1-888-538-8541 Last April, the PA Attorney General’s Office established a toll-free phone number for survivors of child sex abuse (who were PA residents, or were abused by someone in PA) to call if they wanted to file a report of being sexually abused or molested […]
| 7/26/16 | Ivey DeJesus | PennLive | A former employee of a high school in the Altoona‑Johnstown Diocese has been criminally charged with sexually assaulting a student. The Attorney General’s Office on Tuesday released the criminal complaint against John Bowman Thornberry, 28, a former […]
| 7/21/16 Host -Marty Radovanic | WJAC TV Altoona/Johnstown | WJAC-TV examined the aftermath of the church abuse Thursday night in the local area during a special round-table discussion.
| 7/18/16 | Kathleen E. Carey, Delaware County Daily Times Standing in front of the Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul Monday, state Rep. Mark Rozzi, D-126 of Berks County, threw a pile of grand jury reports on the steps, vowing the fight for a […]
| 7/20/16 | DelcoTimes The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is learning that while a key aspect of House Bill 1947 might be going away, its biggest booster is not. State Rep. Mark Rozzi, D-126, of Berks County, the man who authored the controversial language in the […]
| 6/19/16 | Maria Panaritis | Philadelphia Inquirer Stoking a legislative fight over the civil statute of limitations, the Berks County Democrat pledged to rewrite a pending House bill to include a two-year window in which any adult of any age could sue private institutions […]
“And, so this is what happened…” is often how the stories begin. Each story is unique, but at core, all the same. Someone or someone(s) caused great harm to children and the long term effects for many of those children bear the “fruits” of chronic, […]