4 Insurers Exit Priest Sex Abuse Case While 1 Remains

Law360, New York (May 16, 2013, 7:07 PM EDT) -- An Illinois appeals court on Monday upheld rulings that four insurers didn't owe coverage to a Catholic religious order for claims a former priest sexually abused minors, but overturned a fifth insurer's victory for the second time in the case.

The Chicago Province of the Society of Jesus challenged the lower court's decision to side with Empire Indemnity Insurance Co., First Nonprofit Insurance Co., RLI Insurance Co., Mt. Hawley Insurance Co. and Pennsylvania General Insurance Co. in a dispute over insurance coverage for claims that former...
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