What’s Current: Kristin Johnston was stressed about breaking up with her boyfriend, who is accused of killing her in 2016

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  • Kristin Johnston was stressed about breaking up with her boyfriend, Nicholas Butcher, who is accused of killing her on March 26, 2016.
  • Police in Victoria, Australia have arrested 20 men over images that show child abuse. One of the suspects worked as a school teacher.
  • A man has pleaded guilty in a Chicago court for selling a minor, Desiree Robinson, into sex trafficking for $250, a month before her murder two years ago by a would-be sex buyer.
  • Nine more complainants have joined a lawsuit against a former Ottawa fertility doctor accused of using his own sperm to impregnate patients.
  • Actress Evan Rachel Woods talks about the impact domestic abuse and rape had on her, saying she suffered from “depression, addiction, agoraphobia, night terrors,” and attempted suicide. She was eventually diagnosed with PTSD. Wood recently testified before Congress in order to support the Survivors’ Bill of Rights.
Natasha Chart
Natasha Chart

Natasha Chart is an online organizer and feminist living in the United States. She does not recant her heresy.

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