Group urges victims to speak with civil authorities first, instead of church officials
Sen. John Lamping, said every business should have a right to choose what health care coverage it provides to its employees.
A year after same-sex couples could get a civil union in Illinois, there’s a bill to make Illinois one of the states sanctioning same-sex marriage.
Clergy abuse group says opening up its secret files to court would violate trust with victims
The bishops say Quinn doesn’t yet understand their concern: That just because he’s Catholic doesn’t mean anytime he follows his conscience it’s consistent with Catholic teachings.
Governor defends his decision to present an award at an abortion-rights function
Raymond Kownacki is accused of sexually abusing an altar boy from 1985 to 1987 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Valmeyer.