Attorneys Say Settlement In Abuse Case Against St. John'sA Minnesota man has settled a lawsuit with St. John's Abbey that will force the release of personnel files for 19 monks accused of sexually abusing minors, attorneys said Monday.
Attorneys Say Settlement In Abuse Case Against St. John'sAttorneys say they have reached a settlement with St. John's Abbey that will force the release of personnel files for 19 monks accused of abuse.
Federal Judge Rules Church Abuse Victims Have Until August To File ClaimsPeople who were abused by priests and haven't come forward may now have less time to do so. On Thursday, a federal judge ruled victims will have until Aug. 3 to file claims.
Mankato Man Arrested, Child Abuse Charges PendingPolice arrested a Mankato man Tuesday night after officials say an investigation showed he might have abused two young children.
Women Who Rock: Blues Singer Annie MackAnnie Mack may sing the blues but she has a heart as big as her voice. But because of a tough upbringing, she kept her voice locked away most of her life. Until now.
Twin Cities Archdiocese Shaving $5M Off BudgetAfter a year filled with scrutiny and scandal, the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis says cuts are coming. The archdiocese will cut more than $5 million, or about 20 percent from its budget.
Archdiocese Releases Names Of 17 Accused PriestsThe Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has disclosed the names of 17 additional priests who have been accused of sexually abusing minors.
Judge Won't Be Removed From Adrian Peterson Abuse CaseThe judge hearing Adrian Peterson's child abuse case will not be removed from the proceedings, following a recusal hearing Wednesday. Retired Tarrant County Judge Jeff Walker decided that Judge Kelly Case would not be recused from hearing the case.
Victims' Group Applauds Man Who Sued Church A support group for victims of clergy sexual abuse is applauding a man who pursued a public nuisance claim against church leaders in Minnesota.
‘Pastor’ Gets 12-Year Sentence For Raping GirlsA 62-year-old Maplewood man and self-proclaimed pastor was sentenced Thursday to 12 years in prison for raping two young girls for almost a decade. Jacoby Kindred was convicted on two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct, and was given consecutive sentences of 144 months for each.
In Wis., 55 Died As A Result Of Domestic Violence In 2013 A new report sheds light on the life and death consequences of domestic violence in Wisconsin. The organization End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin released a study that shows 55 people died as a result of domestic violence in 2013.
In Wake Of Boy's Abuse Death, Changes Come To Child Protection After a 4-year-old Pope County boy died last February as a result of child abuse, the state is taking a closer look at the child protection system.
NFL Commissioner Breaks Silence On Adrian Peterson When leadership was calling, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell seemed to be missing in action. Goodell was saying very little publicly concerning the domestic violence case of Baltimore Raven star Ray Rice.
Adrian Peterson Indicted For Child Abuse, Turns Himself InA grand jury has indicted Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson with reckless or negligent injury to a child, WCCO has confirmed through multiple sources, and will not play in this Sunday's game against the New England Patriots.
MN Human Services Commissioner Says Boy's Death Sheds Light On Need For ImprovementThe tragic death of a 4-year-old Pope County Minn. boy is prompting state officials to rethink a law that's designed to protect children. Lucinda Jesson is the Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Human Services.