Abuse Allegations

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Cathedral Basilica of St. Mary in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Minn. archdiocese suggests dispute with sex abuse affidavit

An auxiliary bishop of the Saint Paul-Minneapolis archdiocese says the affidavit of a former chancellor on the handling of sex... Read more

Archbishop John C Nienstedt.

Minn. archbishop cooperates with investigation of 'false' claims

Archbishop John Nienstedt of St. Paul, Minn., has ordered a third party investigation of himself following recent accusations of sexual... Read more

Former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See Miguel Diaz.

Former Vatican ambassador faced sexual harassment claim

A University of Dayton investigation in 2013 found “reasonable cause” to believe that former U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See... Read more

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield of Wheeling-Charleston.

W. Virginia bishops says testimony debunks abuse allegation

Bishop Michael J. Bransfield of Wheeling-Charleston says accusations of abuse against him have been disproved, with the alleged victim and... Read more