Southern Baptists say they face U.S. federal probe after sex abuse claims
The Southern Baptist Convention, the largest U.S. Protestant denomination, said on Friday that several of its entities were being investigated by the Justice Department, after a report found the church had mishandled sex abuse claims and mistreated victims.
Southern Baptist church says it is under investigation by Justice Department following sex abuse report
Federal investigators are\u00a0looking at the denomination and several of its affiliated agencies, the Southern Baptist Convention\u00a0confirmed Friday.
Southern Baptists say denomination faces DOJ investigation
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Leaders of the Southern Baptist Convention said Friday that several of the denomination's major entities are under investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice in the wake of its multiple problems related to clergy sex abuse .