Alleged Victim Offers Testimony As Philadelphia Clergy Abuse Trial BeginsThere’s emotional, tearful testimony as a 26-year-old man tells a Philadelphia jury he was sexually assaulted by a parish priest when he was a 10-year-old altar boy at St. John Cantius in Bridesburg in 1997.
Jury Deliberations Begin In Philadelphia Priest Sex Abuse TrialAfter all-day closing arguments on Thursday and instructions from the judge on Friday morning, the jury in the landmark clergy child sex abuse case began deliberations.
Closing Arguments Underway In Clergy Sexual Abuse CaseClosing arguments got underway on Thursday in the landmark clergy sexual abuse case with Monsignor William Lynn charged with endangering children by allowing dangerous priests to remain in ministry.
Lawyers For Priest And Accuser Continue Verbal Jousting In Clergy Abuse TrialIt was a second day of bickering on Thursday between a star witness in the clergy abuse trial in Philadelphia and the defense lawyer for the Reverend James Brennan.
Alleged Victim Expected To Testify Against Accused Priest In Clergy Abuse CaseA man who claims he was sexually assaulted by defendant Father James Brennan in 1996 was scheduled to testify on Wednesday.