Tag Archives: Sexual Abuse

The Truth About Sexual Abuse in Nursing Home

One of the most common types of nursing home abuse is sexual abuse. Unfortunately, elderly nursing home residents become an easy prey for sexual predators because they are often weak and unable to protect themselves or speak due to a medical condition or side effects of medication. Our nursing home sexual abuse attorneys can help elderly victims get the just compensation they deserve and hold the perpetrators accountable for...
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Sexual Abuse By Doctors & Healthcare Professionals: The Culture of Silence

When you become ill or are involved in an accident, you trust that your doctors, nurses and the staff at the hospital will provide you with professional and caring medical treatment. Although the majority of healthcare professionals never engage in criminal or unprofessional actions, there are countless cases of reported sexual abuse at the hands of these professionals filed each year. Although some victims of sexual abuse at the...
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Child Sexual Abuse in Schools: Our Children Deserve More

We entrust our most precious assets, our children, every morning to teachers and other school employees. In fact, many children spend more time with their schoolteachers than with their own parents. However, this trust has been sorely misplaced as stories of sexual assault and sexual abuse at the hands of teachers and administrators surface in new cases all too often. According to a 2004 study, an alarming 10 percent...
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Clergy Abuse Lawyer: The Truth is Disturbing

It is disturbing to think that trusting children, young adults and even older adults are sexually abused by the people they trust in their religious house of worship.Although it is hard to imagine that a man of the cloth can prey on the innocence of a trusted worshiper, sexual abuse within the clergy and other religious settings happen all too often. Sexual abuse cases involving the clergy and church...
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