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Archive for August, 2015

Federal judge: Ex-Yakima priest must pay sex-abuse victim $5M

August 25th, 2015Posted By: Megan Chang-Ngaruiya

Contributor: Yakima Herald - Jane Gargas

A federal district court judge has issued a $5 million judgment against a priest who served in the Catholic Diocese of Yakima in the 1970s and ’80s. The civil lawsuit, brought by a man known as C.S. in court documents, alleged that the Rev. Dale Calhoun sexually abused him beginning in 1977 when he was […]

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DSHS employees rarely pay a price for failing to protect foster children

August 17th, 2015Posted By: Megan Chang-Ngaruiya

Contributor: Seattle Times - Will Drabold

The state of Washington’s largest department is tasked with caring for the state’s most vulnerable residents — abused children, foster kids, mentally handicapped adults. But time and again, it has failed. Over the past eight years, the Washington state Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) has been hit with scores of lawsuits, ultimately paying […]

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