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Sexual Abuse

Sonoma Academy Sexual Abuse and Misconduct

Having previously represented sexual abuse survivors in claims against Hanna Boys Center, I was approached by the Press Democrat and asked if I would like to comment on the recent allegations of sexual abuse and misconduct at Sonoma Academy. Here are some quotes from the resulting Press Democrat article. ” Though such scandals can occur […]

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Sexually Abused by a Trusted Leader in Your Church or Community?

Have you been sexually abused by a trusted leader in your church or a community organization? Millions of children per year are sexually abused in places that are considered “safe” such as in local religious facilities (churches), camps, groups who specialize in the care of children, schools, foster homes, orphan facilities and the like. The […]

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Sexual Abuse

Child Sexual Abuse Victims

California Assembly Bill 218 became law on January 1st, 2020. The Bill provides a 3-year window for child sexual abuse victims to file suit against churches, schools and public entities even if the abuse happened decades ago. California Child Sexual Abuse Bill The bill gives child sexual abuse survivors much more time — in some […]