After months of allegations of sexual abuse by dozens of alumni, St. George’s and sexual abuse survivors have reached a settlement agreement.

Up to 30 alumni, some who claimed incidents that dated back as far as the 1970’s, of St. George’s will receive compensation from the school, the terms and amount will remain confidential.

The Boston Globe with more information – Survivors of sex abuse reach settlement with R.I.’s St. George’s School

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