CSA in the news – April 18, 2014

CSA IN THE NEWS – April 18, 2014


Sleeping 7-year-old kidnapped and raped

A seven-year-old girl was picked up while she was sleeping with her family outside their shanty on DBG Road in central Delhi and raped.



Another bus attendant held for rape

Police arrests a school bus attendant in Pune for allegedly raping an 11-year-old girl student at his house in Hadapsar.




X-Men director Bryan Singer accused of sexually abusing underage male child actor and giving him alcohol and drugs during ‘sordid Hollywood sex ring’ parties 
Man sues director of the upcoming blockbuster action film “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” for allegedly raping him as a teenager and said that his claims of sexual abuse went unheeded by authorities.


Tough to bring sex in child marriage on a par with age of consent

Minimum age at which one can marry and make it valid on turning 18: As low as one likes.



Brazil launches campaign against child sex abuse

Brazil  has launched a campaign against the sexual exploitation of minors as it readies to host millions of visitors for the 2014 World Cup of soccer.