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Ex-Swim Coach Pleads Guilty In Md. To Sex Abuse

A Virginia man who was once one of the nation’s most prominent swimming coaches has pleaded guilty to sexually abusing one of the girls he instructed.

02/22/2013

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Man Accused In Stabbing Had Prior Record

Authorities say a Hagerstown man accused of stabbing a teenage girl in the chest was accused of molesting the girl last year.

02/19/2013

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Brother Of Actress Mia Farrow Charged With Child Sex Abuse In Md.

The brother of movie star Mia Farrow is under arrest, charged with child sex abuse. And the victims say the abuse goes back for years.

11/15/2012

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Swim Coach Surrenders On Md. Sex Abuse Charge

A swim coach has surrendered in Montgomery County to face a charge of child abuse that police say occurred decades ago.

10/25/2012

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Man Sentenced For Sexually Abusing Pre-Teen Girl

A 69-year-old man convicted of sexually abusing a pre-teen girl has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

10/03/2012

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Md. Man Charged With Molesting 3 Girls

A Frederick man has been charged with molesting three underage girls.

08/07/2012

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Man Sentenced To 30 Years For Child Sex Abuse

A man who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing a girl from the time she was 6 has been sentenced to 30 years in prison.

07/04/2012

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Advocates Fighting Child Abuse Say Sandusky Verdict Brings Issue To Light

Jerry Sandusky’s guilty verdict in his child sex abuse trial is shining a light on child molestation across the country, including here in Maryland.

06/23/2012

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Md. Teacher Pleads Guilty To Sex Abuse Charge

A high school teacher and coach has pleaded guilty to sex abuse of a minor.

04/23/2012

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Former Montgomery County Pastor Gets 4 Years For Child Sex Abuse

The former pastor of a Montgomery County church is going to prison for molesting a 10-year-old girl.

03/28/2012

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Sex Abuse Charges Dropped Against Md. Teacher Due To Loophole

Serious charges are dropped against a Maryland school teacher and coach. Scott Spear, 47, was once accused of having sex with a student but a snag in Maryland law got him off the hook.

03/13/2012

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Md. Man Guilty Of Molesting 5-Year-Old Tenn. Girl

A Boonsboro man faces up to 55 years in prison after a jury convicted him of sexually abusing a 5-year-old Tennessee girl whose mother he met online.

03/09/2012

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