KC Diocese Worker: 'Boys Will Be Boys' a Mistake The diocese's computer director Julie Creech made the comments during a deposition earlier this month in a civil lawsuit.
More Evidence Coming in Pedophile Priest CaseThe Rev. Shawn Ratigan is scheduled to go to trial next month on 13 counts of sexually exploiting children.
Prosecutors Suggest 'Uncharged Crimes' By PriestThe 46-year-old priest also faces three state charges of possessing child pornography.
KC Diocese Ordered to Turn Over Documents Prosecutors want information about the diocese's investigation into past reports of priests accused of abusing children.
New Charge Sought Against KC Bishop, DioceseJackson County prosecutors are asking a judge to add a second misdemeanor charge.
KC Roman Catholic Bishop Back in CourtBishop Robert Finn is the highest-ranking U.S. Catholic official to be accused of shielding an abusive priest, and a conviction could send shock waves through a church hierarchy.
KC Diocese Spends over a Million on Sex Abuse CasesKansas City-St. Joseph Diocese spent more than $1 million over a four-month stretch last year in connection with priest sexual abuse cases.
KC Bishop Makes Deal with Prosecutors The agreement requires the bishop to report directly to the prosecutor monthly to apprise him of any reported abuse activities involving minors throughout the diocese's Clay County facilities.
Federal Trial For Priest Set For Summer 2012Rev. Shawn F. Ratigan faces child pornography charges.
Feds Want Life for Pedophile PriestProsecutors disclosed their sentencing goals Thursday in a motion asking that the Rev. Shawn Ratigan remain in jail until his trial.
New Lawsuit Against Predator Priest The lawsuit filed Thursday accuses Rev. Shawn Ratigan of engaging a 9-year-old girl in sexually explicit conduct.