Stories tagged: priest
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 11:49 A.M.
Grand jury indicts Eugene priest for sex, drug charges
A Lane County grand jury has returned a 10-count indictment against a Eugene priest accused of drug offenses and purchasing sex with a juvenile prostitute.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 27, 2016, 11 A.M.
Mountain Home priest charged with rape
MOUNTAIN HOME, Idaho – Authorities in south-central Idaho have charged a Mountain Home priest with raping a Mountain Home Air Force airman after he passed out. Magistrate Judge David Epis …
TUESDAY, JULY 26, 2016, 9:49 A.M.
Islamic State group claims attack that killed priest in France
Two attackers slit the throat of an 86-year-old priest celebrating Mass in a French church, killing him and gravely injuring one of the few worshippers present before being shot to …
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 2, 2016, 11 A.M.
U.S. priest gets 17 years for molesting Honduran children
A suspended Pennsylvania priest has been sentenced to nearly 17 years in prison for sexually assaulting poor street children during missionary trips to Honduras.
FRIDAY, MARCH 12, 2010
Spokane diocese paid boys ranch accusers
Although a jury last month rejected Kenneth Putnam’s sex abuse allegations against Morning Star Boys’ Ranch, the Catholic Diocese of Spokane had already paid Putnam a settlement worth hundreds of …
TUESDAY, NOV. 3, 2009
Diocese hit with 21 new claims
Twenty-one new claims of clergy sex abuse have been filed against the Catholic Diocese of Spokane, a number that has surprised the diocese and could reopen its contentious bankruptcy case. …
WEDNESDAY, FEB. 18, 2009, 7:18 A.M.
Jesuit province files for bankruptcy
Confronted by scores of lawsuits alleging sex abuse by priests, the Jesuits of the Oregon Province have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.