In Connecticut’s history of child sexual abuse
cases, the Catholic Church was the first target
for widespread civil litigation. Then came
Hartford’s St. Francis Hospital, with the scores
of young patients subjected to a former doctor
who molested them in the guise of conducting
adolescent growth studies.
And now, claims against the Boy Scouts of
America appear to be on the rise.
Attorney Paul Slager, of Stamford’s Silver
Golub & Teitell LLP, has recently filed suit on
behalf of two “John Doe” plaintiffs against