Media Advisory: Doe 20 to Speak Publicly Monday About Abuse by Father Michael Keating

Speaking Publicly About Abuse by Father Michael Keating, Doe 20 Will be Using Her Name and Telling Her Story

Keating’s once-secret priest file to be publicly released for the first time

(St. Paul, MN) – At a news conference Monday, January 12, 2015 a sexual abuse survivor of Father Michael Keating, Doe 20, along with her attorney Jeff Anderson will:
  • Speak publicly about the sexual abuse she endured at the hands of Father Keating and her experience in reporting the abuse to the Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. Doe 20 wants the truth to be known and will share her full story.
  • Discuss how Father Kevin McDonough chose to protect Father Keating and lie about his history of sexual abuse allegations.
  • Provide and review key documents from Keating’s priest file.
  • This public disclosure was made possible by virtue of an agreement reached with the Archdiocese in the Doe 1 case.

WHEN:  Monday January 12, 2015 at 1:00PM CST

WHERE:  Jeff Anderson & Associates

366 Jackson St. Suite 100

St. Paul, MN 55101

NOTES:  Doe 20 will be available for interviews.

The amended complaint filed by Doe 20 on September 22, 2014 and Keating’s priest file and key documents are available on our website.  We will live stream the press event online from our website