Rev. Francis Markey
A man who claims he was sexually abused by a priest in Granite Falls is suing the Diocese of New Ulm and the Servants of the Paraclete to force the release of their lists of clerics accused of molesting children. The lawsuit filed Thursday alleges the diocese and religious order were negligent.
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.
A Nevada man who claims he was sexually abused by an Irish priest has sued the Diocese of New Ulm, saying it didn’t warn parents or children that the Rev. Francis Markey had been accused of abuse before.