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A former Montgomery County fifth-grade teacher is avoiding jail time with a plea deal in a sexual abuse case.
Sovereign Grace Ministries has signaled that it may lean on the First Amendment - a defense that religious institutions have used repeatedly and with some limited success in the last decade to inoculate themselves from sex abuse claims - as it fights a lawsuit and criminal charges.
Tina Frundt, founder of Courtney's House in D.C., works to break the chains and help fellow survivors of child sex trafficking.
A gym teacher and coach at a Jewish high school outside Baltimore has been charged with child abuse for allegedly having sex with a student over a 4-year period.
A District of Columbia man has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor sexual abuse charges, admitting that he inappropriately groped several women in the city's Dupont Circle neighborhood last summer.