Man Who Molested, Photographed 11 Kids Gets 50 Years In PrisonTruck driver Bobby Cruz, 34, of Des Plaines, committed sick acts that were “brazen beyond belief” when he photographed himself abusing the children ages 2 to 11, U.S. District Judge Robert Dow said during an emotionally raw hearing Tuesday.
Convicted Pedophile Priest Deported To BoliviaIn 2004, Alejandro Flores, a priest in the Diocese of Joliet, befriended a then-7-year-old boy while a seminarian at St. Mary’s Church in West Chicago, and had repeated sexual contact with him over a five-year period.
Attorneys: Archdiocese, 4 Victims Of Pedophile Priest Reach $8M SettlementThe victims of sexual abuse will receive about $2 million each, attorneys for the men said in a news release.
Lawsuit: Archdiocese Knew About Pedophile Priest As Far Back As 1992A new lawsuit claims that the Chicago Archdiocese knew as long ago as 1992 that an incarcerated former priest was molesting young boys, bud swept it under the rug until his arrest in 2006.