- Sep 30, 2020
A former Boise priest convicted of possessing violent and extreme child pornography will be sentenced to 25 years imprisonment, an appellate court ruled.
Catholic church leaders in Idaho say 15 priests and one deacon have been credibly accused of child sexual abuse since the 1950s.
The Vatican has defrocked an Idaho priest who was convicted of possessing violent and extreme child pornography last year.
A former Boise Catholic priest has pleaded guilty to child pornography charges as part of a plea deal.
A retired priest’s home has been exorcised and sold, following his arrests for child pornography and drug possession.
Bishop Peter F. Christensen said he was “absolutely stunned” by the news of the arrest of Father W. Thomas Faucher on child pornography and drug charges.