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January 22, 2021

Mario Rodriguez-Ramirez, former pastor, accused of sexually abusing young girl

   Tempe police have spent the past 6 months investigating 48-year-old Mario Rodriguez-Ramirez, a man who was once a pastor. Police said the  sexual abuse began in 2015, when the little girl was just 9 years old and he was the pastor of her Church.  Rodriguez-Ramirez took the victim and two other children to Kiwanis Park in Tempe, where he allegedly hugged and kissed the girl inappropriately  when she reached the ground after going down the slide, police say. The second alleged assault happened behind a Home Depot in Tempe. The girl told police that Pastor Rodriguez-Ramirez took her with […]
January 17, 2021

Father Bill Lombardy accused of sexually abusing two altar boys in the 1960’s

    Father Bill Lombardy, a former priest and grandmaster chess player,  portrayed in a movie about chess player Bobby Fischer by actor Peter Sarsgaard, has been accused of child sex abuse. In a new lawsuit by two prior altar boys, Father Bill Lombardy is accused of  sexually abusing the two boys when they were altar boys.  Lombardy, who died at age 79,  is accused in the lawsuit of sexually abusing  these two students in the 1960s, when he was a teacher in the Bronx at St. Mary’s School. Lombardy is also known for his  training of  Bobby Fischer from […]
January 15, 2021

Ex Assistant Principal Of Prestigious High School accused of sexually abusing teenage girls

  A woman who claims she was sexually abused by an ex Stuyvesant High School Assistant Principal when she was 16 has sued her perpetrator. Nicole Erlichman, now 52, claims that Richard Plass, assistant principal and chairman of the Biology Department, started sexually abusing her at least 3 times a week for two years when she was just a junior at he Tribeca high school. According to her Manhattan Supreme Court lawsuit, Erlichman claims Plass started grooming her when she was just 15 at the prestigious  high school by “using their shared interest in science as a way to secure […]
December 25, 2020

Teenage girls in Rehab at Hawthorne Cedar Knolls forced to be sex slaves

  Hawthorne Cedar Knolls, located in a small town near New York City, is known for it’s beautiful landscaping and peace and quiet. The quiet stability was a perfect setting to offer the emotionally troubled teenagers a place to go.  Hawthorne, which is located in the town of Mount Pleasant, had a hidden secret. Within the past few years, an unusually high rate of teenagers were labeled as missing from its property. Advocates for children, as well as police officials and  the Staff a the rehabilitation center,  said they knew that some of the missing residents were victims of sex […]
November 23, 2020

Peter Tomlinson, former President of Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce, accused of child sex abuse

  Peter Tomlinson, 63, the former President of Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce, is accused of “five counts of paying for the sexual services of a girl under the age of 13,” according to the National Crime Agency said. Tomlinson is being charged with 12 counts of child sex abuse. Tomlinson is a business man who resigned from 10 different roles in the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce, and has since resigned from duty. He is also charged with making indecent images and child exploitation. He is scheduled to  appear at Newport Crown Court on 14 December. If […]
November 16, 2020

Cardinal Vincent Nichols allegedly ignored child sex abuse claims

    Cardinal Vincent Nichols, the leader of the Catholic Church in England and Wales, was asked by Pope Francis  to remain in his post, regardless of a report that claimed he ignored allegations of child sex abuse during his leadership. The report alleges that Cardinal Nichols worried more about his position and power than the welfare of young children.  According to the independent inquiry into child sexual abuse (IICSA), a 162 page report,  “the church’s neglect of the physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing of children and young people in favour of protecting its reputation was in conflict with its […]
November 12, 2020

Dr. Gregory Miscik, family counselor in Latrobe, accused of sexually abusing underage female patients

    Gregory Miscik, a family counselor in Latrobe, has been accused of child sexual abuse and sex trafficking of his own clients, who were all young children. Known as Dr. Miscik, the family counselor has been accused of sexually abusing his female young clients at his office at Ligonier Avenue in Latrobe. Police have been conducting and investigation for 2 years and  police officer Michelle Preston had this comment; “During the investigation, I found out he, once again, had inappropriate advances toward one of his clients,”  “He asked to view her nude photos when she was 13 years of […]
November 10, 2020

Investigation of Theodore McCarrick alleged child sexual abuse reported to Pope John Paul II; yet still promoted to highest official

  An  internal investigation conducted by the Vatican alleging that the late Pope John Paul II was warned about allegations that Theodore McCarrick sexually abused children was just disclosed to the public today. The investigation concludes that Pope John Paul II knew of these allegations and still promoted McCarrick  to Archbishop of Washington.  McCarrick was one of  the highest ranking Church officials to be defrocked over sexual abuse allegations and the two year investigation outlined how McCarrick was allowed to rise through the hierarchy.   In 2001, John Paul assigned McCarrick to Archbishop of Washington, where McCarrick continued his growth […]
November 4, 2020

Teacher accused of sexually abusing and sodomizing a minor

    Micca Watts Gordon, 36, of Shelbyville, a  Jefferson County Public Schools employee, is charged with  sexual abuse and sodomy of a minor. Gordon was a teacher at the all-male middle school W.E.B. Dubois Academy. She is  under investigation for allegations of sexual crimes involving a child under the age 16. She allegedly masturbated in the presence of a person under 16 years of age or while using the internet, between Aug. 25, 2019 and Nov. 19, 2019 Gordon attempted to have sexual intercourse with the teenager between Oct. 27 –  Nov. 19, 2019. A spokesperson for the Jefferson […]
November 3, 2020

 Reverand Gabriele Martinelli on trial in Vatican Court for alleged child sex abuse

  A young priest is currently under trial at the Vatican under charges of sexually abusing an altar boy inside Vatican City walls over a span of 5 years. In this unprecedented criminal trial, which is taking place in the Vatican court,  an older priest is charged with covering up the abuse. The Vatican court heard graphic descriptions of the charges. According to the charges, the alleged victim, known by his initials, LG, was forced “to undergo carnal acts, acts of sodomy and masturbation at different times and in different places inside Vatican City,”. The alleged abuse occurred when the […]
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