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Jewish ISVA up for an award

Yehudis Goldsobel has been put forward for the first national award for independent sexual violence … Read More…

Ignorance of child sex abuse enables revictimization

Nov. 26, 2011 It is incomprehensible to think that someone such as Jerry Sandusky, former … Read More…

Alhambra High School administrator resigns amid sex abuse case

January 19, 2014 ALHAMBRA, Calif. (KABC) — A woman has accused her former teacher of … Read More…

Civil suit filed by victim of Nechemya Weberman, Satmar spiritual adviser convicted of sexual abuse

7th January 2014 A year after a spiritual adviser in Brooklyn’s Hasidic community was convicted … Read More…

Sex Offences Sentencing Overhaul

By The Evening Standard, Thursday 12th December 2013 Previous “good character” may be considered as … Read More…

Can Science Spot a Pedophile? Research Zeroes In On Brain Abnormalities

By Eliza Shapiro, 19th October, 2012 As the Catholic Church, college football, and now the … Read More…

Pope Francis approves expert panel to fight clerical sex abuse

By Lizzy Davies, Thursday, 5 December 2013, theguardian.com. Pope Francis has given the go-ahead to … Read More…

Dispelling myths around sexual abuse – rapists don’t look like Jimmy Savile and victims are never to blame, according to charity

19th November 2013 A NORTH-EAST charity is calling for more to be done to dispel … Read More…

6 Ways to Protect Your Child from Sexual Abuse

30th October 2013 Sexual abuse. This is not a topic that most people like even … Read More…

Orthodox Jewish sex abuse victim calls for rabbis to confront abuse in communities

By Tim Lamden, Thursday, August 22, 2013. Ham&High. As a young girl, Yehudis Goldsobel felt … Read More…

She told the police she was abused. Her friends made her pay the price. Sex-crime victim tells how community snubbed her for taking case to court

By Anna Sheinman, July 18, 2013. Jewish Chronicle. A young Orthodox woman who was sexually … Read More…

Special Report: Domestic Abuse In The Jewish Community

By Alex Galbinski, November 22, 2013, The Jewish News. Ahead of Monday’s UN International Day … Read More…