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Child Sexual Abuse

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Child Sexual Abuse

A volunteer Sunday school teacher began picking up a second grade boy each Sunday morning and evening allegedly for church services, and on Thursday evenings to participate in a church visitation program. This relationship continued for two years during which time the teacher frequently molested the boy.

A 6-year-old boy was sexually assaulted during Sunday school class. The boy attended a class of 45 first and second graders at a local church. During "story time," the boy became disruptive, and the teacher allowed a teenage volunteer to "take him back and color" in an unused room. The adult teacher did not check on the boy for the remainder of the Sunday school session. The volunteer allegedly abused and raped the boy, and threatened to hurt or kill him if he "told anyone."

A youth pastor sexually molested a 13-year-old boy. The boy then began molesting his sister, ...

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  • February 22, 2016

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