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Southern Baptist Leaders Mishandled Sex Abuse Crisis, Report Says

1 month ago   |   By NY Times

National executives of the nation's largest Protestant denomination ignored victims, resisted reforms and were mainly concerned with avoiding ‘potential liability,' the third-party investigation says.
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Southern Baptist leaders covered up clergy sexual abuse and stonewalled victims for decades, a bombshell report finds

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

This Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011 file photo shows the headquarters of the Southern Baptist Convention in Nashville, Tenn. Mark Humphrey, File/Associated Press
A new report details decades of sexual abuse cover up by the Southern Baptist Convention.
The report found SBC leaders kept a secret list of sex offenders and dismissed victims.
With 13 million members, the SBC is the largest Protestant denomination in the US.
An independent investigation released by the Southern Baptist Convention on Sunday found leaders covered up or ignored sexual abuse allegations and treated victims with hostility...
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Top Southern Baptists stonewalled sex abuse victims for two decades, report says

Top Southern Baptists stonewalled sex abuse victims for two decades, report says

1 month ago   |   By KCRA

Top Southern Baptists stonewalled and denigrated survivors of clergy sex abuse over almost two decades, according to a scathing investigative report.
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Top Southern Baptists stonewalled and denigrated sex abuse victims, report says

Top Southern Baptists stonewalled and denigrated sex abuse victims, report says

1 month ago   |   By NPR

Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention stonewalled and denigrated survivors of clergy sex abuse over almost two decades, according to an independent report.
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