* * * NYC Media Alert for Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 * * *
 
From: Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
 
Contact:   Professor Marci Hamilton
    Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
    Yeshiva University
    215-353-8984
 
 
CATHOLIC WHISTLEBLOWERS PRESS CONFERENCE
 
 
WHO:              Members of the Catholic Whistleblowers a group of priests and nuns and Professor Marci Hamilton, one of the United States’ leading church/state scholars who holds the Paul R. Verkuil Chair in Public Law at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University
 
 
WHAT:           First press conference to introduce the members of the Catholic Whistleblowers, a newly formed group of priests and nuns whose mission is to fight against sexual abuse in the Roman Catholic Church.
 
 
WHEN:            1 p.m., Wednesday, May 22, 2013
 
WHERE:           Jacob Burns Moot Court Room
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
55 5th Avenue,   New York, New York
 
 
WHY:               To focus on shedding more light on instances of sexual abuse in the institution and the corrupting influence of the cover-up.