All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘church sex abuse’

Pope Defrocked 400 Priests Over Sex Abuse

According to a document obtained by the Associated Press, in his last two years as pope, Benedict XVI defrocked roughly 400 priests in connection to sex abuse allegations. Much of the criticism leveled at the Catholic Church is that their “in house” means of responding to abuse didn’t go nearly far enough to punish child predators within its ranks. The …

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Church Sex Abuse Files Will Soon Be Made Public

The Archdiocese of Chicago is planning to release thousands of pages that document clergy sex abuse allegations to victims’ attorneys. Allegations of sexual abuse within the Catholic Church have gone on for years, but if these attorneys have their way, the church will finally be held accountable for these acts. The attorneys will make these pages public next week. The …

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