Statement

Statement of Attorney General Josh Shapiro on Supreme Court Order Staying Issuance of Grand Jury Report on Sexual Abuse within Catholic Church

June 20, 2018 | Topic: Peoples AG

HARRISBURG – “Just moments ago, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania accepted legal challenges to the issuing of a grand jury report detailing widespread sexual abuse within the Catholic Church. In an unsealed order, the Supreme Court has issued a stay of proceedings to review and decide those challenges,” Attorney General Josh Shapiro said.

“My legal team and I will continue fighting tirelessly to make sure the victims of this abuse are able to tell their stories and the findings of this investigation are made public to the people of Pennsylvania.”

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