Contrary to popular belief, some Catholic nuns sexually abuse children. Due to misconceptions and church practices, such abuse often avoids media, public and personal scrutiny.
Jeffrey Epstein’s estate opened a fund to compensate sexual abuse victims. Survivors of Epstein’s abuse must file a claim through the program to receive payment.
A new Jesuit report highlights a pattern of priest shuffling in Montana. Abusive Jesuits were often assigned to rural Native American reservations.
The Boy Scouts of America is protecting its local councils and their assets from bankruptcy proceedings. This may harm sex abuse victims seeking justice.
The Philadelphia Archdiocese paid $50 million to more than 200 sex abuse victims. The compensation was paid through the archdiocese's compensation fund.
The Vatican’s newly released guidelines advise clergy members on handling sexual abuse claims. Critics argue the guidelines aren’t enough to help victims seek justice.