Child Sex Abuse

Is it Too Late to Bring a Claim of Childhood Sexual Abuse?

By now, everyone is aware of the allegations of wide-spread child sexual abuse perpetrated over the years by members of organizations like the Catholic Church and the Boys Scouts of America. For too many years, allegations of child sex abuse against these organizations and others were kept quiet. As more and more victims come forward to seek justice against their…

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Widespread Sexual Abuse in Catholic Churches

First, how could the Church keep these “secret files” hidden for so long despite hundreds of lawsuits seeking to uncover the records?  The Church, its lawyers, and all those involved in efforts to keep this information silent have blood on their hands and should be ashamed of their conduct in unabashedly protecting pedophiles.  This is all the more shocking on the heels…

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Why Maryland Lawmakers Should Accept the PA Grand Jury’s Recommendations on Priest Abuse

Yesterday, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania’s Statewide Investigating Grand Jury released a comprehensive report detailing the Catholic Church’s systematic and widespread cover-up of more than 300 Catholic clergy’s sexual abuse of thousands of children. The report exposes a shameful cover-up by the late Baltimore Cardinal William H. Keeler, which The Baltimore Sun detailed in an article published last night. According to the report, Keeler reassigned a pedophile…

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