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  • Lesbian sues NJ Catholic high school for firing

    Lesbian sues NJ Catholic high school for firing

    • Aug 19, 2016

    A former dean and a guidance counselor at a Catholic high school in New Jersey is suing the school, its president and the Archdiocese of Newark for discrimination after she was fired when school officials learned she’s married to another woman.

  • One NY-area priest convicted, another steps down on abuse charges

    One NY-area priest convicted, another steps down on abuse charges

    • Jun 29, 2016

    A former priest in Paterson, N.J., has been convicted of luring and criminal sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl, while a priest in Long Island has voluntarily stepped down during an investigation of an allegation of sexual abuse from years ago.

  • Thefts of Baby Jesus statues unnerves New Jersey churches

    • Dec 28, 2015

    In a holiday season teeming with traditions, the enduring (and illegal) practice of pilfering baby Jesus statues from nativity scenes appears to be alive and well, particularly in northern New Jersey, where at least five churches have reported such thefts since Christmas Eve. The Archdiocese of Newark confirmed the thefts

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