Posts tagged "child abuse"
UN Demands Vatican Take Action Against Child Sexual Abuse

UN Demands Vatican Take Action Against Child Sexual Abuse

"The Committee is gravely concerned that the Holy See has not acknowledged the extent of the crimes committed, has not taken the necessary measures to address cases of child sexual abuse and to protect children, and has adopted policies and practices which have led to the continuation of the abuse by and the impunity of...
Chicago Archdiocese Documents Reveal Extensive Sexual Abuse Cover-Up

Chicago Archdiocese Documents Reveal Extensive Sexual Abuse Cover-Up

The documents show the lengths taken to protect priests, with complete disregard for the safety and well-being of abused children or those at risk.
SNAP: Pope's Comments Do Not Protect Children

SNAP: Pope’s Comments Do Not Protect Children

"He's done nothing to protect children, expose predators and deter cover ups. Not as a priest, bishop, archbishop or cardinal. Not as the pope."
Eight-Year-Old Yemeni Bride Dies of Internal Injuries First Night of Marriage

Eight-Year-Old Yemeni Bride Dies of Internal Injuries First Night of Marriage

According to a 2010 report by the Social Affairs Ministry, more than one-quarter of Yemen females marry before the age of 15.
New Documents Released Suggest Priest Pedophilia Cover-Up

New Documents Released Suggest Priest Pedophilia Cover-Up

New documents released to the public on Monday suggest that Archbishop of New York, Timothy Dolan attempted to protect priests accused of sexually abusing minors and redistributed church funds to prevent them being seized as assets in abuse settlements.