Sexual Abuse

Guidance on protecting churches from lawsuits offered by ERLC, SAAG

"The ERLC and the Sexual Abuse Advisory Group (SAAG) issued the document, “Facilitating Abuse Disclosures by Nonprofits,” Oct. 30. The paper provides guidance on enacting state laws to protect churches and other nonprofits from civil liability when they report sexual abuse allegations to a former employee’s current or potential employer." - BPNews

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Moody Students, Alumni Say the School Failed to Act on Sexual Abuse Disclosure

"Almost 3,000 Moody Bible Institute students, alumni, and parents have signed a petition urging President Mark Jobe to initiate changes to the school’s approach to disclosures of sexual harassment and abuse." - C.Leaders

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Cedarville Univ. president Thomas White reinstated after internal investigation

"Cedarville University president Thomas White has been reinstated despite an internal investigation concluding that he kept the university from knowing the “specific nature” of a former professor’s abusive past." - CToday

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Boz Tchividjian Leaving GRACE and Liberty to Prosecute Full Time

"Basyle Tchividjian (Boz Tchividjian as he is more commonly known), a professor and founder of the organization GRACE (Godly Response to Abuse in the Christian Environment), is leaving the organization he founded and his position as a professor at the Liberty University School of Law. With this move, Tchvidjian intends to devote the majority of his time to representing victims of abuse as a litigator." - Church Leaders

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