Tag: Iowa Attorney General’s Office

Priests cannot be charged for old abuse despite new Iowa law

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Roman Catholic priests who victimized Iowa children decades ago cannot be prosecuted despite a new law eliminating the statute of...

Report: Clergy abuse in Iowa was ‘overwhelming’ but now rare

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Roman Catholic priests sexually abused minors across Iowa for decades while church leaders covered it up, but reforms implemented in...

Lawyer hired by Democratic AG defends Iowa’s GOP governor

IOWA CITY, Iowa — Iowa's Democratic attorney general has installed the Republican governor’s lawyer into a high-level job in which he is aggressively defending...