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St. Louis archbishop claims he wasn’t sure it was illegal for priests to have sex with kids

St. Louis Archbishop Robert Carlson testified last month that he wasn’t sure whether it was illegal for priests to have sex with children while he served as chancellor of the St. Paul and Minneapolis archdiocese. The former chancellor gave a deposition last month in a lawsuit that claims the Minnesota…

The Citadel releases documents on child sex abuse allegations

CHARLESTON, South Carolina (Reuters) – The Citadel, South Carolina’s military college, released documents on Monday linked to a 2007 internal probe of child abuse allegations brought by a former Citadel summer camper against a camp counselor. The Charleston-based Citadel, in the wake of unrelated accusations of child sex abuse at…

After Penn State, The Citadel reveals abuse probe

CHARLESTON, South Carolina (Reuters) – In the wake of the Penn State child sex abuse scandal, The Citadel military college in South Carolina, revealed on Saturday that it had investigated accusations against a camp counselor but took no action. The man has since been jailed on separate charges of molesting…

Penn State without Paterno loses to Nebraska

Penn State’s football team came up short Saturday minus Joe Paterno, losing an emotionally-charged first game since a shocking child sex-abuse scandal engulfed the college campus. In a hushed Beaver Stadium prior to Penn State’s final home game of the season against Nebraska, players from both teams gathered at midfield…

Two years on, Michael Jackson’s death still a mystery

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Two years after Michael Jackson’s shock death, the mystery over exactly how he died continues to fuel legal wrangling, conspiracy theories and family strains over the King of Pop’s clouded legacy. While fans are expected to pay their respects this weekend — including by dropping red…

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