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Presbyterian Church Named in Abuse Lawsuit

A minister is taking his own denomination to task, claiming in a lawsuit that the Presbyterian Church was partly responsible for sexual abuse he suffered as a teenager.

07/28/2014

Rev. Joseph Jiang

Judge: Archdiocese Responsible for Alleged Misconduct of Priest

It’s the civil case of Father Joseph Jiang, accused of wrongdoing with a young girl in Lincoln County.

07/08/2014

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Plaintiff’s Attorney Stands By Abuse Allegations Against Former Priest

Defense attorney Ken Chackes says he stands by Jane Doe 92 and her allegations that she was raped by Father Ross.

07/07/2014

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Archdiocese: Witnesses Would Prove Abuse Allegations False

A 22-year-old woman identified as Jane Doe had accused Joseph Ross of molesting her as a small girl between 1997 and 2001.

07/07/2014

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Settlement Reached in Clergy Abuse Trial

It would have been the second child sexual abuse case against the St. Louis Archdiocese to make it to trial.

07/07/2014

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Church Officials: Former Pastor Credibly Accused of Child Sexual Abuse

Officials with the Giddings Lovejoy Presbytery say they consider child sex abuse allegations made in 2012 against former pastor Michael Walker Jackson credible.

07/01/2014

Gerald J. Howard

Former Boonville Priest Pleads Guilty to Sex Abuse

A former Catholic priest was sentenced to two concurrent 12-year sentences for molesting three teenage boys in Missouri.

06/18/2014

Catholic Ellen Prendergast of Old Monroe joins a crowd of 30 upset with Carlson's depositon

UPDATE: Carlson’s Deposition Stirs Strong Reactions

The Archdiocese says that Archbishop Carlson’s responses were taken out of context, and the media misreported the incident.

06/11/2014

The Most Reverend Robert Carlson wipes his forehead as he battles the 90 degree heat during the Procession of Bishops before becoming the ninth Roman Catholic Archbishop of St. Louis at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis in St. Louis on June 10, 2009. St. Louis will be Carlson's fourth diocese; he most recently served as the bishop of Saginaw, Mich. (Photo: UPI Photo/Bill Greenblatt)

SNAP: Archbishop Carlson’s Comments ‘Mind-Boggling,’ ‘Shocking’

St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson says he’s ‘not sure’ if he knew it was a crime for an adult to engage in sex with a child.

06/10/2014

Photo: Jerry Naunheim Jr./St. Louis Archdiocese

St. Louis Archbishop ‘Not Sure’ Whether He Knew Child Sex Abuse Was a Crime

Archbishop Robert Carlson says he never went to authorities after that priest admitted in 1984 that he engaged in criminal sexual contact with a minor.

06/09/2014

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