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Grand Jury Report Into Sexual Abuse In 6 Pa. Dioceses Released « CBS Pittsburgh

“Today, the most comprehensive report on child sexual abuse within the church ever produced in our country was released,” Attorney General Josh Shapiro said. “Pennsylvanians can finally learn the extent of sexual abuse in these dioceses. For the first time, … Continue reading

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FINRA Rule Helps Prevent Abuse

            FINRA Rule 2165 focuses on preventing the financial exploitation of certain “specified adults”.   The rule, put into effect on February 5, 2018, provides for a temporary hold on disbursement of funds or securities from the … Continue reading

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New York Nurse Charged with Elder Abuse

The Attorney General for the State of New York charged 57-year-old Jerry Clarke, a Rochester Nurse, with abusing a nursing home resident. Clarke, who worked at Creekview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, has been charged with a felony count of endangering … Continue reading

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The Abuse Neglect Proceeding. Identifying the Father within the Case

A putative father must establish paternity before he is entitled to notice of child protective proceedings. In re Gillespie, 197 Mich App 440, 443-446 (1992) Since a legal father who is not a party to the proceeding, (i.e., was not … Continue reading

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Cardinal McCarrick, prominent US Catholic, resigns over abuse claims – BBC News

Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of a prominent US cardinal accused of sexually assaulting a teenager nearly 50 years ago.Theodore McCarrick, 88, a former Archbishop of Washington, must also carry out "penance and prayer" pending a canonical trial, the … Continue reading

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