Teacher accused of abusing 52 boys now lives in Salt Lake HI

Teacher accused of abusing 52 boys now lives in Salt Lake HI

By Keoki Kerr, February 25, 2016,  HawaiiNewsNow

SALT LAKE, OAHU  A longtime Catholic school teacher accused of molesting dozens of boys in three states for decades is living on Oahu, but his name and those of priests accused of sexual misconduct are not listed in the state’s sex offender registry.

Catholic schoolteacher brother Edward Courtney is accused of sexually abusing more than 50 boys from New York to Chicago to Seattle over three decades.

"Sadly, while bad, it's not alone.  There are other priests who have molested hundreds of kids," said Michael Pfau, a Seattle-based attorney who has represented hundreds of alleged victims of Catholic clergy and teachers, including 52 men in the Courtney case.

In 2013, Courtney, 81, moved . . .

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