Tag: bankruptcy

Bidding window opens for chancery building

Bidding window opens for chancery building

| January 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

A U.S. bankruptcy court judge approved Jan. 28 the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ plan to enter into time-fixed bidding process for one of its properties after receiving an initial bid from a Minneapolis developer for $2.75 million.

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Hayden sale approved, chancery sale seeks court approval

Hayden sale approved, chancery sale seeks court approval

| January 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

A U.S. bankruptcy court judge approved the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis’ sale of one building and the archdiocese filed for its approval of another Jan. 7. Both buildings are home to the archdiocese’s central corporation offices.

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Archdiocese, county attorney settle civil abuse case with child-protection action plan

Archdiocese, county attorney settle civil abuse case with child-protection action plan

| December 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

“If there were any doubts about the archdiocese’s pledge to keeping kids safe, the provisions announced today, going beyond what the law would require, should help put those doubts to rest,” Archbishop Bernard Hebda said at a news conference.

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Duluth Diocese files for bankruptcy

Duluth Diocese files for bankruptcy

| December 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Efforts to reach a resolution that would aid all victims of clergy sexual abuse in its northern Minnesota area failed, prompting the filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

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Judge grants access to sexual abuse claims to leaders from implicated parishes

Judge grants access to sexual abuse claims to leaders from implicated parishes

| September 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

A federal bankruptcy judge ruled Sept. 3 that access to confidential sexual abuse claims made against the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis shall include parishes implicated in the claims.

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Aug. 3 claims filing deadline stands

Aug. 3 claims filing deadline stands

| Tom Halden | July 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

Judge denies motion to move deadline to May, 2016

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New parish creditors committee forms

New parish creditors committee forms

| May 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

A bankruptcy judge has appointed a committee of parish creditors with claims against the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis separate from sexual abuse claimants to work toward a plan for Reorganization with the archdiocese, claimants and the archdiocese’s insurers. Judge Robert Kressel made the ruling following a May 7 hearing.

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Archdiocese addresses property values, Catholic Services Appeal in Reorganization hearing

Archdiocese addresses property values, Catholic Services Appeal in Reorganization hearing

| February 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Creditors of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and attorneys for victims/survivors of clergy sexual abuse with claims against the archdiocese sought clarification in a meeting of creditors Feb. 24 on the archdiocese’s financial assets and operations as reported in its Jan. 16 filing for Reorganization under the Chapter 11 bankruptcy code and subsequent required filings.

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Catholics asked, archbishop answers: How Reorganization affects pensions, schools, parishes

Catholics asked, archbishop answers: How Reorganization affects pensions, schools, parishes

Since I directed that a petition for a Chapter 11 Reorganization of the archdiocese corporation be filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court, many of you have contacted me with your questions. Please allow me to attempt to answer a few, in hopes the answer can help others.

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Judge-ordered mediation ‘a continuation’ of collaboration, attorneys say

Judge-ordered mediation ‘a continuation’ of collaboration, attorneys say

| January 21, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis will enter into mediation toward a settlement with insurance companies and victims/survivors of clergy sexual abuse with claims against the archdiocese, a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge determined Jan. 20.

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