NEW YORK — The Archdiocese of New York released the names of 120 clergy April 26 who have been either credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor or been determined that claims against them are eligible for compensation. “I write to ask forgiveness again for the failings of those clergy and bishops who should have provided for
WOODBRIDGE – A priest who served at St. Cecelia Church in the Iselin section has been arrested and charged with multiple counts of sexual assault of a child between the ages of 14 and 17 in the 1990s, Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew C. Carey announced Thursday. Father Thomas P. Ganley, 63, of
Parties trying to settle Guam’s 200-plus clergy sex abuse claims are bracing for the impact of the federal government’s partial shutdown and reports of the Boy Scouts of America’s consideration of bankruptcy filing, lawyers told the court Thursday. The Archdiocese of Agana filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Wednesday to reorganize and pay off clergy sex abuse claims.
SANTIAGO, Chile — Authorities arrested a priest Thursday on accusations of sexually abusing minors, the latest turn in a scandal engulfing Chile’s Roman Catholic Church for having covered up abuses for decades. Oscar Munoz Toledo, a priest who was once the chancellor of Santiago’s archbishopric, was arrested by police on the orders of prosecutor