Howard Hotard:  Accused of Sexually Abusing a Minor 

Howard Hotard

Howard Hotard is included in the Archdiocese of New Orleans’ list of clergy who are deceased and who admitted or have been publicly accused of sexually abusing a minor.

  • Date of Birth: 1926
  • Ordination: 1955
  • Estimated Timeframe of Abuse: early 1980s
  • Allegation Received: 1995
  • Removed from Ministry: 2002
  • Date of Death: 2013
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