Child Abuse

August 26, 2014

Vatican: Disgraced Papal Nuncio Not Immune to Civil Prosecution

In an Aug. 25 statement, the Vatican said that the former nuncio may ‘be subjected to judicial procedures from the courts that could have specific jurisdiction over him.’

June 6, 2013

Expert Says Church’s Abuse Prevention Should Differ for Each Culture

Father Hans Zollner, head of the Centre for Child Protection, met with Pope Francis in Rome.

June 1, 2012

And we wonder why the secular west thinks Christians are ignorant homophobes?

November 17, 2011

Bishop Finn Reaches Agreement With County Prosecutor

Under the agreement’s terms, the bishop must meet face-to-face with the Clay County prosecutor each month for the next five years to discuss any allegations of child sex abuse against clergy or diocesan staff within the diocese’s facilities in the county. Bishop Finn must also describe what steps the diocese has taken to address any allegations.

August 10, 2010

Latest Federal Abuse Statistics Indicate Bias