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Windows closing for clergy sex abuse victims to sue Catholic church – The Guardian

Windows closing for clergy sex abuse victims to sue Catholic church – The Guardian

Windows closing for clergy sex abuse victims to sue Catholic church The Guardian But in May 2013, Minnesota created a three-year window for past victims of abuse to file child sex abuse lawsuits against the church and other institutions, even after the statute of limitations has closed. This was a life-changing opportunity for …

Gargoyle Kills Woman: Statute Falls On Pedestrian In Freakish Accident – The Inquisitr

Gargoyle Kills Woman: Statute Falls On Pedestrian In Freakish Accident – The Inquisitr

Gargoyle Kills Woman: Statute Falls On Pedestrian In Freakish Accident The Inquisitr The church where the woman died from the gargoyle statue head is a Gothic revival structure. Records show it is a post-Civil War structure that went under construction in 1874. Documents show the building sustained a number of safety code violations

Minn. priest accused of abusing 20 boys said church took no action against him – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minn. priest accused of abusing 20 boys said church took no action against him – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minneapolis Star Tribune Minn. priest accused of abusing 20 boys said church took no action against him Minneapolis Star Tribune The lawsuit is among dozens filed against church officials across the state over the past year, in response to a new law that extends the statute of limitations for civil suits over alleged abuse. Anderson's law firm has publicly released depositions … Priest allowed to be around kids after complaints St. Cloud Times Former Priest says He was Never Disciplined for Abuse Allegations KSTP.com Priest accused of sexual abuse says he was never reprimanded Rick Kupchella’s BringMeTheNews all 20 news articles

Milwaukee archdiocese announces bankruptcy reorganization that creates $7 … – National Catholic Reporter

Milwaukee archdiocese announces bankruptcy reorganization that creates $7 … – National Catholic Reporter

National Catholic Reporter Milwaukee archdiocese announces bankruptcy reorganization that creates $7 … National Catholic Reporter Most of the lawsuits in state court were dismissed on the grounds that the statute of limitations had expired, but the Wisconsin Supreme Court found that they could be sued for negligence if church officials knowingly placed abusive priests in … Milwaukee Archdiocese has paid $19M in legal fees for bankruptcy case WHBL Sheboygan Wis. archdiocese: 125 abuse victims could get paid cbs4qc.com all 303 news articles

Lawsuit says church abuse in Montana spanned decades – Helena Independent Record

Lawsuit says church abuse in Montana spanned decades – Helena Independent Record

Lawsuit says church abuse in Montana spanned decades Helena Independent Record The case is one of four sex-abuse lawsuits against the Catholic Church in Montana since last year and the second against the Great Falls-Billings Diocese. Attorneys for the plaintiffs have said the statute of limitations precludes the pursuit of … and more

Lawsuit says Montana church abuse spanned decades – The Missoulian

Lawsuit says Montana church abuse spanned decades – The Missoulian

Lawsuit says Montana church abuse spanned decades The Missoulian The case is one of four sex-abuse lawsuits against the Catholic church in Montana since last year and the second against the Great Falls-Billings Diocese. Attorneys for the plaintiffs have said the statute of limitations precludes the pursuit of … and more

Catholic Bishops Denounce Assembly Bill Making It Easier for Sexual Abuse … – Politicker

Catholic Bishops Denounce Assembly Bill Making It Easier for Sexual Abuse … – Politicker

Politicker Catholic Bishops Denounce Assembly Bill Making It Easier for Sexual Abuse … Politicker “While Assembly Member Margaret Markey pursues a one-year 'window' in the statute of limitations to allow for lawsuits for 60- or 70-year old claims of sexual abuse against private schools and churches , it would be wise to look at what is going on … and more

New Ala. immigration law treading on religious freedom, bishop says – National Catholic Reporter

New Ala. immigration law treading on religious freedom, bishop says – National Catholic Reporter

BBC News New Ala. immigration law treading on religious freedom, bishop says National Catholic Reporter Four religious leaders have joined together and filed a lawsuit against the statute. “This statute is so broadly written that it interferes with the freedom of the church ,” said Mobile, Ala., Archbishop Thomas J. Rodi, on why he filed a lawsuit against … The Nation's Cruelest Immigration Law New York Times Judge orders temporary block on Alabama's immigration law – criticized on both … Daily Mail all 428 news articles