WASHINGTON – The Superior Court Division’s Sex Offense and Domestic Violence Section and the Victim Witness Assistance Unit of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia are launching a hotline and e-mail address for survivors to report child sexual abuse by clergy, U.S. Attorney Jessie K. Liu announced today.
Scott Morrison’s national apology to Australian survivors and victims of child sexual abuse – full speech
Full text of the apology speech for institutional child sexual abuse as delivered in parliament on Monday
PM delivers official national apology to victims of child sexual abuse – video
The office has already begun its work to raise awareness of child safety and to drive cultural change in institutions in the community – to ensure that the systemic failures and abuses of power that brought us here today are not repeated.
Standing with opposition leader Bill Shorten and the chairwoman of the national apology reference group, Cheryl Edwardes, Australian prime minister Scott Morrison delivers a national apology to victims and survivors of child sexual abuse
‘It’s a disaster’: Senate leader laments end of sex abuse victims bill, open to talks
Yet again, efforts to reform Pennsylvania’s child sex crimes laws appear to have failed in the Legislature. The Senate’s top leader on Wednesday lamented the failure, but left room open for more talks.
How a Catholic sex abuse report in Pennsylvania echoed around the U.S.
The U.S. Department of Justice is launching an investigation into child sex abuse within Pennsylvania’s Roman Catholic churches, the latest fallout of widespread allegations made public by a grand jury probe this summer. Here’s a timeline of events since the report’s release.
Federal prosecutors open probe into clergy sex abuse in Pennsylvania
Two people familiar with the probe say federal prosecutors have served subpoenas on dioceses across the state that seek a trove of sensitive files and testimony from church leaders.
Florida AG Pam Bondi launches statewide investigation into sexual abuse by priests
Posted By Dara Kam, News Service of Florida on Fri, Oct 5, 2018 at 10:45 am
Montana Jehovah’s Witness sex abuse case underscores church’s worldwide reckoning
Sen. Bill could waive statute of limitations
House amendment would open a 2-year window for now-adult victims of childhood abuse to file claims.
Pennsylvania AG Shapiro: New information has surfaced since Catholic sex abuse report
Woman Claims Mormon Church’s Cover-Up Culture Protected Her Sexual Predator Dad
The Mormon church has a “culture” that protects sexual predators, Johnson said during the press conference.
This is from 5 years ago. First Amendment used to defend not reporting abuse to authorities.
Pennsylvania meeting highlights abuse problems among Jehovah’s Witnesses
June 2018 meeting in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania attended by the press, activists, attorneys, and state politicians. Presents Watchtower policy related to Jehovah’s Witness child abusers.