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‘Nothing’s Really Changed’ – A Year After The Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report, Those Affected ‘Disappointed’ By Lack Of Action

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Shaun Dougherty and Cindy Leech sat, a few feet away from each other, inside the Pennsylvania State Capitol on Aug. 14, 2018. Robert Hoatson stood, by himself, with his back against a wall. Together, they, along with about a hundred other individuals, listened as Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro provided details about a grand jury […]

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New Orleans Abuse Finding Didn’t End Ex-Deacon’s Work With Children

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A former Roman Catholic deacon barred from the ministry in New Orleans because of sexual abuse allegations maintained access to schoolchildren and held leadership roles as recently as last year in the Knights of Columbus, despite promising three decades ago to avoid young boys “for the good of the Church,” according to records obtained by […]