Investigating Church Sex Abuse, The Cost Of Litigation In Wisconsin

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Milwaukee County’s DA wants an investigation into the church’s response to allegations of the sexual abuse of children. We look into what’s happening in Wisconsin and across the country. And, from the ACA to lame-duck laws, there are several lawsuits underway at the start of this legislative session. We learn about the cost to taxpayers.

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Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Colleen Leahy Producer
  • Peter Isely Guest
  • Terry McKiernan Guest
  • Patrick Marley Guest