Pa. Dioceses, Including Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese, Setting Up Victim Funds For Sexual Abuse VictimsPennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses are starting to announce details about victim compensation funds they're setting up, nearly three months after a sweeping grand jury report documented decades of child sexual abuse by priests in the state.
Bishop Zubik To Host 4 Listening Sessions On Grand Jury ReportPittsburgh Bishop David Zubik will host four listening sessions over the next few weeks in the wake of the Pennsylvania grand jury report on clergy sexual abuse of children.
Plane Carrying Banner Calls For Bishop Zubik's ResignationA plane was seen flying over the Pittsburgh area Thursday, carrying a banner with a message to Bishop David Zubik, the leader of the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese.
Supporters Of Clergy Child Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Hold Rally At State CapitolSurvivors of child sexual abuse and others are ramping up pressure on Pennsylvania's Republican senators to vote on a bill to would give victims a two-year window to file lawsuits that would otherwise be outdated.
'You Can't Put Church Ahead Of Children's Lives': Greensburg Catholic Diocese Hosts First 'Listening Session'The first of at least seven "Listening Sessions" in the Catholic Diocese of Greensburg, in the wake of the Pennsylvania Grand Jury report on Catholic clergy child sex abuse, was held Monday evening.
Federal Prosecutors Open Clergy Abuse Probe In Pa.The U.S. Justice Department has opened an investigation of child sexual abuse inside the Roman Catholic Church in Pennsylvania.
Pa. Senate Session Ends With No Vote On Church Abuse BillA feeling of disappointment filled the air in the Pennsylvania State Senate late Wednesday night after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement over the Statute of Limitations Reform Bill for child sex abuse victims.
Pa. Senate Pulls Plans To Vote On Church Abuse BillPennsylvania's Senate is pulling plans to vote on legislation to respond to a state grand jury report accusing hundreds of Roman Catholic priests of sexually abusing children over decades.