N.J. Catholic dioceses releases priest sex abuse victims from agreements, says victims are free to talk
All priest sex abuse victims are free to call New Jersey's new hotline to report allegations, even if they have a legal agreement forbidding them from speaking, church officials said.
Victims of priest sexual abuse who signed confidentiality agreements with Catholic dioceses in New Jersey are free to ignore those deals and speak publicly about their experiences, church officials said in a statement Tuesday.
The announcement means all victims who reached financial...
A hotline set up by the New Jersey attorney general has been "ringing off the hook," state officials said.
SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — A Southern California Roman Catholic diocese on Monday released a list of 34 priests who were accused of sexually abusing children, including six who were convicted of criminal charges. The Diocese of San Bernardino County listed clergy who were the subject of “credible allegations” of molestation since the diocese formed in...