“A suburban Chicago insurance group has become the best bet for Roman Catholic dioceses across the country seeking protection from the ever-evolving priest sexual abuse scandal.

“A suburban Chicago insurance group has become the best bet for Roman Catholic dioceses across the country seeking protection from the ever-evolving priest sexual abuse scandal. In a time when insurers are shying away from the church, refusing to cover organizations whose leaders admitted to protecting child molesters, National Catholic Risk Retention Group Inc. signed up three new dioceses — for a total 59 dioceses and one religious order’s trust— for insurance services.”