STORY OF THE DAY


Latest allegations against St. Louis priest test the faithful Easter weekend

By Lilly Fowler

April 21, 2014

ST. LOUIS  The Roman Catholic Church was rocked by the clergy sex scandal in the United States more than a decade ago.

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The privacy and free speech of victims and SNAP are being attacked by lawyers for predators and their enablers. Details available here.


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Media Statements

MN- Nienstedt won't punish "enablers;" SNAP responds

For immediate release: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 

Statement by David Clohessy of St. Louis, Director of SNAP, the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (314 566 9790, SNAPclohessy@aol.com)

In our view, here's the most important admission in Archbishop John Nienstedt 's deposition.

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MN- Group praises victim & litigation re Nienstedt deposition release

For immediate release: Tuesday, April 22, 2014 

Statement by Frank Meuers of SNAP, the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (952-334-5180, frankameuers@gmail.com)

"It's just about money." That’s what many Catholic officials say when they're sued for committing and concealing child sex crimes. But today's release of Archbishop John Nienstedt's deposition is proof that civil lawsuits are a key tool in the struggle to safeguard children from predators.

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WV- 'warlock' arrested for sexually assaulting children, SNAP responds

For immediate release: Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Statement by David Clohessy of St. Louis, director of SNAP, the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (314 566 9790, SNAPclohessy@aol.com)

A Bluefield man, who claims to be a “warlock,” was arrested for sexually assaulting children. Our heart aches for the innocent kids who were hurt and their families.

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NE- Former youth pastor faces 40 years in prison, victims respond

For immediate release: Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Statement by David Clohessy of St. Louis, director of SNAP, the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (314-566-9790 cell, SNAPclohessy@aol.com)

A former youth pastor from Kearney was sentenced to 17-40 years in prison for sexually assaulting 3 boys. We are grateful to the brave victims who spoke up and to the judge for a strict sentence. 

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Latest ICC Filing Update

On April 11, 2012, SNAP and CCR update the ICC filing with new developments and supplemental evidence. You can read the new filing here.

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