Delaware Priest Smuggled Child Porn, Including ‘Torture’ Images, Into The U.S., Feds Say

A former Catholic priest at DeSales University has been indicted on federal charges that he smuggled child pornography, including some images investigators characterized as “torture” porn, into the U.S. from overseas. U.S. Attorney William McSwain announced Thursday that the charges were filed against William McCandless, 56, of Wilmington, Del., in federal Eastern District Court in … Read more

Allentown Priest Sentenced to Prison for Groping 17-Year-Old

A Roman Catholic priest in Pennsylvania has been sentenced for groping a 17-year-old parishioner and sending her lewd photos and a video. The Rev. Kevin Lonergan was sentenced Monday to one to two years in prison for indecent assault, The Morning Call reported. Authorities say Lonergan met the teen at St. Francis of Assisi Church … Read more