New Ulm Priest Name Released 04 Aug 14

The lawyer for a man suing the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and Winona for not protecting children from sexually abusive priests will release the names of New Ulm priests accused of sexual misconduct.  A hearing concerning a requested change of venue is scheduled for this morning, and after it Attorney Jeff Anderson says his office will release a transcript of the deposition of Father Francis Garvey, a priest and former top official of the Diocese of New Ulm who has apparently identified Diocese of New Ulm priests accused of sexual misconduct.  Archbishop John Nienstedt has denied any knowledge of abusive priests during his tenure as Bishop of New Ulm

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