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Pittsburgh Bishop: Catholic Church Today 'Not The Church' Of Priest Abuse Report
Bishop David Zubik is pushing back on calls for his resignation, saying his diocese took "responsible" action after allegations of child sexual abuse.
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Vatican Feels 'Shame And Sorrow' Over Abuse By Pennsylvania Priests, Spokesman Says
The Catholic Church needs to hold priests and those who covered for them accountable for sexual abuse, the Vatican said.
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The Catholic Church Ignores This Child Sexual Abuse Law
The church has a history of handling child abuse allegations internally ― which protects priests and endangers children.
Australian Sex Abuse Victim Reaches Landmark Settlement With Catholic Church
74-year-old Paul Bradshaw, once called a liar for his claims, says he can now die happy.
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These Are The Chilling Stories Of Abuse Covered Up By The Catholic Church
A Pennsylvania grand jury identified more than 300 alleged "predator priests." Here are just some of the stories.
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Report On Catholic Church Abuse Cover-Up Incites Survivors' Collective Rage
Survivors are speaking up after a grand jury investigation identified more than 1,000 abuse victims in six Pennsylvania dioceses.
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Australian Archbishop Receives House Arrest For Child Sex Abuse Cover-Up
Former Adelaide Archbishop Philip Wilson was convicted in May of covering up a former priest's sexual abuse of altar boys dating back to the 1970s.
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Larry Nassar Appeals Second Sexual Assault Sentence
The former USA Gymnastics doctor has now appealed all three of his prison sentences for sexual assault and child pornography.
Man Was Training Children For School Shootings On New Mexico Compound: Court Documents
A man arrested at a squalid New Mexico compound was training children to carry out school shootings, according to court documents filed by prosecutors.
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Missouri Couple Accused Of Imprisoning 4 Children In 'Boxes' Secured With Plywood
"I've seen some pretty nasty things, but nothing this deplorable," a law enforcement official said.
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Hey Christian Parents, Spanking Kids Is Sex Abuse
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Spanking is inherently violent. It is also inherently sexual.
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Judge Rosemarie Aquilina Denies Larry Nassar's Appeal For New Sentence
The former USA Gymnastics team doctor was assaulted in prison "because he's a convicted child molester," a prosecutor said.
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Employee At Migrant Children's Shelter Accused Of Sexually Abusing Girl
The allegations are the latest linked to Southwest Key’s immigrant detention facilities, which are funded by the federal government.
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Pennsylvania Catholic Bishop Publishes List Of 71 Alleged Sex Abusers
By Mark Scolforo, Associated Press
The Harrisburg diocese apologized for failing to respond properly to abuse allegations against priests and other church leaders.
Australian Archbishop Sentenced To 1 Year For Covering Up Child Sexual Abuse
Archbishop Philip Wilson will probably serve his time in home detention and avoid prison.
Woman Claims Mormon Church’s Cover-Up Culture Protected Her Sexual Predator Dad
Mormon leaders were told her father abused his children, Kristy Johnson said, but they didn’t call the police.
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Larry Nassar And Trainer Debbie Van Horn Charged With Child Sexual Abuse
The charges stem from an investigation into alleged sexual abuse at the Karolyi Ranch.
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Sex Abuse Fighter Joel Davis Arrested For Child Porn, Enticing Minor For Sex
The 22-year-old Columbia University student faces a possible life sentence behind bars.
10-Year-Old Boy Allegedly Said He 'Liked Boys' Before Being Beaten To Death
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Anthony Avalos may have been killed because of homophobia, investigators say.
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Migrant Children Report Physical, Verbal Abuse In At Least 3 Federal Detention Centers
“Once you’re strapped down, they have total control over you,” a Honduran child said about being restrained in a chair for hours at a Virginia facility.
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Former Vatican Diplomat Indicted On Charges Of Possessing Child Porn
Msgr. Carlo Capella was once a diplomat at the Vatican's embassy in Washington.
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Outrage After Man Gets 90 Days For Sexual Assault Of 5-Year-Old Girl
Lyle Burgess, 79, may serve his 90-day sentence under house arrest and isn’t required to register as a sex offender.
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Immigrant Children Accuse Border Patrol Of Abuse And Neglect, Report Shows
One 16-year-old filed a complaint alleging that a Border Patrol agent "threw him down and smashed his head into the ground with his boot."
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Moses Farrow Defends Woody Allen And Accuses Mia Farrow Of Abuse
Dylan Farrow called her brother's essay "beyond hurtful" and "easily disproven."
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Maryland Police Charge 3 Church Leaders With Past Abuse Of At-Risk Teen Girls
The victims, who are now adults, were enrolled in a church-run program designed to give troubled teens a safe place to live.
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Parents Slam 'Show Dogs' Scenes As Grooming Children For Sexual Abuse
Multiple scenes in which a dog’s genitals are groped have sparked criticism.
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