Almost 4 Years After Arrest For Sexually Abusing Two Teens
Yerachmiel Lopin Frumfollies.com October 17, 2012
Emanuel Yegutkin is now in the second day of his trial before Judge D. Riviezzo, in Kings County Supreme Court, Part 14 (case # 00902-2009). According to the Daily News, of January 26, 2009, “Two teenage boys told cops they endured years of sexual abuse. READ MORE
10 Years On, Clergy Abuse Scandal Still Reverberates
January 24, 2012
The Boston Globe broke the story of sex abuse within the Catholic Church's Boston diocese, and a systematic cover up, in 2002. Since then, hundreds of victims have come forward with their stories. After resistance, the Church changed course, but many complain it hasn't gone far enough.
Michael Rezendes, reporter, Boston Globe
Suzin Bartley, executive director, Children's Trust Fund
Mitchell Garabedian, attorney for victims in suits against the Catholic Church
NEAL CONAN, host for National Public Radio
This is TALK OF THE NATION. I'm Neal Conan in Washington. Ten years ago this month, The Boston Globe published the first in a series of stories about the sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests and systematic cover-up by the archdiocese of Boston.
The scandal shocked millions and proved to be just the beginning. It wasn't just Boston, and it wasn't just the U.S. Hundreds have now spoken out around the world. Their stories and their lawsuits forced the church to deal with an issue it kept under the rug for decades. READ MORE