Two New Lawsuits Filed Against Convicted Former Priest Daniel McCormackTwo new lawsuits were filed Tuesday alleging sexual abuse by convicted child molester and former priest Daniel McCormack.
Attorney: Catholic Church Settles Another McCormack Sex Abuse LawuitAttorney Eugene Hollander said his client, a man now in his late 20s, will receive a settlement of $1.25 million from the church. The plaintiff in the lawsuit claimed McCormack abused him at the former priest’s first parish assignment, St. Ailbe Church, at 90th and Harper.
Two New Lawsuits To Be Filed Over Alleged McCormack Sexual Abuse Two more lawsuits will be filed Thursday against the Archdiocese of Chicago, alleging sexual abuse by convicted child molester and defrocked priest Daniel McCormack.
Suit Seeks Release Of Details Of ‘Each Accused Child-Molesting Cleric’A new lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Chicago accuses the church of perpetuating a “public nuisance” by keeping convicted child molester and defrocked priest Daniel McCormack in positions with access to children despite accusations of abuse.
Lawyers Representing Abuse Victims Claim Archdiocese Excluded Them From Process In Document Release Five days after the Chicago Roman Catholic Archdiocese released more documents related to allegations of abuse by priests, lawyers representing past victims say the archdiocese has excluded a lot.
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.
SNAP Hands Out Leaflets On Investigation Into Pastor Outside St. AlphonsusPriest sex abuse survivors leafleted outside a Catholic church on Chicago's North Side Sunday to draw attention to an on-going investigation, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Two More Men Sue Archdiocese Over Alleged McCormack AbusesTwo more men have filed a joint lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Chicago and Cardinal Francis George, alleging more abuses under convicted child molester and defrocked priest Daniel McCormack.
Cardinal George To Be Questioned About Sex Abuse CasesArchdiocesan spokesperson Colleen Dolan said George has sat for several rounds of such questioning, known as depositions. Dolan said lawyers for the alleged victims want a video record this time in the event that the Cardinal dies or is too ill to testify in court.
Convicted Former Priest McCormack Charged With Sex AbuseA former Roman Catholic priest who pleaded guilty to numerous cases of child molestation is back in police custody tonight.
Files Accusing Joliet Priests Of Sex Abuse Released To Public The public can now see files of priests from the Diocese of Joliet accused of sexually abusing children thanks to a lawsuit by one of the victims, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
Police Investigating New Abuse Accusation Against Reinstated PriestPolice are investigating a new allegation of sexual misconduct against a Chicago priest who was just re-instated at his north side parish.