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- Maryland House votes to remove statute of limitations for child sexual abuseAnnapolis, Md., Mar 19, 2019 / 04:02 pm (CNA).- The Maryland House of Delegates has approved a bill to entirely remove the statute of limitations for filing lawsuits related to child sexual abuse. The House voted 136-2 to advance bipartisan House Bill 687 on to the Senate, the Baltimore Sun ... read more
- Lawsuit says West Virginia diocese knowingly hired sex abusers as teachersCharleston, W.Va., Mar 19, 2019 / 03:58 pm (CNA).- The attorney general of West Virginia has filed a lawsuit charging that the Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston and its former bishop knowingly employed sex abusers in roles that worked with children and failed to disclose their backgrounds to parents. The lawsuit alleges ... read more
- African bishops offer prayers, call for aid after Cyclone Idai wreaks havocSolwezi, Zambia, Mar 19, 2019 / 03:01 pm (CNA).- Bishops in Malawi, Mozambique, and elsewhere in Africa are calling for prayers and humanitarian aid following deadly floods and tropical cyclones that have left dozens dead and have displaced hundreds of thousands of people. Bishop Charles Kasonde of Solwezi, chairman of ... read more
- Archdiocese of Milwaukee removes names of two bishops from buildingsMilwaukee, Wis., Mar 19, 2019 / 01:57 pm (CNA).- The Archdiocese of Milwaukee announced Tuesday that it will remove from archdiocesan buildings the names of two former archbishops who were found to have reassigned priests accused of sexual abuse. “As a sign of repentance, and because of the pain caused ... read more