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Media Advisory: Sexual Abuse Cases Involving the Archdiocese of New York’s Compensation Program

Identities and photos of the alleged perpetrators will also be released

WHAT:  On Thursday, Attorney J. Michael Reck of Jeff Anderson & Associates, P.A., will:

•    Announce and discuss settlements obtained on behalf of seven survivors of childhood sexual abuse in the Archdiocese of New York. The cases involved Phase I of the Archdiocese’s Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program (IRCP) that began in October 2016.
•    Discuss Phase II of the IRCP and the choices available to survivors of clerical sexual abuse;
•    Release the names of the perpetrators involved in the settlements and encourage other sexual abuse survivors who may qualify for Phase II of the IRCP to come forward before the July 31, 2017 deadline.

WHEN: Thursday, May 18, 2017, at 11:00AM EST

WHERE:  Hotel Pennsylvania – London Room (6th Floor)
        401 Seventh Avenue at 33rd Street
        New York, NY 10001

The press event will be live-streamed via Jeff Anderson & Associates’ Facebook page. A video of the event will be posted later Wednesday afternoon at www.andersonadvocates.com under “News & Events.”

 Contact:   Mike Reck: Cell: 714.742.6593 Office: 646.759.2551
          Jeff Anderson:  Cell: 612.817.8665 Office: 651.227.9990