Drudge Retort: The Other Side of the News
Sunday, August 19, 2018

Sixteen years after an investigation in Boston highlighted the dimensions of the sex abuse crisis in the Catholic priesthood, the financial and reputational cost to the Catholic church continues to grow. Lawsuits by abuse victims have so far forced dioceses and religious orders in the United States to pay settlements totaling more than $3 billion, and at least 19 have filed for bankruptcy protection.

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Lawsuits by abuse victims have so far forced dioceses and religious orders in the United States to pay settlements totaling more than $3 billion

Has the orange diaper sniper tweeted congratulations to his fellow kid diddlers for reaching this impressive milestone?

#1 | Posted by reinheitsgebot at 2018-08-19 03:18 PM | Reply

Oh my, $3 billion.

Why are Catholics Catholics?

#2 | Posted by horstngraben at 2018-08-19 09:03 PM | Reply

That's ok...It can afford it.

#3 | Posted by Angrydad at 2018-08-19 09:20 PM | Reply

That's ok...It can afford it.

#4 | Posted by Angrydad at 2018-08-19 09:20 PM | Reply

Why do we give pigs like this tax exemptions?

#5 | Posted by RightisTrite at 2018-08-19 10:29 PM | Reply

Good.

They should have learned their lesson the first time around.

#6 | Posted by JeffJ at 2018-08-20 01:11 PM | Reply

The "church" has mountains and mountains of money....oh! and real estate too.....

They're like Trump....whatever they do the people forgive them......

and by the way, protestant pastors aren't any better, some of them even say that the Lord

told them to ask their believers for another airplane, when they already have several...

So, what do you think 'bout that?????? ...who's to blame,

#7 | Posted by saginawmi at 2018-08-20 02:14 PM | Reply

"...and by the way, protestant pastors aren't any better..."

An appallingly stupid assertion.

#8 | Posted by Angrydad at 2018-08-20 03:46 PM | Reply

$3 billion? Just a small cost of doing business.

#9 | Posted by Derek_Wildstar at 2018-08-20 03:48 PM | Reply

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