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Man Sues Boy Scouts Alleging Sex Abuse In Vacaville Troop

A California man is suing a regional Boy Scouts council, alleging he was sexually abused by his scout leader more than 30 years ago.

01/30/2013

A car is towed from the body discovery scene. (CBS)

Man Found Dead At Sonoma State Suspected Of Domestic Violence

The Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office has identified a 31-year-old man found dead in the trunk of a parked car at Sonoma State University on Monday as Sean Francis Parker.

01/15/2013

Sonoma Developmental Center. (CBS)

Sonoma Developmental Center Faces Sanctions Amid Abuse Claims

The California Department of Public Health said Wednesday it is taking enforcement action against the Sonoma Developmental Center where there were allegations of physical abuse of 12 patients last year.

12/13/2012

(CBS)

KCBS Cover Story: Alarming Numbers Suffering Teen Violence

It’s estimated that one in three teenage girls in this country has experienced some form of abuse in an intimate relationship: verbal, emotional or sexual – or all three.

12/10/2012

(Clockwise from upper left) Charles Nguyen, Margaret Ngo, George Nguyen, Jennifer Ngo (Santa Clara Co. District Attorney''s Office)

Family Members Plead No Contest In San Jose Group Home Abuse

Three family members accused of running an unlicensed group home in an upscale San Jose neighborhood that was littered with excrement and overrun by dogs have pleaded no contest to abuse charges.

12/06/2012

A frame from an undercover video from animal rights group Compassion Over Killing shows a worker at Central Valley Meat Company slaughterhouse using an electric prod on a cow to get it to stand up. (Compassion Over Killing/YouTube)

$500M Settlement Reached In California Slaughterhouse Abuse Case

The humane society says a landmark $500 million settlement has been reached in a slaughterhouse abuse case that led to the biggest meat recall in U.S. history in 2008.

11/16/2012

Principal Lyn Vijayendran of O.B. Whaley Elementary School in San Jose is accused of not reporting evidence of alleged molestation by teacher Craig Chandler. (CBS)

San Jose Principal Found Guilty Of Failing To Report Abuse

A jury on Monday convicted a former San Jose principal of failing to report suspected sexual abuse of a child by a teacher. Lyn Vijayendran, 36, was found guilty of the misdemeanor after jurors deliberated for two days.

11/05/2012

Sherman Elementary School in San Francisco. (CBS)

Parents Outraged After Allegedly Abusive Teacher Transferred To SF Class

A San Francisco teacher who was twice accused of physical abuse is starting the new school year in a new classroom, and some parents are not pleased.

08/29/2012

(CBS)

Watsonville Children Accused In Brutal Attack On Kittens

Animal shelter officials want three Watsonville youngsters charged for hurting a trio of kittens, including one that was bashed against a wall and had to be euthanized.

08/03/2012

Penn State Nittany Lions football team huddles up before taking on Nebraska Cornhuskers at Beaver Stadium on November 12, 2011 in State College, Pennsylvania. (Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Daily Madden: Any Penn State Penalty Is Not Enough

The NCAA isn’t shutting down Penn State football, but is fining the program $60 million and banning the team from post-season play for four years.

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