Richard Cerick describes what happened to him one night in 1969 at the Fordham University campus home of a Roman Catholic priest as "murder of the soul," and himself ever since as among the many victims of a "horrible web of secrets and deceptions and lies." But this week, the 53-year-old attorney and his allies in Catholic lay groups such as Voice of the Faithful say justice delayed shall not be denied. They expect their three-year lobbying effort in Albany to result in adoption of the Child Victims' Act of New York when the new legislative session begins in January.
Child Victims' Act Proponents Push Lawmakers for Passage
New York Law Journal
November 21, 2008
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