Resource List – Part One

Resource List – Part One

(Note: This page has many old links, including the ones to our newsletters. Our newsletters can now be found at )

List for survivors and co-survivors of ritual abuse, incest and/or mind control. This list is available from S.M.A.R.T. E-mail: via E-mail. Please do not copy or re-use without permission. All rights reserved. Copyright 2012 S.M.A.R.T.

S.M.A.R.T. wants to thank all those that have contributed resources to this list, as well as those that have helped edit excerpts for the final preparation of this resource list.

Our listing these resources does not necessarily constitute our endorsement of them. Resources mentioned in this resource list are mentioned for educational value only. Using these resources may or may not help your recovery process, so use caution when reading anything or contacting anyone mentioned in this resource list. Some may have a religious or other agenda that may be separate from your own recovery process. Some may not believe in the existence of MPD-DID or may not be comfortable dealing with survivors. Others may have valuable information, but may have triggers or be sympathetic to secret societies. When possible, listed resources will come with a descriptive sentence.

Please also note. Some of the conferences listed may not necessarily be safe for all survivors. S.M.A.R.T. recommends always bringing a support person to all conferences. If you are a survivor of mind control and/or ritual abuse, S.M.A.R.T. recommends that you try to bring a support person that is familiar with mind control techniques.


To add to this list, please write SMART. Please let us know if a resource no longer exists, or if you have trouble with a sympathetic one. Please let us know if a link is not working by sending a copy of the listing to our e-mail address. Thanks.


Items #1 – 7 are on this page.

1) Ritual Abuse Newsletters

2) Ritual Abuse Resources

3) Survivor Newsletters

4) Survivor Resources

5) Books about Ritual Abuse

6) Books about Survivor Issues

7) Legal Information

8) Information on Recovered Memory/dissociation

9) Resources for Male Survivors

10) Resources for Female Survivors

11) Information on the Masons

12) Information on the Mormons

13) Information on Other Groups

14) Tape and Videotape Information

15) E-weapon Information

16) Miscellaneous Topics

17) Clergy Abuse

18) Alleged Cults and Mind Control Practices

19) 12 Steps Groups and Information

20) Alleged Illegal Testing

21) Christian Groups with information

22) Mind Control and Government MC Information

1) Ritual Abuse Newsletters

S.M.A.R.T. – bi-monthly newsletter about ritual abuse and secret societies, P O Box 1295, Easthampton, MA 01027, E-mail:,

Survivorship articles and back issues for survivors of ritual abuse. PMB 139, 3181 Mission Street, San Francisco CA 94110, E-mail:,

2) Ritual Abuse Resources

2 Accused of Storing Stolen Remains for Rituals By Ronald Smothers – Newark, 10/8/02 – Newark Palo Mayombe, an offshoot of mainstream West African religions…” smart #47 –

Voodoo Furor in Body Snatch by Jamie Schram and Brad Hunter 10/10/02 – Afro-Cuban Palo Mayombe cult January (’99) Palo – an offshoot of Santeria smart #47 –

Ritual abuse and mind control : How to Help Survivors by Neil Brick This may be heavy for survivors. smart #47 –

Smoke and Mirrors: Three Years Later by Lynn Crook, MEd, Editor, Treating Abuse Today “Smoke and Mirrors” was originally published in the November/December, 1995 – January/February, 1996; Vol 5 No 6 – Vol 6 No 1 issue of Treating Abuse Today. “PBS Frontline’s “The Search for Satan,” aired in October 1995 Illinois Department of Child Protection Bikel’s from smart #51-

Los Angeles – Blazes Disrupt Road, Rail Traffic – 9/5/02 By Jessica Garrison and Eric Malnic, “candles associated with a ritual smart #47 –

Russell Smith Capture Report 9/4/ Accused child rapist and self-proclaimed satanist “America’s Most Wanted: America Fights Back” wanted by the Prince William County Police Department smart #47

also see “Virginia Fugitive Arrested in Oregon – 9/5/02 “A self-described Satanist featured on “America’s Most Wanted” smart #47 –

Fugitive Touted Satanism’s Indulgences on Web – Officials Searching for Child-Abuse Suspect Traveling With Daughter By Paul Glader 8/30/02 “Reverend Sorath.” Washington Post smart #47 –

Contemporary Justice Review Vol 6 – Issue 1 has an article called “Facing into the Wind’s Teeth: An Interview with Hal Pepinsky by Dennis Sullivan, where Hal discusses in part, ritual abuse.

Exposing crimes of human evil: satanism, luceriferinism, rituals and ceremonies Jeanne Sarson, RN, BScN, MEd & Linda MacDonald, RN, BN, MEd RAT torturer/family/ Richard from smart #51-

Today in Italy – Special service by AGI on behalf of the Italian Prime Minister’s office Satanic Sects in Italy Involve 83,000 People; 9 Mln ‘Victims’ (AGI) – Rome, Italy, May 8 – from smart #51-

Lewiston Morning Tribune (Idaho) June 7, 1992 Satanic Cults Rumors of Darkness No Proof of Cults Found in Kamiah, But Expert Warns Parents Not to Stand Back By Sandra L. Lee Kamiah Lewiston Tribune.” “Greg P. Hassakis of Boise, a therapist who works with survivors of ritual abuse.” from smart #51-

Idaho Falls Post Register (Idaho Falls, Idaho) April 07, 1994 Woman Reports Being Abducted, Abused by Paul B. Johnson from smart #51-

Plain Dealer (Cleveland, Ohio)November 29, 1992 Tales of Satanism Divide Mansfield; City Agonizes Over Children’s Claims by Michael A. Hobbs; Plain Dealer Reporter – First Presbyterian Church in Mansfield Richland County prosecutor’s office from smart #51-

Cops Silent on ‘Death Card’ in Sniper Case – 10/9/02 Rockville, Md. (Reuters) – “Dear Policeman, I am God.” smart #47 –

fyi only Maryland Shootings a Satanic Sacrifice! Map of Shootings Shows Cross of Satan Written By D.E. Alexander smart #47 –

Daughter Gets 48 Years In Slaying of Her Father – Siblings Say No Sentence Could Bring Justice By Maria Glod 2/11/03 “Clara Jane Schwartz, a former college student obsessed by vampires, assassins and magic, was sentenced yesterday to 48 years in prison for persuading a friend to kill her father.”

Minneapolis man pleads guilty to voodoo-related slaying AP 1/29/03

St. Paul man charged with setting Stillwater fire Curt Brown 9/7/02 Territorial Prison in Stillwater.” smart #47 –

There is a web site at

The web site is about connecting with others who are trying to advocate for the human rights of all persons–adults, youth, children, toddlers, and infants–who have been, who are presently being, and who are at risk of being victimized by RAT. Also see for resources on ritual abuse.

The transcript by Jean Riseman MSW at The Fifth Annual Ritual Abuse, Secretive Organizations and Mind Control Conference, 2002 smart #47- “Simplifying Complex Programming.” This may be very heavy for survivors.

The transcript by billie rain at The Fifth Annual Ritual Abuse, Secretive Organizations and Mind Control Conference, 2002 “The Healing Journey as a Site of Resistance.” This may be heavy for survivors. smart #47-

Ritual Abuse and It’s Political Implications – Conference Presentation by Neil Brick at the Association for Humanist Sociology Conference in Madison WI on 10/12/02 smart #47-

Victimology Research Database (contents of current victimology research database) from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

FRINGE ADVOCACY ORGANIZATION ATTEMPTS TO DERAIL INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 8/2/02 Robert Geffner, Ph.D, 6160 Cornerstone Court East, San Diego, Ca 92121, Email:” smart #47-

BELIEVE THE CHILDREN’S – Ritual Child Abuse: Convictions and Evidence – Bakersfield see urls for cases and also see

Satanism and Ritual Abuse Archive By Karen Curio Jones c 2000 – “The following cases describe legal proceedings held in Juvenile, Family, Civil and Criminal Courts around the world where there have been allegations of Satanism or the use of Ritual to abuse others.”

WARNING: Please use caution at this site. The text and graphics may be heavy for survivors. This is an on-line informational web page about SRA from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

WARNING: This article and the graphics may be very heavy for survivors. Note: The referenced Newsletter article contains only a few quotes from a large and well-documented article. An Empirical Look at the Ritual Abuse Controversy – James Randall Noblitt, Ph.D. from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Ritual Abuse Statistics & Research from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Thorsten Becker and Patrick Felsner: Ritual abuse – Satanismus and ritual abuse – Current developments and consequences for the juvenile welfare service – Documentation of a trade conference from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

A partial transcript Neil Brick’s Conference Presentation on his most recent memories and his personal growth from The Fourth Annual Ritual Abuse, Secretive Organizations and Mind Control Conference.

Debunking Frontline’s – Did Daddy Do It? Frank Fuster smart 45 also see – Providence Journal – 04/26/2002 Frontline embraces child molester – Ross E. Cheit

Dorothy Proctor’s presentation at the Justice Studies Association Conference on 5/30/2001, Wheaton College in Norton, MA. about her story (ritual abuse and mind control) is at

Jeannette Westbrook, MSW, CSW, works with victims of ritual crime and mind control…survivor of ritual-based mind control which she believes involved Mormons, Masons and high-ranking local officials…pursued criminal prosecution…She spoke about “Getting Justice in an Unjust System.”

Kathleen Sullivan’s conference presentation at The Fourth Annual Ritual Abuse, Secretive Organizations and Mind Control Conference, August 10 – 12, 2001 “Memory Recovery and Screen Memories.” This may be heavy for survivors. Stratford.htm

Lauren Stratford, author of Satan’s Underground, I Know You’re Hurting and Stripped Naked, passed away on 4/8/02….Satan’s Underground, Pelican Press) smart 45

All accusations are alleged. Part 1 – Long time Prominent Cultwatchers Lie about their Credentials, Investigation Reveals By William Alnor ” 45

Quote from : A Criminologist’s Quest for Peace – Hal Pepinsky – Chapter 5 Transcending Literatyranny – Doninger, Westbrook smart 43

Ritual Abuse, Ritual Crime and Healing – Information and Resources for Survivors, Therapists and Others –

This may be very heavy for survivors. Ritual Abuse, Ritual Crime and Healing – Common Programs Observed in Survivors of Satanic Ritualistic Abuse David W. Neswald, M.A. M.F.C.C., Catherine Gould, Ph.D., Vicki Graham-Costain, Ph.D. The California Therapist, Sept./Oct. 1991, 47-50 smart 45

Ritual Abuse Hot-Line Training – Material for a Training Session on Ritual Abuse for Crisis Counselors and Hot-Line Workers County Christian Counseling Center is a teaching and counseling center. We teach and train churches in the area of traumatic abuse and the devastating affects it has on people. We are located in St. Louis, MO

The book, “Safe Passage to Healing – A Guide for Survivors of Ritual Abuse,” by Chrystine Oksana, is now available. People can order via their local bookstore, by calling 1-877-823-9235 (in the US), 1-402-323-7800 (outside the US)

This url may be very heavy for survivors. Please use caution while reading it. Assessment of the Satanic Abuse Allegations in the [name deleted] Case 43

This may be triggering for survivors. “If you are having a flashback, and you know that this is happening.” 43

Transcripts from the Survivorship December Conference – 12/1/01 by Jean Riseman (spoke on demystifying programming) and Neil Brick (spoke on his recent memories and research)are now available online at : (you will need to be a member to get these, please write the address below for more info) – Survivorship also has copies of both transcripts. To receive one, send a stamped self-addressed envelope for each transcript to Survivorship, PMB 139, 3181 Mission St., San Francisco CA 94110. You can enclose a small donation or some stickers if you want. To receive a transcript by e-mail, write Smart 44

Transcripts from the Survivorship December Conference (on programming) – 12/1/01 by Jean Riseman (spoke on demystifying programming) and Neil Brick (spoke on his recent memories and research)are now available online at : Neil’s are at : Jean’s are at Survivorship also has copies of both transcripts. To receive one, send a stamped self-addressed envelope for each transcript to Survivorship, PMB 139, 3181 Mission St., San Francisco CA 94110. You can enclose a small donation or some stickers if you want. To receive a transcript by e-mail, write

Setting and Reinforcing Personal Boundaries transcript from a presentation by K. Sullivan at The Third Annual Ritual Abuse, Secretive Organizations and Mind Control Conference, 8/4 – 6, 2000 is at:

Cultural and Economic Barriers to Protecting Children from Ritual Abuse and Mind Control,” Catherine Gould, Ph.D. Dec. 1995

Against All Odds, My Healing from Ritual Abuse – by S. Aquilar, in “Miracles”, Issue #12, Winter 1995, Heartways Press, P O Box 99, Greenfield, MA 01302-0099

Ann-Marie Germain, “Ritual Abuse, its Effects and the Process of Recovery Using Self Help Methods and Resources, and Focusing on the Spiritual Aspect of Damage and Recovery” presented March 30, 1993 at Southern Illinois University at Carbondale – see SMART Issue #1 has info on Masons

Australian Ritual Abuse Survivors and Supporters Webpage

Clinical Indicators of Satanic Cult Victimization – M Kaye, Ctr for Human Living, Inc, Akron, OH, L. Klein, Wood County Mental Health Ctr, Bowling Green, OH

Cults and Satanism – Centennial Peaks Hosp. 2255 S 88th St, Louisville, CO 80027

Damage Control and Mind Control article – See SMART Issue #13

Denying Ritual Abuse of Children, C. Gould, Ph.D. The Journal of Psychohistory, Winter, 1995, No. 3, pgs 329-339.

Healing Survivors Of Satanic Sexual Abuse – K. Roney-Wilson, M Div, The Journal of Christina Healing , Vol. 12, #1, Spring 1990, Rev. K Roney Wilson, Somerset County Champ. Counc., 100 W Main St. Somerville, NJ 08876

My Anger, My Friend – SMART Issue #26

Neil Brick at LINKUP conference, Rosemont, IL., Sept. 2, 1996. (partial outline) see SMART #11

Pro-survivor list (PSL) will help provide information for survivors of ritual abuse and mindcontrol. This is a prosurvivor list. All posts should be written to help survivors heal. This is not a list for skeptics or those that do not believe in the existence of mind control or ritual abuse. To join write E-mail: or go to register. There is an application process for this list.

Pro-survivor news list (PSN) will help provide information for survivors of ritual abuse and mindcontrol. This is a pro-survivor list. All posts should be written to help survivors heal. This is not a list for survivor support or sharing survivor stories and/or issues. Anyone with an acceptable user name will be able to become a member, however posts will be moderated. This is not a list for skeptics or those that do not believe in the existence of mind control or ritual abuse. This is a public list. All posts can be forwarded. To subscribe:, List owner:,

Ritual abuse home page at lots of links and info.

Ritual Abuse Survivors and Supporters – info packet, RASS P O Box 63, Camperdown, NSW 2050 Australia

Ritual Abuse, Multiplicity and Mind Control – Journal of Psych. And Theol.., 1992, Vol. 20, #3, 194-196, Catherine Gould Clinical Psychology, 16055 Ventura Blvd. Suite 74, Encino, Calif 91436

Ritual Abuse, Report by Task Force LA County Comm for Women – LA County Comm for Women, 383 Hall of Adm. , 500 W Temple St, LA, CA 90012

Ritual Abuse, Ritual Crime and Healing, “Common Programs Observed in Survivors of Satanic Ritualistic Abuse” David W. Neswald, M.A. M.F.C.C. with Catherine Gould, Ph.D. and Vicki Graham-Costain, Ph.D. The California Therapist, Sept./Oct. 1991, 47-50 This may be very triggering for survivors.

Ritual Child Abuse – understanding the controversies, D. Lloyd, Esq., The Nat. Res. Ctr on Child Sexual Abuse (address unavailable)

S.M.A.R.T. has a 3 page listing of possible calendar trigger dates. For a copy write us via E-mail or send an S.A.S.E. to S.M.A.R.T.

Satanic abuse no myth, say experts By Sophie Goodchild, Home Affairs Correspondent 4/30/00,

Staying Out of the Cult – SMART Issue #15 Addictive Nature of Perpetrators of RA – Martin Smith, M. Ed – available from Survivorship, PMB 319, 3181 Mission Street, San Francisco CA 94110, E-mail: Survivorship Home Page,

The Dilemma of Ritual Abuse – Cautions and Guides for Therapists, Edited by George A. Fraser, M.D.F.R.C.P.C., American Psychiatric Press, Inc. C 1997

Trigger Word Article – Smart Issue #31

Understanding Ritual Abuse – study of 33 RA survivors, info on Masons, RA Project (address unavailable)- see SMART Issue #1

Working with Primal Dissociative Experiences in Adult MPD Survivors of SRA – D. Wesald MA MFCC (address unavailable)

3) Survivor Newsletters

Mississippi VOICES for Children and Youth, P O Box 23008, Jackson, MS 39225-3008, 1-800-373-7651 has a newsletter with information about recovered memory (12/14/99 issue). For info, write: One Voice/ACAA, 733 15th St NW, #214, Wash, DC 20005, E-mail:

Roots of Healing, newsletter for survivors, P O Box 2441, Quincy, MA 02269-2441

Stop It Now – works with offenders to stop abuse, P O Box 495, Haydenville, MA 01039, 1-888-PREVENT, 1-413-268-3096

The Adult Survivor for those abused emotionally, sexually or physically as children, 1318 Ridgecrest Circle, Denton, TX 76205-5424

The Cutting Edge – newsletter for women with self-inflicted violence, P O Box 20819, Cleveland, OH 44120

The Morris Center for Healing from Child Abuse, Internet ASCA Meeting for adult survivors of child abuse, monthly newsletter, and Survivor to Thriver manual,

The Virginia Child Protection Newsletter (VCPN) has issues about MPD in children (winter ’93, volume 41) and child abuse and neglect in the military (fall ‘ 83, volume 9) Dr. Joann Grayson, School of Psychology, MSC 7401, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA 22807. The pictures in the MPD issue may be triggering for survivors.

4) Survivor Resources

This site is dedicated to Karen Curio Jones for her tenacity in the fight to protect children from pedophiles, cults, and sex rings and educate the public.” This web page has many links to websites about Curio’s battle to help survivors. from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Childhood abuse in patients with conversion disorder. Roelofs K, Keijsers GP, Hoogduin KA, Naring GW, Moene FC Am J Psychiatry 2002 Nov 1; 159(11):1908-1913 from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Childhood adversity and anxiety versus dysthymia co-morbidity in major depression. Harkness KL, Wildes JE Psychol Med 2002 Oct; 32(7):1239-49 Department of Psychology, University of Oregon. from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Familial correlates of extreme weight control behaviors among adolescents. Fonseca H, Ireland M, Resnick MD Int J Eat Disord 2002 Dec; 32(4):441-8 Adolescent Health Outpatient Clinic, Pediatric Division, Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisboa, Portugal. from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Intrafamilial sexual abuse: Brother-sister incest does not differ from father-daughter and stepfather-stepdaughter incest. Cyr M, Wright J, McDuff P, Perron A Child Abuse Negl 2002 Sep; 26(9):957-73 Departement de Psychologie, Universite de Montreal, Succursale Centre-Ville, Que., Canada. from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Is a history of trauma associated with a reduced likelihood of cervical cancer screening? Farley M, Golding JM, Minkoff JR J Fam Pract 2002 Oct; 51(10):827-31 Kaiser Permanente, Family Medicine Services, Div. of Endocrinology, 401 Bicentennial Way, Santa Rosa, CA 95403. from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

The Sexual and Physical Abuse Questionnaire (SPAQ). A screening instrument for adults to assess past and current experiences of abuse. Kooiman CG, Ouwehand AW, ter Kuile MM Child Abuse Negl 2002 Sep; 26(9):939-53 Department of Psychiatry, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands. from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Find a Shelter or Crisis Center – “These sites list the numbers of crisis centers, counseling centers, and shelters” from smart #51- (as always, please check out any resource listed carefully)

deJoly LaBrier’s new web page with information on Multiple Personality Disorder, her story and her recovery are shown on the pages of Inside deJoly. from smart #51-

Executive Summary – the Needs of Victims of Institutional Child Abuse: a review by the Institute for Human Resource Development (Nfld.) for the Law Commission of Canada (October 1998) from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

A light at the end of the street….by Stephanie Sauve 7/4/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Association between Childhood Sexual Abuse History and Adverse Psychosocial Outcomes from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Sexual health practices of homeless youth. Rew L, Fouladi RT, Yockey RD J Nurs Scholarsh 2002; 34(2):139-45 University of Texas School of Nursing, 1700 Red River, Austin, TX 78701, USA. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Severity of reported childhood sexual abuse and its relationship to severity of borderline psychopathology and psychosocial impairment among borderline inpatients. Zanarini MC, Yong L, Frankenburg FR, Hennen J, Reich DB, Marino MF, Vujanovic AA J Nerv Ment Dis 2002 Jun; 190(6):381-387 The Laboratory for the Study for Adult Development, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, Massachusetts 02478 and the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School. Send reprint requests to Dr. Zanarini; Department of Psychology, U. of RI, Kingston, RI. From SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Additive impact of childhood emotional, physical, and sexual abuse on suicide attempts among low-income African American women. Anderson PL, Tiro JA, Price AW, Bender MA, Kaslow NJ Suicide Life Threat Behav 2002 Summer; 32(2):131-8 Georgia State University, USA from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Characteristics of young children with sexual behavior problems: A pilot study. Silovsky JF, Niec L Child Maltreat 2002 Aug; 7(3):187-97 Department of Pediatrics, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, USA. From SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

History of childhood abuse in panic disorder, social phobia, and generalized anxiety disorder. Safren SA, Gershuny BS, Marzol P, Otto MW, Pollack MH J Nerv Ment Dis 2002 Jul; 190(7):453-456 Dept. of Psychiatry, Mass. General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, MGH Psychiatry, WACC 815, 15 Parkman Street, Boston, MA 02114. Send reprint requests to Dr. Safren. From SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Survivor Connections, Inc. – The True Memory Foundation Advocacy for activism by rape, incest, sexual assault survivors from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Coordinated Events for Sexual Assault Survivors, USA To Tell The Truth from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Abuse carries steep price by Chris Schultz Western Leader (New Zealand) 8/15/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Forced Out? Study Indicates Many Teen Runaways Were Already Abused at Home By Dean Schabner 7/11/02 – from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Health – Reuters. Child Abuse Linked to Behavioral Problems in Teens 8/7/02 NY (Reuters Health) Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine 2002;156:824-830 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Understanding children’s use of secrecy in the context of eyewitness reports. Bottoms BL, Goodman GS, Schwartz-Kenney BM, Thomas SN Law Hum Behav 2002 Jun; 26(3):285-313 Dept. of Psychology, The U. of Illinois at Chicago, 60607-7137, USA. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Healing the abusers – Treatment is vital in preventing paedophiles reoffending. David Batty 8/8/02,7369,770972,00.html

Misinformation Concerning Child Sexual Abuse and Adult Survivors, ed. C. Whitfield, J. Silberg, P. Fink, co-pub as “Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, Vol. 9, Nos. 3/4 2001 The Haworth Maltreatment and Trauma Press,, 1-800-Haworth, has some incredible articles including ones by Dallam, Brown and Cheit. From SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Youth abusers often past victims says study 7/31/02 By Catherine Masters from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Relationship of attributional style, depression, and posttrauma distress among children who suffered physical or sexual abuse. Runyon MK, Kenny MC Child Maltreat 2002 Aug; 7(3):254-64 Center for Children’s Support, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey-School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford 08084, USA. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Child maltreatment and adulthood violence: The contribution of attachment and drug abuse. Feerick MM, Haugaard JJ, Hien DA Child Maltreat 2002 Aug; 7(3):226-40 Child Development and Behavior Branch, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892-7510, USA. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

The Long-term Impact of Early Sexual Trauma by Mary Gail Frawley-O’Dea, Ph.D.- Paper presented to the National Conference of Catholic Bishops 6/13/02 Dallas, Texas from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Body weight and obesity in adults and self-reported abuse in childhood. Williamson DF, Thompson TJ, Anda RF, Dietz WH, Felitti V Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 2002 Aug; 26(8):1075-82 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. From SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Domestic violence: Identifying the deadly silence. Kessmann JR Tex Dent J 2000 Oct;117(10):42-7 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, USA. Domestic violence: Articles, fact sheets, and other informative resources from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Adverse childhood experiences and risk of paternity in teen pregnancy. Anda RF, Chapman DP, Felitti VJ, Edwards V, Williamson DF, Croft JB, Giles WH Obstet Gynecol 2002 Jul; 100(1):37-45 National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Atlanta, Georgia, USA from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 ( violence connected to aggression at home – Study discounts role of income, race, gender Anand Vaishnav, Boston Globe 8/23/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Parental caring as a possible buffer against sexual revictimization in young adult survivors of child sexual abuse. Jankowski MK, Leitenberg H, Henning K, Coffey P J Trauma Stress 2002 Jun; 15(3):235-44 Department of Psychiatry, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

When the face reveals what words do not: facial expressions of emotion, smiling, and the willingness to disclose childhood sexual abuse. Bonanno GA, Keltner D, Noll JG, Putnam FW, Trickett PK, LeJeune J, Anderson C J Pers Soc Psychol 2002 Jul; 83(1):94-110 Department of Counseling and Clinical Psychology, Teachers College, Columbia University, NY, NY 10027 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Characteristics of perpetrators of child sexual abuse who have been sexually victimized as children. Craissati J, McClurg G, Browne K Sex Abuse 2002 Jul; 14(3):225-39 Department of Forensic Psychology, University of Birmingham, United Kingdom. From SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Chronic fatigue, abuse-related traumatization, and psychiatric disorders in a community-based sample. Taylor RR, Jason LA Soc Sci Med 2002 Jul; 55(2):247-56 Department of Psychology, DePaul University, Chicago, IL 60614, USA. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Effect of abuse on health: results of a national survey. Diaz A, Simantov E, Rickert VI Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2002 Aug; 156(8):811-7 Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center, 320 E 94th St, NY, NY 10128. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Incarcerated adolescents’ experiences as perpetrators of sexual assault. Morris RE, Anderson MM, Knox GW Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2002 Aug; 156(8):831-5 12-358 Marion Davies Children’s Center, Department of Pediatrics, UCLA Center for Health Sciences, 10833 LeConte Ave, LA, CA 90095-1752. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Neuropsychological processes in post-traumatic stress disorder. Golier J, Yehuda R Psychiatr Clin North Am 2002 Jun; 25(2):295-315, vi Bronx VA Medical Center, 130 West Kingsbridge Road (116A), Bronx, NY 10468, USA. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Broken Rites Victim Support Group is a non-denominational support group for people who have been abused sexually, physically or emotionally in religious institutions. smart 45

(CBS) Child abuse can happen anywhere. What can you do to stop it, or to learn more about it? There is an enormous amount of information about child abuse on the Web. The range of topics – statistics, prevention tips, local contacts, studies, organizations – can be overwhelming. (Has resources) As always, please use caution contacting any resources listed. smart 43

Ex-Scientologist Collects $8.7 Million In 22-Year-Old Case – By Richard Leiby 5/10/02 Wollersheim smart 45

Jehovah’s Witnesses Child Molestation Victims Web Page – 1-800-WTABUSE, silentlambs, P O Box 311, Calvert City, KY 42029 smart 43

Another church facing charges of sexual abuse – Former Jehovah’s Witness leader to be tried on sex offenses, attempted rape; Congregation is in Chase…claim incidents occurred between 1974 and 1984 By Dennis O’Brien – 5/21/02 Baltimore Sun smart 45’s Witnesses Face Expulsion By Bruce Schreiner – Louisville, Ky. (AP) – from AOL – smart 45

Allegations Along the Watchtower By Elisa Batista 5/25/02 Jehovah’s Witnesses,1367,52484,00.html smart 45

Presentation by Judith Remet and Pat Wrightsman conference ’01 Judith Remet, M.B., B.Ch., B.A.O. Pat Wrightsman, M.S. R.N. A Safe Place for Survivors. Some of the topics discussed may be triggering. This transcript is not intended as therapy. It is an educational resource only. You may want to ask your therapist or support person before using any of these techniques. smart 41

SASSY – Sexual Abuse Survivors Support Year Round continue their commitment to breaking the silences of abuse and violence. S.A.S.S.Y. P O Box 727, Rice Lake, WI 54868

The Birth of Sybling – a documentary about Dissociation – this is f.y.i. only and the page may be very triggering for survivors. “The Birth of Sybling, an experimental documentary, is a collaborative effort between a group of women survivors of childhood incest or abuse, and media artist Liz MacDougall. Together they create the story of Sybling, the archetypal child who is abused by her father and silenced by the state.”

New Hope Healing Institute PO Box 532067, Indianapolis, IN 46253, 317-251-0453

Prevent Child Abuse Virginia, 4901 Fitzhugh Avenue, Suite 200, Richmond, VA 23230, 804-359-0716, e-mail

The Sexual Assault Victims Advocacy Service (SAVAS) Prince William County’s Rape Crisis Center SAVAS offices at: Woodbridge – 703-497-1192, Manassas – 703-361-2634

Qualities of a Therapist –

You’re Still Standing is a poetic tribute to incest survivors by e. sue blume, csw, available through or through direct order from the publisher at P O Box 1388, NY, NY 10156, 212-995-2589, 1-888-547-3222.

The History of Childhood As the History of Child Abuse – Lloyd deMause, also see smart #35

Project Truth has information about Perry Dunlop and allegations of child abuse in Canada

Abused Girls Have More Severe Reactions to Stress As Adults 8/01/00 CHICAGO (UPI)

Childhood Abuse and Adult Stress – A Study Links Trauma, Depression and Response to Anxiety, Erica Goode –

Pediatrics Vol.94, No. 5 11/94, p 761-765 – Sexual Assault and the Adolescent (RE9433) – American Academy of Pediatrics – Committee on Adolescence

Information about the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) in 1999.

Information about books on ptsd,

Getting to Know Us” (MPD/DID) a 30 page self help study guide for those with MPD by Penney S. Penney’s Solutions, 2513 S. Gessner Rd. PMB 176, Houston, TX 77063, E-mail:

Multiple Personality Gift, A workbook for you and your inside family” by Jacklyn M. Pia

Writing for therapy helps erase effects of trauma.” C. Woolston – 3/16/00

Abuse/Incest Support at the Mining Co. has links and resources

APSAC’s (American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children) 407 S. Dearborn Ave. #1300, Chicago, IL 60605, 312-554-0166, E-mail:

California Protective Parents Association, P O Box 15445, Sacramento, CA 95851-5445, 1-800-441-7886, E-mail:

Cara article – SMART Issues #10 and 11

Child Sexual Abuse Strategic Action Project, CSASAP, 2 Massasoit St. San Fran, CA 94110, 415-285-6658

Family Violence and Sexual Assault Institute has conf. FVSAI 6160 Cornerstone Court East, San Diego, CA 92121, http:// – Survivors on the Net – AustraliaI.A.F., Incest Awareness Foundation, P O Box 1338, New York, NY 10156, 212-995-2589, 888-547-3222

Incest Resources Inc. – res lists, send SASE, IR 46 Pleasant St., Camb, MA 02139

Jeff’s Guide to Dissociation Resources-Online and Print is available at, E-mail:

Many Minds – for people with DID, by the Lunds, Soft Words Pub. Sunset Station, Box 3218, Pueblo, CO 81005

MANY VOICES newsl. about Dissociative Disorders, res guide P O 2639, Cincinnati, OH 45201-2639 –

Mending Ourselves, Survivors of Child Abuse – has Christian content

Multiplicity, Abuse and Healing: resources for MPD/DID and other types of abuse

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect – res lists, NCCAN, P O Box 1182, Wash, DC 20013

Partnerships for Survival – Carol Forgash at 631-265-7202, E-mail:, PFS, 353 N.Country Road, Smithtown, NY 11787

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network) has a national hotline for survivors of sexual assault, 1-800-656-HOPE, 635-B Pennsylvania Ave, SE, Washington, D.C. 20003.

RVAP (Rape Victim Advocacy Program) offers support and resources for survivors of sexual abuse, 319-335-6000, 1-800-284-7821,, 332 S. Linn Street, Suite 100, Iowa City, IA 52240,

Safe Harbors, 2312 Olive St. #B, Burbank, CA 91506-2628, 818-845-0729, workshops

S.E.L.F. Survivors Experiencing Love and Friendship, S.E.L.F., P O Box 61, Troy, IL 62294

Safely Releasing Our Torment: A Handbook for Healing – abreactive work, C. Stardancer, Survivorship, (see ritual abuse newsletters) 3181 Mission Street, San Francisco CA 94110, E-mail:

Surviving Trauma for Jewish Survivors (chat room) E-mail:

Survivors of Educator Sexual Abuse and Misconduct Emerge – network. and info. Breaking Day – SMART Issue #24

The California Consortium to Prevent Child Abuse – conf on RA, CCPCA, 926 J ST – STE 717, Sacr., CA 95814-2707

The Grapevine has res lists, consultation lines, P O Box 7581, Charlotte, NC 28241

The National Children’s Advocacy Center, 200 Westside SQ. #700, Hunstville, AL 35801, E-mail:

The Post-Traumatic Gazette – Patience Press, P O Box 2757, High Springs, FL 32655,

The Survivors Forum – in CompuServe type GO SAFEPLACE. For non-offending survivors, etc. The Survivors Forum, SurvivorSynergy, Inc., P O Box 223, Hull, MA 02045, USA, E-mail Tell the Truth, organization that promotes simultaneous survivor events, Survivor Connections, Inc., 52 Lyndon Road, Cranston, RI 02905-1121, 401-941-2548, E-mail:

Voices of Incest has conferences for survivors. For info.: Voices of Incest, P.O.Box 3163, Shell Beach, CA 93448-3163, 310-452-8996, e-mail:

5) Books about ritual abuse

“Understanding and Assessing Child Sexual Maltreatment” Second Edition by Kathleen Coulbron Faller has excellent information on child abuse, including ritual abuse and sexual abuse in day care. (p. 224) Sage Publications, Inc 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320, e-mail : ISBN 0-7619-1996-1 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

New book provides expanded study on child sexual abuse Ann Arbor, Mich. 1/30/03 “Greater emphasis on the danger of false allegations of child sexual abuse is misdirected: The attention should be placed on the danger of being sexually abused and not disclosing the abuse, a University of Michigan professor says. “Children have lost their voice,” said Kathleen Coulborn Faller…” “Only about 10 percent of the cases ever reach the criminal courts and about half are lost at trial, she said. ”

Behind the Playground Walls – sexual abuse in preschools – Jill Waterman, Robert J. Kelly, Mary Kay Oliveri, Jane McCord – The Guilford Press, 1993. NY, London – A 6 year study on sexual and ritualistic abuse and funded from a grant through the National Center on Child Abuse and Neglect (NCCAN) ISBN 0-89862-523-8 This may be out of print, but is available used – from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Ritual Abuse, Ritual Crime and Healing – Ritual Abuse Bibliography – Articles from periodicals and journals – this has articles on both sides of the issue.

Cult and Ritual Abuse – Its History, Anthropology, and Recent Discovery in Contemporary America (Revised Edition) by Noblitt and Perskin. A new chapter called “Empirical Evidence of Ritual Abuse” contains a variety of research studies and data. Greenwood Publishing Group, 88 Post Road West, Box 5007, Westport, CT 06881, 1-800-225-5800, ISBN 0-275-96665-8. The cover may be heavy for survivors. Info on C. Ross.

Ritual Abuse, Margaret Smith ©1993, HarperCollins Publishers, 10 East 53rd Street, New York, NY 10022, ISBN 0-06-250214-X

Rosie Daymore – “Blessed: Reclaiming My Life from the Horrors of Ritual Abuse.” May be triggering for survivors. publisher 800-442-2589 or smart 40

Ritual Abuse: It’s Effects and the Process of Recovery Using Self-Help Methods and Resources, and Focusing on the Spiritual Aspect of Damage and Recovery by Ann-Marie Germain is available via Inner Library Loan from the Morris Library at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL – OCLC 30857044

Multiple Exposure – How Love at Last Repaired the Ravages of Ritual Abuse by Dale McCulley, ISBN 1-58721-364-8

The Ultimate Challenge – a revolutionary, sane and sensible response to ritualistic and cult- related abuse,” by Gale Woodsum, Action Resources International, P O Box 536, Laramie, WY 82073

Treating Survivors of Satanic Abuse” by Valerie Sinason

Breaking Ritual Silence – An Anthology of Ritual Abuse Survivors’ Stories (ISBN 0-9664174-0-2) edited by Jeanne Marie Lorena and Paula Levy, Trout and Sons, Inc., 1504 #8-00292 Main St., Gardnerville, NV 89410-5273

Breaking the Circle of Satanic Ritual Abuse – recovery and information, Daniel Ryder, CompCare Pub, 2415 Annapolis Ln, Minn, MN 55441

Cover-Up of the Century (Satanic Ritual Crime and World Conspiracy) D. Ryder, CSS Publishing, 517 S. Main St., Lima, OH 45802 or 1-800-537-1030.

Cult and Ritual Abuse – information on Gnoticism, etc., by Noblitt and Perskin, Greenwood Pub. Co. 1-800-225-5800 (see SMART Issue #9)

Cults That Kill – underworld of occult crime, Larry Kahaner, Warner Books, P O Box 690, NY 10019

Into the Promised Land – recovery of traumatic abuse, Christian based, Journey Publication, 1316 Dallas Ave, #67, Lancaster, TX 75134

Michelle Remembers – Smith and Pazder, story of RA child, Pocket Books, NY

Out of Darkness – about Satanism and RA, Sakheim and Devine, Lexington Books, 866 3rd Av., NY 10022

Out of print books: and (new and old books)

Painted Black – Carl Rachke, Satanism in America, HarperCollins Publishers, 10 E 53rd St NY 10022

Ritual Abuse; What it is, Why it Happens and How to Help by Margaret Smith, Harper/Collins – has information on Masons – see SMART Issue #1

Ritual Abuse Bookstore, Trout and Sons, Inc., 1504 #8-00292 Main Street, Gardnerville, Nevada 89410.

Safe Passage to Healing – A Guide for Survivors of Ritual Abuse by Chrystine Oksana, Harper/Collins 1-800-822-4090 (may be out of print), Amazon may be able to find copies

Suffer the Child – Judith Spencer, story of RA child, Pocket Books, 1230 Ave of the Americas, NY 10020

The Edge of Evil – The Rise of Satanism in North America, Jerry Johnston, Word Publishing, Dallas

The New Satanists L. Blood, Warner Books, info. ab. history of Satanism, ISBN 0-446-36473-8.

The Only Good Heart by Beth Goobie is a book about a survivor born into a cult involved with organized crime and occult manipulations, ISBN 0-9681884-1-9,

Pedlar Press, P O Box 26, Station P, Toronto, Canada, M5S 2S6 Please use caution while reading this book. It has descriptions of rituals and may be triggering.

6) Books about survivor issues

Website for book searches – from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Book Review – Betrayed as Boys: Psychodynamic Treatment of Sexually Abused Men by Richard B Gartner – Guilford Press, New York, NY, 1999. Reviewed by Eric Medcalf, BA (Hons); Cert.Appl.Soc.Stud. (Aberdeen); C.Q.S.W.; Dip. Psychother. (Sheffield); MNZAC Human Nature Review 2003 Volume 3: 139-141 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Books of the Times ‘Harvard and the Unabomber’ the Unabomber and the ‘Culture of Despair’ 3/3/03 (must register to view) from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

The Truth About Depression-Choices for Healing by Charles L. Whitfield, M.D. from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Looking Inside – Life Lessons from A Multiple Personality – In Pictures and Words – by author/survivor Judy Castelli Castelli Studios, 211 Buckskill Road, East Hampton, NY 11937, 631-329-3813 ISBN 0-9702806-0-2

Outgrowing the Pain and Outgrowing the Pain Together by Eliana Gil, ISBN 0-440-50372-0, Dell Pub, NY, NY

Leaping upon the Mountains” Mike Lew’s 2nd book (“Victims No Longer” was the first) about male survivors. Small Wonder Books, P O Box 1146, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130,

Beginning To Heal – A First Book for Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse by Ellen Bass and Laura Davis is available from Harper Collins, ISBN 0-06-096927-X

Can I Look Now – recovery from DID, by Downing M.S.W., Educ.. Rec. Comm. , 1498M Reistertown Rd.. #333, Balt, MD 21208

Double Vision A. Richardson (pseudonym) about recovery from RA , Becoming One – A Story of Triumph over MPD S. Olsen about recovery from MPD (DID), Trilogy Books, 3579 E Foothill Blvd, #236, Pasadena, CA 91107

E. Power and Associates Training and Consulting have a variety of books on healing from D.I.D. and child abuse. For more information: P O Box 2346, Brentwood, TN 37024, phone 615-371-1320.

Hope in Healing – A Guide for survivors of sexual abuse by survivors T. Edwards , M. Derouard, Source RE Source, 998 Bloor St West, P O 10546, Toronto, ON M6H 4H9, Canada, e-mail:

In the Lap of the Buddha – Harrison, Insight Meditation, deals w/abuse, Shambhala Pub. Inc. 300 Mass Ave., Boston, MA 02115

Islewest Publishing, c/o Carlisle Communications, 4242 Chavanelle Road, Dubuque, IA 52002,

Living with Your Selves – survival manual for DID, by Hocking, Launch Press, Rockville, MD

Stern’s Books, 2004 West Roscoe St., Chicago, IL 60618, phone: 773-883-5100, E-mail:

The Courage to Heal – Bass and Davis, they also have a workbook, Harper and Row, NY

United We Stand – for people with DID, Eliana Gil Ph.D., Launch Press

Victims No Longer – Mike Lew

7) Legal Information

28 baby girls found in suitcases on Chinese bus 3/23/03 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Handling [Michael] Jackson without gloves – Magazine says pop star full of vengeance, deceit – but not cash – Leah Garchik 3/4/03 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 ( chief releases Dunblane reports 3/18/03,2763,916788,00.html from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Minnesotan gets three years in voodoo killing AP 2/23/03 Superior, WI see SMART #49 for more info on this case from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Navy Pilot Sentenced for Soliciting Sex With Minor By Allan Lengel 4/1/03 Baltimore from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Tracking down ‘Senor Tom’ Mexican activists spent years building child sex case against S.F. financier Stephanie Salter, Elizabeth Fernandez 2/16/03 Puerto Vallarta, Mexico from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Amirault loses plea for commutation By John Ellement, Globe Staff, 3/15/03 from SMART Issue #50 – May 2003 (

Fed court refuses to toss family’s suit against NAMBLA by J.M. Lawrence 4/4/03 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Global summit aims to alleviate the plight of girls sold as sex slaves Carolyn Lochhead 2/23/03 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Growth in Child Abuse, Neglect Alarms Prevention Advocates U.S. Newswire 4/1/03 Three Percent Growth in Child Abuse and Neglect Alarms Prevention Advocates from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Abuse survivors attack Brosnan film Henry McDonald 4/6/03,6903,930710,00.html from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

all accusations are alleged – UCI Professor Faces Pending Lawsuit – Controversial psychologist is accused of libel and invasion of privacy by alleged abuse victim – Jamie Claridad “UCI’s Distinguished Professor in Social Ecology Elizabeth Loftus, widely known for her studies in false memory research, is currently facing an impending lawsuit filed against her by Nicole Taus in Solano County, Calif….Although Taus could not be reached for comment, a plaintiff report filed at the superior court of California in Solano County accused Loftus and several other parties of invasion of privacy, defamation, libel per se, negligent and intentional infliction of emotional distress and damages. ” from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Child Maltreatment 2001 Url has links to other legal decisions SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Child Maltreatment Reports from the States to the National Child Abuse and Neglect Data Systems – National statistics on child abuse and neglect from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Commentary: Response to 17 February 2003 Media Reports on Loftus’ Bugs Bunny Study Jennifer J. Freyd, University of Oregon from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Each week CPS agencies receive more than 50,000 referrals (also called reports) alleging that children have been abused or neglected. from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

End urged for state’s abuse-case time limits By Rudolph Bush 3/11/03 (must search in archives and pay to view complete article) from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Four Plead Guilty in Mass. Child Abuse 3/22/03 Worcester, Mass. (AP) from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

from Lynn Crook with permission to republish (all accusations are alleged) : I am preparing a response to Jamie Claridad’s article, “UCI professor faces pending lawsuit” published in UC Irvine’s student newspaper, “New University,” on April 7, 2003. “Some of the issues I will be addressing…” all found in SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

House Approves Money for Amber Alert By Jesse J. Holland, AP Washington from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

McCarrick Decries Md. Child Abuse Bill Cardinal Questions Effect on Confessional By Jo Becker and Caryle Murphy 2/22/03 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

New Bill Targets ‘Virtual’ Child Porn 2/25/03 Nick Anderson LA Times Staff Writer Http:// from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Petaluma father faces 302 counts of molesting daughter Man allegedly made videotapes of sex acts with child, now 6 – 4/4/03 By Steve Hart – the Press Democrat from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Police cut back on sex abuse inquiry By Mark Hookham, Daily Post Staff 2/19/03 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Review of Child Pornography and Obscenity Crimes Report Number I-2001-07 July 19, 2001 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Senate OKs Tools to Fight Child Porn By Jim Abrams Washington (AP) from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

U.S. Ready to Rescind Clinton Order on Government Secrets By Adam Clymer, Washington, 3/20/03 (must register to view) from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Woman biking on isolated road assaulted – Silas Polkinghorne and Jason Warick – The StarPhoenix – 3/29/03 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Youth Victimization: Prevalence and Implications – Research in Brief – Dean G. Kilpatrick, Benjamin E. Saunders, and Daniel W. Smith Pub: National Institute of Justice, 4/03 (order a print copy from NCJRS at 800-851-3420) U.S. Department of Justice – Office of Justice Programs – National Institute of Justice – Research in Brief Youth Victimization: Prevalence and Implications APR. 03 from SMART Issue #50 -May 2003 (

Canada Caps Abuse Claims Against Anglicans by Reuters – Ottawa 11/20/02 (must register to view) from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Consistency in children’s reports of sexual and physical abuse. Ghetti S, Goodman GS, Eisen ML, Qin J, Davis SL Child Abuse Negl 2002 Sep; 26(9):977-95 Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis 95616, USA. from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Convicting abusers tough when it’s only the child’s word By Geri Nikolai from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Government to accept child abuse report recommendations (Waterhouse report) 6/29/00,3604,337768,00.html from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Introducing The Adoption and Child Welfare Law Reporter…source of the latest news and information on adoption and child welfare law from across the US. Important state and federal cases are analyzed from a legal and policy standpoint…from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

John Doe Versus The Archdiocese of New Orleans, The Diocese of Houma/Thibodaux, Saint Gregory Barbarigo Church, Saint Louis Church And Gerald A. Prinz No. 2001-ca-0739 from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Molest cases a test of statute of limitations Bob Egelko 12/3/02 (may not display on certain browsers) from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

No Expert Testimony Allowed on Eyewitness Identifications Tom Perrotta New York Law Journal 9/16/02 “A Manhattan judge has declined to allow expert testimony on eyewitness identifications in a murder trial, saying that such testimony has not been generally accepted by the scientific community” from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Out-of-court settlements not enough, native school abuse lawyer says – Rick Pedersen – The Edmonton Journal 11/12/02

Priest Database (allegations against named and unnamed priests)

Report assails family courts By Patricia Wen, Globe Staff, 11/26/02 from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Report: Abusive men gain custody of victims’ kids by Kevin Rothstein 11/26/02 from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Statute of Limitations for Civil Actions for Child Sexual Abuse Legislative Counsel’s Digest (SB 1779, Burton).” from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

The James Madison Project – Links to Other Important Freedom of Information, Privacy Act, Intelligence and Government Accountability Webpages – from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

The parental bonding experiences of sex offenders: A comparison between child molesters and rapists. Craissati J, McClurg G, Browne K Child Abuse Negl 2002 Sep; 26(9):909-21 Department of Forensic Psychology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, UK. from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Woman abused as child can sue state Court says 4-year limit doesn’t apply 11/28/02 Florida Times Union – Paul Pinkham from SMART Issue #48 – December 2002 (

Modern-Day Slavery Abroad …excerpt from Sec. of State Colin Powell’s speech introducing the Second Annual Trafficking in Persons Report. from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Support sought for abuse inquiry By Sean McKibbon – Ottawa Sun 7/6/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Mount Cashel victims still waiting – Legal battle to force the liquidation of two schools in Vancouver continues 7/7/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Mount Cashel settlement – Toronto (CP) – 7/25/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Groton School in Sex Abuse Probe By Jay Lindsay 7/27/02 Boston AP Also see-School for Scandal? Student Says He Was Sexually Abused at Elite New England Prep School 8/31/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Abuse-compensation plan still vague John Bermingham The Province 7/28/02 “…Fifty years of physical and sexual abuse against mentally and physically disabled residents at Woodlands has finally come out…” from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Mass. Candidate Eyes Child Rape Laws – Quincy, Mass. (AP) from AOL 8/25/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

House Approves Sex Crimes Bill By Janelle Carter – Wash (AP) 6/25/02 AOL H.R. 4679, H.R. 4623, H.R. 4477. Text of bills: from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

California’s abuse scandal – Reynolds Holding 6/23/02 “For most perpetrators of lewd acts against children under age 14, the punishment is life in prison with the possibility of parole after 15 years. But for molesters in the victim’s family, the penalty can be substantially different.” from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Hospital killer pleads guilty 8/3/02 By Jack Walker – Ottawa Sun – Brockville from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Murderer obsessed with the black arts by Michael Horsnell 8/3/02 Http://,,2-373163,00.html (must register to view).

4 charged with abuse of 9 children AP 8/3/02 – Warren – from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Statute of Limitations Eased in Abuse Cases – By William Lobdell 7/12/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

WARNING: This may be very heavy for survivors
Police arrest woman over torso killing – 7/9/02 (South Africa),4273,4458164,00.html from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Parents held in child-porn ring Alleged leader a Fresno chiropractor – Bill Wallace 8/10/02 from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Children removed in Web porn ring bust – Washington (Reuters) – 8/9/02 “U.S. and European law-enforcement officials have arrested 20 people who sexually abused their own children and traded photographs and tips over the Internet” from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Man Given Visitation Despite Child Porn Arrest from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

The secret world of child molestation “…all children are at risk” from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Women’s Credibility Doubted in Many Family Courts – 10/28/01 by Victoria Graham from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

US Child Abuse Deaths Sharply Underestimated: Study 8/5/02 By Charnicia E. Huggins – NY Reuters Health) Tessa Crume, an epidemiologist at the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment…Source: Pediatrics 2002;110:e18.” (requires search and registration) from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

A Struggle to Inquire Without Becoming an Un-Critical Non-Criminologist Hal Pepinsky, Criminal Justice, Indiana U. Bloomington, IN 47405 – to appear in “Critical Criminology 11(1) (2003) Discusses in part ritual abuse from SMART Issue #46 – September 2002 (

Healing the abusers – Treatment is vital in preventing paedophiles reoffending. David Batty 8/8/02,7369,770972,00.html

Sierra Leone haunted by ‘silent war crimes’ Victoria Brittain 1/16/03 Widespread and systematic sexual violence during a decade of war in Sierra Leone was committed on a far larger scale than the highly visible amputations for which the country became notorious, according to a new report from Human Rights Watch.”,2763,875490,00.html smart issue #49

Custodians of abuse – “Across the nation, family court is the last place a mother concerned about child sexual abuse by the child’s father wants to find Herself by Kristen Lombardi 1/9/03

Harsh Judgment An epic child-custody case, pitting California against Texas, takes another twist when an appeals court labels the proceedings “nonsense” by Lisa Davis

Man in custody fight faces sex charge – Father whose ex-wife took their girls to Texas against a judge’s order is accused of molesting a Modesto girl By Brian Anderson Contra Costa Times 1/4/03

Sex ring suspect to stand trial By David Runk AP 1/28/03 Detroit- Prosecutors say cult-like tactics were used to enlist the girls and women as prostitutes.,1,105737.story?coll=3Dchi%2Dnewslocal%2Dhed

Sect founder pleads guilty to child sex charge Macon, Georgia (AP) York allegedly transported minors across state lines for sex after the United Nuwaubian Nation of Moors settled in rural Putnam County.

Ex-member of P.E.I. commune faces child sex charges Broadcast News Charlottetown

Townshend caught up in porn case related to Canada’s Project Snowball Gary Dimmock The Ottawa Citizen 1/15/

Wash. City Fined in Child-Sex Probe Suit 1/6/03 Spokane, Wash. (AP) “The city of Wenatchee must pay more than $620,000 for withholding crucial documents during a lawsuit…into an alleged child sex ring

Child-porn convict handed record-high prison sentence by Jose Martinez 2/6/03

A tough child porn law doesn’t stem a rising tide 1/17/03 Rosie Dimanno “But a high-tech world moves faster than legislative interdiction

Head of Child Porn Ring Gets 30 Years By Mark Babineck Houston (AP) – moderator of the “Candyman” e-mail group that served more than 6,000 users

Two Labour MPs join rock star Townshend in child porn inquiry – Former ministers reported to be on list of suspects who accessed site Jamie Wilson and Nick Hopkins 1/13/03,7369,873583,00.html also see Child porn arrests ‘too slow’ by Neil Mackay

Man admits guilt in 7 sexual abuses 2/8/03 “A Sycamore man has admitted sexually abusing seven young boys in his care at Mooseheart Child City and School

Fighting Child Pornography By Jennifer Lee 2/8/03 “…Operation Hamlet, a yearlong investigation that has spread across four continents and resulted in the arrests of 30 people, most of them fathers who sexually abused their daughters.

Teacher, doctor nabbed in porn probe…Josh Rubin “Toronto police have targeted 241 pedophile suspects in the GTA who allegedly paid to view pornographic images on the Internet….Project Snowball

4 arrested in Toronto over child porn Dentist, three others, in 2,400 names found on U.S. lists Christian Cotroneo 2/8/03

Ex-Jordan teacher facing up to his demons, lawyer says Jim Adams 2/8/03 former Jordan High School teacher convicted of sexual assault

Ex-teacher told police he molested about 100 victims Jim Adams 1/28/03

Sexual abuse suit dismissed against school 1/10/03 by Linda Stein Trenton – A former student at the American Boychoir School in Princeton Borough who sued the school over sexual abuse he allegedly suffered there as a child was devastated to learn that a judge has dismissed that lawsuit he filed against the school.

General Assembly of North Carolina Session 2001 – Session Law 2002-119 House Bill 1276 An Act to Close the Legal Loophole That Exists under the State’s Incest Laws by Equalizing Punishments for Crimes Committed Against Children Without Regard to Familial Status.

Protect ProtectPAC 46 Haywood Street, Suite 315 Asheville, NC 28801 phone: (828) 350-9350 email:

Child-sex law in rare test 01/21/03 By Tony Stickley . ôEight young complainants are involved, six of them boys. Some of the counts are laid under a section of the Crimes Amendment Act that was introduced in 1995 to stamp out sex tours by New Zealanders to places such as Thailand and the Philippines.

SJC considers statute of limitations in clergy abuse cases 2/6/03 Boston (AP)

Md. bills seek to lengthen limit on filing of sex-abuse civil suits – Current law requires victim to initiate action by age 21 By John Rivera 2/9/03,0,2906635.story?coll=bal%2Dlocal%2Dheadlines

Quebec City mayor lashes ‘lynch mob’ Whispering after juvenile sex-ring bust. Insinuations about next public figure to be charged get under L’Allier’s skin – Allison Hanes ( The Gazette 2/1/03

USA, Plaintiff-Appellee, V. Daniel George Leblanc, Defendant-Appellant. No. 01-1517 US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit 2002 U.S. App. Lexis 18036 8/28/02, Filed – Prior History: on Appeal from the US District Court for the Western District of Michigan. 00-00009. Bell. 04-02-01. Disposition: Affirmed…. “Opinion: per Curiam. The defendant, Daniel LeBlanc, was convicted by a jury of sexually assaulting his six-year-old step-daughter…he challenges the exclusion of his proffered expert testimony regarding the susceptibility of children to coercive or suggestive interviewing techniques. We find no reversible error and affirm.” smart #47 –

School abuse suits may cost $1 billion FSIN is outraged government is adding more lawyers to handle influx of lawsuits James Parker The StarPhoenix 9/4/02 The federal government and the churches Ottawa smart #47 –

Institutional Child Abuse “to examine abuse that took place in residential schools for Aboriginal children and in institutions such as orphanages, schools for the Deaf, long-term mental health care facilities, sanitoria and training schools.” (Canada) smart #47 –

Compensation offer ‘worse than a slap in the face’ 9/11/02 Winnipeg (CP) Mentuck Oblates of Mary Immaculate of Manitoba in Pine Creek, Man., Canada against the federal government and the Catholic, United, Anglican and Presbyterian churches that ran the schools for aboriginal children.” smart #47 –

New Face for Pornography – Authority Figures Caught in ‘Candyman’ Internet Porn Ring By Bryan Robinson 3/19 – “Operation Candyman” smart #47 –

Police powerless to snare porn users – Paul Harris 9/22/02 British detectives smart #47 –,6903,796628,00.html

Ex-Ill. Priest Collected Child Porn – Chicago (AP) – Vincent McCaffrey, 50, resigned from the priesthood in 1992….Assistant U.S. Attorney Markus T. Funk told U.S. District Judge John Darrah that McCaffrey 9/12/02 smart #47 –

Police staggered by graphic images seized in Toronto crackdown – By Brodie Fenlon Staff-Insp. Gary Ellis, head of the Toronto Police sex crimes unit.” smart #47 –

Soham officers in court on child porn charges Tony Thompson 9/15/02 “Two policemen … magistrates in Bury St smart #47 –,6903,792352,00.html

Feds allege brothers kept large amount of child porn 9/25/02 by Steve Warmbir south suburban Glenwood Chicago Keith Willis, 47, and his brother, Kevin, 41, smart #47 –

Pr. William Man Sought in Rape Arrested in Ore. Suspect, Daughter, 12, Vanished Two Weeks Ago By Josh White and Paul Glader 9/5/02 Washington Post smart #47 –

National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information – State Statutes – State Laws on Child Maltreatment smart #47

Child Abuse and Neglect State Statutes Series Ready Reference 2002 Reporting Laws: Clergy as Mandated Reporters smart #47 –

Capturing the Limelight Moral Relativism and the Movies “Jarecki…discussed his new documentary, Capturing the Friedmans, and stated that he wanted to make a movie about his subject that portrayed them “accurately”….his subjects – a multi-generational family of clowns with long histories of sadistic sex abuse.” from smart #51-

Documentaries Carry the Day by Rex Reed “Arnold Friedman…and his youngest son, Jesse, a high-school student, were both…charged with more than 100 counts of sodomy and other sexual abuses.

The Observer from smart #51-

Judge to Decide Whether to Unseal Peterson Warrants….AP 5/27/03 “The defense attorney has suggested that Modesto members of a satanic cult killed Laci Peterson and her unborn son.” The LA Times from smart #51-

also see Defense: Satanic Cult May Have Killed Laci, Baby San Diego 5/16/03 from smart #51-

The Dark Tunnels of McMartin by Roland C. Summit – Journal of Psychohistory 21 (4) Spring 1994 “Although ritual elements were deliberately excluded from prosecution” from smart #51-

Sex crimes – A UN police officer from Pakistan Kosovo. AP from smart #51-

UN Peacekeepers Exempted From War Crimes Prosecution 6/16/03 Rome Statute – the treaty that established the International Criminal Court (ICC) Bosnia.” from smart #51-

also see Peacekeepers exempted from war crimes for 1 yr 6/13/03 Press Release: United Nations from smart #51-

Groups Demand Halt to Sex Abuse in Congo 6/17/03 By Edith M. Lederer, AP United Nations from smart #51-

‘Boys will be boys’ 6/14/02 “…Bosnia and Kosovo UN personnel.” from smart #51-

Irish troops in Eritrea sex scandal By Jonah Fisher BBC, 6/13/03 from smart #51-

also Alleged trooper sex acts listed – Accusations of sexual misconduct on the Pa. state police force are outlined in a court filing by Chris Gray Inquirer Staff Writer 6/14/03 from smart #51-

Police Sex Scandal: Update 6/17/03 against the Pennsylvania State from smart #51-

EDITORIAL – No way to clear the air 6/10/03 U.S. Air Force Academy since 1993.” from smart #51-

Records detail Air Force Academy assaults by Robert Gehrke AP Washington 6/26/03 alleged rapes and sexual from smart #51- –

Arrests of Caregivers Raise Alarm – By Sue Fox 6/14/03 LA Times from smart #51-

US soldiers accused of raping teenage girls 6/10/03 Iraqi newspaper run by Sunni from smart #51-


My horror at PoW sex abuse pics By John Scott and Michael, The Sun Iraqis from smart #51-

Iraq (British) Troops in 2nd Child Porn Probe 6/7/03 by Tom Newton Dunn, Second Intelligence Corps sergeant from smart #51- –

Sex fear of Army teens “Allegations of torture by British squaddies in Iraq” from smart #51-,6903,972901,00.html

Troopers confirm more sex reports 6/13/03 Pa. State Police were subjects of 118 sexual-misconduct complaints in a 6-year period, not 89, as they said earlier. By Chris Gray and Mario Cattabiani from smart #51-

Hindu priests pledge to fight ritual of human sacrifice in India Guwahati, June 24, from smart #51-

3 Turks sentenced to life for human sacrifice Agence France-Presse Istanbul, 6/17/03 Anatolia news agency reported Hindustan Times from smart #51-

Full copies of newspaper articles about ritual abuse cases from the early 1990’s are available online at To see the full list of articles, go to smart #51- You will need to join the mc list to see the full articles.

Judge jailed over sex party abuse case 6/6/03 A German judge,

Party chief called to testify in Lisbon child sex scandal By Elizabeth Nash in Madrid 6/4/03, Eduardo Ferro Rodrigues, Labour minister Paulo Pedroso from smart #51 (

also see Portugal reeling over child sex abuse scandal By Elizabeth Nash in Lisbon 6/16/03 from smart #51 (

Child sex claim rocks Cabinet 5/28/03 paedophilia allegations from smart #51(

Counselor Faces Sex Charge – D.C. School System Hired Man Despite 1996 Rape Case By Sylvia Moreno and Henri E. Cauvin – Washington Post Staff Writers 6/5/03 ( from smart #51-

Human sacrifice bid in Kamakhya foiled Press Trust of India Guwahati, 6/14/03 The ‘sadhu’, Satya from smart #51-

Serbia and Montenegro – High Profile Sex Trafficking Case Collapses – Suspicion of a Cover-up 6/5/03 Amnesty International, Balkans ,Moldova, one of Europe’s poorest countries.” from smart #51 (

Eight children ‘destined for sex trade’ taken into care by Martin Hickman 6/21/03 Britain’s sex industry from smart #51 (

400% rise in child rape cases 6/23/03 South Africa from smart #51 (

The Lords of Bakersfield, prominent local from smart #51(

Petaluma Man Faces Child Molest Trial 6/3/03 – the Santa Rosa Press Democrat ” from smart #51 (

The Sexual Compromise at The Capital Data Dump. “Sex And The Capital Karlyn Barker, Washington Post, July 24, 1990: Reagan and Bush administrations from smart #51(,18,01.htm#article4

Mayor’s ‘affair’ with serial killer Paul Webster in Paris 6/6/03 from smart #51 (,11882,971714,00.html

Orgies, torture, murder and the mayor By Rob Parsons from smart #51 (

also see France laps up tale of sex and politics The Straits Times from smart #51-

Evidence evaporates in lurid French sex scandal By Nicolas Fichot Toulouse, France 6/26/03 “Accusations linking French public officials to seedy sex parties and cold-blooded murders….convicted murderer Patrice known as “Djamel” admitted lying” from smart #51-

Ex-mayor cleared of sex scandal 6/27/03 “Claims of murder and sado-masochistic orgies have been dropped, reports Philip Delves Broughton” ” from smart #51-

Former Waterbury Mayor Giordano sentenced to 37 years in prison for sexually abusing two girls Matt Apuzzo, AP Writer 6/13/03 Bridgeport, Conn. (AP) from smart #51(

Online host of abuse – Police enlist computer industry in fight against child porn By Kim Bradley, Toronto Sun “The Web has also attracted a new breed of criminal: Online sex offenders, or “technophiles,”…. The British Internet Watch Foundation found that an abundance of child pornography could be found in 28 different newsgroups originating in various countries. Research did not include Web sites or material traded via chat rooms. Broken down by country of origin…United States – 62.7% Russia – 10.3% Cyprus – 3.9% Canada – 3.6% Korea – 2.6% United Kingdom – 2.5% Belgium – 1.6% Taiwan – 1.5% Other – 11.3%.” from smart #51-

Tales of orgies and murder rock France Politicians and police linked to scandal Paul Webster in Paris 6/1/03 Toulouse from smart #51(,6903,967926,00.html

French ‘orgy’ storm grows – 6/2/03 French politician Dominique Baudis, from smart #51(

Toulouse officials ordered murder, says serial killer Paul Webster 6/3/03 from smart #51 (,11882,969121,00.html

Child-prostitution ring investigation questioned La Presse Canadienne “A senior Quebec provincial police officer and a former deputy justice minister may have intervened in the investigation of a child-prostitution ring operating out of Quebec City, according to a weekly newspaper. from smart #51-

International child porn ring smashed by Drew Cullen 05/07/03 The Brotherhood from smart #51 (

Pedophile Playground Sun Media reporter Kim Bradley examines child pornography and the Internet’s role in its proliferation in this 4-page, 4-part report By Kim Bradley, (Calgary) Sun Media The Wonderland Club – members in 49 countries when they shut it down in 1986….COPINE is seeing an average of three to four new faces of abused kids on the Internet a month from smart #51-

Using kids to make big bucks By Kim Bradley 5/28/03 Toronto Police Det. Sgt. Paul Gillespie of the Toronto Police child exploitation unit serious offence, are the biggest suppliers of for-profit kiddie porn.” from smart #51(

Ex-Professor at Yale Wins Resentencing in Pornography By The NY Times 5/13/03 Mr. Lasaga from smart #51-

Child-prostitution ring investigation ends – The Canadian Press “Several prominent local residents face charges of paying for sex with girls as young as age 14 from smart #51-

Winning for sexually dangerous clients Herald staff 6/3/03 “A planned taxpayer-sponsored seminar for defense attorneys representing sexually dangerous persons in commitment hearings offered a variety of subjects to help lawyers win their cases.” Boston Herald from smart #51-

Seminar on tips to free sex offenders has defenders by David Weber 6/4/03….a seminar that originally was titled, “Winning Despite the Bastards: Sexually Dangerous Person Litigation and You.” Boston Herald from smart #51-

Abuse response rapped – A London woman says she was outraged the RC Diocese of London countersued her son. Peter Geigen-Miller, Free Press Reporter 6/11/03 from smart #51(

Arizona’s child porn law under attack Judges, defense attorneys fight harsh sentences Carol Sowers The Arizona Republic 5/19/03 from smart #51(

Dirty mac image hides truth about child abuse 6/6/03 Reuters By Marie-Louise Moller, the Internet, where child pornography is widely distributed and one in five children under 18 years old are solicited by Europe and the United States from smart #51 (

Fife care home sex offender dies in prison Craig Walker 6/15/03, David Murphy, 72, Scottish from smart #51(

Girls Teach Teen Cyber Gab to FBI Agents – Md. Students Help Catch Pedophiles On the Internet By Phuong Ly 6/4/03 Washington Post from smart #51-

Attorneys File Latest Lawsuit Thursday 4/25/03 Omaha, Neb. Boys Town for wayward boys from smart #51- (

Sioux allege abuse at church boarding schools by Sharon Waxman Washington Post 6/2/03 into the 1970s, Jeff Herman, the plaintiffs’ Miami-based attorney against the federal government from smart #51 – (

Teens’ ‘prison’ closed – Schools for rebellious teenagers are accused of taking drastic, abusive measures Julie Smyth National Post 6/6/03 Costa Rican government, Narvin Lichfield from smart #51 –

Police accuse man of assaulting child during satanic act By Kim Skornogoski 4/22/03 Tribune, Great Falls police from smart #51 (

Park carcasses hint of nocturnal rituals By Donovan Slack, Globe Correspondent, 5/9/03 Boston from smart #51 –

Animal attacks ‘linked to pagan rituals’, West Yorkshire from smart #51 (

Graphics may be heavy at this site San Jose Mercury News, July 24, 1988, Presidio, Army’s Cover-up from smart #51 – highlighting the text may make it more readable (

May be very heavy for survivors Boy, 17, ‘cut out woman’s heart to be a vampire’ By Jason Bennetto Crime Correspondent 6/17/02, a ritual killing from smart #51 (

Calif. to Drop Some Molestation Charges San Francisco (AP) 6/03 U.S. Supreme Court ruled that statutes of limitations cannot be erased from smart #51 –

STOGNER V. CALIFORNIA (01-1757) 93 Cal. App. 4th 1229, 114 Cal. Rptr. 2d 37, reversed. SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES – STOGNER v. CALIFORNIA – CERTIORARI TO THE COURT OF APPEAL OF CALIFORNIA, FIRST APPELLATE DISTRICT No. 01–1757. Argued March 31, 2003-Decided June 26, 2003 …The trial court denied Stogner’s subsequent dismissal motion, in which he argued that his prosecution violated the Ex Post Facto and Due Process Clauses. The Court of Appeal affirmed….93 Cal. App. 4th 1229, 114 Cal. Rptr. 2d 37, reversed.

Man Whose Case Led to High Court Ruling on Confinement of Sexual Predators Arrested Again 6/20/03 Kansas City, Mo. (AP) U.S. Supreme Court ruling from smart #51 (

This may be very heavy for survivors. Former teen hooker wants new trial in ’80 killing by Thomas Caywood 4/23/03 Bristol Superior Court in New Bedford from smart #51 –

Child protection law signed by President 5/28/03 S. 151, The PROTECT Act of 2003 from smart #51 – Man’s life was destroyed by abuse at hands of city priest – abuse By Carol Mulligan/The Sudbury Star 6/27/03 Local News – Toronto from smart #51 (

Porn user roundup – No link between kid smut collectors, UCC man: Cop by Rob Lamberti, Toronto Sun 6/13/03 “about 45% of child porn collectors in the Toronto area also abuse children, slightly higher than the international average of between 35% and 40%.” from smart #51 –

Time Runs Out on Mass. Sex Abuse Suit Massachusetts’ Highest Court Tosses Clergy Sex Abuse Lawsuit on Statute of Limitations Grounds AP Boston 4/30/03 (

Catholic school says students responsible for alleged abuse By AP Nashua – Rhode Island from smart #51 –


Bishop letting priest work – He has admitted to fathering child; diocese cites lawsuit dismissal 05/14/03 By Brooks Egerton Dallas Catholic Bishop Charles, Rev. Ernesto C. Villaroya.” from smart #51 –

Files show Norwich Diocese told former priest sought out teen boys 5/16/03 AP Norwich, Conn. from smart #51 – http ://

Sex Offender Registers and other information

“School Board Member Faces Molestation Trial …A Ventura County judge rules that the retired teacher can be charged, although the alleged crimes are more than 30 years old.” L.A. Times 10/23/01 By T. Dirmann 42

Statement of Purpose: To extend the time limit for charging a person with the sexual abuse smart 45

Teacher gets 1-15 years – Pat Christian – The Daily Herald – 10/02 41

‘Reactivated’ Memory of Abuse Permits Adults to Sue Priest – Charles Toutant New Jersey Law Journal 3/19/02 44

1000 Residential School Lawsuits May Reopen – 11/23/01 – Residential school lawsuits may re-open – Law limiting such actions to be changed By Frank Landry, Legislature Reporter Winnipeg Sun smart 42

3rd Circuit Clarifies Use of Evidence of Past Acts – Shannon P. Duffy – The Legal Intelligencer 3/11/02 44

90 Are Arrested in Inquiry Into Internet Child-Sex Ring – By David Stout 3/19/02 – Washington – 44 NY Times

Abuse trial halted after police raid – By Stewart Tendler, Crime Correspondent 6/11/02 Bill Thompson,,2-323099,00.htmlsmart 45 Times UK

All accusations are alleged. DynCorp Disgrace – 1/14/02 – By Kelly Patricia O’Meara – “Americans were seen in Bosnia as defenders of the children, as shown here, until U.S. contractors began buying children as personal sex slaves….” smart 43 U.N. halted a probe into alleged sexual enslavement in Bosnia – World organization’s own police were suspected by investigators – 12/27/02 – by Colum Lynch Washington Post Service smart 43 Miami Herald

American Judges Foundation, brochure – Domestic Violence and the Courtroom: Understanding the Problem, Knowing the Victim – AJF, 5027 Hunting Hills Drive, Roanoke, VA 24104 smart 40

Articles on the Amirault Case all in smart 40 Sexual abuse victim knows kids can’t make it all up by Joe Fitzgerald – 8/8/01 – Boston Herald, mentions the Amirault case. Amirault’s accusers reveal their faces, and their pain – by Peter Gelzinis 8/7/01 – Amiraults’ lead prosecutor Hardoon blames media spin. Hardoon: “the most amazing manipulation and media spin.” SUNDAY TELEGRAM – Worcester, MA- 7/22/01 page B1 ” by Sandy Quadros Bowles Mass. Victims Fight Commutation Plea – By Leslie Miller, AP Writer, speak out against Amirault – Going public, they oppose commutation By Michele Kurtz, Globe Staff, 8/3/01 call ahead for Swift on Amirault commutation By Frank Phillips, Globe Staff, 2/11/02 43 “Governor explains Amirault decision…By Douglas Belkin and Frank Phillips, Globe Staff, 2/21/02 – SwiftAmirault_Background smart 44 Witness praises Amirault decision By John Ellement, Globe Staff, 2/23/02 – Cambridge – 44

Articles on Wenatchee Consultant Finds No Fault in Sex Ring Probe – Tri-City Herald, A7, 2/22/96, (AP) Lowry’s request for federal review of sex-ring probe draws attack – Tri-city Herald – 10/6/95 (AP) – Wenatchee Doctor confirms abuse in sex-ring case – (AP) 12/5/96 – Waterville Pastor, wife charged with perjury, fraud – AP – Tri-city Herald 10/7/95 “…Pleads guilty to fraud” Tri-City Herald – Doug Campbell all in smart 40

Biased Family Court System Hurts Mothers – 09/05/01 – By Garland Waller – smart 41

Candidate accused by former patient by Thomas R. O’Donnell – Des Moines Register – 10/28/98 – Braun, Burgus smart 40

Candyman’ yields child porn arrests Two central Illinois men charged in federal probe of explicit Web community 3/22/02 By Andy Kravetz of the Journal Star 44

Child abuse to be shown on TV at offender’s wish By Adam Sherwin, Media Reporter 3/21/02 Hansen This may be heavy for survivors -,,2-242606,00.html smart 44 – Times UK

Child Abuse Bill Passes – Agencies doing business with Suffolk must report allegations By Valerie Burgher 6/12/02 45 – Newsday – Long Island, NY

Church sex scandal spurs call to change law – A bill would end the statute of limitations on child-sex abuse. By Nancy Phillips Inquirer Staff Writer 3/7/02

Connecticut – Public Act No. 02-138 – “An Act Concerning Penalties for Sexual Assault of a Minor, Civil and Criminal Statutes of Limitations in Sexual Assault Cases, smart 45

Court decisions show custody of children can be bought – Suburban Chicago News

Cruel, unusual punishment toward children – Bob Greene – 3/10/02 may be very heavy for survivors 44 Chicago Tribune

Delayed Discovery Exception Applies in Child Sexual Abuse Cases Law Reporter – 4/3/02 Jasmin v. Ross, 33 P.3d 725 (Or. Ct. App. 2001). The Oregon Court of Appeals – smart 44

E. Gary Stickel, Ph.D. – Archaeological Investigations of the McMartin Preschool site, Manhattan Beach, California – Executive Summary tunnels More information on McMartin is available at smart 43

German satanic couple held after ritual murder – Kate Connolly in Berlin – 7/13/01 The Guardian,3604,520977, ml This article may be very heavy for survivors. smart 40

Institutional Child Abuse in Canada – Criminal Cases – Prepared for the Law Commission of Canada By Goldie M. Shea – Oct. 99

Is there a tilt toward abusers in child custody decisions?, 2000 Sachs, N. P. (2000). Journal of Psychohistory, 28(2), 203-227 smart 42

Judge demands action over sex trade – Sarah Hall – 1/3/02 – The Guardian,3604,626903,00.html smart 43

Lawmakers push bid to fight sex crimes By Christopher Tangney 2/24/02 44 Boston Globe

Lawyers say victims need more help: Abuse revelations spark emotional crises by Eric Convey and Tom Mashberg 2/28/02 Boston Herald

Man Gets Prison for ’64 Sex Assaults – Fairfax Defendant Also Ordered to Pay $20,000 Toward Victims’ Future Therapy – By Tom Jackman – 8/29/01 ml smart 41

Man Accused of Rape in Satanic Rituals Nears Release – 04/09/02 AP Ingram smart 44

Marin Teen Files State Bar Complaint Against Court Appointed Lawyer – Misconduct Allegations Against Sandra Acevedo include Fraud, Perjury and Conspiring to Cover Up Child Abuser, Neglect and Endangerment,7,02.htm smart 43

Native lawsuits fuel costly bureaucracy By Michael Valpy 3/5/02 – Globe and Mail smart 44

Net faulted for boom in child sex abuse – Easier for pedophiles to meet, share materials – Wayne Washington, Boston Globe – 3/12/02 the Spanking Club smart 44

No extension for sex-abuse suits – Dane Smith – Star Tribune – 4/10/02 Minnesota House – smart 44

Parent Can Be Sued For Sexual Abuse Herzfeld v. Herzfeld, No. SC95054. 3/15/01. Lawyers Weekly USA No. 9920311 – smart 40 and smart 41

Philadelphia case set a high bar in sex-abuse suits – By Nancy Phillips – Inquirer Staff Writer 3/17/02 smart 44

Police cracking down on child porn, online solicitation – 3/24/02 – By Andy Kravetz of the Journal Star – smart 44

Questioning strategies in interviews with children who may have been sexually abused. DeVoe ER, Faller KC Child Welfare 2002 Jan-Feb; 81(1):5-31 From: Columbia University School of Social Work, New York, NY 10025 smart 44

Reardon is sentenced to 40 years – Judge says molester poses ‘serious risk’ By Farah Stockman , Globe Staff, Globe Correspondent, 8/18/2001 - smart 40 – Boston Globe

Report: One Student Sexually Abused Each Day – 08/04/01 – NY (WOMENSENEWS)(NY Post 7/30/01) Http:// smart 42

Scouts prepare for court – Lawsuit claims leaders knew about pedophile in their midst, but did nothing – By Shane Holladay – smart 40 – Edmonton News

Senator Robert Torricelli (D-NJ) introduces Sexual Assault Prosecution Act. S.2090 – smart 45

State of Minnesota in Supreme Court C8-00-2227 Court of Appeals six-year period of limitation smart 45

Strategies for Crime Prevention and Control, Particularly in Urban Areas and in the Context of Public Security – Measures to Prevent Trafficking in Children smart 44

Study: 300,000 U.S. kids in sex trade – MSNBC Staff And Wire Reports – 9/10/01 – smart 41

Supreme Court strikes down ban on virtual child pornography – Anne Gearan 4/16/02 smart 45

Swift won’t free Tooky by David R. Guarino and Elisabeth J. Beardsley 2/20/02 – smart 44 – Boston Herald

Teachers Commit Many S. Africa Child Rapes – Study – 1/24/02 By Patricia Reaney – London (Reuters)Smart 43

Texas Monsters, Child Porn – 3/21/02 Police say area suspect had images of child porn By Rosanna Ruiz – Houston Chronicle” This may be very heavy for survivors. Smart 44

The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children in the U. S., Canada and Mexico study info is at : smart 41

This may be heavy for survivors of abuse. Letters to the Editor: The Real Darkness Is Child Abuse Wall Street Journal 02/24/95 – Larry Hardoon’s Letter – smart 41

This may be very heavy for survivors. Monster of Florence may still be alive: Serial killings of 1968-1985 may have been masterminded by society figures in an occult group – Source: The Guardian 8/8/01

The Times (London) – 4/5/01, – Net closes on satanic high priest by Richard Owen smart 40

This may be heavy for survivors. Pedophile Confessions Compared to Allegations and Examination Findings of Their Victims A. Daso, B. Creighton, R. Shapiro – smart 42

This site may be heavy for survivors. Believe the Children’s – Ritual Child Abuse: Convictions and Evidence

This may be very heavy for survivors. An unfathomable crime – parents who slay their kids – Elizabeth Fernandez – 2/23/02 smart 44

Two Charged Over Internet Porn Ring Ananova 3/21/02 – The Round Table,1271,-1600366,00.htmlsmart 44 Guardian UK

Use of a structured investigative protocol enhances young children’s responses to free-recall prompts in the course of forensic interviews. Sternberg KJ, Lamb ME, Orbach Y, Esplin PW, Mitchell S J Appl Psychol 2001 Oct; 86(5):997-1005 Section on Social and Emotional Development, National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA. Smart 42

Victims of child sex abuse may get more time to sue – By Michele Ames 4/20/02,1299,DRMN_37_1099246,00.htmlsmart 45 Rocky Mountain News

Violence Is Endemic In Family Law – Many Lawyers Don’t See It In Their Own Clients by Dianne Post 41 Arizona Capitol Times

Children ‘Rented Out’ for Satanic Sex Abuse” Kevin Buckley in Milan in the Scotsman Publications Ltd. Scotland 11/15/98 Pg. 21

Grandview survivor wants report on school released 59-year-old woman recalls abuse at Ontario institution” 6/6/00, by Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press at the National Post Online News.

Human Sacrifice in the US.” This site may be very triggering, contains a listing of court decisions.

Hundreds of lives ruined by ‘cult of silence’ – see smart issue #31

United States of America vs. Peterson, et al., FEDERAL CHARGES WERE DISMISSED! J. Peterson Ph.D., R. Seward M.D., G. Mueck, G. Keraga M.D., S. Davis M.S.W.

A Mother’s Nightmare – Incest, A Practical Legal Guide for Parents and Professionals, by John E. Myers, McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, Sage Pub., Inc. 2455 Teller Road, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320, E-mail:, 805-499-9774.

Articles for survivors and lawyers – Legal Resources for Victims of Sexual Abuse

Article: Debunking ‘false memory’ myths in sexual abuse cases

Borawick v Shay – see SMART Issue #9

Cavalcade Productions, PO Box 2480, Nevada City, CA 95959, Email:, Ritual Child Abuse, Videos for Public Awareness: Children At Risk: Ritual Abuse in America Case histories document the reality of ritual abuse. Includes first-hand accounts by children, therapists, parents and law enforcement personnel. Narrated by Mike Farrell. #D-224, 57 min.

Expose : The Failure of Family Courts to Protect Children from Abuse in Custody Disputes – A Resource Book for Lawmakers, Judges, Attorneys and Mental Health Professionals – OCOFCF (Our Children Our Future Charitable Foundation), P O Box 1111, Los Gatos, CA 95031-1111, E-mail:

Fatal Convictions, S. Geller (fiction) ReganBooks/ HarperCollins, Seven Locks Press, P O Box 25689, Santa Ana, CA 92799, 1-800-354-5348

Ground Lost: The False Memory/Recovered Memory Therapy Debate, by Alan Scheflin, Psychiatric Times 11/99, Vol. XVI Issue 11 “…courts and therapists should consider repressed memories no differently than they consider ordinary memories.” At

Hanging Together or Hanging Separately: Facing the Dilemma of Colleagues Charged with Implanting False Memories (from Treating Abuse Today, May/June 1997, Vol 7 No 3,) J. Peterson, PhD, M. Dean, PhD

Helen L. McGonigle, Atty., P O Box 540, Brookfield, CT 06804

Helen McGonigle, Esq. mini-article about hypnosis, lie detectors and “regression therapy.” Please send a S.A.S.E. envelope or write SMART via E-mail to get a copy of the article.

Houston Chronicle, 03/30/99 Pg. 17, titled “Another ex-defendant wants government to pay legal costs” by Mark Smith (A former Spring Shadows Glen hospital admin.) – SMART #26 Memory Lawsuit Sparks Litigation” by Michael Jonathan Grinfeld. Psychiatric Times Dec. 1999 Vol. XVI Issue 12, about Bennett Braun’s lawsuit about the statute of limitations

Information about the CARE Act, the Child Abuse Reform and Enforcement Act, HR 2382,

Law and Social Inquiry – Journal of the American Bar Foundation, Volume 22, Number 3, Summer 1997 has an article called “Suppressing Memory” by Lynne Henderson (The University of Chicago Press) “it would be an injustice to declare all recovered memory unreliable and to adopt a legal rule precluding testimony based on such memory.”

Legislative Coalition to Prevent Child Abuse paper on “How to Build A Law” -3941 Park Drive,# 20-199 El Dorado Hills, CA 95762

Memory, Trauma Treatment, And the Law Brown, Scheflin and Hammond (D. Corydon), 1998, W. W. Norton (0-393-70254-5), 1-800-233-4830 or

From chapter 11: “A Critical Evaluation of the Memory Scientific Experiments,” section: “WHAT DO WE KNOW ABOUT MEMORY FALLIBILTY?” SMART Issue #26 Memory Validation – SMART Issue #27

Memory information – SMART Issue #28

Men claim abuse at B.C. (British Columbia) reform school – The four men, who were sent to Brannan Lake School as boys, are suing the B.C. government, by Rick Ouston Vancouver Sun 3/7/00 – see smart #32

Parental Alienation Syndrome: Frye V. Gardner in the Family Courts by Poliacoff, Ph.D., P.A., Greene, Esq., and Smith, Esq.

Rescinding of Molestation Case Deadline Upheld, Maura Dolan, LA Times, 8/31/99

THE LAW and MIND CONTROL – A LOOK AT THE LAW AND GOVERMENT MIND CONTROL THROUGH FIVE CASES CIA vs Sims, United States vs Stanley Orlikow, et Al vs United States, Kronisch vs United States et Al Heinrich, et Al vs Sweet, et Al by Helen L. McGonigle, Esq. at: or via E-mail from SMART.

The Validity of Recovered Memory: Decision of a US District Court The Validity of Recovered Memory: Decision of a US District Court (the first page (.com) links to other pages of interest also Judge Edward F. Harrington, Presentation by Jim Hopper, Ph.D.

Therapist Defeats Founders of False Memory Syndrome Foundation, The US District Court for the District of Maryland granted summary judgement dismissing all claims for defamation against Charles Whitfield, MD, Weinberg & Green, LLC, 410-332-8600, weinberg& and

You the Jury – Roseman, Esq., Criag, Esq.,Scott PH.D. highlights both sides of a child sexual abuse lawsuit. Seven Locks Press, P O Box 25689, Santa Ana, CA 92799, 1-800-354-5348