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In April this year, Judd sued Weinstein, alleging that he had ruined her career by asking director Peter Jackson not to cast her in 'The Lord of the Rings' in 1998, reported Variety.
One of the rescued girls who was undergoing treatment at the government hospital slipped into a coma and succumbed to injuries Wednesday night.
In August women's rights groups slammed the decision by a Seoul court to acquit a former presidential contender over charges of forced sexual abuse and sexual intercourse by abuse of authority.
The accused, which include five staff members and four students have all been arrested.
The Tibetan spiritual leader made the admission in he met on Friday with victims of sexual abuse allegedly committed by Buddhist teachers.
The accused was booked on the charges of rape, unnatural sex and criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty among others and provisions of the POCSO Act.
CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan asserted that the culprits would be brought under the ambit of the recently amended criminal law stipulating death penalty as maximum punishment for child rapists.
A 37-year-old city autorickshaw driver was arrested on Thursday for allegedly raping a girl aged 13 for several months.
During investigation, it was revealed that the victim's family had come from eastern Uttar Pradesh in search of work.
The alleged victims and other inmates of the shelter home, which is located in the Bairagarh area of Bhopal, submitted a complaint to police Friday evening.
UDYF, the youth wing of UDF, will stage a march in front of the Secretariat in the capital on September 17 in protest against the state government's stand to protect the accused in sexual abuse cases.
The accused include a liftman, security guards, plumbers, electricians and other maintenance staff working at an apartment complex in Ayanavaram locality where the girl lived.
Additional District Judge-2 Babita Prasad also slapped a fine of Rs 3,000 on Manirul Ansari, the convict.
The meeting of Episcopal Conference presidents will be held at the Vatican from February 21 to 24, the C9 cardinals' conference that advises the pope on reform said in a statement.
According to the study, 1,670 clergymen in Germany committed some form of sexual attack against 3,677 minors between 1946 and 2014, Spiegel Online reported. Most of the victims were boys.