Priest Abuse

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KYW Flashback: The Fall From Grace And Trial Of Monsignor William Lynn

Monsignor William Lynn had become a household name, not only in Philadelphia, but around the nation.


(Father Andrew McCormick, in file photo provided by Phila. DA)

After First Full Day Of Deliberations, No Verdict In Philadelphia Priest Sex Abuse Trial

Approaching midday on Monday, jurors sent Judge Gwendolyn Bright a note asking whether the alleged victim’s testimony “was sufficient to convict.”


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Two More Set For Trial In Philly Clergy-Abuse Case

A Roman Catholic priest and a former Catholic school teacher are going on trial on charges they raped a former altar boy.


(FILE PHOTO: Archbishop Charles Chaput)

Two More Suspended Priests Won’t Return To Archdiocese Of Philadelphia

The Archdiocese of Philadelphia says it has determined that two more priests are not suitable for ministry, because of allegations of inappropriate conduct.


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Archbishop Chaput Says Church Spent Over $11M On Clergy Abuse Crisis

Philadelphia archbishop Charles Chaput says that doesn’t include expenses from the Monsignor William Lynn trial.


(File photo of Msgr. William Lynn, with his attorney. Credit: Steve Tawa)

Priest Abuse Jury Hears Closing Arguments Today

With over two months of evidence behind them, jurors in the landmark clergy sexual abuse case are scheduled to hear closing arguments today.


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Jury Hears Of Father James Brennan’s Tormented Past

By Tony Hanson PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – The jury in the clergy abuse case hears evidence of a troubled past for defendant Father James Brennan, who is charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old boy in 1996. […]


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Monsignor Lynn Tells Grand Jury Abuse Case Slipped Through The Cracks

Monsignor William Lynn was questioned before the grand jury about his handing of alleged abuse cases.


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Lawyers For Priest And Accuser Continue Verbal Jousting In Clergy Abuse Trial

It 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.


(File photo of Msgr. William Lynn, with his attorney. Credit: Steve Tawa)

Both Sides Point To Key Evidence In Priest Abuse Case

The evidence centers around a former co-defendant who last week admitted sexually abusing an altar boy.


Stigall Show Log 2.29.12

Chris reviews last night’s primaries in Michigan and Arizona. He talks to Tom McGrath about the state of men in today’s society and to Paula Poundstone about her upcoming show in Atlantic City.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–02/29/2012

Defense Challenges Credibility Of Accusers In Priest Abuse Scandal

Attorneys for priests accused of sexual abuse say the alleged victims are not credible because of drug and legal problems. DA Seth Williams says those problems could be a result of abuse.


Victim of priest sex abuse.

Priest Sex Abuse Victim Speaks Out After Trial

At St. Elizabeth Roman Catholic Church in Wilmington, John Vai considered himself a victim.