Msgr. William Lynn, the former secretary for clergy in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, was convicted of one count of child endangerment and is in prison as his appeals play out.
Defense lawyer Thomas Bergstrom says while the case has been remanded to Superior Court, the three-judge panel may not hear arguments until September.
An appeals court last week overturned Lynn’s conviction in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia child sex abuse case.
An appeals court has dismissed the criminal case against the high-ranking church official in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
Convicted clergyman Monsignor William Lynn will remain behind bars for now, but the trial judge is considering a defense house arrest request after she revoked bail with Lynn’s conviction last week on a child endangerment charge.