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Pennsylvania victims aren’t invited, but will be represented at Vatican conference on clergy sex abuse

“They might not let us in, but I’m going to be banging really hard on that door.”
By Charles Thompson, PennLive

Harrisburg joins other Pa. Roman Catholic dioceses in opening fund to compensate sex abuse victims

Any assault survivor who has already identified themselves to the Harrisburg diocese will be able to file claims through May 13.
By Katie Meyer

Harrisburg Catholics seeking answers after clergy sex abuse scandal pack ‘listening session’

“Why was this allowed to go on for so long and how can it get better?”
By Christine Vendel, PennLive


Recent court ruling could change how Pa. uses investigative grand juries

The decision may make grand jury reports, like the recent one looking into child abuse in six Pa. Roman Catholic dioceses, much less common.
By Katie Meyer

New lawsuit against Pa. Catholic dioceses demand more secrets be revealed

Plaintiffs' lawyers say they want more alleged enablers to be named
By Bobby Allyn, WHYY

Frustration, anger as clergy abuse bill stalls in PA Senate

It's unclear when, or if at all, lawmakers will be able to get the bill finished to extend statutes of limitations on child sexual abuse cases.
By Katie Meyer

Sisters from one family talk about sexual abuse by priest

Grand jury report: One priest sexually assaulted, abused and molested five sisters in Dauphin County
By Scott LaMar

Updated: August 22, 2018 | 6:20 pm

In wake of clergy abuse report, a likely legislative fight brews

Mark Rozzi, a Berks County Democrat who says a priest raped him when he was a teenager, wants to open a two-year window for people to bring suits in cases that have already exceeded the statute. But that provision has proven tricky.

By Katie Meyer