Catholic Church

Child Sex Abuse Billboard
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August 14, 2019 - 10:21 am
Several institutions are being targeted on day one of New York’s Child Victims Act.
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Priest
Dreamstime
August 07, 2019 - 6:45 pm
An attorney for childhood victims alleging sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy says he has turned up the names of 12 New Jersey priests who were not previously disclosed on lists the church released.
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Priest
Dreamstime
July 28, 2019 - 5:41 pm
An ongoing New York investigation that some think could hold a “bombshell” about abuse in the Catholic Church remains secret ­— and victims want to know what’s in it.
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Pride colors
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May 24, 2019 - 6:30 pm
A charter school that rents space from a Roman Catholic church in northern New Jersey has modified LGBT components in a student-created mural after church officials raised concerns.
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Rafael Mendoza
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March 19, 2019 - 1:52 pm
An alleged victim of sexual abuse at the hands of a trusted priest is telling his story.
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Pope Francis
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February 21, 2019 - 2:11 pm
Pope Francis officially opened a landmark sex abuse prevention summit at the Vatican on Thursday be offering senior Catholic leaders 21 proposals to punish predators and keep children safe.
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Nun
Dreamstime
February 18, 2019 - 11:13 am
Stories of sexual abuse at the hands of nuns are starting to spread, dealing another potential blow to the reputation of the Catholic Church.
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Catholic priest
Dreamstime
January 29, 2019 - 6:45 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo is shrugging off criticism from Catholic leaders over his support of a new state abortion law.
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New York State Capitol
Dreamstime
January 28, 2019 - 12:13 pm
The New York State Legislature is expected to pass legislation Monday that would extend the statute of limitations for child sex abuse victims.
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Cardinal Timothy Dolan
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December 20, 2018 - 4:21 pm
Cardinal Timothy Dolan, the Archbishop of New York, said he's worried about the possible legalization of recreational marijuana in the state.
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