Tags » Clergy Abuse

2 Men Filed Civil Lawsuits Against Crosier Seminary Clergy

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Two former seminarians who say they were sexually abused as teenagers by clergy at Crosier Seminary in Onamia have filed civil lawsuits. 126 more words


Judge Denies Request To Play Abuse Victims Videos In Parishes

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A judge has denied the request of three clergy abuse victims to show a video in Minnesota parishes urging other victims to disclose alleged abuse. 57 more words


Clergy Abuse Victims Call For Others To Come Forward

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Three victims of clergy abuse have made a video appeal for other victims to come forward.

An attorney for victims is asking a judge to order the video be played in all 216 Minnesota parishes on Sunday, July 12. 322 more words


no way home ...


A three year old child is brutally beaten by his mother’s boyfriend and then threatened to remain quiet or he’ll get another beating. One morning following another beating, the child goes to school with bruises on his face and is questioned by a concerned teacher. 1,347 more words

Reports detail derailed investigation into former archbishop Nienstedt

Five days after the resignation of John Nienstedt from the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, new reports detail an internal investigation into the archbishop that was abruptly halted. 430 more words


Parishioners, Victims React To Archbishop's Resignation

ST. PAUL (WCCO) — Archbishop John Nienstedt has been on the forefront of the clergy sex abuse scandal rocking the Roman Catholic Church for the better part of 30 years. 299 more words


Ramsey Co. Att'y Charges Archdiocese With Failing To Protect Children

ST. PAUL (WCCO) — The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis now faces criminal charges over how it handled an abusive priest.

The Ramsey County Attorney today said top church leaders failed to protect children from the Reverend Curtis Wehmeyer. 379 more words