Tag Archives: cover up

More Than 130 Philly Educators Implicated in Cheating, Officials Say

January 2014, NBC news in Philadelphia reported the Department of Education initiated a cheating investigation in 2011 after forensic analysis of PSSA test results in 2009 showed a high likelihood of cheating in more than 200 schools statewide. The Pennsylvania Department of Education has filed or is pursuing actions against 69 current and former...
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At Elite Prep School, Abuse Case Won’t Go Away

October 2011, The New York Times reported, Poly Prep football coach Foglietta (died in 1998) was never charged with any crimes, and New York State Supreme Court dismissed the case on grounds that too much time had gone by. Plaintiffs then sued under the provisions of the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act. The New...
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More students come forward in massive $680 million sex abuse lawsuit against Yeshiva University

September 2013, The Daily News reported two more students came forward to add to the 34 students who claim to have suffered abuse while attending Yeshiva University. The former students claim to have been abused and sodomized, stemming back decades. One of the accusers states that President Lamm reacted "with a shrug and walked...
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Yeshiva University’s Norman Lamm resigns amid sex abuse scandal

July 2013, Religion News Service published an article in regards to the chancellor and head of the seminary at the high school affiliated with Yeshiva University who resigned in the midst of a growing sex abuse scandal going back decades. The resignation of Rabbi Norman Lamm, was widely reported throughout the New York area....
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NFL cheerleader, teacher accused of sex w/student

April 2012, HLN reports about the indictments filed in Kentucky against Sara Jones, a Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader and former high school teacher.   Charged with first-degree sexual assault and unlawful use of electronic means to induce a minor to engage in sexual activities.  Jones and her 55 year old mother, were both released on bond.  To...
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Monsignor Lynn released

The Washington Post provides a video report of the release of Monsignor Lynn from prison after serving 18 months for a 3-6 year conviction for child endangerment.  Use the source link below to hear the full report from Philadelphia....
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William Lynn, Pa. priest who had sex abuse conviction tossed, told to report weekly

CBS News reported on January 6, 2014 about the release from prison and conditions of his probation for Monsignor William Lynn, a Roman Catholic church official.  Lynn had been convicted in the handling of abuse complaints, served 18 months for felony child endangerment,  and the appeals court decision reversed his conviction.  Use the source link below...
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Test Scandal in Atlanta Brings More Guilty Pleas

The New York Times reported on Monday, January 6, 2014 regarding Dr. Beverly Hall pleading not guilty, while 17 educators pleaded guilty, and more are negotiating in a cheating scandal in Georgia. Investigators looked into allegations of widespread cheating on the 2009 state-mandated CRC Test.  44 schools and 178 teachers and principals...

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