Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office Begins Investigation into Allegations of Sexual Abuse at the Cate School

18 miles outside of Santa Barbara, Cate School in Carpinteria, California is one of the most esteemed private boarding schools in the United States. Founded in 1910, the annual tuition for the 2021 school year is $68,150 for boarding students and $53,750 for day students. On June 24th, the Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s office…

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Paul Mones Quoted in Ojai’s elite Thacher School allowed decades of alleged sexual abuse, misconduct

An exclusive boarding school in the Ojai Valley released the findings of a review this week that detailed alleged sexual misconduct and abuse spanning 40 years. The 91-page document takes from a months-long investigation that gathered numerous reports of sexual misconduct by faculty, staff and students following social media posts that began last summer. The renowned Thacher School…

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All-Girl Catholic High School in San Jose, California Launches External Investigation into Claims of Sex Abuse

Presentation High School in San Jose, California announced  that they hired an investigative law firm this week to launch an external investigation into dozens of allegations of potential sexual misconduct by staff and faculty, dating back to the 1980’s. The all-girl preparatory school operates within the Roman Catholic Diocese of San Jose and is owned…

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An Epidemic of Abuse Against Deaf Children

It is difficult for most people to relate to the alienation and loneliness that children in our deaf community live with and sadly, children with disabilities are preyed upon at a much higher rate than children without. According to estimates, more than half of the deaf population of children has been a victim of sexual…

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