Friday, February 23, 2018
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After waiting for 31 minutes to report child abuse, caller gave up

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/lifestyle/news/article.cfm?c_id=6&objectid=11988847 Set up last year as the replacement for Child, Youth and Family, one of Oranga Tamariki's main stated objectives is to put the safety of children first. Those wanting to report cases of abuse or neglect are directed to the agency's website to call a special toll free number. Jane said she

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Australia: abuse survivors committing serious crimes barred from accessing redress

https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2018/jan/31/plea-for-criminals-who-were-victims-of-child-sexual-abuse-to-access-redress-scheme “What I’m leading to here is the fact that I would have been all right in life if it hadn’t been for the sexual abuse committed against me, and rejections by the system, so how can you, Mr Turnbull, judge me as not being eligible for compensation on the grounds

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Child abuse increase in Whangarei

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/northern-advocate/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503450&objectid=11735150 Known child abuse and neglect has more than doubled in Whangarei in the past two years it has been revealed, as the Government announces sweeping legislative changes in an attempt to stem "horrific" rates of family violence. Child, Youth and Family figures showed 941 confirmed cases of child abuse and neglect

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Child abuse in Whangarei doubles

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/northern-advocate/news/article.cfm?c_id=1503450&objectid=11735150 Known child abuse and neglect has more than doubled in Whangarei in the past two years it has been revealed, as the Government announces sweeping legislative changes in an attempt to stem "horrific" rates of family violence. Child, Youth and Family figures showed 941 confirmed cases of child abuse and neglect

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W.T. Stead Victorian activist against child prostitution

http://listverse.com/2016/05/03/10-facts-about-prostitution-in-the-victorian-era/ During the Victorian era, the age of consent was only 13 years old. Child labor still existed at the time. Many lower-class people saw their children as commodities because they could bring income into the family. Boys and girls as young as 11 or 12 could pass as 13-year-olds and

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Tragedy behind conviction

http://www.newshub.co.nz/nznews/dunedin-father-daughter-convicted-of-incest-2016091417 The pair, who have interim name suppression, had troubled pasts. The woman was born after a sexual relationship between the man and his 30-year-old foster mother when he was just 13. He was not involved in his daughter's upbringing, but the two began a sexual relationship after being reunited in 2010 when

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