Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno to File for Bankruptcy After Surge of Sexual Abuse Claims

By: Patrick Wall, Advocacy Consultant in G&E’s Child Victims Act and Clergy Litigation Practice The Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno (Fresno Diocese) announces imminent bankruptcy filing after 154 clergy abuse claims were filed against it. Many of these decades-old claims were revived under the California Assembly Bill 218, which opened a window of time for survivors [...]