Sex Abuse

Catholic church
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Associated Press
November 21, 2019 - 12:26 pm
Facing thousands of cases of clergy sex abuse, U.S. Catholic leaders addressed their greatest crisis in the modern era with a promised reform: Mandatory review boards. These independent panels with lay people in each diocese would review allegations fairly and kindly. And they would help bishops...
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Kevin Killeen
July 30, 2019 - 3:00 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — An attorney who represents victims of clergy sex abuse says last week's lists of accused priests released by the St. Louis Archdiocese is incomplete. On Friday, the archdiocese released a list of 64 priests, but attorney Nicole Gorovsky says there's a larger list with 115 names...
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July 29, 2019 - 12:14 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Louis on Friday released the names of 64 clergy facing what it determined to be “substantiated” allegations of sexual abuse of children. The archdiocese published the names online and said it planned to also put the list in a special edition of...
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Fred Bodimer
May 10, 2019 - 12:33 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — Pope Francis has enacted a new law that requires all Catholic priests and nuns around the world to report any sexual abuse they see by the clergy — and they must also report any cover-ups of abuse claims by Church officials. "Pope Francis is mandating every diocese must establish...
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Kevin Killeen/KMOX
May 09, 2019 - 2:29 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The Archbishop of St. Louis says he will strengthen the process for reporting sexual abuse by clergy in the wake of a new church law announced Thursday by Pope Francis . The pope's announcement requires priests and nuns around the world to report clergy sexual abuse and cover-ups...
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August 28, 2018 - 5:48 am
Marco Tosatti said he helped Archbishop Carlo Maria Vigano write his 11-page testimony.
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