https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/national/401230/royal-commission-jehovah-s-witness-elders-told-to-destroy-documents Survivors guess there could be several hundred unacknowledged cases in New Zealand, where Jehovah’s Witness believers number 14,000 out of a global following of eight million. A video of the Jehovah’s Witnesses’ headquarters records a manager telling elders everywhere to destroy documents was leaked last year to the PhiladelphiaContinue Reading

http://bit.ly/2mGQgA4 A North Canterbury teacher has been charged with 11 counts of sexual abuse against a teenager. The 44-year-old was granted interim name suppression when he appeared in the district court on Tuesday morning. No plea was entered. He has been charged with eight counts of indecent assault, two ofContinue Reading

Greenland Calls On Denmark to Help Fight Child Sexual Abuse https://t.co/1pCUYgoqT1 — MaleSurvivor (@MaleSurvivorORG) September 29, 2019 Greenland’s problems, and Tasiilaq’s in particular, echo those of other indigenous Arctic communities facing changing lifestyles. In a 2008 survey of Inuits in Canada, 52 percent of female respondents said they had experiencedContinue Reading

http://bit.ly/2lpkoPR The minister overseeing the Royal Commission of inquiry into state abuse is “horrified” a convicted child sex offender may have been allowed into meetings with sexual abuse survivors. But while she admitted it was a “shocking situation”, Internal Affairs Minister Tracey Martin said she could not get directly involvedContinue Reading