Should Catholics stop giving money to the church?
There have been nearly 17,000 victims of clergy sexual abuse since 1950 and legal settlements for their suffering continue to climb.
Add another $10 million to the $2.5 billion that the Catholic Church in the
The settlement announced in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles Tuesday notched up their tally to nearly $700 million in settlements to victims alone, not even adding in the costs of therapy, attorneys' fees and more. Four men abused a quarter century ago by a now-defrocked priest will divide $10 million, the archdiocese said.
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