California and New Jersey Next in Line for Priest Abuse Settlement Programs Following New York and Pennsylvania  

California Dioceses are set to open a clergy sexual abuse victim compensation program in September of 2019.  Victims of priest abuse in the following D...

The Child Victims Act provides survivors a one-time "lookback" window to file civil actions where the statute of limitations has already passed.  This means no matter how long ago you were sexually abuse, you can bring a claim.

How Prevalent is Sexual Violence in the United States 

“Sexual violence is an affront to human dignity and a crime no matter where it occurs. While rape and sexual assault affect all communities, those at the greatest risk are children, teens, and young women.”(1) 

There...

September 9, 2018

One in 4 girls and 1 in 7 boys will be sexually abused before they reach the age of 18 and the sexual abuse is often perpetrated by someone a child knows.  In fact, over 90% of child sexual abuse occurs with someone a child has an established and trusting relationship,...

In a handful of Dioceses across New York State, the Catholic Church has offered adults sexually abused as children an opportunity to participate in a voluntary settlement program without having to go to court. The final agreement and release does not preclude the victi...

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Rockville Centre Diocese Phase 1 was extended again from January 31, 2018 to March 31, 2018.  Phase 2 started FEBRUARY 1, 2018.  I have numerous  Rockville Centre and Brooklyn Diocese IRCP cases and can assist you in completing your claim in the most comprehens...

December 11, 2017

Brooklyn and Rockville Centre Diocese IRCP Programs are OPEN.  The deadline for the Brooklyn IRCP reporting is December 21, 2017 and the claim is due in by February 28, 2018 BUT YOU MUST report the abuse by the 21st of December.   

Rockville Centre Phase...