- Jan 25, 2020
New audio reveals Bishop Richard Malone of Buffalo expressing concern that he may be forced to resign.
The tidal wave of New York state abuse related lawsuits have named a total of 4 U.S. bishops.
Two seminarians of the diocese of Buffalo have withdrawn and called for the resignation of embattled Bishop Richard Malone.
For U.S. charities affiliated with the Catholic Church, the past year has tested the resilience of their fundraisers and the loyalty of their donors in unprecedented fashion. Even as many donors reacted in dismay to the Church’s extensive sex-abuse scandals, the charities faced new challenges trying to address the immigration crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border.
Buffalo Bishop Richard Malone says he’ll hold a series of listening sessions as the Roman Catholic Diocese continues to respond to criticism of its handling of complaints of sexual abuse by clergy.
The Catholic Diocese of Buffalo said Tuesday its clergy abuse compensation program rejected more than half the claims filed by alleged victims while offering 127 people awards ranging from $2,000 to $650,000.