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We are SNAP, the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests. We are the largest, oldest and most active support group for women and men wounded by religious authority figures (priests, ministers, bishops, deacons, nuns and others).

More accusations uncovered in the Diocese of Buffalo

State of Wisconsin Granted Professional Licenses to Four Priests with Histories of Abuse

CONTACT: Peter Isely, Founding Member, SNAP (414-429-7259,

It is being reported today that at least four ex-priests with histories of abusing children were granted or renewed licenses to practice social work and related professions in Wisconsin under Governor Scott Walker. All four have been identified by the Archdiocese of Milwaukee as priests with substantiated histories of sexual abuse or misconduct.

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