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Fifty years ago, they were screwed-up kids sent to the Florida School for Boys to be straightened out. But now they are screwed-up men, scarred by the whippings they endured. Read the story and see a video and portrait gallery.
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2 settle abuse cases involving a priest
By ASSOCIATED PRESS
Published June 28, 2007
Two men who claimed a retired Catholic priest abused them years ago settled their civil cases this week. The amount of the settlement wasn't revealed.
One of the men said the Rev. Neil Doherty drugged and raped him numerous times at a rectory beginning when he was 11. The second said he was sexually abused twice, but not drugged.
Schools get mixed grades from group
Florida got a B for teacher evaluation and compensation Wednesday from a Washington, D.C., group that likes the state's use of student test scores, teacher assessments and merit pay.
The National Council on Teacher Quality gave Florida a C in four other areas and an F in preparing special-education teachers.
The report got a cool reception from the Florida Education Department, which said it has factual errors, and the Florida Education Association, which suggested the council has a conservative political agenda.