Comments for: Supreme Court justices consider what bishop knew, when he knew it in priest abuse case

Posted June 11, 2013, at 7:20 p.m.
Last modified June 12, 2013, at 9:17 a.m.

BANGOR | An Augusta man who claims he was abused in the 1980s by a Catholic priest has asked the Maine Supreme Judicial Court to consider what the bishop knew and when he knew it about the conduct of the Rev. Raymond Melville. Justices heard oral arguments in the …


An earlier version of this story requires correction. A quote from Justice Ellen Gorman should have read: "No one at the hearing can argue the church was not rife with intentional concealment after 1988,” not "ripe with intentional concealment."

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