Abuse

Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The Park School has released a report that details the findings of a seven-month investigation into alleged emotional and sexual abuse of Park School students by 12 adults from the 1950s to the 2000s. The report ranged from "inappropriate, but nonsexual, verbal exchanges with...
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(WBEN) - Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone was confronted by a controversial Catholic group while making his return from the Conference of Bishops in Baltimore, Video posted by 'The Church Militant' shows Malone in an airport while heading home after the conference. He is approached by members of The...
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New York (WBEN/AP) - The special prosecutor investigating former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Thursday that she couldn't bring criminal charges over allegations he physically abused women he dated, in part, because current state law doesn't explicitly outlaw such behavior. In...
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Amherst, NY (WBEN) - Those following the ongoing scandal within the Catholic Church in Buffalo have one main question on the Diocese's handling of sexual abuse claims. Was there a cover-up? Before Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone takes questions from WBEN at 3:30 Friday afternoon, we asked Nancy...
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Tom Puckett
October 31, 2018 - 4:23 pm
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) The Buffalo Catholic Diocese places another priest on administrative leave. After receiving an abuse complaint against Father Michael P. Juran, Bishop Richard J. Malone has placed Father Juran on administrative leave as an investigation continues. Juran, who is in his 70's, has a...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - The woman who has become known as the main whistle blower in the Buffalo Catholic Diocese sex abuse scandal will be featured this Sunday on "60 Minutes." Siobhan O'Connor is the former secretary to Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone. On Sunday, she is set to speak publicly for the...
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(WBEN) - The account and reporting of the second sexual assault allegation against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been put under the microscope. Kavanaugh's nomination took another hit after The New Yorker published an account of a second woman who says he exposed himself to her while...
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Buffalo, NY (WBEN) - A day after Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone said he will not resign amidst new allegations of abuse within the diocese, and instead establish a task force to deal with the crimes, those who have called for his resignation are reaffirming their stance. Congressman Brian Higgins...
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VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has issued a letter to Catholics around the world condemning the “crime” of priestly sexual abuse and cover-up and demanding accountability, in response to new revelations in the United States of decades of misconduct by the Catholic Church. Francis begged...
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(WBEN) - An Instagram post accusing LeSean McCoy of physically abusing his former girlfriend, his son and his dog have put a negative spotlight on the Bills star, but how will fans, and more importantly investigators, find out what's an allegation and what's fact? Defense Attorney Paul Cambria, who...
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