The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis moved to block this week’s court order that Archbishop John Nienstedt testify about the church’s handling of clergy sexual abuse cases and release the names of all local priests accused of sexually abusing children since 2004.
Updated: February 14, 2014, - 11:16 PM
The first release of a detailed financial audit shows that even with insurance, the Archdiocese of St. Paul-Minneapolis spent nearly $9 million on settlements, victim therapy and priest support.
Updated: February 13, 2014, - 09:54 PM
Ramsey County officials said they are reviewing a document received after they cleared church officials.
Updated: January 30, 2014, - 09:14 PM
Ramsey and Washington county attorneys declined to prosecute archdiocese leaders accused of failing to report sex abuse and porn.
Updated: January 30, 2014, - 11:03 AM
Roan traveled the world for more than two decades, bringing Nobel Peace Prize winners to Minnesota for annual public discussions that built a global following.
Updated: January 30, 2014, - 03:03 AM
But they were named in internal archdiocesan memo on parishes with history of clergy sex abuse.
Updated: December 20, 2013, - 06:41 AM
Archbishop John Nienstedt vehemently denied the allegations and will remove himself from public ministry. St. Paul police say church officials aren't fully cooperating.
Updated: December 17, 2013, - 10:20 PM
New release expands the lists of accused priests, but advocates say many names of abusive clergy remain secret.
Updated: December 09, 2013, - 09:43 PM
Minnesota’s Catholic dioceses under pressure to make public the names of additional accused clerics.
Updated: December 07, 2013, - 09:30 PM