Gag Order Lifted on Philadelphia Priest's Sex Abuse Case After Second Hung JuryAnd now, parties on both sides are talking about the case publically for the first time.
Phila. Monsignor To Be Released On Bail in Child Endangerment CaseAn appeals court last week overturned Lynn's conviction in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia child sex abuse case.
Money Is Motivating Phila. Priest Sex-Abuse Claims, Says Defense Attorney It was attack and counterattack in a Philadelphia courtroom, as another case of alleged clergy sexual abuse in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia begins.
2012 Year in Review: The Philadelphia Clergy Child Sex Abuse CaseThe trial evidence -- a lot of it from the church's own secret files -- exposed sins committed over a period of decades by supposed men of God.
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.
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.
3-6 Years in Prison For Monsignor LynnIn a harshly worded statement, Judge Teresa Sarmina said that Msgr. William Lynn had allowed "monsters" in priestly garb to continue their crimes of assaulting children.
Sentencing Day For Monsignor William LynnProsecutors are asking that the maximum sentence be imposed on Monsignor William Lynn, who was convicted of felony child endangerment.
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.
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.
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.
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 Resume In Clergy Sex Abuse TrialJury deliberations resumed Monday morning in the clergy sexual abuse case.
Monsignor Says He's Sorry But Blameless For Teen's Abuse By Pedophile PriestMsgr. William Lynn maintains he was powerless to change the church's practices for dealing with predator priests. As he put it at one point, he was "not the cardinal archbishop of Philadelphia."
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.