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Mugshot of Clark Junior High School teacher Matthew Pappas, who is accused of Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child. (credit: Collin Co. Jail)

Princeton ISD Teacher On Leave After Arrest

An 8th grade math teacher and children’s ministry leader is on leave from his job and his post as a spiritual leader after he was arrested for aggravated sexual assault of a child.

05/09/2013

Twenty-eight year old convicted sex offender Timothy Card was sentenced to 180 years for abusing a young boy. (credit: Fort Worth Police Department)

Convicted Sex Offender Sentenced To 180 Years

A 28-year-old convicted sex offender was sentenced to 180 years in prison for sexually abusing a young boy whose family had befriended him.

05/06/2013

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Donation Account Set Up For Children of Slain Bedford Mother

The family of a mother who was murdered in her own home, allegedly by her ex-boyfriend, is speaking out for the first time since the attack.

05/03/2013

Cedric Ricks (credit: Garvin County Jail)

Protective Order Against Bedford Stabbing Suspect Expired

The suspect in a double murder of a mother and her 8 year-old refused extradition from Oklahoma and will remain in an Oklahoma jail until Texas authorities obtain a warrant from Governor Rick Perry.

05/02/2013

Erica Moore enters the courtroom for her trial. Moore has been accused of beating her son after finding him engaged in a homosexual act with a relative. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD)

Mom Going To Trial For Whipping Son For Homosexual Act

A Forest Hill mother is in court today for a pre-trial hearing on a family assault case. Erica Moore is the woman who admitted beating her son with an electrical cord for engaging in a homosexual act.

CBSDFW.COM–04/30/2013

Mugshot of Mauricio Hernandez. (credit: Irving Police Dept.)

Custodian Who Impregnated14-Year-Old Fired

An Irving ISD custodian was charged with aggravated sexual assault after he impregnated a 14-year-old and gave her pills that led to her baby’s death, police said.

04/23/2013

PISCATAWAY, NJ - NOVEMBER 20:  Rutgers University Athletic director Tim Pernetti looks on during a press conference announcing that Rutgers University is joining the Big Ten Conference on November 20, 2012 at the Hale Center in Piscataway, New Jersey.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Rutgers Fires Athletic Director Tim Pernetti

Rutgers athletic director Tim Pernetti has been fired amidst the abuse scandal involving head coach Mike Rice, a source confirmed to CBS Sports.

04/05/2013

Big East Basketball Tournament - Villanova v Rutgers

In Wake Of Disturbing Video, Rutgers Fires Coach Mike Rice

Rutgers coach Mike Rice has been fired less than 24 hours after the video of him physically and verbally abusing players made its way to the public.

04/03/2013

The shadows of children playing are cast on a brick wall. (credit: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)

New Dallas Facility Helping Abused Kids

A safe haven for children is opening its doors. The Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center helps kids who have been abused or have witnessed a violent crime.

01/31/2013

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Texas Judge Backs Order On Boy Scout Abuse Files

A Texas judge has reaffirmed an earlier ruling requiring the Boy Scouts of America to turn over “perversion” files kept on abuse claims, though it’s unlikely that will happen soon.

01/30/2013

Tracy Kornet

TVTracy: My Conversation With Reformed Abuser

Tracy talks about her interview with a husband who admits being an abuser and how he got help.

CBS 11–10/25/2012

Members of the Boy Scouts salute during a flag raising. (credit: Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Boy Scouts Release ‘Ineligible Volunteer’ List

The Boy Scouts of America say they knew of cases of abuse in their ranks, and now they’re turning over the information to law enforcement.

10/01/2012

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