‘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.
Lisa Madigan Launches Hotline For Residents To Report Clergy AbuseAttorney General Lisa Madigan launched a hotline for Illinois residents to report allegations of sexual abuse by clergy members.
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.
Cardinal Cupich Laments 'Catalogue Of Horrors' In Pennsylvania Priest Sex Abuse ScandalThe report, released Tuesday, outlines the accounts of more than 1,000 children abused over seven decades across six dioceses in Pennsylvania.
Vatican Condemns Sex Abuse Described In Pennsylvania Grand Jury ReportThe Vatican has condemned sexual abuse described in a Pennsylvania grand jury report and said Pope Francis is on the victims' side.