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Archbishop Vigano denies quashing Archbishop Nienstedt investigation; U.S. bishops respond to his letter

Archbishop Vigano denies quashing Archbishop Nienstedt investigation; U.S. bishops respond to his letter

| Mark Pattison | August 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Accusations alleging that I ordered the two auxiliary bishops of Minneapolis to close the investigation into the life of Archbishop John C. Nienstedt are false,” Archbishop Vigano said in a statement issued Aug. 26, a day after his original statement.

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Wyoming bishop orders new investigation into claims against Bishop Hart

Wyoming bishop orders new investigation into claims against Bishop Hart

| July 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Bishop Steven Biegler of Cheyenne said July 2 that he will continue restrictions placed on the public ministry of retired Bishop Joseph Hart of Cheyenne because of the results of new investigation into previous abuse allegations made against the prelate, now 86.

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Archdiocese investigates allegations against Father Joseph

Archdiocese investigates allegations against Father Joseph

| May 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

After a criminal investigation into allegations of inappropriate sexual conduct with an adult made against Father Thomas Joseph, the Carver County Attorney’s Office declined to bring criminal charges in the case, Archbishop Bernard Hebda announced in a May 11 statement.

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Father Joseph temporarily removed from ministry following allegation

Father Joseph temporarily removed from ministry following allegation

| January 24, 2018 | 14 Comments

Father Thomas Joseph, outgoing pastor of St. Nicholas in Carver, was temporarily removed from ministry because law enforcement is investigating him for criminal conduct involving an adult.

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Fridley pastor on leave during police investigation

Fridley pastor on leave during police investigation

| February 20, 2016 | 16 Comments

The pastor of St. William in Fridley has taken a voluntary leave of absence from ministry while he is the subject of an Edina Police Department investigation.

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Investigation under way concerning alleged misuse of archdiocesan funds

Investigation under way concerning alleged misuse of archdiocesan funds

| March 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

In a statement released March 7, the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis said that an internal investigation into alleged financial irregularities has led to the dismissal of a member of the archdiocesan accounting staff and to a criminal investigation.

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