Nez Perce Tribe http://kplu.org en Clergy abuse case becomes spiritual struggle for attorney http://kplu.org/post/clergy-abuse-case-becomes-spiritual-struggle-attorney <p>One of the largest clergy sex abuse cases in the country has turned into the case of a lifetime for one Northwest attorney.</p><p>The settlement between the Northwest Jesuits and abuse victims will soon go before a federal judge in Portland for confirmation. The north Idaho attorney who helped negotiate this $166 million deal says he was a small town &ldquo;nobody&rdquo; before the case.</p><p>KPLU&rsquo;s Jessica Robinson tells the story of how going up against the Catholic church shook up his own long-held beliefs. Thu, 26 May 2011 16:39:20 +0000 Jessica Robinson 1678 at http://kplu.org Clergy abuse case becomes spiritual struggle for attorney