Posts Tagged 'abuse'

Special Place in Hell for 2 Nursing Home Workers?

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On the outside looking in, nursing home care can appear to be fine. There are hundreds of good nursing home workers for each bad one. Yet healthcare abuse happens all too often and can go unnoticed. This story is beyond sick and there’s surely a special place in hell for these two women.

Posted by Tessa Feb 01, 2011 Posted in Disability 1 Comment

Sexual Abuse and Disability

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Sexual abuse consists of a variety of sexual activities that is forced upon another without their consent. These activities may include but are not limited to the use of sexual language, exposure to pornography, flashing, inappropriate touching, oral sex and rape. In a study from 2009 by the Bureau of Justice, sexual assault and rape were twice as likely to be committed against women with disabilities compared to those without disabilities.

Posted by Melissa Jan 31, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

Videos Show Multiple Sexual Assaults, Abuse of Women with Disabilities

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An unidentified person turned in graphic footage of men assaulting women with disabilities to  the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department headquarters. The sick scenes came along with a note explaining how he came to have the video. He was commissioned to reformat a computer hard drive, but before he did so, he burned 100 hours of video files onto 11 DVDs.

Posted by Tessa Jan 11, 2011 Posted in Uncategorized No Comments

School District Blames Child In Special Education After Teacher’s Aide Molested Her

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Get ready to be outraged. After a young special education student was molested by a teacher’s aide, the school district blamed her!

Posted by Tessa Nov 30, 2010 Posted in Uncategorized 4 Comments