues Who Allegedly Hosted Beach Sex Parties

California Teacher Suspended for Defending Colleagues Who Allegedly Hosted Beach Sex Parties

Originally posted 01/23/2015 09:50AM

Another California high school teacher is in hot water after he defended two of his colleagues who were arrested on Saturday for allegedly having sex with students during two beach trips.

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