SNAP Media Events

New clergy sex abuse & cover up case is filed

  • New clergy sex abuse & cover up case is filed
  • Predator priest taught recently at NJ school
  • Church officials misled victim, lawsuit asserts
  • Other men charge they were molested by cleric too
  • Victim appeals to Governor for help reforming “predator-friendly” laws
  • Group urges others who “saw, suspected or suffered” crimes to “step forward

Group challenges bishop over accused predator

  • Group challenges bishop over accused predator
  • Prelate kept secret about child sex accusations for 3 years
  • Catholic officials allegedly “restricted” priest but warned no one
  • Now, he’s been arrested in Canada for molesting at least one child
  • SNAP: “Now, pedophile priests are moved from nation to nation, not just from city to city”

Victims praise one prosecutor & blast another

  • Victims praise one prosecutor & blast another
  • Brooklyn DA arrests dozens of Orthodox predators
  • But Bronx prosecutor cuts “bizarre deal” with Catholic one
  • Group also praises Jewish victims for “breaking their silence
  • It blasts case where principal was charged, pled & sentenced on same day
  • SNAP: All churches must seek out others who saw, suspected & suffered crimes

Springfield clergy abuse victim speaks out

  • Local clergy abuse victim speaks out
  • Lawsuit says 3 priests abused him as a boy
  • Victim, now 40, speaks publicly here for first time
  • He wants Springfield bishop to “reach out” to other victims
  • Predator worked here at Catholic cathedral for three years
  • This is first case in MO to implicate so many clerics, SNAP says

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