Citing the financial impacts of abuse claims and the pandemic, the NY Diocese of Rockville Centre and the Diocese of Camden in NJ filed for bankruptcy in Oct.
A deadline was set for victims filing sex abuse claims against the Syracuse Diocese. Victims must file a claim by April 15, 2021, to receive compensation.
A deadline was set for victims filing sex abuse claims against the Boy Scouts. Victims had to file a claim before the deadline to receive compensation.
The New York Diocese of Buffalo filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after facing a significant number of clergy sex abuse lawsuits.
The Boy Scouts filed a motion to curb lawyers’ ads to sex abuse survivors. This motion comes as the Nov. 16 deadline to file a sexual abuse claim approaches.
A new Jesuit report highlights a pattern of priest shuffling in Montana. Abusive Jesuits were often assigned to rural Native American reservations.