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Victims of clergy sexual abuse will leaflet the Santa Fe Cathedral urging the Archbishop to update abusive clergy list

Group calls for the release of documents for the list

SNAP fears some credibly accused members of the clergy still have access to kids


Clergy sex abuse victims and their supporters will hand out flyers to parishioners asking them to urge Santa Fe Archbishop John Wester to update the list of all those in his archdiocese who have been accused of abusing children on his website and to post all the documents concerning these cases. The leaflets ask church-goers to join the advocates in pressing the archbishop to take this important step.

Sunday, February 4, at 12:30 PM

Outside the Cathedral of Saint Francis Assisi in Santa Fe, 131 Cathedral Place, Santa Fe, NM 87501

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Adrian College secretly fires professor who admitted to molesting teens

For immediate release Tuesday, January 30, 2018 

Statement by Claudia Vercellotti, SNAP Toledo Leader,, 419-345-9291

Did it take 150 gymnasts at the university down the road to compel Adrian College to do the right thing and fire Thomas Hodgman? 

And why did Docking sneak Hodgman off campus quietly? Why not make a public announcement? Why spare the reputation of a man who admitted to raping teens and leave it to his victim to learn the truth through rumor? 

Why the cover-up of Hodgman’s firing? Are there other victims? Are there Tittle IX complaints? Has there been a years-long cover-up? Have students who complained of assault been silenced and harassed like Casteix and we were when we tried to shed light on the story?

Is this a cover-up of Penn State and MSU scope and scale?

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