Tensions mount in German Catholic Church over abuse report

Tensions mount in German Catholic Church over abuse report

Pressure increased on Friday on a powerful German Catholic archbishop who has for months blocked the publication of a report about alleged sexual abuse of minors by members of his diocese.

German Catholic Church to pay abuse victims up to €50,000

German Catholic Church to pay abuse victims up to €50,000

Bakers cook up campaign to fight domestic violence

Bakers cook up campaign to fight domestic violence

‘We will continue to fight’: German church abuse victims say payouts not enough

‘We will continue to fight’: German church abuse victims say payouts not enough

New details emerge in ‘worst child sexual abuse scandal in German history’

New details emerge in ‘worst child sexual abuse scandal in German history’

German court says it won’t jail doctor from Nazi paedophile sect

German court says it won’t jail doctor from Nazi paedophile sect

German justice handed 27,000 images of ‘torture and killings by Assad regime’

German justice handed 27,000 images of ‘torture and killings by Assad regime’

Nazi sect paedophile doctor handed 5-year jail term

Nazi sect paedophile doctor handed 5-year jail term

Elephants in Hanover Zoo ‘living in daily fear’ due to beatings by keepers

Elephants in Hanover Zoo ‘living in daily fear’ due to beatings by keepers

Asylum home boss on trial over repeated rape of refugee

Asylum home boss on trial over repeated rape of refugee

‘Spanking kids is why US is more violent than Germany’

‘Spanking kids is why US is more violent than Germany’

Celeb violinist: porn star ex blackmailing me over fetish

Celeb violinist: porn star ex blackmailing me over fetish

Majority of Christian refugees suffer abuse in homes: report

Majority of Christian refugees suffer abuse in homes: report

At least 200 kids abused in Regensburg choir

At least 200 kids abused in Regensburg choir

Church ‘still dealing with history of abuse’: bishop

Church ‘still dealing with history of abuse’: bishop

Zoo calls police after brutal sea lion murder

Zoo calls police after brutal sea lion murder

Judge jails father who abused kids for years

Judge jails father who abused kids for years

‘Torture’ cop assaulted colleagues with gun

‘Torture’ cop assaulted colleagues with gun

Regensburg diocese looks into abuse claims

Regensburg diocese looks into abuse claims

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Chef in dock for 400 counts of child abuse

Dozens of complaints against refugee guards

Dozens of complaints against refugee guards

Refugee abuse guards ‘nicknamed the SS’

Refugee abuse guards ‘nicknamed the SS’

Cabinet clamps down on child image possession

Cabinet clamps down on child image possession

Police raid homes in child abuse probe

Police raid homes in child abuse probe

Catholic Church launches child sex abuse probe

Catholic Church launches child sex abuse probe

Catholic priest ‘didn’t know 15 was under-age’

Catholic priest ‘didn’t know 15 was under-age’

Aldi staff wrapped in film, chastised by rats

Aldi staff wrapped in film, chastised by rats

Gynaecologist ‘took 35,000 pics of patients’

Gynaecologist ‘took 35,000 pics of patients’

Probe after abuse claims at private kids’ homes

Probe after abuse claims at private kids’ homes

One in four children smacked by parents

One in four children smacked by parents

Cult members jailed for child abuse in Chile

Cult members jailed for child abuse in Chile

Daughter says Klaus Kinski raped her

Daughter says Klaus Kinski raped her

Kindergarten worker ‘forced kids to eat vomit’

Kindergarten worker ‘forced kids to eat vomit’

Slave girl told: ‘We’ll cut off your head if you run’

Slave girl told: ‘We’ll cut off your head if you run’

Doctor ordered 11-year-old girl for sex

Doctor ordered 11-year-old girl for sex

Almost half of disabled women sexually abused

Almost half of disabled women sexually abused

Prosecutors investigate elite sports school sex assault claims

Prosecutors investigate elite sports school sex assault claims

Childhood sex abuse decreasing, study says

Childhood sex abuse decreasing, study says

Schröder unveils plan to better protect kids

Schröder unveils plan to better protect kids

Abuse victims meeting leaves Pope ‘shamed’

Abuse victims meeting leaves Pope ‘shamed’

Catholic Church to allow access to internal files

Catholic Church to allow access to internal files

Catholics quit church in droves last year

Catholics quit church in droves last year

Catholic abuse victims offered firm payout

Catholic abuse victims offered firm payout

Munich Church hid abuse allegations for decades

Munich Church hid abuse allegations for decades

Sex abuse victims still waiting for Catholic Church compensation

Sex abuse victims still waiting for Catholic Church compensation

Catholic church wants to pay abuse victims on case-by-case basis

Catholic church wants to pay abuse victims on case-by-case basis

Archbishop Zollitsch says Catholic Church ‘failed’ in abuse scandal

Archbishop Zollitsch says Catholic Church ‘failed’ in abuse scandal

Key figure in Hesse school abuse scandal dies

Key figure in Hesse school abuse scandal dies

Holy division and cynicism

Holy division and cynicism

Archbishop investigated for abetting sex abuse

Archbishop investigated for abetting sex abuse

Teacher reportedly made child porn with pupils

Teacher reportedly made child porn with pupils

Priest says he was bullied into taking fall for Pope in abuse scandal

Priest says he was bullied into taking fall for Pope in abuse scandal

Bishop Mixa admits cuffing kids as wine and art bills come to light

Bishop Mixa admits cuffing kids as wine and art bills come to light

Odenwaldschule board resigns in wake of abuse claims

Odenwaldschule board resigns in wake of abuse claims

Zollitsch says pope ‘warning’ German clergy

Zollitsch says pope ‘warning’ German clergy

Church suspends priest whom Benedict helped

Church suspends priest whom Benedict helped

Catholic child abuse scandal widens

Catholic child abuse scandal widens

Former Jesuit teacher admits abuse

Former Jesuit teacher admits abuse

Father on trial for murdering step-daughter

Father on trial for murdering step-daughter