Prompted by Boy Scouts abuse cases, a new California bill would require youth organizations to enact child abuse prevention policies to receive insurance.
Seven sex abuse victims filed lawsuits against the Morman Church. The lawsuits allege church officials failed to report abusive Boy Scout leaders to authorities.
The Boy Scouts of America is protecting its local councils and their assets from bankruptcy proceedings. This may harm sex abuse victims seeking justice.
A deadline was set for victims filing sex abuse claims against the Boy Scouts. Victims had to file a claim before the deadline to receive compensation.
The Boy Scouts filed a motion to curb lawyers’ ads to sex abuse survivors. This motion comes as the Nov. 16 deadline to file a sexual abuse claim approaches.
The Boy Scouts of America filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after victims filed numerous child sexual abuse lawsuits against the organization.