Posts Tagged ‘Church abuse victim compensation’

French Catholic Church to sell assets to compensate sex abuse victims

Thursday, November 11th, 2021
French church compensate victims

The bishops of France will sell real estate assets to compensate sexual abuse survivors who were victims of clergy and staff of the French Catholic Church. “We will not take money from the Church’s yearly parish contributions, we will not use donations that the faithful make to us for [our missions]”, Éric de Moulins-Beaufort, president Read more

Spike in legal action against Church jams Victorian courts

Monday, September 30th, 2019

A spike in legal action against the Catholic Church is resulting in calls for Victoria’s state premier to speed up the court system for abuse victims. So far the church in Victoria has been hit with at least 800 new legal actions for child sexual abuse since state legislation allowed new rights for survivors. They Read more