Protesters Demand Criminal Investigation, Resignation Of Ex-LA Archbishop Roger MahonyAs they filed out of Sunday mass, parishioners at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church in North Hollywood were met by protesters handing out fliers and holding signs demanding former Los Angeles Archbishop Roger Mahony resign as cardinal.
Church Says They've Cleared Monsignor Of Sexual Misconduct Allegations After Decade-Long InvestigationAllegations against Richard Loomis first surfaced, according the statement, in late 2003.
Former LA Cardinal Roger Mahony Unlikely To Face Charges In Clergy Abuse CasesThe nation's largest Roman Catholic archdiocese has agreed to pay $720 million to clergy abuse victims over the past decade and released internal files that showed Cardinal Roger Mahony shielded priests and ordered a surrogate to withhold evidence from police.
LA Archdiocese To Settle Priest Abuse Cases For $13MThe Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles will pay $13 million to settle 17 clergy abuse lawsuits, including 11 that involve a visiting Mexican priest who fled prosecution and remains a fugitive more than 25 years later, plaintiffs' attorneys said Tuesday.
Attorneys For 4 Church Sex Abuse Victims To Speak Out On $10M SettlementAttorneys for four alleged victims of sexual abuse by a defrocked Catholic priest spoke out Thursday about a nearly $10 million settlement that was reached with the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.
LA Church To Hold All-Night Vigil On Eve Of First Pope Vote A Los Angeles church announced Friday that it will hold a special prayer vigil on the eve of the papal conclave in Rome.
Alleged Church Sex Abuse Victim Outraged Over Mahony’s Inclusion In Papal ConclaveA woman who claims she was sexually abused by her parish priest as a child traveled to Rome to protest retired Cardinal Roger Mahony’s participation in the papal conclave.
Cardinal: LA's Mahony Should Help Select Pope The former archbishop of San Francisco said Monday that Los Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony has a rightful place among Vatican officials who will choose the next pope.
Outcry Grows Over Mahony's Planned Participation In Papal ConclaveThere is worldwide outrage that former Los Angeles Cardinal Roger Mahony will be part of next month’s papal conclave in Rome.
Mahony To Be Deposed About Handling Of Alleged Sex Abuse CaseCardinal Roger Mahony will be deposed this month as part of a clergy abuse lawsuit set for trial in April.
Pope Benedict XVI To Step Down From Office On Feb. 28Pope Benedict XVI announced his resignation Monday, sending shock-waves through the Southland's Catholic community of five million.
Parishioners Hear From Archbishop Jose Gomez Through StatementCatholics in Los Angeles will hear an apology from Archbishop Jose Gomez as they attend mass on Sunday morning.
Mahony Discusses Pedophile-Priest Scandal On His Personal BlogA day after being relieved of his public duties, retired Roman Catholic Cardinal Roger Mahony is reacting.
Abuse Files Allegedly Show How LA Church Leaders Shielded Priests The L.A. District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday that they will be reviewing the documents.
Files Show How LA Church Leaders Shielded Sex Abusers From PoliceRetired Cardinal Roger Mahony and other top Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles officials maneuvered behind the scenes to shield molester priests, provide damage control for the church and keep parishioners in the dark, according to church personnel files.