Pennsylvania's Clergy Abuse Scandal Sparks Inquiries In Other StatesIllinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan announced plans to meet with the Chicago Archdiocese after at least seven priests with connections to her state were identified in the Pennsylvania grand jury report.
First Lawsuit Filed Over Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report On Catholic Clergy AbuseOn Tuesday, the first known lawsuit since the blistering grand jury report was filed in Pennsylvania. James Saitta claims Rev. John Hoehl began sexually abusing him in 1979 when he was 12 years old.
‘Disgusting’ Cover-Up: Decades-Old Pennsylvania Clergy Sex Abuse Case Re-OpenedCBS News has learned authorities in Pennsylvania have re-opened an investigation into a decades-old case in which sexual abuse claims were made against a Catholic priest.
Pope Francis Silent On Archbishop's Call For Him To ResignPope Francis says he "will not say a single word" on a former archbishop's call for him to resign over his handling of sexual abuse allegations against a prominent cardinal in 2013.
Madigan To Question Catholic Church Leaders About Illinois 'Predator Priests' In Pa. Grand Jury Report"The Catholic Church has a moral obligation to provide its parishioners and the public a complete and accurate accounting of all sexually inappropriate behavior involving priests in Illinois," Madigan’s office said in a statement Thursday night.
Pope Francis On Sex Abuse: 'We Showed No Care For The Little Ones'Pope Francis on Monday published a scathing letter condemning the cover-up of sexual abuse within the Catholic Church.
All Prosecutors Can Offer Most Pennsylvania Clergy Sex Abuse Victims Is Solace, DA SaysA district attorney is lamenting his office's inability to prosecute any sex abuse allegations against Catholic priests detailed in a Pennsylvania grand jury's report this week.
Read: Second Jerry Sandusky Grand Jury ReportFormer Penn State assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was arrested again Wednesday on new charges of sexual abuse brought by two new accusers.