The Boy Scouts Just Filed for Bankruptcy in the Face of Thousands of Sex Abuse Claims
The filing will help shield the Boy Scouts from the prospect of compensating hundreds, if not thousands, of alleged sex abuse victims.
Pennsylvania Just Made It Easier for Child Sex Abuse Victims To Sue Their Attackers
It's been more than a year since a Pennsylvania grand jury found that Catholic priests had abused hundreds of children in the state and covered it up for decades.
A Catholic Diocese in New York Is Trying to Stop More Child Sex Abuse Survivors From Suing
The diocese is challenging the constitutionality of a groundbreaking law that lets survivors sue no matter how much time has passed.
More Than 300 Catholic Clergy in New Jersey Have Been Accused of Sex Abuse, Report Says
The report names priests, deacons, nuns, and other religious figures associated with the five Roman Catholic dioceses in New Jersey — including members of religious orders.