minors

R. Kelly and Aaliyah
AP Photo, file
AP News
December 06, 2019 - 12:53 pm
Federal prosecutors are accusing singer R. Kelly of scheming with others to pay for a fake ID for an unnamed female a day before he married R&B singer Aaliyah, then 15 years old, in a secret ceremony in 1994. Read more here.
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Michael Evans
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
December 04, 2019 - 3:37 pm
A former Pennsylvania State Police officer who served time for sexually assaulting women while on duty is headed back to prison on a parole violation, after he pleaded guilty to molesting a 15-year-old in Berks County. Read more here.
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Virginia Roberts Giuffre
BBC Panorama via AP
AP News
December 02, 2019 - 12:34 pm
The woman who says she was a trafficking victim made to have sex with Prince Andrew when she was 17 is asking the British public to support her quest for justice. Read more here.
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Tova Noel, a federal jail guard responsible for monitoring Jeffrey Epstein the night he killed himself, leaves federal court.
Craig Ruttle/AP Photo
AP News
November 25, 2019 - 2:35 pm
A judge set an April trial date Monday for two jail guards accused of failing to make required checks on Jeffrey Epstein the morning he died. Read more here.
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Prince Andrew
David Parker/Pool Photo via AP, File
AP News
November 20, 2019 - 1:29 pm
Britain's Prince Andrew said Wednesday he is stepping back from public duties with the queen's permission. Read more here.
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Jeffrey Epstein
New York State Sex Offender Registry via AP, file
AP News
November 19, 2019 - 11:55 am
Two correctional officers responsible for guarding Jeffrey Epstein the night he killed himself were charged Tuesday with falsifying prison records. Read more here.
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Felipe Vazquez
Westmoreland County Prison via AP
AP News
September 25, 2019 - 5:03 pm
Pittsburgh Pirates closer Felipe Vázquez has been ordered held without bond following his arrest on multiple felony charges including sexual assault of a minor. Read more here.
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Felipe Vazquez #73 of the Pittsburgh Pirates delivers a pitch in the ninth inning during the game against the St. Louis Cardinals at PNC Park on September 6, 2019 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Justin Berl/Getty Images
AP News
September 17, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Pittsburgh Pirates All-Star closer Felipe Vázquez was taken into custody Tuesday morning by Pennsylvania State Police on one count of computer pornography/solicitation of a child and one count of providing obscene material to minors. Both charges are felonies.
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St. Paul Cathedral, the mother church of the Pittsburgh Diocese
Jeff Swensen/Getty Images
AP News
August 28, 2019 - 12:45 pm
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Four men have filed suit against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Scranton and its current and former bishop over claims a priest sexually abused them when they were children. The plaintiffs are believed to be the first to take advantage of a recent Pennsylvania appeals court...
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Jeremiah Triplett
Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
August 27, 2019 - 12:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A former Archbishop John Carroll High School music teacher admitted in court Tuesday that he an inappropriate relationship with a student. Jeremiah Triplett , 31, pleaded guilty to one count of institutional sexual assault. According to charging documents, Triplett...
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