The Catholic Archdiocese of Boston sex abuse scandal was part of a series of Catholic Church Another accused priest who was involved in the Spotlight scandal also pleaded guilty. The Globe's coverage encouraged other victims to come.
Catholic Church sexual abuse cases are cases of child sexual abuse by Catholic priests, nuns and members of religious orders. In the 20th and 21st centuries.
J Child Sex Abus. 2012;21(4):437-55. doi: 10.1080/10538712.2012.693579. Understanding child sexual abuse by Catholic priests from a situational perspective.
Nearly 1,700 priests and other clergy members that the Roman Catholic Church considers credibly accused of child sexual abuse are living.
October 24, 2018 • Karl Racine ordered the probe after the archdiocese released a list of priests "credibly" accused of child sex abuse over a decades-long.