Judge Defends Church Aide's Trial, Conviction
Clergy Sex Abuse Trial Part 2 Delayed IndefinitelyThe trial of two men, a priest and a lay teacher has been delayed indefinitely, because one of the defense attorneys suffered a death in the family and will be unavailable for several days.
Day 10 Of Deliberations In Clergy Sex Abuse Trial Comes To A Close With No VerdictA Philadelphia jury is set to return for an 11th day of deliberations Tuesday in the groundbreaking clergy-abuse trial of two Roman Catholic priests.
New Evidence Presented To Jury In 7th Day Of Deliberations In Clergy Sex Abuse TrialAfter fiery arguments over the admissibility of evidence sought by the jury in the clergy sexual abuse case, the judge allowed an alleged victim’s statement to church authorities to be read to the jury in its entirety.
6th Day Of Deliberations In Church Sex Abuse Trial And Still No VerdictThe jury broke for the day after re-hearing trial testimony of statements made by defendant James Brennan during a church investigation of allegations of an assault during an overnight stay at the priest’s apartment.
Jury Deliberations Reach Third Day In Clergy Sex Abuse TrialThe jury in the clergy abuse case was expected to return for a third day of deliberations on Tuesday.
Msgr. Lynn Takes Witness Stand For Third DayMonsignor William Lynn, charged with endangering children by protecting suspected predator priests, is expected back on the witness stand for a third day, today, when the clergy sexual abuse case continues.
In Clergy Sex Abuse Trial, Monsignor William Lynn Returns To The StandLynn's defending himself against charges that he endangered children, while in his role as Secretary of the Clergy from 1992 to 2004 -- while working for the late Cardinal Anthony Bevilacqua.
Witnesses Testify Priests Remained In Ministry Despite Reports Of AbuseThe jury in the clergy abuse case has heard detailed testimony from a witness and a prosecution investigator.