clergy sex abuse http://kplu.org en Portland judge: Vatican did not 'employ' abusive priest http://kplu.org/post/portland-judge-vatican-did-not-employ-abusive-priest <p>PORTLAND, ore. - Attorneys for an Oregon victim of clergy sex abuse say they will appeal a new decision that frees the Vatican from a lawsuit. That ruling came down Monday in federal district court in Portland. The 10-year-old lawsuit aims to link the Holy See in Rome to abuse by American priests.</p><p> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 00:39:31 +0000 Colin Fogarty 6033 at http://kplu.org Clergy sex abuse settlement includes letters of apology http://kplu.org/post/clergy-sex-abuse-settlement-includes-letters-apology <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-982579.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-982579.mp3</a></p><p>Victims of clergy sex abuse will get letters of apology, in addition to checks, from a major bankruptcy case resolved this week. In total, the payments amount to $166 million.</p><p> Thu, 18 Aug 2011 22:07:21 +0000 Colin Fogarty 2366 at http://kplu.org