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The Vanishing Presumption of Innocence in Clergy Sexual Abuse Claims

Sexual abuse of minors by members of their clergy has been a major problem for both the abused children and their families, as well as for the priests, ministers, rabbis, and imams who are accused of such misconduct. While a … Continue reading

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Catholic Priest’s Conviction Reversed for Prosecutor’s Violation of the Establishment Clause

InĀ  State of Minnesota v. Wenthe, No. 62-CR-11-1266 (Nov. 26, 2012), the Minnesota Court of Appeals employed a novel application of the Establishment Clause to reverse the conviction of a Catholic priest for sexual misconduct with a woman during the … Continue reading

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