Montana Supreme Court Reverses $35 Million Verdict Against Jehovah’s Witnesses for Not Reporting Girl’s Sexual Abuse to Police — BCNN1 WP


The Montana Supreme Court on Wednesday overturned a $35 million judgement against the Jehovah’s Witnesses for not reporting the sexual abuse of a girl to authorities because the religious organization requires “allegations of serious sin” to be kept confidential.

Montana Supreme Court Reverses $35 Million Verdict Against Jehovah’s Witnesses for Not Reporting Girl’s Sexual Abuse to Police — BCNN1 WP