She The People: sexual abuse


Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 09/07/2012

Trial switch of bishop guilty of protecting priest was PR move to help the church, critic says

It was a brilliant PR move to change the trial of Catholic Bishop Robert Finn so that he would avoid a long jury trial on counts of failure to report suspicions of child sex abuse.

By Diana Reese  |  04:33 PM ET, 09/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bishop Robert Finn, Catholic Church, Shawn Ratigan, child pornography, child sexual abuse, Kansas City - St. Joseph diocese

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 07/17/2012

NCAA death penalty for SMU a blow for decades; should Penn State suffer same fate?

The transgressions at Penn State were far more serious, but do students deserve to suffer?

By Lori Stahl  |  08:38 AM ET, 07/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Penn State, death penalty, NCAA, SMU, Sandusky, Joe Paterno, child sexual abuse

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 07/13/2012

Boy Scout leaders work to prevent abuse. Will Penn State do the same?

Losing an $18.5 million lawsuit in 2010 has encouraged the Boy Scouts of America to step up its efforts to protect boys from sexual predators. Will Penn State do the same?

By Diana Reese  |  10:51 AM ET, 07/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boy Scouts, BSA, Penn State, sexual abuse, pedophile, Jerry Sandusky, Joe Paterno, Louis Freeh, youth protection training, two-deep leadership