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Mississippi man claims teacher at Baptist school sexually abused him as anti-gay therapy

By Jeff Herman
September 02, 2014

A Mississippi man has filed a criminal complaint alleging that a male teacher at Bethel Baptist School, a church-run school in Walls, sexually abused him in an attempt to change his sexual orientation from homosexuality. Jeff Herman,a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, applauds the brave survivor for breaking his silence and protecting others.

Former Big Brothers volunteer asks to have sex abuse conviction overturned

By Jeff Herman
August 29, 2014

An attorney for a former Big Brothers volunteer convicted of child sexual abuse argued Thursday that the judge who heard the case should not have allowed testimony alleging the man committed inappropriate acts decades ago. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, applauds the brave victims who testified and hopes they found a sense of justice in the conviction.

Sexual abuse lawsuit alleges Seventh-day Adventist Church hired a known sexual predator

By Jeff Herman
August 27, 2014

Two men who allege they were sexually molested as children in the 1970's by a youth group leader in Oregon sued the Seventh-day Adventist church for $13.5 million on Tuesday. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of childhood sexual abuse, says it is never too late for adult survivors to break their silence and seek justice.

St. Mary's Hospital Worker Arrested for Sexually Assaulting Patient

By Jeff Herman
August 22, 2014

A hospital worker in Reno, Nevada was arrested for sexually assaulting a 19-year-old patient. 

Former St. Raphael Catholic School teacher and Trinity High coach charged with sexual abuse

By Jeff Herman
August 21, 2014

A former St. Raphael Catholic School teacher and Trinity High School football coach is now facing sex abuse charges. Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of clergy sexual abuse, urges the Archdiocese of Louisville to make the safest choice to protect kids.

Child Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Filed Against Childplace in Jeffersonville

By contacthermanlaw
August 20, 2014

Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against CHILDPLACE, INC. for the sexual abuse of a 14-year-old boy by 26-year-old staff member Megan Ralston.

Sexual Assault Lawsuit Filed Against LA Fitness

By contacthermanlaw
August 19, 2014

JEFF HERMAN, a nationally-recognized advocate for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against LA FITNESS for the sexual assault of a former employee by "ST", a sales manager at the Boca Raton location.

More sexual assault charges filed against Pennsylvania pastor

By Jeff Herman
August 08, 2014

Duane Youngblood, a Pennsylvania pastor previously convicted for sexual assault, has been charged in two more similar cases in less than a month. Jeff Herman, a  nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, says a church should never allow a registered sex offender to have unfettered access to teens.

Trial begins for Colorado gymnastics coach accused of sexual assault

By Jeff Herman
August 06, 2014

Trial began on Tuesday for Robert Barke, a former Colorado gymnastics coach accused of sexually abusing two boys at Xtreme Altitude Gymnastics in Broomfield. Nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, Jeff Herman, commends the brave victims for testifying and says it is never too late for healing to begin.

Connecticut Boy Scout leader sentenced to prison for child sexual abuse

By Jeff Herman
August 05, 2014

A Rocky Hill father, former pilot, and Boy Scout leader was sentenced to eight years in prison for having sexual contact with two boys. 

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