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  • Charges against girl, 18, in same-sex underage relationship won't be dropped..

    05/23/2013 5:22:44 PM PDT · by Politicalmom · 80 replies
    CBS News ^ | 5/21/13 | Stephanie Slifer
    (CBS) SEBASTIAN, Fla. - A Florida state attorney says the charges against Kaitlyn Hunt, an 18-year-old high school student who engaged in a same-sex relationship with a 14-year-old classmate, will not be dropped, despite petitions from the public, CBS affiliate WTSP reports. Hunt has been expelled from Sebastian River High School in Sebastian, Fla. and is charged with two counts of lewd and lascivious battery of a child 12 to 16 years of age as a result of the relationship. The case began in February when Hunt was arrested and charged after the younger girl's parents notified authorities, reportedly when...
  • Ex-teacher gets 15 to life for molesting students (CA)

    07/19/2006 12:56:48 PM PDT · by DBeers · 31 replies · 1,837+ views
    North County Times (San Diego, CA) ^ | July 19, 2006 | Scott Marshall
    Ex-teacher gets 15 to life for molesting students VISTA -- A former Escondido middle school teacher -- denounced by victims' families as a predator and praised by his family and friends as a decent man who would never harm children ---- was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years to life in state prison. Peter Thomas Ziskin, 44, of Solana Beach was convicted in May of 17 of the 26 child molestation charges prosecutors had filed against him. Ziskin was acquitted of six of the charges, and jurors were unable to reach a verdict on three counts. The charges involved allegations that...
  • Judge: $10M suit against school board too late (TN)

    07/09/2006 11:33:36 AM PDT · by DBeers · 17 replies · 756+ views
    The Daily News Journal (Murfreesboro, TN) ^ | July 8, 2006 | Scott Broden
    Judge: $10M suit against school board too late A $10 million lawsuit claiming local school officials were accountable for a teacher raping a boy was rejected by a judge Friday because it was filed too late, an attorney said. Stephen Craig Fults was a teacher at Barfield Elementary School when police charged him with the crime against a former student who was then attending Riverdale High in April 2003. He was convicted of the charge. The student, who is now an adult, and his mother filed a suit with the Circuit Court in Murfreesboro last January. Judge Mark Rogers, though,...
  • Court voids sentence for sex offender (MT)

    07/05/2006 6:24:18 PM PDT · by DBeers · 17 replies · 888+ views
    The Whitefish Pilot (Montana) ^ | July 05, 2006 | Richard Hanners
    Court voids sentence for sex offender A man sent to prison for allegedly molesting a 16-year-old Whitefish High School student in May 2004 may get a new trial now that the Montana Supreme Court has voided his sentence. Wilbur Eskill Rytky, 32, came to Montana in February 2004, one month after he was released from custody in Maine after being convicted of molesting two children there. Maine authorities contacted Whitefish Police about Rytky's criminal history, and local police quickly put the word out where Rytky was residing in Whitefish. A registered violent sexual offender, Rytky soon became acquainted with the...
  • Police: Man May Have Preyed On Boys At O'Hare (Illegal Alien Minister)

    06/26/2006 6:41:58 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 16 replies · 877+ views
    CBS2CHICAGO ^ | 26 JUNE 2006 | AP
    Minister Allegedly Took Nude Pictures Of Himself, Distributed Them With His Phone Number (WCBS/CBS 2 News) -- A New York minister is accused of trying to lure young boys for sex. CBS 2's Suzanne LeMignot reports police say the man may have attempted to prey on victims right here at Chicago's O'Hare Airport. Police in Middletown, New York, say 50-year-old Jesus Cano, a minister with the Jehovah's Witnesses, allegedly used his own video camera to take images of himself in the nude and then print them with his phone number in hopes of luring young boys for sex. Cano...
  • Gay couple jailed for abusing their foster children (UK)

    06/23/2006 9:29:46 PM PDT · by DBeers · 66 replies · 1,995+ views
    Telegraph (UK) ^ | June 24, 2006 | Paul Stokes
    Gay couple jailed for abusing their foster children Two homosexual men who sexually abused young children placed in their foster care were jailed yesterday. Ian Wathey, 41, and his partner Craig Faunch, 32, were found guilty of a string of offences against four boys aged between eight and 14. The pair used the boys for sexual gratification within months of being approved as foster carers by Wakefield council. A mother of eight-year-old twins raised concerns about them with social services after finding a photograph of one of the boys as he used the lavatory. The authorities chose to take no...
  • Gay foster couple to be sentenced for abusing boys [UK]

    06/23/2006 7:57:23 AM PDT · by aculeus · 23 replies · 1,011+ views
    The Daily Telegraph (UK) ^ | June 23, 2006 | Unsigned
    A gay couple found guilty of sexually abusing boys placed in their foster care have been sentenced to a total of 11 years in jail. Ian Wathey, 41, and his partner Craig Faunch, 32, were found guilty at Leeds Crown Court last month of a series of sex offences against young boys. Wathey has been sentenced to five years and Faunch has been sentenced to six. The sentences begin immediately. Judge Sally Cahill QC said neither of the men had shown "empathy, remorse or any responsibility for their actions". The pair were approved as foster carers by Wakefield Council in...
  • Day-Care Worker Charged With Sex Abuse (MD)

    06/20/2006 4:14:45 PM PDT · by DBeers · 34 replies · 697+ views
    The Washington Post ^ | June 20, 2006 | Ernesto Londoño
    <p>A teacher at a Chevy Chase day-care center was arrested over the weekend for allegedly fondling a 14-year-old male in a restroom stall at a Rockville bookstore, Montgomery County police said yesterday.</p> <p>John P. Salinas, 37, of Silver Spring was charged with attempted third-degree sex offense and fourth-degree sex offense following an alleged May 20 incident in which he forcibly pulled down the pants and underwear of a teenager who was using the restroom at the Barnes & Noble store on Rockville Pike.</p>
  • Teacher Accused Of Trying To Meet Minor For Sex

    06/19/2006 10:16:17 PM PDT · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 23 replies · 988+ views
    (CBS) CHICAGO A Mt. Prospect teacher accused of attempting to meet up with a 13-year-old boy for sex has been arrested for Internet solicitation of a minor. Carmel, Ind. police caught the man, Chad Roby, in a sting operation. Roby has worked at River Trail Middle School for six years, according to Dr. Terry Barker of Mt. Prospect School District. He taught sixth grade English and Drama. Roby has been suspended with pay and the school district is waiting on the outcome of the investigation, Barker said. Roby was also a coach with the Glenview Youth Baseball Organization. He has...
  • HIV-positive man sentenced to 8 years for molesting two boys (IN)

    06/18/2006 3:59:46 PM PDT · by DBeers · 48 replies · 1,496+ views
    The News-Sentinel (Fort Wayne , IN) ^ | June 18, 2006 | Associated Press
    HIV-positive man sentenced to 8 years for molesting two boys ANGOLA, Ind. - An HIV-positive man was sentenced to eight years in prison after the parents of two young boys he molested told a judge their children face years of medical tests. Bobby E. Lehner Jr., of Orland was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty to child molesting and vicarious sexual gratification in January. The parents of the victims, described in court documents as two boys ages 6 and 9, became emotional as they told Steuben County Magistrate Randy Coffey that because Lehner, 34, is HIV-positive, their children face HIV testing...
  • Boys' sex abuser up for parole (AL)

    06/15/2006 1:05:12 PM PDT · by DBeers · 25 replies · 1,682+ views
    The Decatur Daily (AL) ^ | June 15, 2006 | Paul Huggins
    Boys' sex abuser up for parole A man convicted of sexually abusing two Decatur boys and who dreamed of a "homosexual boys ranch" will have his first parole hearing Monday in Montgomery. Decatur law enforcement personnel, including Police Chief Joel Gilliam and Morgan County District Attorney Bob Burrell, have sent letters to the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles advising that Phillip Lee Dunn should remain in prison for the duration of his 257-year sentence. A Morgan County jury convicted Dunn, 51, in June 1996 on four counts of sodomy for his involvement with two boys, then ages 11 and...
  • Scoutmaster Sentenced To 20 Years For Abusing Boys (NY)

    06/12/2006 4:09:47 PM PDT · by DBeers · 36 replies · 1,048+ views (NY) ^ | June 12, 2006 | Associated Press
    Scoutmaster Sentenced To 20 Years For Abusing Boys NEW YORK -- A Boy Scout leader was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday for sexually abusing two 13-year-old members of his troop. Ronald Occhipinti, 46, a scoutmaster for 15 years, pleaded guilty May 8 to taking sexually explicit photographs of the boys and abusing them at his home in Bayside, Queens and in a church several times between Sept. 1, 2003 and Aug. 6, 2005. Queens District Attorney Richard Brown said Occhipinti "abused not only his two young victims who looked up to him as a leader, a responsible adult,...
  • Former scoutmaster jailed for sex assaults [Australia]

    12/11/2005 7:56:39 PM PST · by ncountylee · 6 replies · 340+ views
    The Age ^ | December 12, 2005
    Former Sydney scoutmaster Robert Potter has been jailed for at least five and a half years for sexually assaulting young boys over a 24-year period. Potter, 57, pleaded guilty to 18 charges of aggravated indecent assault between 1978 and 2002 while he was a scout leader and a pool shop owner at Narwee, in Sydney's south-west. Sentencing him in NSW District Court today, Judge Robyn Tupman described Potter's role as a scout leader and the numerous assaults on his four victims as "a double-edged sword". Judge Tupman said the sexual predator "enticed" and "groomed" his four victims with big trucks,...
  • Scoutmaster Arrested In Internet Sex Sting

    11/06/2005 4:01:53 PM PST · by FreeperinRATcage · 6 replies · 490+ views ^ | Nov. 4th, 2005 |
    Man Thought He Was Communicating With 12-Year-Old BENSALEM, Pa. -- A local scoutmaster is in jail after undercover agents arrested him Friday in an Internet child sex sting. Prosecutors said that David Mayberry is a dangerous man. State agents arrested the 50-year-old Montgomery County man, accusing him of trying to engage in sex acts with a gay 12-year-old he met on the Internet. However, prosecutors said that Mayberry was not messaging a 12-year-old -- it was an agent with the attorney general's office. "I can't describe the specific acts he wanted to engage in. You won't hear me repeat them...
  • A Game of Truth-or-Dare [Michael Reagan was molested by a camp counselor]

    06/07/2006 7:09:25 AM PDT · by Antoninus · 33 replies · 1,355+ views
    P-Fox Website ^ | 6/6/06 | Michael Reagan
    Excerpt from the book Twice Adopted by Michael Reagan, son of President Ronald Reagan. Michael Reagan was molested as a child by his male camp counselor: A GAME OF TRUTH-OR-DARE Kids who have been molested can’t even express what happened to them. They don’t have the understanding or the vocabulary to put it into words. Big people think little seven-year-olds can just got o an adult and say, “Hi, Mom. Hi, Dad. I was molested.” Bud kids don’t know words like molested and sexual abuse and child pornography. They don’t know how to explain to their parents that they have...
  • Molester gets 9-10 years Judge: 'He's the classic sexual predator' (MA)

    06/02/2006 7:52:19 PM PDT · by DBeers · 38 replies · 2,490+ views
    Eagle-Tribune Online (MA) ^ | June 2,2006 | Julie Manganis
    SALEM — An admitted pedophile convicted of molesting a 9-year-old boy he had befriended at a Methuen church was sentenced yesterday to the maximum term possible — nine to 10 years in state prison. "He is the classic sexual predator," Salem Superior Court Judge Howard Whitehead said of Kevin Curlew, 44. "He is the true danger to society." Whitehead said the prison term was the only way to protect society. He also ordered Curlew to serve 10 years probation after his release, during which he will be barred from contact with anyone under 16, the victim and his family. He...
  • High-profile lawyer's child sex offence (gay rights activist)

    06/02/2006 6:43:19 PM PDT · by naturalman1975 · 5 replies · 411+ views ^ | 3rd June 2006 | Ron Hicks
    PROMINENT Sydney lawyer John Marsden was found by a NSW District Court judge to have sexually abused an eight-year-old schoolboy when he was a swimming and football coach at a Catholic boarding school in the late 1960s. The 2001 civil case, in which the plaintiff was awarded the then maximum amount of $40,000 in victim's compensation, could not be revealed until now because it was subject to a court suppression order. But now that Marsden - a former New South Wales Law Society president - has died of cancer, his alleged victim has come forward to The Weekend Australian. Marsden...
  • Former LA Deputy Arrested For Alleged Rape Of Teen Boy

    05/29/2006 12:24:55 PM PDT · by zaxxon · 12 replies · 875+ views
    NBC-4/Los Angeles ^ | May 29, 2006 | n/a
    A 39-year-old former Southland law enforcement officer was behind bars Monday for allegedly posing as a police officer to abduct and sexually assaulting a 14-year-old boy in Las Vegas. Shawn Shelton of Moorpark, formerly a Manhattan Beach police officer and Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy, was arrested in the 1100 block of Blossom Hill Drive in Corona at about 5:30 p.m. Friday based on tip from Las Vegas police, Corona police Detective Jesse Jurado said. He was denied bail and locked in the city jail, Jurado said. Shelton allegedly drove up to a 14-year-old boy at a Las Vegas bus...
  • Teacher-Coach Charged With Sex Offense (Male teacher, male student)

    05/04/2006 7:57:34 PM PDT · by Libloather · 22 replies · 2,252+ views
    WXII12 ^ | 5/04/06
    Teacher-Coach Charged With Sex Offense UPDATED: 12:13 pm EDT May 4, 2006 WILKESBORO, N.C. -- A substitute teacher and wrestling coach in Wilkes County faces sex charges, according to authorities. Stephen George Kennedy, 26, was charged with a first-degree sex offense, second-degree statutory rape, indecent liberties with a child and indecent liberties with a student, WXII 12 News learned from investigators. The sheriff's office said other charges are pending. Authorities said Kennedy knew the student at North Wilkes Middle School when the student was 13 years old and that Kennedy continued having relations with the student until the student was...
  • Gay foster parents abused young boys (UK)

    05/23/2006 12:29:28 PM PDT · by DBeers · 55 replies · 1,864+ views
    Telegraph UK ^ | May 23, 2006 | Nigel Bunyan
    Gay foster parents abused young boys A council was condemned yesterday for failing to prevent a paedophile homosexual couple from abusing young boys even after being alerted by one of the victim's parents. Foster parents Ian Wathey, 40, and Craig Faunch, 32, face long terms in jail after being convicted of molesting and filming eight-year-old twins and two boys aged 14. The twins were video-taped as they showered together, while one of the older boys was sexually abused by Wathey in his bedroom. Both men "hurt" him, he told Leeds Crown Court. "I do not like them any more. I...
  • Woman Speaks Out About Babysitter Abuse

    05/22/2006 3:50:08 PM PDT · by dcnd9 · 2 replies · 552+ views
    CBS ^ | 5/22/06 | Pat Ciarrocchi
    (CBS 3) FLORIDA One woman revealed her darkest secret, so she can help parents and especially their children. At age 12 she was molested by her babysitter. It was so shocking, she barely understood it. She talked about the incident with CBS 3 Anchor Pat Ciarrocchi. When you see a blonde and beautiful Lauren Book walking a Florida beach, you wouldn't know she survived years of sexual abuse. "Do I run and tell my Mom and Dad? I was too embarrassed to tell my Mom and Dad at the time,” she said. At the time, Lauren was 12. It was...
  • MySpace 'Poser' Arrested For Attempted Sexual Battery

    05/12/2006 5:34:38 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 18 replies · 485+ views
    First Coast News ^ | 5/11/06 | Kyle Meenan
    NEPTUNE BEACH, FL -- A First Coast man is behind bars after police say he posed online as a 16-year old girl to lure a teen victim into forced sex. 27-year-old Travus Earl Belden is charged with attempted sexual battery on a minor, false imprisonment, and battery. His alleged victim -- a 14-year old Neptune Beach boy. Police who arrested Belden say he told them he was planning to harm the boy. "He (Belden) said that his intentions were sexual and violent in nature and he intended to do the young boy harm," said Neptune Beach Sergeant Ryan Hall. Police...
  • Prep school concedes to abuse charge

    04/19/2006 10:46:23 AM PDT · by JZelle · 7 replies · 982+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | 4-19-06 | Julia Duin
    The Maryland Jesuit Province has found that a 2003 accusation of sexual abuse against a priest who taught at Georgetown Preparatory School is "substantially true," according to letters sent to parents of students and alumni of the private school in North Bethesda. The Rev. Garrett "Gary" Orr, who was investigated but not charged by Montgomery County police, is on a leave of absence and has been barred from assignments at schools and parishes, the Very Rev. Timothy Brown, the Jesuit provincial head, said in a letter to the Rev. William L. George, president of Georgetown Prep. "It is with a...
  • More on stopping U-M’s class “How to be Gay”

    12/23/2005 8:52:16 AM PST · by kindred · 55 replies · 2,834+ views
    AFAMI NEWS ^ | Dec. 5, 2005 | Gary Glenn
    CONTACT: Gary Glenn 989-835-7978 Professor David Halperin 734-647-5884 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, brings back “How to be Gay: Male Homosexuality & Initiation” family group renews criticism of tax-funded college class “How to be Gay” U-M catalogue calls class “an experiment in the very process of initiation it hopes to understand.” ANN ARBOR, Mich. — A statewide family values group Monday renewed its criticism of a controversial University of Michigan class — offered this fall for the first time since 2003 — again calling on state lawmakers to pressure university officials to drop the course altogether. The American Family Association...
  • Porn Victim: U.S. Too Slow on Pedophiles

    04/05/2006 2:50:23 AM PDT · by beyond the sea · 89 replies · 1,697+ views
    Newsmax ^ | 4/5/06 | unknown
    WASHINGTON -- Justin Berry, who for five years starred in his own Web cam child pornography business, told a House panel Tuesday that the Justice Department is moving too slowly to round up 1,500 pedophiles whose information he surrendered last year. "I believed that the government would protect the children being abused. I believed they would act quickly," Berry, now 19, told the House Energy and Commerce Committee. "I was wrong." Justice Department spokesman Bryan Sierra disputed that, citing a threefold increase in federal prosecutions of child pornography and abuse cases nationally over the past decade. The unit investigating Berry's...
  • Laurel Scout mentor on peeping Tom charges

    04/05/2006 10:01:26 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 15 replies · 535+ views
    The Gazette ^ | Tuesday, April 4, 2006 | Steve Earley
    A Boy Scout counselor from Laurel has been charged with using his cell phone to take pictures of an 8-year-old boy in an Arundel Mills bathroom. Andrew Malone Gipson, 32, of the 7000 block of Ashford Boulevard was arrested by Anne Arundel County Police Friday on charges of taking a picture in a private place with prurient intent and being a peeping Tom. He was being held at a county detention center Tuesday on $30,000 bond, police said. A phone list on the Web site for the Baltimore Area Council’s Four Rivers District listed Gipson as one of 38 merit...
  • Forsyth teacher loses her job (NC)

    03/15/2006 12:29:26 PM PST · by DBeers · 11 replies · 865+ views
    Winston-Salem Journal (NC) ^ | March 15, 2006 | Danielle Deaver
    Forsyth teacher loses her job After allegation, board decides not to keep her Members of the Winston-Salem/Forsyth County school board voted unanimously last night not to renew an employment contract with a teacher who had been accused of sexual misconduct with a student. The decision effectively ends Susan Wiseman's teaching career in Forsyth County. Wiseman, who was in her fourth year of teaching social studies at East Forsyth High School, will remain on leave of absence without pay through the end of the school year. Wiseman agreed to surrender her teaching license, school-board officials said. The school board will also...
  • Former pastor guilty of 25 charges (TX)

    03/08/2006 10:30:56 AM PST · by DBeers · 16 replies · 498+ views
    Star-Telegram (TX) ^ | March 07, 2006 | Martha Deller
    FORT WORTH -- Former church pastor Larry Nuell Neathery was convicted Monday of 25 felony charges involving sexual assault or molestation of five boys -- two neighbors and three relatives -- in his Fort Worth home and church. A Tarrant County jury took barely an hour to find Neathery guilty on each count, including 13 aggravated sexual assault convictions that could send the 56-year-old man to prison for life. The nine-man, three-woman jury also convicted him of seven counts of indecency by sexual contact; two sexual-performance counts that carry 20-year maximum prison terms; and two counts of indecency by exposure...
  • Christian school shocked over arrest of former teacher on child-sex charges

    03/07/2006 11:43:18 AM PST · by DBeers · 45 replies · 1,308+ views
    South Florida Sun-Sentinel ^ | March 7 2006 | Marc Freeman
    The Summit Christian School community is praying for its families and cooperating with law enforcement officials after the weekend arrest of a former teacher on sex charges involving a child, headmaster Sam Skelton's office said Monday. Parents are invited to a 7:30 a.m. meeting today at the West Palm Beach campus gymnasium, and counselors are available to talk to students about Chad Joseph Stoffel's recent statement to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office. The 29-year-old music teacher from Palm Springs, who resigned from the school in December, told investigators last month that he engaged in sexual activity with a 16-year-old...
  • Associate Pastor Charged With Sexually Abusing Boy

    03/02/2006 11:29:18 AM PST · by Extremely Extreme Extremist · 89 replies · 1,647+ views
    CBS2CHICAGO ^ | 03-2-2006 | AP
    (AP) GRANITE CITY, Ill. An associate pastor at a Baptist church in this Metro East city has been charged with sexually abusing a 13-year-old boy who spent the night at his home, authorities said. Anthony K. Muzzarelli, 27, of Granite City, was charged Wednesday with aggravated criminal sexual abuse, a felony that carries a maximum sentence of seven years in prison. His bond was set at $100,00. Muzzarelli knows the boy through his position as assistant pastor at Mount Zion Baptist Church, according to police Major Jeff Connor. The boy told his parents that Muzzarelli fondled him during a sleepover...
  • HIV Positive Scout Leader Faces Sex Trial

    02/28/2006 2:16:23 PM PST · by DBeers · 35 replies · 1,115+ views WCAU-TV (TV 10) Philadelphia, PA ^ | February 23, 2006 | WCAU-TV
    HIV Positive Scout Leader Faces Sex Trial Defendant Is Former Boy Scout Leader PENNDEL, Pa. - Two judges say that a former Boy Scout leader who is HIV positive will go on trial for allegedly having unprotected sex with a 14-year-old boy and trying to arrange for sex with a minor on the Internet. David Mayberry also faces charges for soliciting a child for sex on the Internet. Mayberry, 50, has been charged with eight crimes in two counties. State agents said Mayberry confessed to meeting a teen online and engaging in unprotected sex with a child, even though he...
  • Two plead guilty in man-boy sex case

    02/23/2006 5:45:23 PM PST · by DogByte6RER · 39 replies · 2,015+ views
    San Diego Union-Tribune ^ | February 23, 2006 | Onell R. Soto
    Two plead guilty in man-boy sex case FBI sting led to several arrests By Onell R. Soto STAFF WRITER February 23, 2006 Two members of a group advocating sexual relationships between men and boys pleaded guilty in San Diego federal court yesterday to sex-tourism charges. Phillip Todd Calvin, 44, a Dallas dentist, and Paul Ernest Zipszer, 40, a personal trainer from Deltona, Fla., were arrested in San Diego a year ago in a sting initiated by an FBI agent who infiltrated the North American Man/Boy Love Association, also known as NAMBLA. As part of a plea agreement, prosecutors asked a...
  • Officer guilty of sex abuse

    02/17/2006 7:29:12 AM PST · by DBeers · 7 replies · 558+ views
    Maryland Northeast Reporter (MD) ^ | February 16, 2006 | Mary T. Robbins
    A Baltimore County police officer who lives in Parkville has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a 13-year-old student he knew from his work as a school resource officer in Dundalk. James Mark Blankenship Jr., 28, will be sentenced April 18. He was terminated from the police department a few hours after pleading guilty. As part of a plea agreement reached Feb. 14 in Baltimore County Circuit Court, Blankenship pleaded guilty to sex abuse of a minor and misconduct in office. Prosecutors dropped remaining charges of perverted practice and a sex abuse charge involving a second student. However, at sentencing, prosecutors...
  • Two claim dentist slain in Amherst had long history of molesting teens

    02/17/2006 7:18:55 AM PST · by DBeers · 25 replies · 945+ views
    Buffalo News (NY) ^ | February 17, 2006 | Gene Warner
    Two Buffalo men in their late 40s have come forward to claim that a dentist slain in his Amherst home two weeks ago sought them out for sexual encounters when they were teenagers - three decades ago. Gregory C. Miller claims he was molested by Dr. Joseph D. Matteliano about 20 times inside a Black Rock house that the dentist dubbed the "chicken ranch," where he threw parties and supplied wine and mescaline in 1973 and 1974. Gordon Greiner says he was lured from Delaware Park with a marijuana joint, then given a boat ride and taken back to Matteliano's...
  • Molester coach sentenced to a year of work furlough

    02/15/2006 12:59:39 PM PST · by SmithL · 25 replies · 1,959+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 2/15/6 | Jim Herron Zamora
    OAKLAND -- An Alameda County judge today sentenced a former high school girls basketball coach who molested three players to one year in a work furlough program in Los Angeles County. Tanda Rucker, the 32-year-old daughter of former Berkeley City Manager Weldon Rucker, could have faced 14 years in state prison after pleading not contest in November to 18 felony counts of penetration with a foreign object and oral copulation with minors. But Superior Court Judge Thomas Reardon opted to sentence her to 12 months at Cornell Corrections Institute in El Monte. Rucker currently lives and works in Southern California,...
  • After five years, student tells his story

    02/05/2006 12:41:25 PM PST · by DBeers · 20 replies · 1,862+ views
    Times Herald-Record ^ | February 05, 2006 | Dianna Cahn
    Middletown - It's nearly five years since a relationship developed between Middletown School District Superintendent Robert Sigler and the 14-year-old boy he would come to molest. Sigler is serving time in prison for a crime that destroyed lives and rocked Middletown to its core. And the boy has come of age. He's now a young man of 18, who feels he has finally won a long, hideous battle to retrieve his life. He has friends, a job, and he's free of the cocktail of medications that had swallowed him for years.But there are things, he believes, that still need to...
  • Man Sentenced To 200 Years For Drugging, Raping Men

    01/28/2006 1:03:44 PM PST · by Cagey · 96 replies · 4,528+ views
    WKMG-TV NEWS ^ | 1-27-2006
    TAMPA, Fla. -- A Tampa man convicted in federal court of drugging and raping nine young men was sentenced to the maximum 200 years in prison Friday. Two of the victims of Steven Lorenzo ended up dead, and he is likely to face murder charges in state court later. "I hope that he never sees the light of day again," said U.S. District Judge Richard A. Lazzara after the sentencing. A jury in November found Lorenzo, 46, guilty of slipping the date rape drug, GHB, into the drinks of all nine victims and then sexually torturing them at his home....
  • Man charged with exposing teen to HIV

    01/24/2006 3:15:12 PM PST · by SmithL · 13 replies · 730+ views
    AP ^ | 1/24/6
    GALLATIN, Tenn. - A man who met a Sumner County teenager through the Internet has been charged with exposing the boy to HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, authorities said. According to court records, Tommy Dewayne Smith, 41, of Gallatin used the Internet to arrange a meeting with the 17-year-old at Smith's house. They had unprotected sex on Jan. 3 or 4, records say. If convicted, Smith could be sentenced to up to two years for statutory rape and up to six years for criminal exposure to HIV, Whitley said. Sumner County District Attorney General Ray Whitley said the case...
  • Woman accused of forcing sex, meth on pre-teen(female)

    01/19/2006 5:05:02 PM PST · by DuckFan4ever · 89 replies · 2,215+ views
    Oregonlive ^ | 1/19/2006, 3:22 p.m. PT | The Associated Press
    McMINNVILLE, Ore. (AP) — A McMinnville woman faces multiple charges involving the alleged forcing of methamphetamine and sex on a preteen girl over five years. Jennifer Lynn Chasteen, 25, faces charges of sodomy, sexual penetration, and delivery of a controlled substance, all Measure 11 felonies. She also faces charges of sex abuse and endangering the welfare of a minor. Indictments are expected next week. She was arraigned Tuesday. Judge Cal Tichenor set bail at $800,000. Police said charges were brought after the girl confided in her parents this month, triggering an investigation by the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office. She told...
  • No Jail for Two Homosexual Rapist Teachers

    01/19/2006 4:56:17 PM PST · by Coleus · 34 replies · 1,382+ views
    Life Site News ^ | 01.19.06 | Terry Vanderheyden
      By Terry VanderheydenBROCKTON, Massachusetts/ ORFORDVILLE, Wisconsin, January 19, 2006 ( – Judges in two separate cases of rape by homosexual high school teachers have let the rapists off without prison.Brockton Superior Court Judge Suzanne V. Delvecchio handed Gregory Pathiakis, 26, of Brockton, Mass, a suspended, 2 1/2-year sentence, followed by five years probation. He admitted to sexually molesting a 15-year-old student on December 23, 2003. WorldNetDaily reported that in a written statement read in court by his father, the Middleboro High School student told Pathiakis, “I feel you deserve jail. You are a disgrace to all teachers.”“He was in...
  • Judge: No prison time for 'gay' rapist teacher

    01/18/2006 4:33:49 PM PST · by wagglebee · 86 replies · 1,964+ views
    WorldNetDaily ^ | 1/18/06 | WorldNetDaily
    A former high school teacher who pleaded guilty to the homosexual rape of one of his teenage students will avoid jail time. Gregory Pathiakis, 26, of Brockton, Mass., pleaded guilty yesterday to one count of rape of a child, enticement of a child under 16, five counts of possession of child pornography and one count of distribution of harmful material to a child, according to the Enterprise newspaper of Brockton, Mass. Pathiakis, who quit his job after school officials questioned his extracurricular contact with students, was arrested in January 2004 after a 15-year-old boy told authorities the Middleboro High...
  • Beware AIDS education (one "teacher" charged with raping boy)

    01/17/2006 3:27:44 PM PST · by churchillbuff · 48 replies · 1,145+ views
    WND ^ | Jan 16 05 | Farah
    A 42-year-old North Carolina AIDS activist, who said his highest priority was talking to kids about the disease, has been busted, along with his roommate for raping a 13-year-old boy. Ricky Odell Yow, 42, the founder of Global Wheel of Hope, an organization that performs AIDS-HIV education in schools and who just last month was the subject of a heart-rending feature story in the Greensboro News & Record, is now being held on $1.5 million bond after being charged with five counts of taking indecent liberties with a child, three counts each of a first-degree sex offense with a child,...
  • Man accused of molesting teen he met through Xbox online community

    01/04/2006 3:57:04 PM PST · by SmithL · 8 replies · 391+ views
    AP ^ | 1/4/6
    Santa Rosa, Calif. - A 26-year-old man was arrested on charges he molested a teenage boy he met through Microsoft Corp.'s popular Xbox Live online video game community, authorities said. Ronnie Brendan Watts, of Placerville, delayed entering a plea Wednesday to charges that include using the Internet to solicit a minor, said Donna Edwards, a spokeswoman for the Sonoma County District Attorney's Office. He is due back in court Jan. 20. Santa Rosa police arrested Watts on Dec. 15 after the 14-year-old boy revealed details of the alleged relationship to his mother. Detectives said Watts contacted the boy in October...
  • B.C. Teacher Arrested For Taping Bathing Wrestlers

    12/30/2005 9:06:24 AM PST · by Loyalist · 4 replies · 590+ views
    CTV ^ | December 30, 2005 | Staff
    school teacher from Delta, British Columbia, is in a Washington State jail after being arrested for allegedly secretly videotaping high school athletes while they showered. Chi Yung Luu, 29, was being held in Thurston County Jail for investigation of 15 counts of voyeurism. A judge set his bail at $750,000 on Thursday. Luu had not been formally charged. He was arrested Wednesday at a high school wrestling meet at Tumwater High School in Olympia, Wash. The event attracted wrestlers from 13 schools in western Washington State. Fifteen of the male wrestlers were reportedly taped in the school's locker room shower....
  • Los Altos scoutmaster pleads no contest to molesting three Boy Scouts

    12/29/2005 10:37:03 AM PST · by SmithL · 41 replies · 1,310+ views
    AP ^ | 12/29/5
    SAN JOSE - A longtime scoutmaster pleaded no contest to charges he molested three Boy Scouts while alone with them on camping trips. Gregory Allen Wagner, 43, of Los Altos, appeared in Santa Clara County Superior Court on Wednesday and pleaded to nine felony charges of sex offenses against children. He faces 27 years in prison at his sentencing in March, said prosecutor Sam Liccardo. Wagner was arrested in August after serving as scoutmaster for two decades with Troop 31 in the scouts' Pacific Skyline Council. Prosecutors said the abuse started in the late 1980s and lasted several years, but...
  • Abrams Report's Politically-Correct Kabuki Dance on Exploited Boy [avoiding gay angle]

    12/23/2005 4:04:22 PM PST · by governsleastgovernsbest · 20 replies · 852+ views
    Abrams Report/NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    by Mark Finkelstein December 23, 2005 - 18:53 Let's get some things straight up front: There are all sorts of predators on the internet, including of course many heterosexual males trolling for females. That being said, Abrams Report guest host Lisa Daniels and NY Times reporter Kurt Eichenwald managed to pull off an amazing PC tango on this evening's Abrams Report [perhaps a holiday-time replay?]. They managed to get through an entire, extended, segment about the way a young teenage boy was exploited over the internet, without once mentioning that the predators in this case were gay males or at...
  • Judge Orders Release Of Sexually Violent Predator

    12/19/2005 6:29:49 PM PST · by lunarbicep · 25 replies · 918+ views
    SAN DIEGO -- A sexually violent predator with a 20-year history of assaulting male hitchhikers can be released from a mental hospital into the community as long as a treatment plan is in place, a judge ruled Tuesday. Douglas Badger, 63, shook hands with his attorney, Richard Gates, as Superior Court Judge David Gill made his ruling. The judge scheduled a Jan. 27 status hearing to start a process for placing Badger back into San Diego County, where he can be supervised in an outpatient setting. No such plan currently exists, according to court testimony. Assemblyman Juan Vargas, D-Chula Vista,...
  • Through His Webcam, a Boy Joins a Sordid Online World

    12/18/2005 7:56:41 PM PST · by SmoothTalker · 118 replies · 4,558+ views
    New York Times ^ | Dec 19, 2005 | KURT EICHENWALD
    "The 13-year-old boy sat in his California home, eyes fixed on a computer screen. He had never run with the popular crowd and long ago had turned to the Internet for the friends he craved. But on this day, Justin Berry's fascination with cyberspace would change his life." "Now, on an afternoon in 2000, one member of his audience sent a proposal: he would pay Justin $50 to sit bare-chested in front of his Webcam for three minutes. The man explained that Justin could receive the money instantly and helped him open an account on, an online payment system."...
  • Man accused of molesting 14-year-old (At Nickelodeon Studios)

    12/18/2005 12:23:50 PM PST · by BurbankKarl · 17 replies · 880+ views
    Burbank Leader ^ | 12/17/05 | Lauren Hilgers, The Leader
    BURBANK -- A production assistant at Nickelodeon was arrested Friday on suspicion of child molestation, after a two-day investigation led to allegations that he fondled a 14-year-old Burbank boy, police said. Ezell Channel, a 36-year-old Tarzana resident, has been charged with two felony counts of lewd and lascivious acts with a child by the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office for allegedly molesting the boy at Nickelodeon, Burbank Police Sgt. Jay Jette said, declining to elaborate on the allegations. "This is the only complaint we have at this time," said Burbank Police Department Sgt. Jay Jette. The complaint was filed...
  • Police: Wal-Mart Santa arrested for exposing self to boy

    12/15/2005 6:43:57 AM PST · by Mikey_1962 · 32 replies · 1,031+ views
    Times Herald ^ | December 13, 2005
    Newburgh - A Wal-Mart Santa Claus was arrested Monday for allegedly exposing himself to a 15-year-old boy and attempting to have the boy engage in oral sex with him at his home on Dec. 9, according to a City of Newburgh police press release. Ransford George Perry, 57, of Newburgh, has acted as an advocate for numerous children around Newburgh through a business called the Association Against Biased Educators. He is also a promoter for "talented children," and a Santa Claus at the Wal-Mart on Route 300 in the Town of Newburgh, police said. Perry was acting as an advocate...