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Sex Trafficking Ring Busted, 13 Women Saved

It took little more than a year for authorities to rescue 13 human trafficking victims in North Texas.

06/11/2014

Kyle Ware. A popular cheerleading coach was indicted on three counts of sex crimes involving children. He was arrested in April at DFW International Airport trying to board a flight to France. Arrest and booking photos are provided by local law enforcement officials. Arrest does not imply guilt and criminal charges are merely accusations. A defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt and convicted in a court of law.

Ex-McKinney Cheerleading Coach Gets 30 Years

A former cheerleading coach in the Dallas area has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for molesting several girls he met at private gymnasiums.

CBS 11–02/28/2014

Child Pornography

Child Porn Victim Restitution Case Involves Texas Man

A woman whose childhood rapes by her uncle, an east Texas man, were captured on camera and widely traded on the Internet wants the Supreme Court to make it easier for victims of child pornography to receive restitution.

01/20/2014

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Boy Scouts Hold Child Abuse Forum In Grapevine

The Boy Scouts of America organization is hosting another closed-door meeting of experts and leaders to discuss ways to identify and fight child abuse.

10/14/2013

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Boy Scouts Of America Hosting Anti-Abuse Forum

Even as its past policies on sex-abuse prevention fuel controversy, the Boy Scouts of America is hosting an unprecedented closed-door symposium Thursday with other national youth organizations.

10/31/2012

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Release Of Abuse Files: New Challenge For Scouts

True to their motto, the Boys Scouts tried to be prepared. For months, they braced for the backlash sure to follow the court-ordered release of voluminous confidential files detailing decades of alleged sex abuse by Scout leaders.

10/22/2012

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Fort Worth Diocese Settles Sex Abuse Case

A North Texas diocese has reached a settlement with a man who says he was sexually abused by a priest in the 1990s.

08/22/2012