WV Supreme Court says Mormon multi-state sex abuse lawsuit can move forward
Lawsuit alleges bishops covered up teen’s 2005 Utah conviction for sex offenses and recommended teen as babysitter for young families
Sexually violent offender, Michael Jensen, is serving 35 to 75-year sentence for child sexual abuse
Evidence points to widespread cover-up
In a stunning victory for nine victims of child sexual abuse in the Mormon Church, the West Virginia Supreme Court on Friday formally overturned a lower court, ruling there was evidence that high-ranking Mormon officials covered up for a sexually violent predator for years, allowing him to molest children in Utah and West Virginia.