Sexual Abuse
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More sexual abuse claims surface against Boy Scouts

by Kent Covington
Posted 4/25/19, 11:40 am

The Boy Scouts of America could soon face more legal trouble over alleged sexual abuse. Several states are moving to adjust statute-of-limitations laws so more victims of past abuse can sue for damages. New York passed a law allowing years-old lawsuits in August 2018, and New Jersey has one waiting for the governor’s signature. Similar bills are pending in Pennsylvania and California.

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Rapid-onset gender dysphoria research vindicated

Sexuality | The study was republished with few changes despite vitriolic condemnation
by Kiley Crossland
Posted 3/22/19, 12:56 pm

The academic journal PLOS One this week affirmed the findings of a study on rapid-onset gender dysphoria that sparked a national debate about transgenderism and teens.

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False convictions, ruined lives

Law | False rape accusations may be statistically ‘rare,’ but they happen every day in the United States
by Lynn Vincent
Posted 3/14/19, 12:15 pm

Editor’s note: This story includes frank discussion of a sexual relationship.

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