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Several Jehovah’s Witnesses have come forward to claim that their religious organization worked to cover up child sex abuse. Victims in the UK claim that Jehovah’s Witness members told them not to report abuse to police. The organization, according to the victims, believed that reports of child abuse would damage their reputation and “bring reproach on Jehovah.”
11/20/17
 
The Jehovah's Witnesses have refused to turn over secret documents regarding alleged child sex abuse. And it's getting very, very costly. A new report from Reveal details how the religion has been mandated to pay $4,000 for every day it doesn't release the documents. So far, the tab has reached $2 million.
11/16/17
 
The ancient Canaanites were not wiped out, as the Bible suggests, but went on to become modern-day Lebanese, a study has found.
07/28/17
 
A ban on Jehovah’s Witnesses is to come into full force in Russia after a court dismissed an appeal against the group’s classification as an “extremist” organization. Judges ordered the closure of the group's Russian headquarters, local chapters and the seizure of its property by the state.
07/18/17
 
Russia’s Supreme Court has ruled to recognize Jehovah’s Witnesses as an extremist organization and liquidate it
04/20/17
 
For 25 years the leadership of the Jehovah’s Witnesses have instructed its elders to keep cases of child sexual abuse secret from law enforcement and members of their own congregations, according to an examination of thousands of pages of documents in recent cases. The internal documents obtained by Reveal show that the Witnesses have systematically instructed elders and other leaders to keep child sexual abuse confidential, while collecting detailed information on congregants who prey on children.
02/16/15
 
A new animated video produced by the Jehovah’s Witnesses has surfaced that informs children that if they don’t pay attention at the meeting, they do so at their own peril. Sparlock would be proud.
02/15/15
 
Team 10 has obtained a video that some people say helps to prove Jehovah's Witnesses covered up child abuse for years. In a video deposition taken in 2011 during a civil lawsuit, admitted serial pedophile Gonzalo Campos said he abused several children in his San Diego congregation from the early 1980's through the mid 90's. "I did abuse him," said Campos in the video. "I touched his private parts."
07/22/13
 
Michael Jackson';s daughter Paris tried to kill herself because she hates living with her oppressive gran, a cousin claims. Tanay Jackson said Paris, 15, slashed her wrists and took pills after rows with 83-year-old Katherine over her Jehovah’s Witness beliefs and strict rules.
06/26/13
 
LONDON, England (CNN) -- Religious beliefs prepare to be tested as the world's oldest known Christian Bible goes online Monday -- but the 1,600-year-old text doesn't match the one you'll find in churches today.
06/08/13