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$2.75 Million Verdict Against Hospital In Child Sex Abuse Case

A jury has found St. Francis Hospital in Hartford at fault in a sex abuse scandal involving a doctor who worked there for decades and awarded a victim $2,750,000.

07/08/2011

After the death of Dr. George Reardon,  boxes of slides were found hidden in the basement of his West Hartford home.  (Courtesy West Hartford Police)

St. Francis Abuse Cases Settled

The settlement covers about one third of the people who sued Saint Francis Hospital, claiming child sexual abuse by Doctor George Reardon.

05/09/2011

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Sex Abuse Suit Seeks Millions From St. Francis Hospital

The attorney for a victim of a prolific pedophile doctor has asked a jury for up to $8 million in damages against a Hartford hospital where the doctor worked for three decades.

05/05/2011

File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Lawyer: Hospital Didn’t Know Of Abuse At Time

The trial has gotten underway in the trial of a doctor at St. Francis Hospital police believe abused hundreds, possibly thousands, of children under the guise of a bogus growth study.

04/05/2011

After the death of Dr. George Reardon,  boxes of slides were found hidden in the basement of his West Hartford home.  (Courtesy West Hartford Police)

Reardon Victims Prepare For Civil Trial

Trial is set to begin next month in a civil case brought by victims of the late Dr. George Reardon, accused of abusing hundreds or thousands of children over a period of decades.

03/14/2011

(Credit:  West Hartford Police)

Effort To Limit Testimony In Abuse Trial

St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center in Hartford is asking a court to limit testimony in an upcoming trial about whether it did enough to protect children from a sexually abusive doctor.

02/22/2011

Two More Patients of Late Doctor Sue St.Francis Hospital

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Two people who say they were among the late Dr. George Reardon’s child sex abuse victims have sued St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, saying it failed to protect them from […]

12/10/2010

St. Francis Offers to Settle with Alleged Abuse Victims

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – A Connecticut hospital is offering settlements of $20,000 to $100,000 to dozens of people who filed lawsuits after a legal deadline, alleging they were sexually abused when they were children years […]

11/19/2010