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Aug
24
2007
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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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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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