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File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images)

Ore. Father And Son Accused Of Sex Crimes

The Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office arrested a father and son accused of sexually abusing a child at their home in Canby.

06/19/2013

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Authorities: Ore. Man Convicted Of Bank Robbery Falsely Claimed Abuse By Catholic Priests

A convicted bank robber filed lawsuits from federal prison falsely claiming he was abused as a child by priests in four Catholic dioceses, prosecutors said Tuesday.

01/29/2013

File photo of a priest holding a rosary. (Photo by MARCO LONGARI/AFP/GettyImages)

Lawsuit Says Montana Church Abuse Spanned Decades

New claims of sexual and physical abuse by Roman Catholic clerics and nuns spanning decades in eastern Montana have been lodged in state court in Great Falls.

06/06/2012

File photo of a man sending text messages on two phones. (Photo by INDRANIL MUKHERJEE/AFP/Getty Images)

Mom Accused Of Taking Nude Photos Of Teen Daughter For Oregon Man

A Utah mother is accused of taking sexually explicit photographs of her 13-year-old daughter with the intention of sharing them with a 30-year-old man in Oregon.

05/07/2012