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Pennsylvania Roman Catholic diocese files for bankruptcy after $12M in sex-abuse settlements

Pennsylvania Roman Catholic diocese files for bankruptcy after $12M in sex-abuse settlements

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, filed for bankruptcy Wednesday, months after admitting it paid more than $12 million to victims sexually abused by their clerics as children.

Pennsylvania Roman Catholic diocese files for bankruptcy after $12M in sex-abuse settlements

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, filed for bankruptcy Wednesday, months after admitting it paid more than $12 million to victims sexually abused by their clerics as children.