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1 Church Diocese Sues Another Over Accused Priest

In a rare move, the Diocese of New Ulm is suing another diocese, alleging it sent a priest to Minnesota without warning about past accusations of sexual abuse. A report says the lawsuit is against the Diocese of Clogher in Ireland and the Servants of the Paraclete religious order.

03/27/2014

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Ex-Priest Named In 1st Lawsuit Under New Minn. Law

A civil lawsuit filed Wednesday by a man who claims he was sexually abused by priest nearly 40 years ago is the first to be brought since the Minnesota Legislature loosened the statute of limitations on such crimes, attorneys for the accuser said.

05/29/2013

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Judge Threatens To Toss Suit Against Minn. Diocese

A federal judge is threatening to throw out a Nevada man’s lawsuit against a diocese in southwestern Minnesota over claims he was sexually abused by an Irish priest.

12/12/2011

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Crookston Diocese Settles With Alleged Victim

The Diocese of Crookston has settled with an alleged sexual assault victim for $750,000.

09/06/2011

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