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New Funding for Pennsylvania Victims of Sexual Abuse

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NEW FUNDING HELPS SEX ABUSE VICTIMS ACCESS COUNSELING Beginning this week, Pennsylvanians who have suffered rape and never revealed it to police can apply for a portion of $5 million to pay for guidance. “What we have seen with the #MeToo movement, what we have seen with all the unfortunate cases that have befallen… Read More »

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Jehovah’s Witnesses Under Investigation for Sexual Abuse in Pennsylvania

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JEHOVAH’S WITNESSES UNDER INVESTIGATION FOR SEXUAL CHILD ABUSE LAWSUITS The office of Pennsylvania’s Attorney General is reportedly investigating the Jehovah’s Witnesses consistent refusal to report child sexual assaults accusations to appropriate authorities in what is considered the first wide-scale analysis by a U.S. law enforcing agency. A previous Jehovah’s Witness, Mark O’Donnell, who had… Read More »

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Fund Will Compensate New Jersey Victims of Clergy Abuse

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Victims of clergy abuse in New Jersey can look forward the prospect of compensation for their suffering at the hands of Roman Catholic clergy thanks to the imminent opening of a victims’ compensation fund. New Jersey Clergy Abuse Victims’ Fund Guidelines Yesterday, administrators of the fund announced that the fund will soon be open… Read More »

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New Jersey Jesuits Release List of Alleged Sexual Abuse Offenders

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Fallout continues unabated from this summer’s priest sexual abuse scandal. What began as a comprehensive grand jury report on several Catholic diocese across Pennsylvania has had repercussions in many other states across the country. The story has also captured the attention — and outrage — of the world. The original report revealed more than… Read More »

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Victims Sue for Church Records in Pennsylvania Sexual Abuse

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Lawsuits Against Philadelphia Archdiocese Seek Allegations of Sexual Abuse The Catholic Church continues to deal with the fallout from this summer’s shocking grand jury investigation into allegations of rampant sexual abuse by clergy members in several dioceses throughout Pennsylvania. In the latest update, two survivors of alleged child sexual abuse have sued the Philadelphia… Read More »

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Compensation Fund for Victims of Clergy Abuse Opens in Philadelphia

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After this summer’s furor following the release of the now infamous grand jury investigation report on clergy abuse throughout Pennsylvania’s Catholic dioceses, the powerful grassroots movement determined to bring perpetrators to justice seemed to lose its momentum. Then the Pennsylvania state legislation failed to extend the statute of limitations that would have allowed victims… Read More »

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Justice Depart Gets Involved in Pennsylvania Clergy Abuse

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The federal government has announced that it will be launched an investigation into the Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania involved in this summer’s shocking grand jury report into widespread abuse by clergyman over the past several decades. Grand Jury Report on Pennsylvania Priest Abuse The report, which made news headlines all over the nation… Read More »

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Justice Depart Gets Involved in Pennsylvania Clergy Abuse

By Green & Schafle |

The federal government has announced that it will be launched an investigation into the Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania involved in this summer’s shocking grand jury report into widespread abuse by clergyman over the past several decades. Grand Jury Report on Pennsylvania Priest Abuse The report, which made news headlines all over the nation… Read More »

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Pennsylvania’s Bishops Agree on Victim Fund for Sexual Abuse

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In the aftermath of Pennsylvania’s massive Catholic diocese sexual abuse scandal, the state’s bishops have come together with a plan to compensate victims – but, it seems, at the expense of other victims. Bishops Fear Bankruptcy of Church Due to Sexual Abuse Lawsuits According to a release posted on a website for the Pittsburgh… Read More »

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After Pennsylvania, Will New Jersey Be Next to Reveal Far-Reaching Sexual Abuse in Catholic Dioceses?

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Pennsylvania’s Revelations Trigger Investigations in New Jersey and New York Recent news of Pennsylvania’s shocking grand jury report detailing thousands of instances of sexual abuse within the Catholic Church within dioceses throughout the state has drawn worldwide attention. The horrific report reveals that more than 300 “predator priests” abused more than 1,000 victims (and… Read More »

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