Neil David Kimball, originally charged with raping year-old victim while she was tied or bound, expected to receive three years in prison. A Los Angeles County sex crimes investigator accused of raping a teenager after having been assigned to investigate her previous sexual assault allegations has pleaded guilty to lesser charges, and is expected to be sentenced to three years in prison. District Attorney Gregory Totten of Ventura County, whose office prosecuted the case, said in a statement that Kimball, 46, met the thenyear-old victim in when she reported a sexual assault. Kimball was originally charged with raping the victim while she was tied or bound.
Sexual Assault Is a Big Deal. Especially in High School.
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Sexual abuse of teenage girls is pervasive in the United States. The U. Department of Health and Human Services reports that one in four girls will experience sexual abuse before she turns In addition to the emotional anguish that abuse brings, it leads to a variety of mental disorders, academic struggles, pregnancy, substance abuse , suicide and aggression. In addition, it greatly increases the chance for a lifetime pattern as an abuse victim. Armed with a better understanding of how to recognize the warning signs of abuse, parents and caregivers can be prepared to recognize it and respond appropriately.
Prosecutors sparked controversy for claiming sex attack was not rape as victim 'did not fight back'. The teenage victim of an alleged attack perpetrated by six men in Spain has given a tearful testimony in court — saying she felt intimidated during the alleged incident in the town of Manresa. The men are charged with abusing the girl when she was just years-old in a disused factory in a town in the north-eastern region of Catalonia in October
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