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Chances of a sexual predator among Gloriavale sect: Government report

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11826772 A new report on an 18-month government investigation has hinted a sexual predator is active in the Gloriavale community, a religious expert has said. The Christian Church Community Trust, which governs the isolated West Coast community in Haupiri, was the subject of the Charities Services investigation. The probe began in April 2015

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Sexual abuse does NOT determine sexual identity

Male Sexual Abuse FACT #5 – Sexual abuse does NOT determine sexual identity/orientation https://t.co/wBKRNEbMDU pic.twitter.com/LznTaN1du8 — MaleSurvivor (@MaleSurvivorORG) March 15, 2017 Whether perpetrated by males or females, premature sexual experiences can lead to a great deal of confusion about many aspects of identity and sexual orientation. Many males who have been abused

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APA: Link between child pornography and child sexual abuse

http://www.apa.org/monitor/2009/12/child-abuse.aspx Clinical psychologists Michael Bourke, PhD, and Andres Hernandez, PsyD, have been making waves in the psychology and law enforcement communities with the recent release of a paper suggesting that men charged with Internet child pornography offenses and those who commit hands-on child sex offenses are, in many cases, one and

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“elements of brazenness” to the abuse

http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/sexoffending-former-uniting-church-minister-walks-free-20161222-gtgic8.html Dangerfield's defence lawyer Julian Noud accepted the offending was serious but argued for a wholly suspended sentence given the delay of 55 years. He said there was "ample material" to prove rehabilitation and Dangerfield deserved credit for good character as a popular community leader and devoted husband. "He's lived a completely blameless

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He said it was not a consensual relationship

http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/education/82043062/teacher-disciplined-for-historical-sexual-relationship-with-student The complainant was referred to the Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse Trust and encouraged to take his complaint to the Education Council of Aotearoa New Zealand. In December 2015, the Education Council's Complaints Assessment Committee lay a notice of charge against the teacher, although it did not find the relationship between

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