Pa. Supreme Court Throws Out Lawsuit, Dealing Blow To Outdated Claims Of Child Sex AbusePa.'s Supreme Court has thrown out a lawsuit filed by a woman accusing a priest of sexual abuse in the 1970s.
Former Pittsburgh Penguins Goaltender Frank Pietrangelo, Known For 'The Save,' Says He Was Among Those Sexually Abused By Former Hockey CoachFrank Pietrangelo is still haunted by what he said happened to him during unusual visualization drills run by University of Minnesota goalie coach Tom “Chico” Adrahtas.
Pa. Lawmakers Restart Amendment Process On Child Sex Abuse SuitsState lawmakers restarted the process to allow now-adult victims of child sexual abuse to bring lawsuits against their abusers.
Former Ohio Dance Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing 9 Teenage Students Over 2 DecadesA former dance instructor in Ohio is accused of sexually abusing nine of his teenage students over two decades.
Greensburg Diocese Priest Facing Sexual Abuse ChargesFather Andrew Kawecki is being accused of sexually abusing a former altar boy.
Lawsuit Against Catholic Diocese Of Pittsburgh Accuses Priest Of Sexual AbuseA lawsuit has been filed against the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh alleging that a man was sexually assaulted and raped by a priest when he was an altar boy.
Charges Held For Court Against Westmoreland Co. Man Accused Of Beating 3-Year-Old Boy To DeathThe horrific and brutal details in the alleged sexual abuse and murder of 3-year-old Mikel Fetterman were revealed in his alleged killer's preliminary hearing today.
Harrisburg Diocese Becomes First In Pa. To Seek Bankruptcy After Paying $12M To Sexual Abuse SurvivorsThe Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg filed for bankruptcy Wednesday, six months after disclosing it had paid millions of dollars to people sexually abused as children by its clerics.
UPMC Study: Coaches Can Help Prevent Dating Violence In Young MenA new UMPC study said coaches can help prevent sexual violence and promote healthy relationships for young men.
Judge Allows Lawsuit Alleging Pittsburgh Diocese Created 'Public Nuisance'A Pennsylvania judge has ruled a lawsuit can move forward against the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh.
Pennsylvania's Sexual Abuse Laws Leave Survivors ConflictedWhen Pa. overhauled its child sexual abuse laws, absent from the bill-signing were some who had worked hardest to see the changes pass.
Diocese: Independent Review Board Finds Allegations Against 4 Priests To Be CredibleAn Independent Review Board has determined that sexual abuse allegations against four priests are credible, the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh says.
Gov. Tom Wolf Signs Anti-Child Sexual Abuse Measures Into LawPennsylvania has enacted a law to give future victims of child sexual abuse more time to sue, and to end time limits for authorities to file criminal charges.
Jerry Sandusky Resentenced To 30 To 60 Years In Prison In Penn State Child Sex Abuse CaseFormer Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has been given the same 30 to 60 years in prison sentence.
Pa. On Verge Of Extending Time For Abuse ChargesA bill to provide more time to file charges or lawsuits over sexual abuse is on its way to Pennsylvania's governor.