Catholic Sex-Abuse Cases Thrown Out
Thursday, December 14, 2006
Trials begin next month in some of the more than 150 lawsuits filed against the San Diego Catholic Diocese alleging sexual abuse by priests. This week, a judge rejected the church’s attempt to have the cases tossed out. We invited a spokesman and a lawyer for the diocese to be interviewed for Full Focus. Both declined. Reporter Amita Sharma interviewed attorney Irwin Zalkin, who represents some of the people claiming priests molested them.
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