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BishopAccountability.org: The Information Blackout in New York

As a researcher, transparency advocate and Catholic, I am struck by a particular result of New York’s unusually short civil statute of limitations for child sex crimes. New York’s religious instit

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BishopAccountability.Org: Making Children Safer: More Prosecutors Are Charging Catholic Officials for Enabling Abusers

It's crucial that this shift continue -- that more civil authorities recognize their duty to hold Catholic officials accountable for reporting allegations and removing abusers. Read More

BishopAccountability.org: Cardinal O'Malley Sidesteps the Truth: The Vatican Still Refuses to Require Reporting of Child Sex Crimes to Secular Authorities

As of 2016, the Vatican still refuses to require reporting. Read More