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  • Criminal charges on abuse case dismissed against archdiocese

    Criminal charges on abuse case dismissed against archdiocese

    • Jul 24, 2016

    Civil authorities in Minnesota have dismissed criminal charges filed last year against the Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis, and the parties had amended a settlement agreement they reached in December on a related civil petition.

  • Minnesota archdiocese admits wrongdoing in abuse case

    Minnesota archdiocese admits wrongdoing in abuse case

    • Jul 20, 2016

    The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis publicly admitted wrongdoing Wednesday for the way it handled sexual abuse allegations against a former priest, while prosecutors dropped criminal charges that alleged the archdiocese turned a blind eye to repeated misconduct by the defrocked cleric.

  • Lawyers say Minnesota archdiocese hiding $1 billion in assets

    Lawyers say Minnesota archdiocese hiding $1 billion in assets

    • May 25, 2016

    ST. PAUL, Minn. — Attorneys on Tuesday accused a Minnesota archdiocese of sheltering more than $1 billion in assets to avoid big payouts to abuse survivors as part of the church’s bankruptcy case. They say the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has some $1.7 billion in assets — far

  • Former Twin Cities prelate accused of ignoring family member’s abuse

    Former Twin Cities prelate accused of ignoring family member’s abuse

    • May 5, 2016

    Archbishop John Nienstedt of St. Paul-Minneapolis, who resigned in June 2015 amid controversy over his handling of sexual abuse allegations, now has been accused of failing to act when a member of his own extended family was molested by a fellow priest. The charge comes in a May 4 report

  • Archbishop Nienstedt resigns after sex abuse coverup charges against archdiocese

    • Jun 15, 2015

    ROME — Archbishop John Nienstedt and one of his top deputies have resigned their offices amid criminal charges against the Archdiocese of Minneapolis and Saint Paul, the Vatican announced Monday. Nienstedt and Auxiliary Bishop Lee Anthony Piche resigned under the code of Church law that allows bishops to resign before

  • Prosecutors charge archdiocese with failing to protect kids

    • Jun 5, 2015

    Prosecutors in Minnesota filed criminal charges Friday against the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, accusing church leaders of mishandling repeated complaints of sexual misconduct against a priest and failing to follow through on pledges to protect children and root out pedophile clergymen. The charges and accompanying civil

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