Rockville Center Diocese Wants to End Bankruptcy Without Sex Abuse Deal

A Catholic diocese in Long Island, New York has asked a judge to end its Chapter 11 bankruptcy, after failing to get support from about 530 sex abuse survivors on a proposed $200 million settlement of their claims against the diocese. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockville Centre, New York, which serves about 1.2 million … Read more

Diocese of Rockville Centre Makes ‘Best and Final Offer’ to Long Island Sexual Abuse Victims

The Diocese of Rockville Centre has made its “best and final proposal” for victims of sexual abuse. The offer announced on Tuesday totals $200 million in compensation, Diocese spokesperson Sean Dolan said, adding that the amended plan is the “most efficient and most effective means to immediately begin compensating all eligible survivors.” The proposal from … Read more