SNAP Media Events

IL- Accused abusive cleric now on the job

Accused abusive cleric now on the job

Church admits charges against him are “credible”

But they let predator work in Pope’s home diocese

And he’s been put back to work twice since accusation

Religious order recently moved its headquarters to Chicago

SNAP releases list of 14 credibly accused clerics they oversee


IL- Child sex case filed against karate studio

Child sex case filed against karate studio

Instructor & supervisor there face recent allegations

Charges include making child porn & molesting boys

Teacher is in custody after being arrested & charged

SNAP: “Others with knowledge & suspicions must speak up”


Groups urge Pope to open abuse files

Groups urge Pope to open abuse files

UN panel pushes Vatican for information

SNAP & CCR call request “unprecedented

Victims and advocates are encouraged by the move

Two organizations charge that Catholic officials violate treaty


Pulitzer Prize-winning author to speak in Fullerton, San Diego, Santa Barbara, San Francisco and Seattle

Pulitzer Prize-winning author to speak in San Diego, Fullerton, Santa Barbara, San Francisco and Seattle

New blockbuster called 'definitive history' of clergy sex abuse crisis

Panel will include local survivors and advocates profiled in book


Geneva - Abuse victims applaud UN panel

Abuse victims applaud UN panel

It sides with oppressed Irish women

SNAP urges governments to help Magdalenes

Church & state should “seek out others who suffer in silence”

And they should provide quck but thorough help to the elderly women, SNAP says


HI- Victims to leaflet Kailua neighborhood where accused priest lived, worked

Victims to leaflet Kailua neighborhood where accused priest lived, worked

A least six kids have charged cleric with abuse

Neighbors may know witnesses, other victims

It is safe and right to talk about abuse, leaflet says

New law gives victims rights to expose abuse, get justice


TX- Victims seek Baptists' help

Victims seek Baptists' help

They leaflet  outside huge SBC convention

Group deplores backing of accused predators

SNAP, wants church officials to train their flocks

There’s “a right way & a wrong way” to act when ministers are accused


Victims blast Richmond, VA church members

Victims blast Richmond church members

Board publicly back recently-arrested minister

Pastor is accused of molesting two girls in Texas

Group says rallying behind alleged molester is “hurtful

It “intimidates other victims, witnesses & whistleblowers,” SNAP charges


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