Clergy Abuse Survivors Meet With Catholic Leaders Ahead Of Key Vatican SummitJuan Carlos Cruz, a Chilean abuse survivor who helped organize the encounter, said it was attended by four members of the organizing committee for the Meeting of the Protection of Minors, including Cardinal Blase Cupich of Chicago, Cardinal Oswald Gracias of Mumbai, Archbishop Charles Scicluna of Malta and the Rev. Hans Zollner, a German Jesuit who is president of the Center for the Protection of Minors at the Pontifical Gregorian University.
Bishops Won't Discuss Clergy Abuse Report At RetreatA spokeswoman for Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan calls it "disappointing and absurd" not to discuss the findings at the gathering.
Chicago Archdiocese Adds 10 Names To List Of Clergy With Substantiated Allegations Of Child Sex AbuseThe Chicago Archdiocese Wednesday added 10 new names to the list of clergy named in the Catholic Church’s child sex abuse scandal.
Pope OKs Investigation Into US Bishop, Meets With U.S. DelegationChurch historians questioned why such an urgent problem was being scheduled for discussion six months from now with the very bishops who are blamed for much of the scandal.
More States Launching Clergy Sex Abuse Investigations"For many of us, those earlier stories happened someplace else, someplace away."
As Pope Francis Arrives In Ireland, The Anger Is PalpablePope Francis is arriving into a nation that was once a borderline theocracy, but is now a progressive country where the scales continue to fall from people's eyes.
New CPS Office Created To Address Abuse AllegationsThe budget will be about three million dollars and it'll be staffed with new employees not existing CPS staff.
CPS Creating New Office To Prevent, Respond To Sexual Abuse CasesChicago Public Schools officials are launching a new office to ensure the safety of the district’s students, in the latest move to respond to a sexual abuse scandal.
CPS Sex Abuse Victims Testify At State Hearing On ScandalVictims of sexual assault and sexual abuse told their stories to state lawmakers on Wednesday, as the Illinois House and Illinois Senate begin looking into the recent scandal at the Chicago Public Schools.
State Lawmakers To Grill CPS Officials Over Sex Abuse ScandalState lawmakers are demanding answers in the Chicago Public Schools sex abuse scandal, and have scheduled a public hearing on Wednesday to grill school officials.
CPS To Redo Background Checks For All Adults Who Work In Schools By This FallChicago Public Schools officials will run new background checks by fall for thousands of employees who regularly work in schools, as part of the district’s ongoing response to a sex abuse scandal.
CPS Leaders Promise Change In Wake Of Sex Abuse ScandalThe schools’ inspector general, Nick Schuler, is investigating any reports of sexual misconduct where a student may be a victim. He will also review sexual abuse cases dating back at least eighteen years.
CPS Launching New Website Outlining Response To Sex Abuse ScandalChicago Public Schools CEO Janice Jackson has unveiled a new tool for parents and students in the wake of the school sex abuse scandal.
CPS Sex Abuse Victim: 'I Was Having Panic Attacks Every Time I Had To Go To His Class'For years, CPS failed to protect abused students in more than 100 cases. As CBS 2’s Dorothy Tucker reports one young woman’s story is one of confusion and fear.
Who Should Investigate The CPS Sex Abuse Scandal?Is the path taken by CPS independent enough?