SNAP President Says 'Lofty Words' From Pope Francis On Priest Sex Abuse Not Enough
In Wake Of Hastert Case, SNAP Urges Creation Of Hot Line For Abuse VictimsThis afternoon, advocates for children who've been sexually abused call the Hastert case a "watershed moment."
SNAP Speaks Out On Dennis Hastert CasePriest sex abuse activists are speaking out on the Hastert case, reports WBBM's Bob Roberts.
Lawsuits Allege Abuse At West Side Presbyterian MinistriesTwo separate lawsuits filed by seven men allege a series of sexual abuses against adolescent boys by a Presbyterian pastor from the early 1980s through the late ’90s at ministries in the Austin and Ukrainian Village neighborhoods.
Survivors Network Of Those Abused By Priests Protests Pick For Cardinal George's SuccessorNot everyone is giving Chicago's next Roman Catholic archbishop high marks.
SNAP Members Praise Cardinal George's Handling Of Joliet Abuse CaseBut at the same time - their flier and their members - asked parishioners to ask the cardinal for more: to release more files on abusive priests.
Priest Abuse Victims Call For Meeting With New PopeA support group for clergy sex abuse victims is writing Pope Francis asking for a meeting to discuss how to stop and prevent current and future child sex crimes and cover ups.
SNAP Opposes Reynolds' Run For CongressMel Reynolds' decision to run for Congress has riled up a group that advocates on behalf of priest sex abuse victims.
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.
SNAP Protests After Priest Says Mass Amid Abuse AllegationsMembers of the Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests were handing out leaflets outside Holy Name Cathedral on Sunday.
Group Puts Pressure On Archdiocese To Remove PriestThe Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests says the Chicago archdiocese has had enough time to decide that allegations against a north suburban priest are credible-and should remove him immediately.
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.