WMBF Investigates: Is S.C. doing enough to protect children from sexual assault?

WMBF Investigates: Is S.C. doing enough to protect children from sexual assault?
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WMBF) – Childhoods stripped away too soon - a grim reality happening too often across South Carolina.

Nearly 10,000 charges of criminal sexual assault involving minors were filed at courts throughout the state since 2013,

WMBF Investigative reporter Samantha Kummerer dug through seven years’ worth of statewide court data and found not all charges led to the justice sought.

Tune in Nov. 20 at 11 p.m. for Justice Denied: Protecting children versus due process.

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