Philadelphia Monsignor Convicted Of Endangering ChildA Philadelphia jury today convicted Msgr. William Lynn on one count of child endangerment. No verdicts were returned regarding a co-defendant in the case, Father James Brennan.
Jurors Speak Out About Verdict In Priest Sex Abuse CaseThe jury in the priest sex abuse case sat through months of evidence and deliberated for nearly two weeks before reaching their landmark mixed verdict.
After A Day Off, Clergy Abuse Jury Deliberations ResumeJury deliberations resumed Friday morning -- the 13th day of deliberations in the clergy sexual abuse case.
Philadelphia Jury Says It Is 'Hung' On Most Counts In Priest Sex Abuse TrialThe jury in the Philadelphia priest sex abuse case told the judge on the 12th day of deliberations that they are unable to reach a verdict on four of the five charges in this landmark case.
Clergy Abuse Jurors Return For 12th Day Of DeliberationsThe jury in the clergy sexual abuse case will return today for a 12th day of deliberations, now one of the longest deliberations in recent Philadelphia criminal history.
Jurors Still Weighing Fate of Accused Priests in Philadelphia Clergy Sex Abuse TrialMonsignor William Lynn is charged with endangering children while serving a secretary for clergy at the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, and Father James Brennan is charged with molesting a child.
Philly Priest-Abuse Jury Goes Home After 9th Day A Philadelphia jury has failed to reach a verdict after nine days of deliberations in a groundbreaking priest-abuse case.
No Verdict On Day 8 Of Philadelphia Priest-Abuse TalksThe jury in the clergy sexual abuse case was back at work for an 8th day on Thursday. As expected, the judge told the jury it can not re-hear days worth of testimony from of several key witnesses.
Clergy Abuse Jury Returns For 8th Day Of DeliberationsThe jury, which starts it's 8th day of deliberations today after a day off yesterday, will return to court hoping to re-hear critical trial testimony, but they probably won't get it.
Clergy Abuse Jury Gets A Day OffThe jury in the clergy abuse case is not sitting today because of scheduling issues, but they’ll return to work tomorrow for an 8th day of deliberations and facing unanswered questions
Life Intrudes On Philadelphia Jury Weighing Priest Sex Abuse CaseThe jury won't deliberate this Friday. They’ll resume late on Monday, and won’t work next Wednesday or Friday if they have still not reached verdicts by then.
Clergy Abuse Jury Focusing On Key DocumentsThe jury has requested key documents, explanations of various legal terms and it has parsed the language of the legal charge, focusing on the significance of specific words.
Jurors in Philadelphia Priest Sex Abuse Trial Ask Questions During DeliberationJurors sought clarification on the word "and" specific to legal issues. Attorneys for the defense and prosecution could not agree on a response.
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.