Did Some Nuns, Teachers Know Of Child Sex Abuse In Baltimore Catholic Schools?WJZ investigates child sex abuse at the hands of priests, police and a teacher back in the 1960s and 1970s.
Convicted Rapist & Former Md. School Teacher Will Spend Life In PrisonA federal appeals court has ruled that a former Catholic school teacher convicted of raping a student must remain in prison.
Teacher Convicted Of Raping Students May Be FreedThe case shocked Baltimore. A Catholic school teacher convicted of raping students and forcing them into group sex. Now, 17 years later, a federal appeals court considers releasing the teacher from prison.
Rape Victim Of Former Baltimore Teacher Working To Keep Him In PrisonA former Baltimore Catholic school teacher convicted of raping a student and sentenced to life in prison could get out on a technicality. But now, another victim is stepping forward talking to WJZ for the first time about John Merzbacher.
Abuse Victims Of Former Baltimore School Teacher Rally Against His Possible Release From PrisonA Baltimore Catholic school teacher serving four life sentences for raping young students could be freed from prison. Now, abuse victims gather to fight back against his possible release.
Students Vow To Keep Convicted Teacher In PrisonStudents of a former teacher serving life for raping a student say they plan to do whatever they can to make sure he stays behind bars.
Supreme Court Decision Could Set Convicted Child Rapist FreeHis victims thought he was locked up for life, but a decision by the Supreme Court may help unlock his cell. Baltimore school teacher John Merzbacher was convicted of child rape in 1995.