2007 Fondling Complaint Against Catholic Bishop ReopenedAuthorities have re-opened a 2007 fondling complaint against a priest who taught at a suburban Philadelphia high school and is now the Roman Catholic bishop of West Virginia.
W. Va. Priest Will Testify At Trial of Philadelphia Priest Accused of Sex AbuseProsecutors in the case against Father James Brennan want Monsignor Kevin Quirk as a witness against Brennan, who is charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy in 1996, but had suggested that Quirk's appearance was being obstructed.
W. Va. Bishop Issues Scathing Rebuttal To Accusations Raised In Phila. Sex Abuse TrialBishop Michael Bransfield, who was named by a prosecution witness during the Philadelphia priest sex abuse trial, strongly denies the allegations leveled against him.