Lawsuit Names Cardinal McCarrick and Five Others as Child Molesters
Virtual Press Conference Wednesday
Complaint: JAGG Doe 14 v. Diocese of Metuchen et al
Doe 14 Timeline of Abuse
Cardinal Theodore McCarrick Timeline
Father Anthony Nardino
Father John Laferrera
Father Michael Walters
Father Gerald Ruane
Brother Andrew Thomas Hewitt, CFC
(Newark, NJ) – Tomorrow, over a live moderated virtual press conference, attorneys Jeff Anderson and Mike Finnegan, on behalf of a courageous survivor of child sexual abuse by Cardinal Theodore McCarrick and multiple other priests, will:
- Reveal and discuss a new lawsuit filed under the New Jersey Child Sexual Abuse Act (part of the New Jersey Victims’ Rights Bill), by a survivor who was sexually abused by infamous serial sexual predator and former Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick as part of McCarrick’s sordid beach house child sex ring;
- Detail that the Plaintiff, then a teenager, was groomed, manipulated and coerced by McCarrick into participating in McCarrick’s sex ring along with other kids;
- Discuss how McCarrick orchestrated and directed the sexual abuse of the Plaintiff by three other priests named in the complaint.
A moderated Q&A will immediately follow.
WHEN: Wednesday, July 22, 2020 – 11:00 am (ET) / 10:00 am (CT)
FORMAT: The press conference will take place over a secure Zoom conference call, and will be filmed live in our Saint Paul office simultaneously. Attendees will be muted upon arrival but will be able to submit questions through Zoom chat to be addressed during the Q&A. Attendees can also wait until the conclusion of the presentation to ask questions directly over Zoom.
ZOOM Details: Press are welcome to join the Zoom call. Registration with first and last name is required for all attendees. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with registration requests / Zoom details.
MEDIA NOTE: The press conference will be filmed at 1080p resolution with a broadcast camera and uploaded in real time to Vimeo. Video files will be available for download upon conclusion of the event for use by broadcast and digital media from Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/440679117/aad7375107
Jeff Anderson – 646.499.3364 (c), 646.759.2551 (o)
Mike Finnegan – 612.205.5531 (c), 651.227.9990 (o)
Trusha Goffe – 646.995.0616 (c), 609.901.5010 (o)