church abuse

FILE- In this file photo from Oct. 17, 2018, survivors of child sexual abuse hug in the Pennsylvania Capitol in Harrisburg, Pa.
AP Photo/Marc Levy, File
January 28, 2019 - 4:32 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Lawmakers have returned to the Pennsylvania Capitol but have yet to revisit legislation on child sexual abuse scandals since an October fight killed a bill that would have allowed long-ago victims to sue the Roman Catholic Church and other institutions. The Legislature's new...
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Church Generic
Mark Abrams
January 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A nationally-recognized victim advocate says some of those who've been abused by Roman Catholic clerics are being shut out of newly-created compensation programs being set up by dioceses and archdioceses, including one established last month in Philadelphia. Marci...
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Catholic church
Dreamstime
Paul Kurtz
October 19, 2018 - 9:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Word of the federal investigation into the Catholic Church has ignited debate among the faithful and insiders. Father Lingutla Balaswamy is a Catholic priest from Madras, India, visiting Philadelphia just as word got out about the federal government's investigation...
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