Child Sex Abuse

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Victim Advocate Praises Expanded Time Limit For Child Sex Abuse Civil Suits

Recent legislation extends the statute of limitations for victims to file civil lawsuits against alleged perpetrators from age 21 to 53.


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Lawyer: Wakefield Sex Offender Offers Castration For Reduced Sentence

The lawyer for a convicted sex offender charged in a horrific case in Wakefield says his client is willing to be castrated in exchange for a lighter sentence.


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Lynn Priest Accused Of Child Sex Abuse

The Archdiocese of Boston announced Sunday that Rev. James E. Gaudreau of St. Joseph’s in Lynn is alleged to have abused a child in 2006.


Boston College

BC Board Member Resigns Amid Criticism Of Role In Child Sex Abuse Case

A prominent member of the Boston College Board of Trustees has submitted his resignation after revelations that he took no action against a priest accused of child sex abuse while under his supervision in Chicago in the 1990’s.


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Plymouth Reverend Accused Of Sexually Abusing Child In 1980’s

The Archdiocese of Boston has placed a Plymouth reverend on administrative leave due to new child sex abuse allegations.


Camp Good News

Camp: ‘At No Time Was The Issue Of Abuse Raised By Mrs. Devita’

The mother of the man accused of molesting three people at a Christian camp on the Cape says she tried to warn the camp about him, but was ignored.



Ex-NYC Coach Pleads Guilty To Child Sex Abuse In Boston

A former New York City high school basketball coach has pleaded guilty in Boston to child sex abuse dating to the 1970s.



Looking At The Law: Child Sex Abuse

WBZ’s Neil Chayet talks about some rules and regulations for book sharing.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–12/03/2010