sex abuse

Elite university drawn into France’s sex abuse scandal
Former director of the Institute of Political Studies Frederic Mion in 2018
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Elite university drawn into France’s sex abuse scandal

Hundreds of students are sharing allegations implicating top educational establishment
12 Feb 2021
WHO aid workers offered ‘jobs for sex’ during Ebola outbreak
A woman suspected of suffering from Ebola is helped into a van by aid workers.
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WHO aid workers offered ‘jobs for sex’ during Ebola outbreak

More than 50 women allege abuse by men who said they were international aid providers
30 Sep 2020
Cardinal George Pell walks free after convictions overturned
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Cardinal George Pell walks free after convictions overturned

Former Vatican treasurer was serving a six-year sentence for child sex abuse
7 Apr 2020
David Steel quits Lib Dems after critical report
Lord Steel
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David Steel quits Lib Dems after critical report

Inquiry says Lib Dem put ‘political expediency’ ahead of ‘child protection’
26 Feb 2020
Operation Midland: former MP wins payout from Met
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Operation Midland: former MP wins payout from Met

Harvey Proctor’s home was raided by Met Police during disastrous investigation
29 Nov 2019
Jeffrey Epstein autopsy prompts questions over death
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Jeffrey Epstein autopsy prompts questions over death

Epstein had neck injuries consistent with victims of strangulation
16 Aug 2019
Jeffrey Epstein found semi-conscious in his prison cell
Donald Trump partying with Jeffrey Epstein
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Jeffrey Epstein found semi-conscious in his prison cell

Financier is now on suicide watch as he waits trial on sex trafficking charges
25 Jul 2019

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Pope Francis to force clergy to report sex abuse
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Pope Francis to force clergy to report sex abuse

New law will make it compulsory for all Catholic priests and nuns to report abuse and cover-ups by superiors
10 May 2019