Timothy Kellis, Convicted Idaho Child Molester, Faces New Charges

Timothy Kellis, a former Camp Grizzly Boy Scout counselor, is already serving a prison term in Idaho. He was convicted eight years ago by a Latah County jury who found Kellis guilty of nine counts of lewd conduct with a minor, two counts of sexual abuse of a child, and one count of attempted lewd […]

USA Gymnastics Doc Sued for Sexual Abuse by 18 Women

Eighteen young women have come forward and filed a federal civil lawsuit against former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar for sexual assault during physical examinations. The sexual assaults began in the 1990’s and lasted until 2016. In addition to the civil sexual abuse lawsuits, Nassar faces criminal charges including sexual assault with a person under […]

Young Rape Survivor Denied Justice by Legislative Damage Caps in Ohio

In 2008, when Jessica Simpkins was only 15 years old, she sought the counsel and support of her minister Brian Williams, the senior pastor of Sunbury Grace Brethren Church in Ohio.  Rather than helping her, the pastor raped her.  Williams was convicted of two counts of sexual battery and sentenced to two four-year prison terms. […]

Hundreds of Children Gymnasts Sexually Abused While with USA Gymnastics

In the wake of the British soccer sex abuse scandal, 368 cases of child sex abuse related to USA Gymnastics in the last 20 years came to light this week. USA Gymnastics is the national governing body for gymnastics in the United States and one of the nation’s most prominent Olympic organizations. A detailed Indianapolis […]

Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Filed Against Boy Scouts

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2016 ANOTHER FORMER BOY SCOUT FILES LAWSUIT AGAINST BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA FOR SEXUAL ABUSE BY CLYDE BROCK, FORMER OREGON CITY SCOUTMASTER For More Information: Gilion C. Dumas                     503-952-6789  gilion@dumaslawgroup.com Ashley L. Vaughn                   931-206-0090  ashley@dumaslawgroup.com   PORTLAND, OREGON: Another former Boy Scout who was sexually molested by serial pedophile Clyde […]

Former Boy Scout Leader and Legislator Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison

A disgraced former NY State legislator and Boy Scout leader has been sentenced to the maximum 7 years in prison after being found guilty on May 12 on all counts of an indictment charging him with one count of first-degree sexual abuse and one count of first-degree attempted sexual assault, both felonies. Michael Kelsey also […]

Portland Nursing Assistant Indicted on 18 Sex Charges

Adeladilew Mekonen, a 34-year-old Portland, Oregon nursing assistant, has been indicted on 18 criminal charges involving at least two of nine victims at Providence St. Vincent Hospital in Portland.  The charges include rape, kidnapping, unlawful sexual penetration and sexual abuse.  His bail is set at $1,000,000. Police are also investigating similar complaints against Mekonen at […]

Assistant Scout Leader Admits to Abusing Young Boy

Thirty-eight-year-old Michael Kellon of Parkesburg, Pennsylvania was arrested by local police in August on criminal charges of involuntary deviant sexual intercourse, statutory sexual assault of a minor, and related offenses. Kellon has ties to multiple youth organizations including the Boy Scouts of America, volunteer fire companies, and emergency medical providers.  During a police interview, Kellon […]

Utah Judge Waits to Decide if Mormon President Will Be Forced to Testify

Robert J. Shelby, US District Court Judge for the District of Utah, said yesterday that he will not decide whether Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will be forced to provide deposition testimony in a sex abuse lawsuit against the church. Monson has been subpoenaed to give his […]

Elite New England Private School Settles 30 Sex Abuse Claims

St. George’s School in Rhode Island has agreed to settle approximately 30 sexual abuse claims by alumni. The agreement was reached during a mediation led by Paul Finn, a mediator who also worked on the Catholic sex abuse settlements in Boston. According to the Boston Globe, the amount of the settlements is confidential under the […]

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