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More arrests in Pakistan child sex abuse scandal
More arrests in Pakistan child sex abuse scandal

Pakistani police arrested five more people over a major child sex abuse scandal after a lawyer for the victims accused them of protecting culprits.

More arrests in Pakistan child sex abuse scandal
Pakistan province orders probe into huge child abuse scandal
Pakistan province orders probe into huge child abuse scandal

A Pakistani province announced a judicial inquiry into a massive child abuse and extortion scandal allegedly involving hundreds of victims amid mounting calls for justice.

Pakistan province orders probe into huge child abuse scandal
Bill Cosby ordered to testify in sex abuse case
Bill Cosby ordered to testify in sex abuse case

US comedy icon Bill Cosby has been ordered to testify under oath in response to accusations from a woman who said he drugged and sexually abused her when she was a minor.

Bill Cosby ordered to testify in sex abuse case
Former British PM caught up in child sex abuse claim
Former British PM caught up in child sex abuse claim

A former prime minister was drawn into the complex web of historic child sex abuse allegations in Britain, when the police watchdog announced an investigation involving 1970s leader Edward Heath.

Former British PM caught up in child sex abuse claim
US singer Kesha. ©Reuters/Danny Moloshok
Pop star Kesha sues producer Dr. Luke for sex abuse

American pop star Kesha sued her producer Dr. Luke for allegedly abusing her sexually and emotionally for years, while threatening to harm her career.

Pop star Kesha sues producer Dr. Luke for sex abuse
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'Mowgli' caught on camera in Kazakhstan

The video clearly shows a boy on all fours runing for an apple thrown to him. He picks up the fruit with his teeth, not hands.

'Mowgli' caught on camera in Kazakhstan
Asiya Kushenova. Photo from personal archive.
Kazakhstani woman arrested in USA after abuse from her husband

A Kazakhstani citizen Ms. Asiya Kushenova has been arrested in the United States.

Kazakhstani woman arrested in USA after abuse from her husband
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Grim reality of Kazakhstani rehab centres for abused children

The grim reality of Kazakhstan’s Centers for Adaptation of Underage startles with adults’ inhumanity and cruelty towards abused children.

Grim reality of Kazakhstani rehab centres for abused children
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Hundreds of Argentine kids separated from parents after sex abuse

The sexual abuse of nearly 300 girls and boys in just one year in a single Argentine province led authorities to separate them from their parents, authorities said.

Hundreds of Argentine kids separated from parents after sex abuse
John Paul II sainthood a delicate issue for Mexicans
John Paul II sainthood a delicate issue for Mexicans

Many Mexicans have mixed emotions about seeing the late pope John Paul II become a saint: they loved the man but feel he covered up sexual abuses by priests.

John Paul II sainthood a delicate issue for Mexicans
Pope asks forgiveness for child sex abuses
Pope asks forgiveness for child sex abuses

Pope Francis on Friday personally asked forgiveness for thousands of child sex abuses carried out by priests and promised more action following accusations of cover-ups and excessive leniency by the Vatican.

Pope asks forgiveness for child sex abuses
Woody Allen attacks ex over abuse allegations
Woody Allen attacks ex over abuse allegations

Film director Woody Allen on Friday again denied molesting his daughter and launched a furious attack on his ex-partner Mia Farrow, blaming her for the abuse allegations.

Woody Allen attacks ex over abuse allegations
Row grows after US Marshals strip-search Indian diplomat
Row grows after US Marshals strip-search Indian diplomat

US officials admitted Tuesday that they strip-searched a female Indian diplomat after she was arrested in New York in a new twist to a growing row that has seen India hit back with reprisals such as removing security barriers around the US embassy.

Row grows after US Marshals strip-search Indian diplomat
Historic child abuse inquiry opens in Australia
Historic child abuse inquiry opens in Australia

An Australian inquiry into church and institutional child abuse began public hearings, with warnings.

Historic child abuse inquiry opens in Australia
Linda Mayotte. Snapshot of ©necn.com
American couple found giulty of raping children adopted from Kazakhstan

The jury of Worcester Superior Court found Joseph and Linda Mayotte guilty of sexually abusing their children adopted from Kazakhstan.

American couple found giulty of raping children adopted from Kazakhstan
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American couple faces 10 years in jail for raping children from Kazakhstan

Linda Mayotte accused of raping a minor teen adopted from Kazakhstan testified that he was choking her when she refused to submit to his sexual demands.

American couple faces 10 years in jail for raping children from Kazakhstan
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Kazakhstan children allegedly raped in U.S. are from Petropavlovsk

The adoption order on the former orphans from Kazakhstan who are testifying in the U.S. against their adoptive parents was issued by Petropavlovsk court in 2004.

Kazakhstan children allegedly raped in U.S. are from Petropavlovsk
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Girl adopted from Kazakhstan at age of 8 testifies against American father

17-y.o. Kazakhstan-born orphan girl adopted from Kazakhstan at the age of 8 has testified against her adoptive father Joseph Mayotte, 50.

Girl adopted from Kazakhstan at age of 8 testifies against American father
Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry requests additional information on adopted chilren's abuse case

Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry filed an inquiry to the U.S. over the alleged sexual abuse of children adopted from Kazakhstan.

Kazakhstan Foreign Ministry requests additional information on adopted chilren's abuse case
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Kazakhstan-born alleged rape victim testifies against American adopting parents

The 21-y.o. alleged victim of the sexual abuse testified against his American adoptive parents.

Kazakhstan-born alleged rape victim testifies against American adopting parents