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Dec
13
2011
Documents: | 11:30 AM          
Partial timeline of Michael Weber

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Documents: | 11:16 AM          
John Doe HT vs. The Diocese of St. Cloud

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Documents: | 9:21 AM          
Lawsuit to be filed in Michael Weber sexual abuse scandal

At a news conference on Tuesday in St. Paul, attorneys for a Virginia man, who lived in St. Cloud as a child, will announce a lawsuit against the Diocese of St. Cloud and Michael Weber. The lawsuit, to be filed in Hennepin County District Court, will address sexual abuse suffered by the child while vacationing with his family at a Minnesota lake. The victim, identified in the complaint as “John Doe HT”, wishes to keep his identity confidential, but will read a statement and answer questions from the media by phone.

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Dec
08
2011
Documents: | 9:35 AM          
Tomaselli statement

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Documents: | 9:28 AM          
Complaint: Tomaselli v. Bernie Fine

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Documents: | 8:38 AM          
Former Syracuse Assistant Basketball Coach Bernie Fine to Face Lawsuit in Pennsylvania's Allegheny County

At a news conference today in Pittsburgh, Attorneys Jeff Anderson and Alan Perer will announce a civil lawsuit to be filed on behalf of Zach Tomaselli. Tomaselli, the 23 year-old Maine man who claims that as a 13 year-old he was sexually abused by Bernie Fine in a Pittsburgh hotel room will attend the news conference and speak to his abuse. The complaint, to be filed today in Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas names Fine as the sole defendant.

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Dec
01
2011
Article: KRIS MAHER | 7:07 PM          
The Wall Street Journal: New Accuser Files Lawsuit in Penn State Abuse Case

Mr. Anderson said his client hadn't spoken of the alleged abuse until other stories were made public through the grand-jury report. "This kid suffered in secrecy and in silence and shame thinking he was the only one and never told a soul until the revelations came out about other kids and a coverup," Mr. Anderson said. "That's what caused him to come forward and break the silence." In a statement released by Mr. Anderson, the plaintiff said he had never told anyone about being abused by Mr. Sandusky "until the newspapers reported that he had abused other kids." He said, "I am hu...

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Nov
30
2011
Article: ESPN.com news services | 1:20 PM          
ESPN.com: First lawsuit filed vs. Jerry Sandusky

Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky sexually abused a boy more than 100 times, then threatened his family to keep him quiet about the encounters, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday that details new accusations not included in criminal charges against Sandusky. The lawsuit is the first in the Penn State child sex-abuse scandal and identifies the plaintiff, now 29 years old, only as John Doe. It claims Sandusky abused the boy from 1992 to 1996 at the coach's State College home, in a Penn State locker room, on trips to Philadelphia and at a bowl game. T...

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Documents: | 10:59 AM          
Second student files sexual molestation claim against popular teacher at Hamilton High School in Los Angeles

A former student of a popular teacher at a Los Angeles high school filed a sex abuse lawsuit today alleging that the award-winning music instructor sexually molested him over a two year period starting in 1997.

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Documents: | 10:58 AM          
Miller John Doe 19 Complaint

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