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Nigerian Girl Among Thousands of Divorced Children
"KADUNA, Nigeria (AP)—By the time she ran away, she bore the scars of an abused woman anywhere—a swollen face, a starved body, and, barely a year after her wedding, a divorce. But for Maimuna Abdullahi, it all happened by the time she was 14.
Her former husband, Mahammadu Saidu, 28, does not deny beating her, and blames her few years of school for her disobedience. "She had too much ABCD," he says. "Too much ABCD."
Associated Press, June 27, 2014.

Upstate NY man who raped girl, killed mother, sentenced to life in prison.
"David Renz, 30, was out on bail on kiddie porn charges in March 2013 when he carjacked Lori Bresnahan, 47, raped her 10-year-old daughter, then stabbed to the death after she broke up the attack. Renz disabled a GPS tracking device before committing the heinous crimes."
Daily News, May 16, 2014.

Iraq Wants to Legalize Child Marriage
"A new law would approve marriage to girls as young as nine in a bid to appease the nation's conservatives ahead of parliamentary elections."
The Daily Beast, April 9, 2014

CA mother, boyfriend held for murder of 3–year–old daughter
New York Daily News, February 3, 2014

Calif. child molester dubbed the 'Boogey Man' gets life in prison
Matthew Steven Jones, who had been living in Sacramento County group home for sex offenders, sneaked out to grope children. Judge says he "stole the victims' innocence" after breaking into their homes and molesting children in their beds.
Daily News, March 08, 2014

Former Army officer sentenced to 20 years in prison for child sex assaults after admitting his twin didn't do it
Aaron Lucas pleaded guilty to assaulting several young girls in Colorado in November. He initially blamed the acts on his twin Brian who has since been arrested for sexual assault in Alabama. Yes, fools, DNA can lie!
Daily News, March 01, 2014

Colorado cops arrest six in twisted child sex ring
Five men and one woman allegedly gave the three teenage victims crystal meth and then forced them to have sex. One of the victims is 13, the other two are 16, authorities in suburban Denver said. A seventh suspect is still at large.
Daily News, February 13, 2014

Florida underage sex sting nabs 22 including Disney World employees: Report
The weeklong bust by the Lake County Sheriff's Cyber Crimes Detectives unearthed the accused child predators after detectives posed in online chat forums as children or their parents. The men arrested allegedly brought with them such bait as a Happy Meal, whipped cream flavored vodka, marijuana, chocolate and jewelry.
Daily News, February 12, 2014

Gary woman admits selling baby for sex
A Gary, Ind. woman admitted this week that she sold a baby eight times to a Gary man for sex and was in the room for all the meetings except for the last one. Natisha Hillard, 25, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Hammond to one count of selling a child for sex and two counts of allowing a child to take part in child pornography, the Post–Tribune is reporting.
Fox 32 Chicago, January 26, 2014

Man kidnaps two brothers, sexually assaults both, tries to kill one before they escape: cops
James Smith, 41, lured the boys from their Mississippi yard and assaulted both. He slit the throat of the 8–year–old boy, who then escaped along with his 5–year–old brother. Both are expected to survive.
Daily News, December 19, 2013

Richard Dawkins defends 'mild pedophilia', says it does not cause 'lasting harm'
"In a recent interview with the Times magazine, Richard Dawkins attempted to defend what he called 'mild pedophilia,' which, he says, he personally experienced as a young child and does not believe causes 'lasting harm.' ... Plus, he added, though his other classmates also experienced abuse at the hands of this teacher, 'I don't think he did any of us lasting harm'."
Salon.com, September 10, 2013.

14–year–old boy who sexually assaulted 4–year–old at McDonald's in Queens poses a danger to younger sister: judge
Any chance the assailant is, himself, "known to Family Court"? But this says it all: A 9–year–old girl was fondled at the same McDonald's on March 9. No arrest has been made in that case. Police have not yet ruled out a connection that incident and Tuesday's attack. Really?
Daily News, August 06, 2013

Calif. pot farmer confesses to keeping teen sex slave, keeping her in metal box: prosecutors
Daily News, August 02, 2013

Mia Farrow's brother enters Alford plea, halts child sex abuse trial
John Charles Villers'Farrow entered an Alford plea in the case, which allowed him to maintain his innocence while admitting the prosecutors had enough evidence to convict him. He was arrested in November following allegations he sexually abused two of his neighbors when they were young boys.
Daily News, July 27, 2013

Jesse Friedman is 100% guilty of sexually abusing children, reinvestigation by Nassau County district attorney concludes
The subject of the documentary 'Capturing the Friedmans' is in fact a 'psychopathic deviant' who molested 17 children in his parents' Long Island home, a 172–page report finds.
Daily News, June 24, 2013

Pennsylvania man jailed for having girls in Philippines perform live sex acts on webcam for him
Daily News, May 30, 2013

Murder suspect Derek Tudor needs help, says pedophile's attorney
The attorney for a 27–year–old pedophile accused of strangling his mother's boyfriend, then burying the body in the back yard, says the sicko needs psychiatric help before his case proceeds.
Daily News, May 03, 2013

Militant Somali group stones a man to death for gay sex: reports
The punishment was doled out by an al–Shabab judge who accused the man of having sex with a young boy.
And from Andrew Vachss' 1994 article in the London Observer: Another pitch pedophiles use to gain support is to claim fellowship with the gay community by calling anti–paedophile activity "homophobic." Their cry is: "Today the paedophile, tomorrow the homosexual." This argument is aided and abetted by sloppy journalists who report "homosexual child abuse" when the perpetrator and victim are of the same sex, but never headline "heterosexual child abuse" when they are not. The truth is, of course, that predatory pedophiles are neither homosexual nor heterosexual; they are child molesters. It is worthy to note that the world's largest gay and lesbian organization has recently severed all ties with NAMBLA (the grotesquely named North American Man–Boy Love Association, which actively promotes sex between children and adults), finding NAMBLA's positions "reprehensible."
Daily News, March 21, 2013

Texas man, 21, impregnates 11–year–old girl after repeatedly raping her over course of a year: police
Daily News, March 21, 2013

Inside the life of a child bride
Daily News, October 12, 2012

Pedophile victim faces abuser in court a second time, after state judge gave monster only two–year sentence
Daily News, October 10, 2012

11 children removed from sex offender's home after some were found tied to beds
Daily News, February 21, 2012

Adam Croote: Missing–children poster child is sentenced for rape
"A man who was once a poster child for missing children has been sentenced to 25 years to life prison for raping a 10–year–old girl he was baby–sitting in upstate New York."
CBSNEWS.COM, April 30, 2012

Sex predators find easy prey in Nicaragua
Nicaragua Dispatch, November 30, 2011

Christopher Jarvis, Catholic Church Sex Abuse Investigator, Jailed For Child Porn Possession
Huffington Post, November 14, 2011

10–year–old gives birth to baby boy
Daily News, November 10, 2011

Convicted Louisiana pedophile Francis Phillip Tullier volunteers to be castrated to get out of jail
Daily News, March 05, 2011

Ex-U.N. nuclear weapons inspector Scott Ritter charged in child-sex sting
The Daily News, January 14, 2010

9th Circuit Rules Vatican Can Be Sued Over Abuse
Law.com, March 4, 2009

Female sexual abuse: The untold story of society's last taboo
An article about women who sexually abuse children, published by The Independent, August 8, 2009

The Cumulative Burden Borne by Offspring Whose Mothers Were Sexually Abused as Children
Journal of Interpersonal Violence, March 1, 2009

Digital files can be retrieved in criminal cases
WRAL.com, June 27, 2009

Europeans Debate Castration of Sex Offenders
The New York Times, March 10, 2009

The horror at the dark heart of a sordid, arrogant parliament
Irish Daily Mail, May 25, 2009

The Butner Study Redux: A Report of the Incidence of Hands–on Child Victimization by Child Pornography Offenders
Journal of Family Violence, December 10, 2008

Hasidic girl molested by 59-year-old
NY Daily News, December 12, 2008

Child sex trade soars in Cambodia
Aljazeera.net, October 22, 2008

Child Sexual Abuse and the State: Applying Critical Outsider Methodologies to Legislative Policymaking
UC Davis Law Review, Vol. 39, No. 5, 2006
Law professor Ruby P. Andrew examines the legal history behind the incest laws and their collision with the developing law on child sexual abuse. The paper details the multiple types of special, preferential treatment that state criminal codes give to child rapists who "grow their own victims."

France Paedophile Gang Behind Bars
Reuters, September 19, 2002

Gary Couple Charged In Child Sex 'Shows'
Indiana Times, May 30, 2002

Girl Details Rape at Trial
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 23, 2004

Adult Memories, Consequences and Recovery From Child Sexual Abuse
Part of a longitudinal study of adult memories, negative outcomes, and resiliency of women and men who were sexually abused as children

Authorities Break Up Multistate Child Pornography Ring
Knight Ridder News Service, March 9, 2002

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