Diocese of Milwaukee Seeks Chapter 11 Protection From Sexual Abuse Claims

The Diocese of Milwaukee filed a petition for chapter 11 relief on January 4, 2011 after twenty years of dealing with sexual abuse claims and an unfavorable ruling on its insurance coverage. In re Diocese of Milwaukee , Case No. 11-20059 (Bankr. E.D. Wisc. 1/4/11). Milwaukee is the eighth Catholic...