Did you or someone you know suffer from abuse during their time in the Boy Scouts of America? If so, then you need to know the history of Boy Scout abuse, the organization’s recent declaration of bankruptcy, lawsuits, and deadlines, and how you can file your suit in the state of Arizona. If you or your son were abused while in boy scouts, you may still have a case. Read this and call our office to learn more.
Purchasing insurance is a fact of life. We insure our cars, homes, trips, and more to protect our assets in the case of damage, emergency, or danger. But sometimes insurance companies don’t follow through on their end of the bargain. If an insurance company has tried to avoid its responsibilities in paying your claim, keep reading to find out how to sue an insurance company for bad faith.
The uncovering of a decades-long sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church took the world by storm in the early 2000s. Since then, sexual abuse in the Catholic Church has continued to make frontline news. But what about other religions? Let’s take a look.
Are you concerned about the wellbeing of a child regarding a situation of possible or confirmed abuse? Child abuse is a matter that should not be taken lightly. If you are a parent, guardian, or concerned third party looking to protect the rights of a child, it is important to know the child abuse laws in Arizona. Depending on the situation, you may be able to demand retribution for the acts and/or negligence of another party.
In the early 2000s, an in-depth news investigation exposed years of sexual abuse by clergy members of the Catholic Church that went back decades. The Church’s image suffered greatly as it struggled to resolve the scandal. Since then, hundreds of brave survivors have stepped forward to accuse their abusers and get the justice they deserve.
The pain and suffering caused by ATV and motorcycle accidents affect thousands of Americans every year. Families and individuals who have experienced an accident have to pay costly hospital bills, and some physical injuries can last a lifetime. In the worst cases, an accident may even result in death.
Did you or a loved one recently have surgery that resulted in a spinal cord injury or other bodily damage? If you answered yes, you may be entitled to a malpractice lawsuit or settlement. Read on to find out more about medical malpractice and spinal cord injury lawsuits.
Warning: This blog and its linked articles contain explicit stories of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church.
If you are a survivor of abuse at the hands of a member of the Catholic Church, you are not alone. Many survivors have come forward in the past few years to share their stories and seek justice. Whether or not you choose to share your story is entirely your decision, but if you choose to come forward with your experience, know that you are supported.
Sexual abuse is incredibly underreported. It’s estimated that less than 20% of sexual abuse victims actually report their abuse. So we created this short guide to reporting sexual abuse in order to answer the many questions victims and their families have about the process of reporting their abuse. We know this is not an easy thing to do. You may be scared or embarrassed, you might not think what you experienced was sexual abuse, or you might fear hurting someone’s reputation. But reporting sexual abuse is the best thing you can do to protect yourself and others from being hurt again.
In 2010, a case against the Boy Scouts of America regarding the sexual abuse of thousands of young scouts by troop leaders blew open on national news. The terrible tragedies uncovered then are why the Boy Scouts are being sued, still today.
Have questions about filing a lawsuit against the boy scouts? Read our Frequently Asked Questions about Boy Scout abuse. We hope to answer any questions you might have and empower you to seek the justice you deserve.
The terrible crimes committed by clergy members of the Catholic Church continued for over 50 years and affected thousands. Recently, these abuses have resulted in thousands of cases against the Catholic Church and billions of dollars paid to survivors. To date, the Catholic Church and its dioceses have paid over $4 billion in lawsuit settlements to abuse survivors.