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.
Despite company policies against underage riders, several Uber and Lyft drivers have been criminally charged with sexual offenses against minors using the apps.
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.
The extended “look back” window for New York child sexual abuse claims closes August 14, 2021. Some survivors have limited time left to seek legal justice.