Results for: Catholic sexual abuse

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Catholic Sexual Abuse Claims Increased by Double Digits in 2011

he number of reports of sexual abuse committed by Catholic priests skyrocketed by more than 15% last year, according to a recent audit released by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.

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Texas Diocese to Release Names of Catholic Priests Accused of Sexual Abuse

All Catholic dioceses in Texas will submit a comprehensive list of clergy members that have been "credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors" since 1950, Dallas Bishop Edward Burns said on Wednesday.

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El Paso Catholic Church to Pay $1.6M Over Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

The Catholic Diocese in El Paso, Texas, has been ordered to pay $1.6 million to settle a legal complaint involving allegations of sexual abuse by a former Cathedral High School Principal.

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Catholic Church Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

Sexual abuse refers to sexual impropriety that includes rape and sexual assault, and typically occurs between an adult and a child. Catholic Church sexual abuse is a horrific crime that steals the innocence of children and young people, and often...

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Catholic Priest Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

Cases of sexual abuse in Catholic churches around the country have become an increasingly disturbing phenomenon. With the news of more abuse by priests and other religious leaders hitting the news, more victims are finding the courage to come forward...

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San Diego Priest Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

Our lawyers are accepting potential lawsuits on behalf of individuals who suffered any form of sexual abuse by a Catholic Priest or other member of the clergy in San Diego, California.

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New York Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

New York passes Child Victims Act, allowing survivors of childhood sexual abuse to sue their abusers - statute of limitations (SOL) extended to the age of 55.

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New List of Catholic Priests Accused of Sex Abuse Includes Dozens of St. Louis Jesuits

Two massive Catholic Jesuit provinces whose territory covers nearly half the U.S. last week released the names of 153 priests and brothers credibly accused of sexually abusing minors and vulnerable adults dating back all the way back to the 1940s.

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Pennsylvania Catholic Priest Abuse Lawsuit

Catholic Priests in Pennsylvania sexually abused more than 1,000 children over a period of 7 decades, with bishops and other clergy members covering up the abuse and exacerbating the problem, a new grand jury report has found.

USC Sexual Abuse Lawsuit

First Lawsuit Filed in USC Gynecologist Sexual Abuse Scandal

If you or a loved one believe you have been subjected to sexual assault, abuse, or harassment by Dr. George Tyndall or any other USC employee, we can help. All inquiries are absolutely confidential, and if you decide to pursue...