Defrocked Priest Daniel McCormack, Who Admitted To Molesting Numerous Underage Boys, Is Out Of State CustodyDefrocked pedophile priest Daniel McCormack has been released from state custody.
3 Aldermen Demand Chicago Park District Board Chair Avis LaVelle Resign Over Handling Of Lifeguard Sex Abuse Scandal"Chicago Park District needs new leadership that is up to the task of making our parks safe and creating structures of accountability," Ald. Rossana Rodrigeuz-Sanchez said.
Reports Break Down Numerous Claims About Sexual Abuse Among Chicago Park District Lifeguards, Say Former Supt. Mike Kelly Didn't Take Action Until 6 Months After Being Notified Of One ComplaintThe Chicago Park District has fired three senior managers following the release of two reports that detail sexual assaults among Park District lifeguards – and claim the former Park District superintendent took no action until six months after he had received a complaint about abuse.
'John Doe' Who Accused Former Blackhawks Video Coach Brad Aldrich Of Sexual Abuse Identifies Himself As Kyle BeachThe “John Doe” who accused former Blackhawks video coach Brad Aldrich of sexual abuse back in 2010 identified himself Wednesday as former Blackhawks minor league player Kyle Beach.
Park District Board Taps Former City Business Affairs Commissioner Rosa Escareno As Interim CEO In Wake Of Mike Kelly's OusterKelly resigned Saturday, just hours after Mayor Lightfoot called on the Park District Board to fire him over his handling of a sex abuse scandal involving lifeguards at the city's beaches and pools.
Chicago Park District CEO Mike Kelly Resigns After Mayor Lori Lightfoot Said He Should Be Fired Over Handling Of Lifeguard Sex Abuse Scandal"The culture of sexual abuse, harassment, and coercion that has become pervasive within the District’s Aquatics Department lifeguard program ... is unacceptable," Lightfoot said in a statement.
R. Kelly's Attorney Says Singer Unlikely To Testify At His Sex Trafficking TrialThe prosecution’s closing arguments could begin as early as Wednesday afternoon.
Prosecutors Rest Case In R. Kelly's New York Sex Trafficking Trial; Defense Calls On Singer's AlliesProsecutors at the R. Kelly sex trafficking trial ended their case Monday after calling dozens of witnesses over the past month who detailed the government’s sweeping allegations against the singer in lurid detail.
Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert Reaches Tentative Settlement Over Payments To Man Who Accuses Him Of AbuseFormer U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert has reached a tentative settlement over payments to a man who accused him of child sexual abuse.
Two Top Chicago Park District Managers Suspended Amid Probe Of Sexual Harassment, Abuse Of LifeguardsAn investigation into widespread sexual harassment of female lifeguards has resulted in disciplinary action against 42 Chicago Park District employees, including two high-level managers.
Lawyer: R. Kelly Gained Weight, Lost Money Ahead Of TrialKelly is accused of leading an enterprise of managers, bodyguards and other employees who helped him recruit women and girls for sex, sometimes at concerts and other venues.