Newspapers, victims sue for release of Pa. grand jury's clergy sex abuse report

Posted July 9, 2018 5:11 pm by Editor

Newspapers, victims sue for release of Pa. grand jury's clergy sex abuse report

Harrisburg, Pa., Jul 9, 2018 / 02:40 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Several Pennsylvania news outlets and victims of clergy sex abuse sued Friday for the release of a grand jury report which details cases of abuse in six of the state’s eight Catholic dioceses. The state supreme court had blocked the release.

Todd Frey, who testified to the grand jury about having been abused by a priest, filed a petition with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court July 6, saying the delayed release of the report is re-traumatizing victims. Philadelphia attorney Tom Kline has filed suit on behalf of another, unnamed victim.

Frey’s court filing

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