Category Archives: Sexual Abuse

Day Eight of the Thomas Chantry Trial

By | May 8, 2019

I told a friend I would put a link to “In the Shadow of the Cross: The True Account of My Childhood Sexual and Ritual Abuse at the Hands of a Roman Catholic Priest” in my article today, so here you go! Last Friday we heard testimony from Chris Schopen, a Dedicated Forensic Interviewer. Ms. Schopen testified about… Read More »

Day Seven of the Thomas Chantry Trial

By | May 6, 2019

​ Leading off the trial this morning was Chris Schopen, an expert witness who is a Dedicated Forensic Interviewer. You may recall that Schopen also testified at the first Chantry trial. Schopen has been specially trained in how to interview victims of abuse. Most of those she interviews are children. Schopen’s purpose in the courtroom was to provide… Read More »

Day Six of the Thomas Chantry Trial

By | May 3, 2019

Chantry Trial – Day 6 Thursday, May 2, 2019 Testifying today: TW – father of daughter and son whom Chantry was convicted of assaulting PW – mother of daughter and son whom Chantry was convicted of assaulting There was no court session on Wednesday, so no, I didn’t miss a day! Today was only a half-day session because… Read More »