Former Church Youth Leader Indicted On More Than 100 Crimes Against Children A former church youth leader has been indicted on more than 100 crimes against children.
Attorney General Josh Shapiro Hosts Roundtable Discussion On Clergy Sex Abuse Within Catholic ChurchPennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro hosts a roundtable discussion on clergy sex abuse within the Catholic Church.
8 Pennsylvania Catholic Dioceses Sued Over Disclosure Of Sex Abuse AllegationsThe lawsuit filed Monday in Pittsburgh comes a month after a statewide grand jury report detailed sexual abuse allegations against more than 300 priests over decades in six dioceses.
New Jersey To Investigate Alleged Clergy Sex Abuse In State's Roman Catholic DiocesesAttorney General Gurbir Grewal said Thursday that he is establishing a task force to be headed by a former county prosecutor.
CBS News: Pennsylvania Reopens Investigation Into Decades-Old Sex Abuse Claims Against Catholic PriestThis comes as Pope Francis faces a call to resign over a claim he knew about alleged sex abuse by a former American cardinal and allowed him to serve unpunished.
Pope Francis Expresses 'Pain And Shame' Over Catholic Church Sexual Abuse ScandalIn a speech Saturday, Pope Francis expressed “pain and shame” over the sexual abuse of children by catholic priests.
'Profound Remorse': Church Holds Mass Of Forgiveness In Wake Of Grand Jury ReportThe report revealed at least 1,000 children were sexually abused by 300 priests in six Pennsylvania dioceses.
Report Reveals Allentown Church Officials Helped Priest Accused Of Child Sex Abuse Get Job At Disney WorldThe ex-priest, Edward Ganster, went on to work at Disney World for 18 years.