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Alleged Victim Offers Testimony As Philadelphia Clergy Abuse Trial Begins

There’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.

02/27/2014

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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.

10/02/2012

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Disputing ‘Penetration,’ Judge Dismisses Felony Sex Charges Against Philadelphia Priest

Father Andrew McCormick is accused of sexually assaulting a ten-year-old altar boy in Bridesburg.

08/16/2012

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Priest Accused Of Abuse At Philadelphia Church Surrenders To Authorities

A priest accused of sexual abuse at a Philadelphia church has surrendered to authorities.

07/27/2012

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