Pennsylvania lawmakers are taking a two-pronged approach to pass legislation for sex abuse survivors. If passed, the law would open a 2-year “look back” window.
Former NY Bishop Howard Hubbard is facing a seventh lawsuit of child sexual abuse. The recent claim details abuse that allegedly occurred four decades ago.
The New Orleans Archdiocese filed for bankruptcy due to the pandemic. The bankruptcy is affecting priest abuse lawsuits and the archdiocese’s debt payments.
The Boy Scouts have proposed a revised plan to pay abuse victims after lawyers and advocates criticized the first plan as “inadequate.”
Colorado lawmakers passed a bill eliminating the legal deadline to file civil lawsuits in recent and future cases of child sexual abuse.
Rhode Island lawmakers are considering legislation to close a loophole in the state’s child sex abuse claims deadline. The Catholic Church opposes the fix.