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Gloriavale’s sexual assault policy asks victims to ‘forgive’ abusers

https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/crime/122525960/gloriavales-sexual-assault-policy-asks-victims-to-forgive-abusers-gives-offenders-three-chances-to-stop Sexual assault victims at the secretive religious Gloriavale sect are made to meet with their abuser and forgive them – without police being notified….

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Posted in Clergy Abuse

Former Gloriavale member convicted of child sex abuse

https://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=12254711 A former senior member of Gloriavale Christian Community has been convicted of child sex abuse, the Herald can finally reveal following a long legal…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

#Aware of #Rumours #Discontent #Third #Wife 17

https://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/95848006/life-after-gloriavale-hopeful-christians-granddaughter-speaks-out Tarawa was sincere when she made that vow, and she fully intended to marry a young man of the leaders’ choosing and live a…

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Posted in Politics Sexual Abuse

Sexual pressure on women: at Gloriavale, to produce children

http://thespinoff.co.nz/society/30-03-2017/gloriavale-report-have-we-learned-nothing-from-centrepoint/ “When is our government going to respond to these kind of groups properly?” Leslie asks. “It is extraordinary that the same abuser has been…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

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….

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