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Catholic Church Fights Connecticut Law Repealing Statute of Limitations on Child Sexual Abuse

Roman Catholic Bishops in Connecticut are fighting a bill aimed at rescinding the statute of limitations on child sexual abuse. Yep.  You read that right.

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Twelve-Year-Old Child Dies Three Days After Marriage

A 12-year-old Yemeni girl is forced to marry and bleeds to death following sexual intercourse, three days later.

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The Toll of Foster Care

Carrying the burden of childhood abuse and neglect, these girls and women present a greater, specific challenge to those who work to prevent teen pregnancy.

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Iowa Supreme Court: Postpartum Depression Should Have Been Disclosed in Murder Trial

An Iowa Supreme Court decision confirms that legal counsel for Heidi Anfinson was ineffective for not presenting evidence and investigating Anfinson’s claims of postpartum depression.

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