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.
230 abuse survivors are filing lawsuits against the New Hampshire Youth Development Center over acts of physical and sexual abuse.