May 27 • 1HR 14M

Sex Abuse in the Church

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Advisory Opinions is a new podcast from The Dispatch. Hosts David French and Sarah Isgur have a weekly conversation about the law, culture, and why it matters.
Episode details

David and Sarah talk about the Southern Baptist Convention sex abuse scandal, including the role that lawyers play in compounding the injustice of sex abuse in religious institutions. They also talk about an interesting insurrection election eligibility decision in the 4th Circuit and circle back to red flag laws. They also discuss the nature of courage and cowardice under fire.

Show Notes:

-Southern Baptist Convention sexual abuse report

-David in The Atlantic: “The Southern Baptist Horror”

-Cawthorn v. Amalfi

-French Press: “Pass and Enforce Red Flag Laws. Now.”