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Nov
13
2007
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Cardinal: Sex-abuse bill 'about money'

CATHOLIC CHURCH | Letter to victim's parents attacks proposed state law

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Nov
10
2007
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Former Lafayette priest accused of molestation continues counseling

Therapist Charles Cichanowicz of West Lafayette will keep his job at the Alpine Counseling Center in Lafayette although he is being sued in a civil court for alleged child molestation

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Nov
08
2007
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37-year-old alleges sexual abuse by priest

A 37-year-old Navajo from Shiprock this week did something no other Navajo has ever done - take a Catholic priest to tribal court on allegations of sexual abuse.

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Watchdog group highlights accused priest's movements

Barbara A. Blaine, president of the Chicago-based group, said, "Our concern is that (Cote) comes to this community and is walking the street, and nobody is monitoring him."

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Nov
07
2007
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Priest gets bail in abuse charges

Jesuit given home confinement over prosecutors' please

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Abbott Klassen responds to review board criticism

A St. John's Abbey priest whose role on a review board brought criticism last month hasn't served on the board since early 2007, according to a letter issued this week by the leader of St. John's Abbey in Collegeville.

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Nov
03
2007
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Convicted Priest Faces New Abuse Charge

A retired Jesuit priest convicted of molesting two boys was taken into custody Friday on a charge that he molested a boy he took on a trip to Switzerland and Austria seven years ago, prosecutors announced.

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Prominent Jesuit Is Target of New Federal Charges

A prominent Jesuit priest accused of sexually victimizing teenage boys who were his valets as he traveled the world leading Roman Catholic spiritual retreats was taken into federal custody yesterday in Chicago.

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Oct
27
2007
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Lawyer to Abbey: Follow settlement

10/27/2007 Lawyer to Abbey: Follow settlement By David Unze, dunze@stcloudtimes.com ST. PAUL - The lawyer who represented numerous alleged victims of clergy sex abuse in what was hailed as a landmark settlement agreement with St. John's Abbey on Friday accused Abbot John Klassen of failing to live up to terms of that agreement. St. Paul attorney Jeff Anderson bases his accusation on questions about the past of a priest recently appointed to the External Review Board, which was created as a result of the settlement. The Abbey issued a brief statement Friday afternoon that said it would no

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Oct
26
2007
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Accused abuser gets promoted & put on sex abuse review board

Whistleblower/victim says St. John's violates promises of 2002 agreement Support group wants one top official to resign and another to apologize for 'recklessness'

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