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Sexual Assault

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Defense Attorney Claims Victim Sexually Abused By Preacher Was Over 18

A preacher accused of inappropriately touching a teenage male congregation member was in court Wednesday, but his attorney says whatever happened was between consenting adults.

07/23/2014

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Avonworth Teacher Pleads Guilty In Child Sex Assault Case

An elementary school teacher accused of sexually abusing a girl pleaded guilty Monday morning.

07/21/2014

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Sandusky Son Says Victim’s Story Sounded Familiar

Hearing the first victim to take the witness stand against Jerry Sandusky helped push the former Penn State coach’s adopted son Matthew to come forward with his own allegations of abuse, he said in a television interview.

07/18/2014

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Local Pastor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teen

A local pastor has been arrested, accused of sexually assaulting a teenager.

07/13/2014

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Friendship Jogger Calls Attacker “A Monster,” Recounts Terrifying Attack

As Pittsburgh Police continue to search for a suspect, the jogger who was attacked and sexually assaulted behind her apartment in Friendship on Thursday afternoon is speaking out.

07/11/2014

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Jogger Sexually Assaulted In Friendship

Pittsburgh Police are searching for a man who they say sexually assaulted a woman in Friendship.

07/11/2014

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Ross Twp. Man Charged In Alleged Sexual Assault Case

A man is facing charges in relation to the sexual assault of a 20-year-old woman over the weekend.

06/04/2014

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Obama Administration Trying To Decrease Sexual Assaults On College Campuses

How safe is your daughter or son from sexual violence at college? The numbers may surprise and alarm you.

04/29/2014

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Man Convicted In 2002 Shadyside Rape Case Gets 75-150 Years In Prison

A man convicted of sexually assaulting a woman back in 2002 has now been sentenced to 75 to 150 years in jail.

04/17/2014

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Hearing Continued For Pastor Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Girl

A preliminary hearing for a local church pastor, charged with molesting a girl in his congregation, was continued Tuesday because new alleged victims came forward.

03/25/2014

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Beaver Co. Paramedic Accused Of Assaulting Patient’s Girlfriend

A Beaver County paramedic is facing charges in connection with the alleged assault of a woman while responding to a 911 call.

02/18/2014

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Avonworth Teacher To Stand Trial In Child Sex Assault Case

An elementary school teacher accused of sexually abusing a little girl appeared in court Thursday.

02/13/2014

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Avonworth Teacher Charged In Alleged Sexual Assault Of Child

Walter Lynn Street has been a music teacher at Avonworth Elementary School since 2009. He is now charged with sexually assaulting a child.

02/05/2014

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U.S. Agency Eyes Sex Assault Reports At Penn State

The U.S. Department of Education is looking into Penn State’s handling of sexual harassment and sexual assault complaints to see if it had responded appropriately to those reports in the years surrounding the Jerry Sandusky child sex-abuse scandal that engulfed the university.

01/26/2014

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Alleged Rape Victim Takes Stand In 1992 Cold Case

A woman’s journey through Pittsburgh’s Municipal Courts Building Thursday became the last steps from the United Kingdom – where she now lives – back to Pittsburgh before she would have to recount a trauma she experienced when she lived in Shadyside in 1992.

01/23/2014

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