U.S. clergy sex abuse revelation fuels push to reform assault laws

The bell tower on the Roman Catholic St. Mark's Seminary is seen in Erie, Pennsylvania, U.S. August 15, 2018. REUTERS/Paul Gibbens

BOSTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The latest revelation of widespread child sexual abuse by Roman Catholic clergy has given impetus to efforts by legislators, including a Pennsylvania lawmaker who has said he was raped by a priest as a child, to make it easier to prosecute such cases. State Representative Mark Rozzi, 47, said he has […]

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