Shoreline: 4 men sue Catholic order, alleging 1970s abuse by priest

Shoreline: 4 men sue Catholic order, alleging 1970s abuse by priest

By Amy Forliti
Associated Press

Posted: 11/20/2014 12:01:00 AM CST

A lawsuit filed Thursday by four men who say they were molested by a priest in the 1970s claims a Catholic order created a public nuisance when it failed to warn families that the priest could pose a risk.  

It was one of two lawsuits filed Thursday in Minnesota against the Crosier Fathers and Brothers and the retired Rev. Gerald Funcheon, who worked in suburban Minneapolis, among other places, and has admitted to abusing minors. The lawsuit alleges the Crosiers are putting the public in danger by concealing . . .

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