Amid dozens of abuse allegations, the Norwich Diocese in Connecticut has filed for bankruptcy. Learn more about how this may affect survivors seeking compensation.
California bishops filed motions challenging law AB 218. The law expands legal opportunities for child sex abuse victims, including a 3-year “look back” window.
The Chicago Archdiocese agreed to a settlement of $880,000. The settlement is the latest case involving the abusive priest Norbert Maday.
Colorado lawmakers passed a bill to open a 3-year “look back” window. Many older survivors of child sexual abuse will have a renewed chance to seek justice.
The Erie Diocese paid $31.35 million to handle clergy sex abuse claims. The diocese paid $16.6 million directly to survivors from its victim compensation fund.
A priest abuse survivor accepted a six-figure settlement from the Hartford Archdiocese. This is one of many settlements paid by the Connecticut archdiocese.