Lansing, Mich., Nov 18, 2018 / 04:41 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Catholic bishops must act to counter sex abuse of adults as well as minors, says a lay group that has compiled a reader of news stories,.. Credit: CNA - Published
Portland, Ore., Nov 13, 2018 / 04:24 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- More names of clergy and religious accused of sex abuse are set to come out this December from a western U.S. province of the Society of Jesus,.. Credit: CNA - Published
Baltimore, Md., Nov 13, 2018 / 11:01 am (CNA/EWTN News).- As the bishops of the United States continued their fall general assembly in Baltimore Tuesday, the leaders of the National Advisory Council.. Credit: CNA - Published
Harrisburg, Pa., Nov 12, 2018 / 05:17 pm (CNA).- Seven of the eight Roman Catholic dioceses of Pennsylvania will create compensation funds for victims of clergy sex abuse, following a grand jury.. Credit: CNA - Published
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A man is suing a Pennsylvania-based Roman Catholic diocese alleging abuse by a now-defrocked priest named in a statewide grand jury report this year.The now-29-year-old former.. Credit: New Zealand Herald - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Watch VideoMultiple Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania say they're establishing programs to financially compensate victims of clergy sex abuse.
Church officials in Philadelphia,.. Credit: Newsy - Published Also reported by •New Zealand Herald •FOXNews.com •Seattle Times
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After years in decline, Catholic clergy sex abuse could be on the rise again, warns a professor-priest’s analysis of relevant data.
The professor’s report sees a rising trend.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published Also reported by •CNA
Harrisburg, Pa., Oct 30, 2018 / 04:51 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- A class-action lawsuit against all eight Latin-rite Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania is seeking an admission from the Church that it covered.. Credit: CNA - Published
Watch VideoAnother state has announced a probe into its Catholic dioceses and whether they covered up allegations of clerical sex abuse of minors.
Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring said.. Credit: Newsy - Published
Watch VideoWashington, D.C., Attorney General Karl Racine announced Tuesday he's opening a probe into sex abuse by Catholic clergy members.
The civil investigation will look into whether the.. Credit: Newsy - Published
Washington D.C., Oct 23, 2018 / 09:47 am (CNA).- The District of Columbia's attorney general has opened an investigation into clerical sexual abuse in the Archdiocese of Washington. The announcement.. Credit: CNA - Published
Washington D.C., Oct 22, 2018 / 04:40 pm (CNA).- Following the launch of a federal investigation into several Catholic dioceses last week, federal prosecutor Jessie K. Liu has announced the opening of.. Credit: CNA - Published
“This is the first time I have ever heard of a federal investigation into child sexual abuse in a Catholic diocese or church,” said a prominent victims’ attorney. The federal investigation “is.. Credit: Catholic Culture - Published
The investigation comes after the release of a sweeping US grand jury report in August that revealed credible allegations against more than 300 suspected predator priests and identified over 1,000.. Credit: Firstpost - Published
A poll by CBS of American Catholics reveals that Pope Francis is no longer receiving the high marks he once enjoyed, especially with regards to his handling of clergy sexual abuse. Three years ago,.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published
The Associated Press has learned, from anonymous sources, that the U.S. Justice Department is investigating the Catholic Church in Pennsylvania. AP reports that U.S. Attorney William McSwain of.. Credit: Eurasia Review - Published