Kathleen Hallisey featured on BBC 4 'Sunday' segment on Jehovah's Witnesses

AO Advocates Senior Associate Kathleen Hallisey was featured as an expert commentator on BBC Radio 4 “Sunday”, discussing a coverup of child sexual abuse allegations within the Jehovah’s Witnesses organisation. The discussion starts at the 33:30 mark—the last chapter of the programme.

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Kathleen Hallisey featured in article about Jehovah's Witnesses accusations

Our Senior Associate, Kathleen Hallisey, who successfully sued the Jehovah's Witnesses, was interviewed for Reveal News about the UK Charity Commission's investigation into the child protection policies of the Jehovah's Witnesses, which have mishandled sexual abuse allegations against the organisation. With ten separate lawsuits pending against the Witnesses, Hallisey also represents victims of Mark Sewell, a leader in the Jehovah's Witnesses who was convicted of eight sex offences in 2014. In Trey Bundy's article, Hallisey expresses strong support for the Commission and its potential to bring systemic changes: 'I am hopeful that [the investigators'] dedication and diligence in pursuing this investigation will lead to real change in the Watchtower's child protection policies.'

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