7 Victims Name Priests Who Sexually Abused Them as Children
Seven men who were abused as children by priests of the Archdiocese of New York revealed on Thursday some of the details of the settlements they had received through the archdiocese’s new sexual abuse survivor compensation fund.
Since October, more than 100 victims have settled their sex abuse cases with the archdiocese by taking their claims to the Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program. But very few details have been revealed because the program keeps the cases confidential, and no victims have yet spoken out.
The seven victims who revealed details on Thursday did so through their lawyer, J. Michael Reck. He said that they had received settlements of . . .