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By Sascha Cordner WFSU
At least one lawmaker has followed through on an abuse survivor’s vow to make sure legislation was filed to allow young victims to use private recordings in sex abuse cases.
Madeleine Baran · St. Paul, Minn. · Dec 26, 2014
One of the biggest stories of 2014 was the MPR News investigation of the clergy sex abuse cover-up in the Twin Cities archdiocese.
Son of key figure in Kellner extortion case was hefty contributor to Thompson’s campaign.
12/24/14 Hella Winston Jewish Week Correspondent
Activists on forced adoption say story is a global one, and still needs telling
Jennifer Hough, in Toronto Mon, Dec 22, 2014, 01:00
By Holliday Moore, December 18, 2014 @ 11:06 am
PHOENIX -- A survivor of sexual abuse is calling leaders at the Catholic diocese in Gallup, New Mexico, cowards.
Neal Justin, Updated: December 17, 2014 - 2:16 PM
Minnesota Public Radio has won a a prestigious national award for its series of investigative stories into how the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis attempted to cover up abuse of children by priests.
Personnel Foul -- Central Catholic questions its hiring practices as sexual misconduct allegations surface about another football coach.
December 17th, 2014 BETH SLOVIC | News Stories
When it comes to football, Central Catholic High School has a lot to cheer about.
Kip Hill The Spokesman-Review, December 16, 2014 in City
Spokane’s former Bishop Blase Cupich disputes the testimony of a now-resigned top lieutenant, saying he never directed attorneys to sling mud at the law firm that guided the Spokane Diocese through bankruptcy.
Jay Michaelson, Divine Injustice, 12.15.14
A unique report on the ultra-conservative Bob Jones University points to the theological roots of sexual abuse and scandals.
By December 12, 2014 at 7:31 AMDecember 12, 2014 at 1:00 AM, updated
SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- The Catholic Diocese of Syracuse has found credible evidence that as many as nine of its priests sexually abused children, but has not made their names public.