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High Court Overturns $500K Award In Priest Abuse Case

The Nevada Supreme Court has overturned a $500,000 jury award to a man who alleged that he was groped in 1984 as a 13-year-old by a Catholic priest who had a history of sexual abuse in Wisconsin before being sent to Las Vegas.


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$500K At Stake For Catholic Church In Nevada Supreme Court

Nevada Supreme Court justices hear oral arguments Tuesday on an appeal by Catholic church officials of a $500,000 jury award to a man who says he was molested as a 13-year-old by a priest who’d been transferred from Wisconsin to Las Vegas.



Vegas Pastor Admits Stealing Church Funds

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Roman Catholic priest in Las Vegas has pleaded guilty to federal fraud charges for siphoning $650,000 from parish bank accounts, the gift shop, votive candle collection and prayer funds.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–10/08/2011