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Kalyan murders: Boy, 16, may be first to be tried as adult
Mumbai Mirror

Man abused boy he later had sex with as an adult

A man jailed for the sexual abuse of a boy, with whom he subsequently had a consensual sexual act in adulthood, has lost an appeal against conviction. The 41-year-old man, who cannot be identified to protect the victim's identity, had pleaded not ... Sunday World Ireland, 49 minutes ago
PT teacher arrested under POCSO Act The Hindu, 1 day ago
Update: In court for bestiality Look Local, 4 days ago

Man gets 10 years in jail for sexual assault of minor girl

A special court for Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act here on Wednesday sentenced a man to 10 years rigorous imprisonment for sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl in a lodge in Alandi in November 2014.
 Times of India2 months ago TN: Man gets 10 years in jail for sexually assaulting girl  Hindustan Times1 week ago PTI - COURT-SENTENCE(LGM1) - Man gets 10-yr jail for sexual assault on 5-year old girl  Namibia Press Agency1 week ago Man gets 10-yr jail for sexual assault on 5-yr old girl  Press Trust of India1 week ago

'Have special courts for child abuse cases’

The Bombay high court on Monday said special courts trying cases under the Prevention of Children from Sexual Offences (Pocso) Act must function differently from the way traditional formal courts do.
 Times of India2 months ago 605 special courts set up under the POCSO Act across the country  Times of India2 months ago Prohibition of Child Marriage Act applies on Muslims too, says Gujarat High Court  catchnews.com2 months ago PIL seeks special court to try child abuser under Pocso Act  Times of India2 months ago

No bail for man (70) in child sex case

A 70-year-old man facing charges relating to a child sexual assault offence has been denied bail. A 70-year-old man facing charges relating to a child sexual assault offence has been denied bail. The man was arrested in Mayo on Monday evening and ...
 Irish Independent1 week ago Mansuperimposed his face on to indecent images of children  STV.tv6 days ago 80 charged with internet child pornography offences after Ontario police raids  CBC5 days ago Bail refused for 70-year-old man charged with sexual offence against a child  TheJournal.ie1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Ludhiana: 2 men arrested for sexually assaulting minor girls

Minor girls are vulnerable to sexual offences in the city. Two more cases of sexual assault on minor girls were reported on Saturday and in both cases, the accused were neighbours of the victims. Both the accused have been arrested. In first ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago Sexual assault on minor: Man arrested for attempting rape on 5-year-old  Hindustan Times1 week ago Gujarat: Businessman's son sexually assaults minor in hotel  DNA India1 week ago Minor sexually assaulted by neighbour  Asian Age1 week ago
Fiji Broadcasting Corporation

Sexual Offenses cases hit 57 in April

12:25 Today Taken from/By: Report by: Maggie Boyle 29 people have being charged with 57 serious sexual offenses in the month of April. In a first since the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions began releasing monthly statistics, ...
 Fiji Broadcasting Corporation2 days ago The new Bill on sex offences: Why every woman should be concerned  Uganda Daily Monitor4 days ago Kerala: Thiruvananthapuram Records Highest Number of Sexual Offences Against Children  New Indian Express1 week ago Kadaga drags feet on new Sexual Offences Bill weeks ago
Deccan Chronicle

Man who raped minor citing 'sexual emergency' pleads guilty

Vienna : A 20-year-old migrant accused of raping a boy in Austria has reportedly pleaded guilty to the offence, according to a report in the Daily Mail . The accused had earlier told investigators that he committed the act as it was a case of sexual ...
 Deccan Chronicle5 days ago Man found guilty of sexually abusing girls in Sheffield  South Yorkshire Police3 weeks ago

Cops pursuing St Mary mechanic accused of molesting child

KINGSTON, Jamaica Head of the Centre for the Investigation of Sexual Offences and Child Abuse (CISOCA), Superintendent Enid Ross, has said that the police are actively pursuing the St Mary mechanic accused of fondling a 10-year-old girl in the ...
 Jamaica Observer2 weeks ago India must break silence around child sexual abuse  AlertNet1 week ago Life term for child abuse  The Hindu1 month ago Life imprisonment for child abuse  The Hindu1 month ago

New offences brought under SC/ST Act

Amended Act stipulates special courts, public prosecutors The implementation of the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Amendment Act 2015, which makes more stringent the provisions against atrocities against the ...
 The Hindu2 weeks ago
Sky News Australia

Authorities failures over paedophile doctor

NSW health authorities knew about sexual abuse complaints against a trusted family doctor in 1992 but failed to act for almost two decades, putting more children at risk, an inquiry has found. There may be other victims of convicted pedophile Dr ...
 Sky News Australia2 weeks ago Lawyers criticize loophole that allows groping doctors to still practise  Canadian Lawyer Magazine1 day ago Trusted GP preyed on kids for years  The Press NZ1 week ago Authorities failed to take action against paedophile doctor in Australia  Dominion Post1 week ago
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