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Jun
10
2013
Documents: | 10:45 AM          
CORRECTION - Regarding Shattuck Complaint

There is a correction to be made in the lawsuit filed today against Shattuck-St. Mary’s.  At paragraphs 17 D and E,  in the original complaint, the complaint reads “board members” and it should read “administrators.”     We have no information at this time that a report was made to the board of directors, only that a report was made to school administrators.  An amended complaint will be filed with this correction to replace the originally filed version. 

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Documents: | 10:18 AM          
Press Release: First civil suit filed against Shattuck-St. Mary's under Child Victims Act

(Faribault, MN) – Even though three separate reports of inappropriate sexual conduct with boys were made to officials, including the headmaster and two board members, the elite private school Shattuck-St. Mary’s allowed teacher and dorm parent Lynn Seibel to continue his sexual exploitation of students at the school. Today, attorneys filed suit in Rice County District Court on behalf ...

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Documents: | 10:13 AM          
New Lawsuit against Shattuck

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Jun
06
2013
Article: Jeff Anderson & Associates | 9:47 AM          
Video: Former student recounts sexual abuse at St. Johns Prep

(St. Cloud, MN) - Thirty-six years later, 50 year-old Ed “Troy” Bramlage of Sauk Rapids, Minnesota, finally has a chance at justice. It took an act of the Minnesota Legislature and a lot of courage, but on Wednesday Bramlage stood in the office of his attorneys, and in front of reporters, told a secret he has harbored since he was 14 years old: “When I was a freshman at St. John’s Prep I was sexually molested by a priest.”

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Jun
05
2013
Article: Dave Unze | 3:10 PM          
Sctimes.com: Sauk Rapids man files suit saying priest abused him as child

A Sauk Rapids man is suing the Order of St. Benedict, St. John’s Abbey, St. John’s Prep School and a monk who lives at the abbey for sexual abuse he said he suffered in 1977.

The lawsuit filed Wednesday by Troy Bramlage is the direct result of a law passed by the 2013 Legislature that lifted a six-year civil statute of limitations for victims of childhood sexual abuse. The new law gives victims older than 24 three years to sue for past abuse and anyone younger than 18 an unlimited time to file lawsuits regarding childhood sexual abuse. Previous lawsuits of this nature routinely have been dis...

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Documents: | 11:48 AM          
Doe 2 Summons & Complaint Against St. Johns Abbey

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Hazelden 1-14-1980

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Letter 8-29-1972

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Letter 6-9-1966

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Letter 8-23-65

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