Maltese archbishop Charles Scicluna and fellow papal envoy Jordi Bertomeu will take witness statements from victims of sexual abuse within the Church
It is written in the lawsuit that 'no one did anything to protect plaintiff as a minor from inappropriate grooming and ultimate molestation'
'Whitney,' is made in cooperation with the late singer's family and premiered at the Cannes film festival
After the son of a Philippine diplomat is raped, the family finds insufficient support from the Department of Foreign Affairs despite persistent pleas for help
The suspect reportedly asked for P15,000 for each child to take part in a sexual 'show'
World champion Meggie Ochoa finds her life's purpose in jiu-jitsu
In patriarchal Japan, where a culture of silence persists when it comes to sexual assault and harassment, raising the alarm comes at a price
Vatican finance chief Cardinal George Pell, who denies all the claims, faces a crucial 4-week hearing starting in Melbourne on Monday, March 5, to determine if he stands trial
The court in the southern province of Adiyaman convicted the janitor after it was found he raped children and would sneak into some of the pupils' beds, Hurriyet daily says
'I express my respect to the courage of the victims who spoke out about the abuses they suffered, and I actively support the #MeToo movement,' Moon says in a meeting with aides
The UN children's agency says it is unaware that its deputy director faced complaints of inappropriate behavior toward female staff before hiring him two years ago
Chief executive Mark Goldring told a parliamentary committee in London that the cases varied in their seriousness, while 16 related to its international operation
Matthew Falder blackmails many of his 45 victims into sending 'severe abuse images" of themselves' according to Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA).
Roland van Hauwermeiren, who led Oxfam's team in Haiti, was one of 3 staff members who resigned over allegations they hired young sex workers following the devastating 2010 earthquake there
The law prescribes a certain period of time within which an offender may be prosecuted for a crime
(UPDATED) A scandal over sexual abuse in the foreign aid industry that began with Oxfam spreads as French group Doctors Without Borders reveals it had fired 19 staff last year for harassment or abuse
At least 265 female athletes – including several Olympic gold medalists in gymnastics – claim Larry Nassar abused them over a period of two decades
Randall Margraves hurls himself towards Larry Nassar after his two daughters had testified to their abuse at Nassar's hands. He is tackled by 3 sheriff's deputies.
Prosecutors say at least 65 victims are to confront Larry Nassar in court, in the last of 3 sentencing hearings for the disgraced doctor who molested young girls and women for two decades
Attorney General Bill Schuette says his department would "put a bright light at every corner" of Michigan State University, which is under scrutiny for a 2014 investigation that cleared Larry Nassar of serious wrongdoing
The second and final leg of his weeklong South American trip includes stops in Puerto Maldonado, where he will be welcomed by indigenous people, from Peru as well as neighboring Brazil and Bolivia
Pope Francis meets alone with a small group of victims of sexual abuse by priests in Chile, the Vatican says
'It is to them and them alone that I offer my apologies,' says Catherine
While many lauded Josiah Weihman for being courageous enough to share his story, there are some who seem to disregard the issue
Weinstein has kept a low-profile since a wave of women accused him of sexual harassment and rape
Clinical psychologist Karina Therese Fernandez, executive director of the Ateneo Bulatao Center for Psychology Services, says the most common long-term effect of sexual abuse is depression
Almost 80 Roman Catholic clergy have been accused of sexually abusing children in Chile since 2000, a US-based monitoring group says
About 100 French women signed an open letter against the movement started by women in the wake of the Hollywood sexual abuse scandal
President Rodrigo Duterte says he received reports that some New People's Army members have been committing sexual abuse
In total, more than 4,000 institutions are accused of abuse, with many of them Catholic-managed facilities
The class action suit accuses Harvey Weinstein and the company he co-founded of racketeering to cover up a pattern of sexual assault by the disgraced Hollywood mogul
Met statement: 'We are working on an investigation with outside resources to determine whether charges of sexual misconduct in the 1980s are true, so that we can take appropriate action'
Many women experience sexual harassment, from catcalling to severe sexual misconduct. Advocates say they must fight and speak up.
Former Dream singer Melissa Schuman pens a blog detailing her alleged rape by the Backstreet Boys singer
The actor has been accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl in 1986
The actress said that the 'X-Men' director outed her publicly on set without her consent
The suspect allegedly abused 9 children, including her 8-year-old daughter
Brett Ratner, who directed 'X-Men: The Last Stand' and 'Rush Hour,' is accused of sexual harassment by actresses Natasha Henstridge and Olivia Munn
More than 70 girls from Marillac Hills, a DSWD shelter for abused women and children, and Barangay Old Balara learn basic self defense
The avalanche of painful personal stories comes amid a series of high-profile sex abuse scandals – the latest centered around powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein
(UPDATED) The exact details and nature of the allegations against Cardinal George Pell have not been made public, other than they involve 'multiple complainants'
The Safe School for Teens website trains teachers how to properly respond when a student tells them that he or she is being sexually abused – whether at home or in school
(UPDATED) The Angeles City trial court later dismisses the cases against Michihiro Suzumura due to a failure to establish probable cause
UPDATED In his final report on abuses at the Regensburger Domspatzen cathedral choir school between 1945 and the early 1990s lawyer Ulrich Weber says he uncovered 67 cases of sexual abuse and 500 cases of other physical violence
The George Pell I know is a man of integrity in his dealings with others a man of faith and high ideals a thoroughly decent man says Archbishop of Sydney Anthony Fisher
International Justice Mission says abuse comes in many forms with children s parents even sometimes involved in their own exploitation
Incest rape happens far more often in the country than official data shows, but it remains to be an unspeakable secret within families – leaving girls to suffer repeated abuse for years inside their own homes
The child told authorities she was repeatedly raped by her stepfather but a newspaper quotes the victim s mother as saying she wants the accused to be set free