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Aug
30
2007
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Catholic Church Scandal Unpriestly acts prompt more calls for action

Documents released by the Los Angeles archdiocese this week shine more light on cover-ups by high-ranking church officials to protect priests accused of sexual abuse from prosecution.

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Aug
24
2007
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Dominicans to Pay Man $1.2 Million in Lawsuit

A group of Catholic friars has agreed to pay $1.2 million to a 20-year-old man who accused a one-time Washington area priest of sexual abuse when the man was a teenager and living in Germantown.

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Order Settles Md. Abuse Suit for $1.2M

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A former altar boy who accused a Roman Catholic priest of molesting him more than five years ago has reached a $1.2 million settlement with the priest's religious order, according to the man's parents and attorneys.

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Urbana family settles priest abuse case for $1.2 million

The parents of a local man who said a Catholic priest abused him as a teen announced Thursday that the Rev. Aaron Joseph Cote's Dominican order has agreed to a $1.2 million settlement in the case.

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Aug
23
2007
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Pictures of Brandon Rains and Cote

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Brandon Rains PRESS RELEASE 8/23/07

8/23/2007 More Details Updated 2/8/2008Aaron Joseph Cote Timeline Updated 8/24/2007Order Settles Md. Abuse Suit for $1.2M WASHINGTON (AP) -- A former altar boy who accused a Roman Catholic priest of molesting him more than five years ago has reached a $1.2 million settlement with the priest's religious order, according to the man's parents and attorneys.Updated 8/24/2007Dominicans to Pay Man $1.2 Million in Lawsuit A group of Catholic friars has agreed to pay $1.2 million to a 20-year-old man who accused a one-time Washington area priest of sexual abuse when the man was a teenager and livin

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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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Cote's Time Line

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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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