Two dozen impoverished boys who were sexually abused for years by a Connecticut man will receive $500,000 each from a university and several funding charities that were accused of failing to supervise Douglas Perlitz while he ran outreach programs that were supposed to help street children in Haiti. Perlitz is currently serving a 20-year prison sentence.
$12 Million Lawsuit Settled Over Sexual Abuse of Haitian Children
The Connecticut Law Tribune
July 9, 2013