1991 Star Tribune 2-part Investigative Series
An in-depth overview, covering the history of CTC, the School,
and the culture that allowed the abuse to occur,
with emphasis on John Clark Donahue.
October 31, 2019, Minnesota Public Radio
CTC settles with the remaining litigants.
October 9, 2019 City Pages
In depth article covering the abuse, current lawsuits and current protests of Children’s Theater Company.
Minnesota Public Radio Report
Mpls/St Paul Magazine Article
Overview of the current lawsuit(s) involving Jason McLean
AM 950 Radio Podcast: Connections with Laurie Fitz
Interview with plaintiffs Laura Stearns and Jina Penn Tracey,
describes abuses and current responses from CTC management, as well as resources for victims.
City Pages, November 7, 2019
Article about Jason McLean’s attempts to flip his Mexican villa.
Minnesota Public Radio October 24, 2019
Jason McLean’s return to the US, and Laure Stearn’s reaction.
Minneapolis Star Tribune October 24, 2019
Jason McLean, former Children’s Theater teacher accused of child sex abuse, returns to U.S.
SFGate October 23, 2019
Jason McLean returns to US, plans to reopen Oakland bar in California after firing all employees.
MPR News September 3, 2019
Describing the seventh settlement, including a statement from the survivor expressing disappointment.
MPR News August 14, 2019
Describing the settlement of six cases out of the courtroom.
Star Tribune July 12, 2019
MPR News May 28, 2019
Describing the outcome of the first of 17 civil suits against CTC ,
and the aftermath of CTC filing for taxation of costs, asking the Plaintiff to cover $295,000 in legal fees.
The Legal Examiner May 28, 2019
Community Responses/Call to Action
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Background on why Laura Stearns, one of the plaintiffs, calls for a boycott.
Coverage of recent protests of CTC management.