MORMON CHURCH FACES 7 NEW LAWSUITS FOR ALLEDGE BOYSCOUTS SEX ABUSE COVER-UP IN ARIZONA. Earlier this year, the Boy Scouts filed for bankruptcy amid tens of thousands of sexual abuse lawsuits
December 31, 2020
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, also known as the Mormon church, is facing at least seven new lawsuits that accuse it of playing a role in covering up sex abuse among Boy Scout troops in Arizona.
Earlier this year, the Boy Scouts filed for bankruptcy amid tens of thousands of sexual abuse lawsuits implicating troop leaders and other volunteers in incidents stretching back decades. Accusers’ current ages range from 8 to 93.
“The Boy Scouts filing for bankruptcy doesn’t end the investigation, as far as