New York's Child Victims Act could theoretically invite a flood of lawsuits against the religious group, but fear and a lack of evidence loom.
It turns out they have a lot in common with each other.
The Jehovah's Witnesses deny they are responsible for flooring stone altars, breaking stone carvings, and leaving offerings in disarray at the highland site used by the Otomi indigenous group.
I learned all I could from a group of Jehovah's Witnesses, and then took my battle to the streets of South London armed with nothing but the Carly Rae Jepsen album.
More than 1,000 Jehovah’s Witnesses Have Been Accused of Child Sex Abuse in Australia — And Police Never Knew
The revelations emerged this week as part of an inquiry into child sex abuse that was triggered by allegations within the Catholic Church. The public reckoning has gripped Australians, and has been live streamed online.
Last weekend’s Jehovah's Witness Convention in Melbourne was a great opportunity to join the insular JW world, even if just for a few hours.
They oversee everything and leave nothing up to the venue, including cleaning. It's a style of planning and teamwork that must be well practiced after decades of carving up a neighborhood into sectors, and knocking on every door.
In 2006, Australia instituted mandatory background checks for those who work with children to ensure they’re not baby touchers or prone to cooking little kids in cauldrons. But apparently, God thinks this law is wrong, at least according to the country...