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Feb
14
2011
Documents: | 4:13 PM          
Archdiocese of Philadelphia Priest data profile for Martin J. Satchell (part2)

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Documents: | 4:11 PM          
Archdiocese of Philadelphia Priest data profile for Martin J. Satchell (part1)

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Documents: | 9:53 AM          
Civil Complaint Filed In Philadelphia County Court of Common Pleas Against Archdiocese of Philadelphia et al. on 2/14/11

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Documents: | 9:50 AM          
Top Philadelphia Archdiocesan Officials Named in Civil Lawsuit Alleging Conspiracy to Endanger Children

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Documents: | 9:46 AM          
Philadelphia Grand Jury Report

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Feb
12
2011
Article: John Meagher | 3:04 PM          
My 28-year battle against the paedophile priests

In 1983, Jeff Anderson was just another lawyer working in St Paul, Minnesota. Then, by chance, the 35-year-old's career -- and life -- changed forever when a man walked into his office saying he had been abused by a priest.Soon after taking on the case, Anderson realised the problem was much greater than he had first imagined. It wasn't just a paedophile priest who was culpable, but also senior bishops who had conspired to cover up the abuse. He promptly sued the Archdiocese of Minneapolis and St Paul.The bishops responded with $1m to settle the matter out of court, but Anderson's client...

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Article: Annysa Johnson of the Journal Sentinel | 2:54 PM          
Archdiocese accused of moving funds

An attorney for victims of clergy sex abuse suggested Friday that the Archdiocese of Milwaukee moved as much as $75 million off its books over the last six years in an effort to shield it from sex abuse settlements - allegations denied by the archdiocese.

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Feb
11
2011
Article: Annysa Johnson of the Journal Sentinel | 7:11 PM          
Archdiocese could face larger pool of creditors during bankruptcy

Dozens of people have come forward since the Archdiocese of Milwaukee filed for bankruptcy protection last month alleging they were sexually abused by priests as children, attorneys for victims said Thursday.

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Feb
10
2011
Article: | 1:48 PM          
Philly DA charges priests, teacher in sex assaults

On February 10, 2011, a Philadelphia Grand Jury released a report and a presentment following an investigation into allegations that two priests and a teacher sexually abused a 10-year-old boy at St. Jerome Parish in Philadelphia, and that another priest assigned to St. Jerome sexually assaulted a 14-year-old boy.

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Feb
08
2011
Article: ASSOCIATED PRESS | 1:59 PM          
Unprecedented look at archdiocese finances

The Archdiocese of Milwaukee has provided a rare look at its finances with a federal bankruptcy court filing. Financial statements filed Monday show the archdiocese has nearly $41 million in assets and $24 million in liabilities. The archdiocese filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January after it failed to reach a settlement with two dozen victims of sexual abuse by Catholic clergy. The Journal Sentinel says the court will determine what assets are available to compensate victims and creditors. Then it will oversee a reorganization plan to keep the...

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FEATURED NEWS
News Release: Judge Upholds Arbitration Award Involving the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph
News Release: Judge Upholds Arbitration Award Involving the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph
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Priest File of Father Thomas Stitts
Priest File of Father Kenneth LaVan