Gag Order Lifted on Philadelphia Priest's Sex Abuse Case After Second Hung JuryAnd now, parties on both sides are talking about the case publically for the first time.
After First Full Day Of Deliberations, No Verdict In Philadelphia Priest Sex Abuse TrialApproaching midday on Monday, jurors sent Judge Gwendolyn Bright a note asking whether the alleged victim's testimony "was sufficient to convict."
Prosecutor Vows Retrial After Phila. Priest Sex Abuse Jury DeadlocksThe judge has imposed a gag order, so the attorneys, defendant Father Andrew McCormick, the alleged victim, and all other witnesses in the case are prohibited from commenting.
Former Phila. Altar Boys Discount Accusation of Sex Abuse by PriestThe defense is presenting testimony from several men who served as altar boys and knew Father McCormick, beginning in the mid-1980s.
Child Sex Abuse Charges Reinstated Against Philadelphia Priest"The defendant forced the child, when he was approximately nine years old, to engage in a sexual activity, obviously without his consent," the prosecutor says.
Disputing 'Penetration,' Judge Dismisses Felony Sex Charges Against Philadelphia PriestFather Andrew McCormick is accused of sexually assaulting a ten-year-old altar boy in Bridesburg.