sex abuse

Pa  Passes Child Abuse Bills
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November 21, 2019 - 4:52 pm
A bill to provide more time to file charges or lawsuits over sexual abuse is on its way to Governor Tom Wolf along with legislation to invalidate confidentiality agreements that aim to keep child sexual abuse victims from talking to investigators. The House passed the statute-of-limitations bill by...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Aug. 19, 2018 file photo, Pope Francis prays for the victims of the Kerala floods during the Angelus noon prayer in St.Peter's Square, at the Vatican. Pope Francis has issued a letter to Catholics around the world condemning the "crime" of priestly sexual abuse and cover-up and demanding accountability, in response to new revelations in the United States of decades of misconduct by the Catholic Church. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia, File)
August 20, 2018 - 9:49 am
By NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis issued a letter to Catholics around the world Monday condemning the crime of priestly sexual abuse and its cover-up and demanding accountability, in response to new revelations in the United States of decades of misconduct by the...
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