Woman Accuses Former Minister Of Sexually Abusing Her As A TeenA 32-year-old woman claims the birth of her child triggered suppressed memories of allegedly being sexually abused by her youth minister.
Expert: ‘Actuarial’ Model Says Ex-Priest Daniel McCormack Unlikely To Molest AgainIf a judge rules Daniel McCormack is a “sexually violent person,” he will be committed to a state facility for sex offenders indefinitely.
Judge Expected To Decide Fate Of Former Priest Daniel MccormackMcCormack in 2007 pleaded guilty to charges of aggravated criminal sexual assault tied to the five former parishioners.
Trial To Decide If Ex-Priest Daniel McCormack To Be Held For Sex AbuseIf a judge approves prosecutors’ request, McCormack would be held indefinitely at the state detention center in Rushville.
Serial Child Abuser Dennis Hastert Set To Officially Leave Federal CustodyThe former U.S. House speaker is set to officially leave the custody of the Bureau of Prisons and begin two years under court supervision.
Dennis Hastert Mugshot ReleasedA mugshot taken Monday of U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert was released on Wednesday.
Hastert Leaves Federal Prison In Minnesota, Back In ChicagoHastert, 75, was sentenced to 15 months in prison last year, and reported to Rochester Federal Medical Center in Minnesota last June.
Police Seek Man Who Groped Girl At Grocery StoreChicago police released a surveillance photo of the suspect, who was wearing a T-shirt that said “A Better World.”
New Accuser Sues Former Speaker Dennis Hastert, Claims Child Sex AbuseThe lawsuit filed Friday claims Hastert forced himself on a 9- or 10-year-old boy in a Yorkville High School bathroom in the early 1970s.
Men Sue South Barrington Church, Allege Sex Abuse By EmployeeThe suit claims Brian Wongkamalasai, 30, sexually abused them beginning in 2009 when they were 16 and 14 years old and Wongkamalasai was 22.
Fall Trial Will Decide If Ex-Priest Daniel McCormack Can Be Committed For Sexual AbuseProsecutors and the state Attorney General’s Office have moved to have McCormack ruled a “sexually violent person.”
Lawmakers Vote To Eliminate Statute Of Limitations On Child Sex CrimesUnder current law, in most cases of child sex offenses against children, they must be prosecuted within 20 years of the victim turning 18.
Child Sex Abuse Video Prompts "Sex-tortion" InvestigationPolice in northwest Indiana were investigating what they believe might be one of “the worst cases of ‘sex extortion’” they’ve ever seen, after a video of the sexual abuse of a high school student was posted on social media.
DeKalb Man Charged With Sexually Abusing MinorA man has been charged with sexually abusing a minor after he allegedly violated an order of protection last month in DeKalb County.
Archdiocese To Pay $2.3M Settlement To Alleged Mccormack VictimJohn C. Doe sued the Archdiocese in April 2014, claiming he was abused at a West Side parish on two occasions in 2005, when he was 12 years old, according to a statement from the victim’s attorney, Lyndsay Markley, announcing the settlement.