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Oregon Student Abused By Teacher Sues School

An Oregon teenager sexually abused by a high school teacher has sought millions of dollars in a lawsuit against the school that employed the teacher.


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Third Person Alleges Abuse At Idaho Juvenile Detention Center

The tort claim, filed Friday, marks the third such claim brought made in the past 12 months by a youth formerly held at the Juvenile Correction Center in Nampa.

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A Medical Re-Awakening To Issues Of Domestic Violence

Desiree Cooper, a spokesperson for Planned Parenthood, said many victims of abuse neglect their healthcare needs.


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Newborn Girl’s Death Prompts City To Lower Flag

Portland’s city flag will be lowered Wednesday for the newborn girl found dead at a recycling center last week.


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“Perversion Files” Show Locals Helped Cover Up

Again and again, decade after decade, an array of authorities — police chiefs, prosecutors, pastors and local Boy Scout leaders among them — quietly shielded scoutmasters and others accused of molesting children, a newly opened trove of confidential papers shows.


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Coach Accused Of Kidnapping, Abusing Teen

Police say they arrested a Portland basketball coach after a caller told them a teenager was yelling “Help me” in his apartment.


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Priest Accused Of Chasing Boy Down Street In His Underwear After Abuse

A local priest has been accused of chasing a boy down the street around midnight on Sunday after he had reportedly abused him, wearing only his underwear at the time.


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Washington Father Arrested for Forcing Daughter Into Renaissance Battle

YELM, Wash. (CBS Seattle) — What began as a man’s attempt to discipline his child turned into a sordid case of abuse when police say a Washington man forced his 16-year-old daughter to don Renaissance […]