EUGENE, Ore. — A Lane County judge sentenced a man to 50 years in prison for a sex abuse case. The courtroom was filled with supportive friends and families during Wednesday’s trial. People on both sides shed tears as the parties worked through the case and sentencing. In less than two hours, the presiding judge … Continue reading »
ROSEBURG, Ore. — A Sutherlin man will spend at least 25 years in prison after being convicted of sex abuse. A Douglas County judge found Steven Carl Prince guilty of sodomy in the first degree following a one-day trial. Prince sexually abused a 7-year-old child while he was staying at a friend’s house in 2007. … Continue reading »
PORTLAND, Ore. — A Portland man is suing a church group for sexual abuse he says he repeatedly suffered as a child by a now-deceased Eugene pastor. Jack Doe filed a lawsuit against the Oregon-Idaho Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, the group that operates the First United Methodist Church in Eugene. Doe says … Continue reading »
WINSTON, Ore. — A Winston man is in the Douglas County Jail, accused of sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl. The girl’s mom reported the crime to Douglas County sheriff’s deputies. An investigation led to the arrest of Daniel Magness.