A priest abuse survivor accepted a six-figure settlement from the Hartford Archdiocese. This is one of many settlements paid by the Connecticut archdiocese.
Lousiana lawmakers passed a bill to eliminate the legal deadline for child sex abuse claims. The bill also creates a 3-year “look back” window for survivors.
A fake Grubhub driver ran over a Chicago restaurant worker with his car. The victim is now suing Grubhub for the company’s negligent role in her assault.
Survivors have filed nearly 600 lawsuits against the Brooklyn Diocese for protecting abusive priests. Almost 3,000 lawsuits have been filed statewide.
In 2017, a female guest filed a lawsuit against Airbnb blaming the company for negligence. The woman had been sexually assaulted by her Airbnb host.
During bankruptcy proceedings, Rockville Centre Diocese released a list of priests accused of sex abuse. The diocese also sold property to compensate victims.