Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests

Education
3:20 pm
Tue February 18, 2014

Victim Advocate Group Calls on New Penn State President to Take Strong Stand on Sandusky Scandal

A day after Penn State announced the selection of Eric Barron as its new president, members of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests, or SNAP, are responding to his statement that patience is needed.

At an event announcing his appointment, Barron was asked what the proper role he sees for the legacy of former Nittany Lions coach Joe Paterno.

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Religion
4:33 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

Group Wants Further Disclosure of Priests Accused of Sexual Abuse

Frances Samber of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests talks with Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese spokesman the Rev. Ron Lengwin about adding names of priests accused of sexual misconduct on the diocesan website.
Credit Deanna Garcia / 90.5 WESA

Members of the group Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) is taking news about two abuse case settlements to call on the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh to better notify the public when a priest has been accused of sexual misconduct.

The priests in question had both worked in Pittsburgh, though the abuse allegations come from other places they worked.

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