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Man Accused of Sodomizing 6-Year-Old at Daycare

By Jeff Herman
June 24, 2016

A Manteca man was arrested for sodomizing a 6-year-old girl at his girlfriend's daycare, reports CBS Sacramento.  Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "It is heartbreaking what happened to this little girl but I am glad that her story is out in the open.  Only with full disclosure can one begin to heal."

ALERT: Lawsuit Alleges Five Year-Old Boy Was Sexually Assaulted by Wal-Mart Employee

By contacthermanlaw
June 24, 2016

JEFF HERMAN (www.hermanlaw.com), a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, announces the filing of a lawsuit against WAL-MART for the sexual assault and battery of a five year-old boy, S.S., by employee MATTHEW BULMER.  

Emma Willard School investigating decades old sex abuse allegations

By Jeff Herman
June 23, 2016

Law enforcement is investigating reports of sex abuse at a prestigious boarding school for girls in Upstate New York.  Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "I hope the school will work cooperatively with authorities through the investigation.  I encourage other victims or anyone with information to come forward."

Olean HS teacher arrested on sex abuse charges

By Jeff Herman
June 22, 2016

A high school teacher was arrested on sexual abuse and forcible touching charges, reports WKBW.  Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "I encourage other victims out there, if any, to come forward.  Only with full disclosure can the healing process begin."

Rogue River HS teacher arrested on sex charges

By Jeff Herman
June 20, 2016

Detectives of the Jackson County Sheriff's Office arrested a Rogue River High School teacher Wednesday for allegedly having a sexual relationship with a student, reports the Mail Tribune.  Jeff Herman, a nationally recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "Vizcarra abused his position of power and trust.  I hope the school, police and anyone with information on this case will continue to work together bring justice and keep other children safe."

Youth league coach accused of sexually assaulting a child

By Jeff Herman
June 17, 2016

The Bear County Sheriff's Office has arrested a youth league coach for child sex abuse, reports KSAT San Antonio.  Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "I applaud the young girl for being so brave and coming forward in order to protect others from being victimized.  The safety of children is paramount so we all must work together to expose predators and institutions that protect them."

Naperville Junior HS Teacher Accused of Sex Abuse

By Jeff Herman
June 16, 2016

A Naperville junior high school teacher has been suspended without pay after being accused of sexually abusing a teenage boy in her home on New Year's Day, according to the Chicago Tribune.  Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "I cannot help thinking that this is the not the first and only time Taylor has done something like this.  I hope authorities investigates further to see if she has done this to her students since she had unfettered access to them."

Jury finds former chess teacher guilty on two of three counts in sex abuse trial

By Jeff Herman
June 15, 2016

A jury found a longtime chess teacher, F. Leon Wilson, guilty on Friday of fondling two young girls in his second trial on the charges in a few months, reports The Columbus Dispatch.  Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "I hope that the school and police thoroughly investigated all allegations to make sure there are not other victims out there.  Predators and institutions that protect them must be exposed in order to keep our children safe."

Youth pastor pleads guilty to sexual abuse

By Jeff Herman
June 14, 2016

A local youth pastor charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl numerous times pleaded guilty and will be sentenced to eight years in state prison, reports the Santa Maria Times.  Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "It is unfortunate what occurred here and I hope that if there are any other victims out there that they come forward.  Only with full disclosure can the healing process begin."

Former wrestling coach Howell to serve seven years

By Jeff Herman
June 13, 2016

A former high school teacher and wrestling coach at Caesar Rodney High School was sentenced Thursday to more than seven years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually abusing a student, reports The Star Democrat.  Jeff Herman, a nationally-recognized attorney for victims of sexual abuse, said: "It is extremely heartbreaking what happened here.  I hope that Howell's sentence will help her begin to heal."

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