Clergy sexual abuse survivors stood outside of the Harrisburg diocese Monday demanding support for statute of limitations reform, among other things.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Attorneys general around the U.S. have been largely silent this week about any plans to conduct an investigation like Pennsylvania’s that uncovered widespre
In too many communities, the first instinct is to suppress victims’ claims.
The scale of the former Archbishop of Canterbury and the Church of England’s attempt to cover up the abuses of a former Bishop was revealed in a report today.
Child abuse statutes in 34 states, D.C., Guam and Puerto Rico allow an exception if medical treatment for a child conflicts with parents’ religious beliefs.
Many states don’t consider it “abuse” to rely on faith healings when kids get sick. Why isn’t this a bigger issue?
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An article explaining why threats of violence and Hell are examples of Child Abuse as well as offering alternatives to gaining the same results without threats of violence.
Residents say they have been stunned to read evidence that priests they knew were secretly abusing children — findings a grand jury report called “staggering and sobering.”
Judge: Priest does not have to disclose alleged abuse discovered during confession