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Md. Parents Allegedly Locked Autistic Twin Sons In The Basement

Police in Maryland say a couple kept their autistic, 22-year-old twin sons locked in a basement room at night for years with no furniture and only a tiny window for light.

07/22/2014

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Woman Sentenced To 20 Years For Abusing Infant Son

A Frederick woman has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for abuse that caused the death of her infant son.

07/21/2014

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Father Of Autistic Boy Abused By Girls Speaks Out Against Court’s Decision

New developments in the case of the Southern Maryland boy who suffers from autism allegedly abused by two girls.

05/30/2014

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Anne Arundel County Man Faces More Than A Century In Prison For Raping Teen Girl

An Anne Arundel County man faces more than a century in prison for sexually abusing a teenage girl.

05/30/2014

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2 Schools In Region Investigated Over Sex Abuse

Two schools in the mid-Atlantic region are among the 55 colleges and universities that are being investigated over their handling of sexual abuse complaints under Title IX.

05/01/2014

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Md. Swim Coach Accused Of Sexually Abusing Former Student

A Maryland swim coach is arrested and accused of sexually abusing a former student.

04/26/2014

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Md. Native & Former Voice Of Elmo Cleared Of 3 Child Sexual Abuse Charges

The man, who for decades operated and voiced Elmo on Sesame Street, is cleared of three charges of child sexual abuse.

04/24/2014

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Autistic Boy Allegedly Assaulted By Teen Girls Defends Them

Police say an autistic boy was tormented by two teen girls who threatened him and forced him to perform sexual acts. But in a new interview, the alleged victim sees things differently.

04/21/2014

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D.C. Man Arrested For Robbery, Attempted Sex Abuse

Police in Washington say they’ve arrested a man for a robbery and attempted sexual abuse.

04/19/2014

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Man Convicted Of Child Abuse In Death Of 6-Week-Old Son

A Baltimore City man is convicted of child abuse in the death of his 6-week-old son.

04/18/2014

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Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Toddler Taken Into Custody

An Anne Arundel County man wanted for child sex abuse is taken into custody.

04/09/2014

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Police Search For Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Toddler

Anne Arundel County Police are searching for a man they say sexually abused a toddler.

04/02/2014

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