child sex abuse http://kbia.org en Mo. prosecutors back child sex abuse amendment http://kbia.org/post/mo-prosecutors-back-child-sex-abuse-amendment <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;"><font color="red">Missouri</font>&nbsp;prosecutors are organizing a campaign on behalf of a proposed constitutional amendment they say will help convict people who commit repeated sex offenses against&nbsp;<font color="red">children</font>.</p><p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 14:12:02 +0000 Associated Press 47262 at http://kbia.org Mo. House backs measure aimed at child sex abuse http://kbia.org/post/mo-house-backs-measure-aimed-child-sex-abuse <p>Missouri House members have given first-round approval to a proposed constitutional amendment aimed at helping child sex abuse prosecutions. Wed, 06 Mar 2013 21:37:48 +0000 Associated Press 29996 at http://kbia.org Mo. House backs measure aimed at child sex abuse Task force releases 22 recommendations for child sex-abuse prevention http://kbia.org/post/task-force-releases-22-recommendations-child-sex-abuse-prevention <font size="3"><font face="Times New Roman">A task force has released its recommendations on combatting sexual abuse of children in Missouri.</font></font><p><font size="3"><font face="Times New Roman">There are 22 recommendations in all.&#160; They include requiring people who are legally obligated to report sex abuse incidents to directly contact the state’s <a href="http://dss.mo.gov/cd/">Children’s Division</a>, instead of just reporting incidents to superiors within their own organizations.&#160; That particular recommendation will be sponsored by <a href="http://house.mo.gov/member.aspx?year=2013&#38;district=095">State Representative Marsha Haefner</a> (R, Oakville). Fri, 04 Jan 2013 14:14:14 +0000 Marshall Griffin 26811 at http://kbia.org Task force releases 22 recommendations for child sex-abuse prevention