Skip to comments.L.A. Archdiocese’s Handling of Sex Abuse Cases Under Investigation by Attorney General
Posted on 05/08/2019 6:20:48 PM PDT by marshmallow
The state attorney generals office will review how the Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles handled sexual abuse allegations over the last two decades in a probe that victims advocates say could send shock waves through the religious institution.
A letter, dated Thursday, from Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra to Archbishop Jose H. Gomez requests that church officials preserve an array of documents related to clergy abuse allegations.
The California Department of Justice is conducting a review of your archdioceses handling of sexual misconduct allegations involving children, including whether your archdiocese has adequately reported allegations of sexual misconduct, as required under Californias Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act, Becerra stated in the letter, reviewed by The Times.
The investigation marks a major escalation in the widespread abuse scandal, which has resulted in massive settlements for victims and criminal charges against individual priests statewide but has stopped short of targeting the larger institution.
(Excerpt) Read more at latimes.com ...
If any one wants to start a collection to buy Cardinal Mahoney a millstone you can put me down for five.
Im in for ten.
Xavier Becerra’s running the investigation? He will be bought off.
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