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April 8, 2020

Youth Mentor and Leader convicted of soliciting sex from a minor asks for early release from prison due to COVID-19

    In what’s become a trend in these current times due to CORONA, another sex abuse offender is asking for release due to COVID-19. One of the former Louisville Metro Police officers convicted of federal and state crimes in the department’s youth Explorer sex scandal, Brandon Wood, has asked this week for a “compassionate release” from prison because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Wood, was sentenced in May in U.S. District Court to a short 70 months in prison for attempted enticement of a teen in the youth mentoring program, according to a motion filed by his attorney, asked a […]
March 21, 2020

Youth Leader, Gaeta, accused of more counts of sex abuse of minors dating back 40 years

    Already accused Youth Leader, Paul Gaeta, who was investigated last year for sex abuse of a minor,  is facing more allegations for sex abuse of another young boy dating back to the 1980’s. Gaeta, a Lovejoy Youth leader allegedly abused the boy multiple times on multiple occasions when the minor was just 10 years old. Gaeta was the Executive Director of the Advisory Board for Lovejoy Elderly and Youth. The victim states that he “sustained severe personal physical and psychological injuries that have negatively harmed and impacted him” throughout his life. Lovejoy Elderly and Youth was a founded […]
March 6, 2020

Popular New Age author Marc Gafni molested 13-year-old girl in 1980, lawsuit says

  Before the Child Victims Act back in august of this year, a New York woman spent years unable to do anything but watch helplessly as the New Age author she says molested her as a child admitted and defended his conduct to Dr. Phil and The New York Times — until last month, when she sued him in Manhattan Supreme Court, thanks to the new Child Victims Act look back window. Sara Kabakov claims popular New Age thinker Marc Gafni — born Marc Winiarz — repeatedly sexually assaulted her  in 1980 when she was 13 and he was a […]
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