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Aug
23
2007
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Ruling bolsters fight against ex-priest

8/23/2007 Ruling bolsters fight against ex-priest By KEVIN KOELLING Managing Editor PERRY COUNTY - A Wisconsin Supreme Court decision in July means Perry County people who filed lawsuits alleging sexual abuse by an ex-priest will see him in court, their attorney said Aug. 16. The News reported in several stories in 2005 and 2006 civil lawsuits were filed alleging Harry Monroe abused boys in churches to which he was assigned by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis, including St. Paul Church in Tell City and St. Michael Church in Cannelton. The archdiocese was also named as a defendant based on

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Aug
22
2007
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Abuse suit names priest, a convicted child molester

Claims abuse at Evanston Jesuit residence

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New Accusations Against Priest Convicted of Sexual Abuse

A Jesuit priest convicted last year of sexually abusing two teenage boys about 40 years ago is facing new accusations of abuse.

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Aug
21
2007
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Mother Teresa's Spiritual Advisor Is Sued For Recent Child Sex Abuse

Just four years ago, one of America's highest-profile priests was living with and repeatedly molesting a teenager, according to a new civil lawsuit being filed today and discussed at a news conference.

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Four women ask court to amend lawsuit, allow punitive damages related to alleged abuse by Roney

Four women, who were allegedly sexually abused by the Rev. David A. Roney while they were children, are asking the court to allow them to seek punitive damages in a lawsuit against the Catholic Diocese of New Ulm, St. Francis Parish in Benson and St. Mary's Parish in Willmar.

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Complaint filed against The Chicago Province of The Society of Jesus a/k/a The Jesuits and Father Donald J. McGuire, S.J.

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Aug
20
2007
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Reno Diocese Paid Over 300-Thousand Dollars For Sex Abuse Case

According to a published report today, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Reno has paid 328,000 dollars to settle claims of sexual abuse made by at least seven people against local priests.

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Aug
19
2007
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Lawmaker wants to give abuse victims time to sue

In most states, including Nevada, victims of sexual abuse by priests are unable to collect large financial settlements from local Catholic dioceses because most cases date back to the 1960s and 1970s and the statute of limitations for filing civil complaints has expired.

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Aug
15
2007
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Plaintiffs' Memorandum of Law In Support of Motion to Amend Complaint to Revise Fiduciary Fraud Count and to Add Punitive Damages

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