MEDIA (Oct. 24, 2018) Stop Child Predators (SCP) will join lawmakers and a survivor of abuse by Catholic clergy to urge the Senate to return to Session and pass legislation to help prevent further abuse and ensure that every single survivor can hold their abuser accountable in a court of law.
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Who: Stop Child Predators, a national children’s advocacy organization, Sen. Tom Killion, Sen. Tom McGarrigle, Sen. John Rafferty and an abuse survivor working to secure passage of legislation to implement the statewide grand jury’s recommendations.
What: A news conference to call for the PA Senate to return to session to pass comprehensive legislation to prevent abuse and allow survivors to hold abusers accountable.
When: Thursday, Oct. 25 at 4:00 p.m.
Where: Delaware County Courthouse, 201 W. Front St., Media, PA
Why: “Survivors deserve to have their day in court,” said SCP President Stacie Rumenap. “The Senate should return to Session and pass a comprehensive statute of reform that will give these victims their long-awaited justice.”