• Long Island diocese settles with nearly 300 alleged Catholic Church sex abuse victims by paying them $25,000 to $50,000 each

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Diocese of Rockville Centre in Long Island is compensating 221 people who say they were sexually abused by priests.
    The diocese is offering settlements between $25,000 and $50,000 to 221 of the 293 people who have filed claims since it opened its compensation program last fall
    The settlements come as the Catholic Church faces a massive sex abuse scandal worldwide.
    A Roman Catholic diocese in New York is compensating nearly 300 people who say they were sexually abused by priests.
    The Diocese of Rockville Centre in Long Island is offering settlements between $25,000 and $50,000 to 221 of...
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