church sex abuse lawsuit http://www.kplu.org en Clergy sex abuse settlement includes letters of apology http://www.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://www.kplu.org Next generation of priests faces the fallout of abuse http://www.kplu.org/post/next-generation-priests-faces-fallout-abuse <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-982070.mp3</p><p><em>This series looks at how the Catholic church and its victims move forward from the legacy of abuse.</em></p><p>The young men who are now old enough to consider entering the seminary grew up in an era of crisis in the Catholic church. Clergy sex abuse cases cast a shadow over the priesthood. Yet the church is adding priests who will inherit that legacy.</p><p> Tue, 16 Aug 2011 15:00:00 +0000 Jessica Robinson 2315 at http://www.kplu.org Next generation of priests faces the fallout of abuse Friendship forged out of a dark childhood past http://www.kplu.org/post/friendship-forged-out-dark-childhood-past <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-981870.mp3</p><p><em>This series takes a look at how the Catholic Church and its victims move forward from the legacy of abuse.</em></p><p>Checks will soon be going out in the mail to some 500 victims of clergy sex abuse across the Northwest. They&#39;re part of a major settlement with an order of Jesuits based in Portland. Most of the victims are from reservations and native communities from Montana to Alaska.</p><p> Mon, 15 Aug 2011 14:55:30 +0000 Jessica Robinson 2314 at http://www.kplu.org Friendship forged out of a dark childhood past Jesuits settle Northwest sex abuse claims, will pay $166 million http://www.kplu.org/post/jesuits-settle-northwest-sex-abuse-claims-will-pay-166-million <p>http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kplu/local-kplu-959689.mp3</p><p><em>Updated 3:17 p.m., Friday, Mar. 25th</em></p><p>Northwest Jesuits have agreed to pay $166.1 million 450 American Indians and Alaska Natives who were abused at the Catholic order&#39;s schools around the region.</p><p>The Oregon Province of the Society of Jesus runs schools in Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana and Alaska. The claims are from victims who were students at schools in all five states.</p><p> Fri, 25 Mar 2011 22:17:54 +0000 Jessica Robinson & The Associated Press 1075 at http://www.kplu.org