By | April 11, 2019

Pope Signs Law Demanding Clergy Sex Abuse Be Reported to Vatican HQ

As the number of sexual abuse victims continues to grow, Pope Francis finally signed a new Vatican law that at least partially addresses the sexual abuse of children in the Roman Catholic… Read More

By | March 26, 2019

West Virginia Files Lawsuit Against Catholic Church That ‘Knowingly Employed Pedophiles’

Many parents rely on school faculty and administrators to keep their children safe. It does not matter whether a superintendent or a bishop is in charge — all students deserve the chance… Read More

By | February 27, 2019

Vatican Summit on Child Abuse Concludes Without Immediate Action

The Vatican summit on child abuse convened by Pope Francis has come to a close, and many survivors feel no closer to justice than they were before. The historic four-day summit, titled… Read More

By | February 21, 2019

Pope Francis Confirms Catholic Priests Sexually Abused Nuns for Years

Since 2014, when the Vatican revealed what the world believed to be the true extent of sexual abuse in the Catholic church, a steady stream of revelations has continued to emerge. This… Read More

By | February 18, 2019

Nearly 200 New Jersey Catholic Clergy Members Accused of Sexual Abuse

Early on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019, Newark’s archdiocese became the first of five dioceses in New Jersey to release a list of names of clergy members accused of sexually abusing minors. New… Read More

By | February 14, 2019

Veterans With Hearing Loss and Tinnitus Are Now Stepping Forward to Seek Justice Against Military Earplug Supplier 3M

A U.S. Army veteran from Texas, who was deployed to Iraq in March 2003, didn’t notice the ringing in his ears until he returned home a year later. Fast-forward more than 15… Read More

By | October 19, 2018

Pennsylvania Catholic Priests Abused 1,000 Children, Largest-Ever Report Finds

Buried for 70 years, secret archives from six Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania have now revealed cases of sexual abuse at a devastating and unprecedented scale, involving 300 “predator priests” and at least… Read More

By | July 17, 2018

What Is Tort Reform, and Who Supports It? A Look at the Movement’s Biggest ‘Hypocrites’

The term “tort reform” crops up in the news regularly, and when it does, it’s often accompanied by controversy and confusion. For example, many people ask: What is a “tort”? Why reform… Read More

By | July 13, 2018

NutriBullet Blenders Are Still Putting Consumers at Risk, New Lawsuit Says

Once again, the popular NutriBullet blender has come under fire for exploding without warning. A case filed June 2 by Simmons Hanly Conroy alleged that Capital Brands, manufacturer of the high-speed blender,… Read More

By | June 4, 2018

Syngenta Settles Class Claim Over GMO Corn, Agrees to Pay $1.5 Billion to Farmers

A recent settlement in a class action lawsuit against Syngenta AG may be the largest monetary award to-date in a court case involving agriculture. Syngenta has agreed to pay $1.51 billion to… Read More

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