Penn. RCC church scandal continues–where was law enforcement?
Via Andy Ostrowski:
Tonight on Justice Served – Catholic Church Abuse Scandal – 6 p.m. (eastern time)
In light of the recent Pennsylvania grand jury report which is “the latest case in the global sexual abuse scandal that has rocked the Roman Catholic Church worldwide,” I will have courageous advocate Mike Ference on Justice Served to talk about his decades-long efforts to reveal the decades-long cover-up of these matters in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese.
There appears to be something intrinsic to law enforcement in Pennsylvania that has allowed these matters to go uninvestigated and prosecuted, through “instances in which law enforcement officers and prosecutors failed to pursue allegations of child sexual abuse within the diocese,” and Mike and I will be focusing significantly on these issues.
Hundreds of children were sexually abused over a period of 40 years by priests or church leaders in the Altoona-Johnstown Diocese, a grand jury investigation has…