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Rev. Charles Engelhardt

Priest Who Was Appealing Sex Abuse Conviction Dies

A Roman Catholic priest has died in custody while appealing his child sexual abuse conviction.

11/18/2014

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Pa. Priest Charged With Visiting Honduras To Have Sex With Children Could Be Released From Jail

A federal judge is reconsidering a lower magistrate’s order to release a Pennsylvania priest from jail and confine him to his home until his trial on charges that he traveled to Honduras for sex with poor street children during missionary trips.

11/14/2014

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Police: Chester County Priest Shared Child Porn On Instagram

A priest in Chester County is accused of possessing and distributing child pornography through a popular photo-sharing network.

10/24/2014

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New Jersey Priest Accused Of Sexual Contact

The Trenton Diocese has suspended a priest after he was accused of having sexual contact with a teenage boy.

08/22/2014

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New Jersey Priest Accused Of Sexual Conduct With Teenage Boy

The Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office says that Reverend Romannilo Apura, 67, was taken into custody on Thursday morning at his residence at St. Martha Parish in Pt. Pleasant, NJ.

08/21/2014

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Monsignor William Lynn Released From Philadelphia County Prison, Chaput Defends Posting Bail

According to officials, Lynn was fitted with an electronic monitor and released from Philadelphia County Prison on Friday afternoon.

01/03/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Eyewitness News Speaks With Family Of Alleged Sex Abuse Victim About His Legacy

Nearly two weeks ago, the main accuser against Father Robert Brennan died from an apparent overdose. His family gives CBS 3 Eyewitness an exclusive into the life of Sean, just hours before District Attorney Seth Williams announced charges will be withdrawn against Brennan.

10/23/2013

Rev. Robert L. Brennan

Philly D.A.: Charges To Be Withdrawn Against Former Priest Robert Brennan

Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams announced charges have been dropped against former Philadelphia priest Robert Brennan.

10/23/2013

Rev. Robert L. Brennan

Philly D.A.: Alleged Victim In Rape Case Against Former Priest Dies

District Attorney Seth Williams announced that the victim in the rape and assault case against Robert Brennan has died.

10/17/2013

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Pa. Priest Suspended, Facing Sex Assault Charges

A northeastern Pennsylvania priest is facing charges after police say he was caught having sex with a 15-year-old boy in a parked car.

09/20/2013

New Jersey Ex-Priest Jailed After Working With Kids

A judge has ordered a New Jersey priest held while a grand jury considers whether he violated a legal agreement to stay away from children.

05/21/2013

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Archbishop Chaput Ordains 3 To The Priesthood For Archdiocese Of Philadelphia

Archbishop Charles Chaput ordained three new priests at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Saturday morning.

05/18/2013

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‘Militant’ Priest Says New Pope Is Right Man At Right Time

Pope Francis is getting high marks from the author of a new book who asserts there’s a supernatural battle going on for the souls of humanity.

04/14/2013

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Police Searching For Suspect Who Attacked, Robbed Priest In Center City

Philadelphia police are trying to find a suspect who they say attacked and robbed a priest in Center City Wednesday afternoon.

12/20/2012

Father Joseph DiGregorio

Philadelphia Priest Accused Of Child Sexual Abuse Reinstated

The diocese said Monday that Archbishop Charles Chaput decided the Rev. Joseph DiGregorio is suitable for ministry.

10/15/2012

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