SNAP Founder, Abuse Victims' Advocate Barbara Blaine DiesA longtime advocate for victims of sex abuse at the hands of clergy has died. Barbara Blaine, founder of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, was 61.
Testimony From Alleged Hastert Victim Sends Powerful MessageCBS 2's Sandra Torres reports on how Scott Cross' words in court made an impact.
Archbishop Cupich Welcomes Move By Pope Francis To Hold Bishops Accountable In Abuse ScandalPope Francis ordered a Vatican tribunal to deal with bishops who failed to protect children in a move to fill what some have called a gap in the church’s fight against sex abuse by priests.
SNAP Speaks Out On Dennis Hastert CasePriest sex abuse activists are speaking out on the Hastert case, reports WBBM's Bob Roberts.
Don't Forget Abuse Victims, Cardinal George Critic SaysGrief at the passing of Chicago’s Francis Cardinal George should not completely overshadow sex abuse that occurred on his watch as archbishop, a frequent adversary said Friday.
SNAP President: New Vatican Guidelines Not Likely To Stop Priest Sex AbuseThe worldwide priest sex abuse scandal is the focus of a gathering of hundreds of Catholic bishops and priests in Rome this week. But the president of the Survivors’ Network of Those Abused by Priests calls it a PR maneuver.
Protest Tied To Buddhist Monk Accused Of Sex AbuseA protest was planned Sunday morning at a Buddhist temple in the near southwest suburbs, where a former monk is accused in a civil suit of fathering the child of a 14-year-old girl.