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Egyptian prosecution assigns grandmother trial over torturing child to death
Egypt

Egyptian prosecution assigns grandmother trial over torturing child to death

Public prosecutor in Egypt Hamada al-Sawy on Sunday assigned a female a case in criminal court after she tortured until…
Child rapist handed seven-year prison sentence
Egypt

Child rapist handed seven-year prison sentence

Banha Criminal Court sentenced a defendant on Tuesday to seven years of rigorous imprisonment for raping a seven-year-old child at…
Bangladeshis speak up about ‘rampant’ rapes in Islamic schools
World

Bangladeshis speak up about ‘rampant’ rapes in Islamic schools

Former Bangladeshi students are turning to social media to detail allegations of “rampant” sex abuse at the hands of teachers…
Judgement reserved in Pell appeal against child sex conviction
World

Judgement reserved in Pell appeal against child sex conviction

The fate of jailed Australian Cardinal George Pell was in the balance Thursday as judges adjourned to deliberate over an…
‘Revolution’ in Poland as nation confronts priestly abuse
World

‘Revolution’ in Poland as nation confronts priestly abuse

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — One victim spoke out, and then another, and another. A statue of a pedophile priest was…
Victims of Chile Nazi sect says German compensation not enough
World

Victims of Chile Nazi sect says German compensation not enough

Victims of a Chile-based Nazi pedophile sect said compensation offered by Germany was not enough to make up for decades…
Convicted Australia cardinal sentence to be broadcast live
World

Convicted Australia cardinal sentence to be broadcast live

The sentencing of Australian Cardinal George Pell for child sex crimes will be broadcast live Wednesday in a rare move…
Top pope aide Cardinal Pell convicted of child sex crimes
World

Top pope aide Cardinal Pell convicted of child sex crimes

Australian Cardinal George Pell, one of Pope Francis’ closest advisors, has been found guilty of sexually assaulting two choirboys, becoming…
Pope’s vow to battle child sex abuse fails to appease victims
World

Pope’s vow to battle child sex abuse fails to appease victims

Pope Francis on Sunday vowed to tackle every single case of sexual abuse by priests, comparing pedophilia to “human sacrifice”,…
Mother in Gharbia traps son in abandoned house for 10 years
Egypt

Mother in Gharbia traps son in abandoned house for 10 years

Gharbia prosecutors are in the process of interrogating a woman who imprisoned her son in an abandoned house for 10…
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