Abuse Claims Again the Top Reason Churches Go to Court
Analysis of 2017 data also shows property disputes, zoning issues among the top problems.
In 2017, the top five reasons were (1) sexual abuse of a child, (2) property disputes, (3) personal injuries, (4) zoning disputes, and (5) insurance disputes. It's interesting.
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immediate authority over her, "whether the church had knowledge of any alleged sexual harassment is not dispositive of the church's liability.". Learn more about abuse prevention and
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with the thread. Many were admitting for the first time that they had been victims of rape, sexual abuse, or sexual harassment. Any of these individuals
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Church Factions Compete over Property. For years, sexual abuse of a minor was the number one reason churches went to court. Saddleback Church Faces Sexual Abuse Allegations.
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abuse, represents a challenge many pastors will face at some point in their ministry. Indeed, recent national events have revealed the widespread prevalence of physical and sexual