Jehovah’s Witnesses in the Media

Please find below a selection of media reports involving the Jehovah’s Witnesses.  These are not exhaustive and will be added to on a regular basis.  If you know of media reports that you feel would be useful for me to list here, please contact me.

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The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA) – UK

The Guardian UK – 8th March 2018

The Week UK – 9th March 2018

Padron -v- Watchtower

NBC San Diego USA – 10th November 2017

San Diego Tribune USA – 6th March 2018

Reveal USA – 16th November 2017

Australian Royal Commission

Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

The Guardian UK – 10th March 2017

Reveal USA – 18th May 2107

The Washington Post USA – 28th November 2016

ABC Australia – 12th March 2017 Australia – 16th March 2017

2017 Australian Royal Commission – Jehovah’s Witnesses and Child Abuse

Other News

Las Vegas Review Journal USA – 23rd March 2018

USA Today – 20th March 2018

BBC UK – 13th March 2018

CBC Canada – 27th February 2018

YLE Finland – 23rd February 2018

Detroit Free Press USA – 19th February 2018

San Diego Reader USA – 12th January 2018

Jehovah’s Witnesses to settle sex-abuse case – Victim filed lawsuit six (6) years ago

BBC UK – 20th November 2017

BBC UK – 26th July 2017

Wirral Globe UK – 10th July 2017

Reveal News – 30th July 2015

 North Wales Daily Post UK – 21st September 2013

Wales Online UK – 20th September 2013

Liverpool Echo UK – 3rd December 2010 – Updated 7th May 2013


BBC Panorama – Suffer the Little Children

BBC Queer Britain – Does God Hate Me? Episode 1

ABC News – Candace Conti: Former Jehovah’s Witness Takes on Church over Sex Abuse Allegations

Radio Canada Info – Enquête: The Kingdom’s Dirty Secrets (Jehovah’s witnesses)