Archdiocese Releases Thousands Of Pages Of Priest Sex Abuse FilesIt will be the second time this year the church has made public secret files regarding substantiated allegations of sex abuse by clergy.
Files Show Chicago Archdiocese Hid Decades Of Child Sex AbuseWhile disturbing stories of clergy sexual abuse have wrenched the Roman Catholic Church across the globe, the newly released documents offer the broadest look yet into how one of its largest and most prominent American dioceses responded to the scandal.
Archdiocese Releasing 6,000 Pages Of Sex Abuse Documents On Chicago ClergyThe Archdiocese of Chicago said Wednesday it will release 6,000 pages of documents detailing what it knows about decades of clergy sex abuse allegations and how it handled them, calling it an effort to "bring healing to the victims and their families."
Boy Scout Bombshell Includes Illinois Abuse CasesThere are more than 70 alleged abuse cases from Illinois -- the earliest from 1960, the latest 1985.