Abuse By Priests

Catholic church
Dreamstime
Kristie Keleshian
February 17, 2020 - 4:58 pm
A priest who taught at the now-closed Don Bosco Technical High School is accused of sexually abusing a student more than 100 times in the 1970s, according to a suit that the Diocese of Paterson is facing.
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AP Photo/Marc Levy
October 18, 2018 - 5:38 pm
Prosecutors are using subpoenas to demand secret files and testimony from high-ranking leaders in what victims' advocates say is the first such probe ever launched by the U.S. Justice Department.
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A priest's collar.
Dreamstime
September 14, 2018 - 2:53 pm
A week after a special task force was created by the New Jersey Attorney General’s office to investigate allegation of sexual assault by priest, a hotline set up to allow victims to share their stories with investigators has been flooded with calls.
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Pope Francis
AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File
August 20, 2018 - 1:48 pm
Pope Francis issued a letter to Roman Catholics around the world Monday condemning the crime of priestly sexual abuse and its cover-up.
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A priest's collar.
Dreamstime
August 20, 2018 - 1:21 pm
A New Jersey state lawmaker is calling on the Attorney General to follow Pennsylvania’s lead and conduct an investigation into sex abuse allegations against priests.
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