St. Thomas priest sued, citing sexual contact involving girl
A St. Paul priest and University of St. Thomas professor was named in a lawsuit Monday by a woman who said he abused her when she was a minor.
The girl, identified as "Doe 20" in the suit, alleged that between about 1997 and 2000, Michael Jerome Keating "engaged in multiple instances of unpermitted, harmful, and offensive sexual contact" with her. Keating, now 57, was a seminary student at the time.
The lawsuit, filed Monday morning in Ramsey County District Court, said Keating was...