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Brother Rice Molestation: Religious Order Knew Of Abuse, Court Records Show

Brother Rice Sex Abuse

First Posted: 04/27/2012 9:13 am Updated: 04/27/2012 9:49 am

Oak Lawn Patch:

Documents amassed by a Seattle-based law firm show that although the Irish Christian Brothers had knowledge that one of its members may have molested students at Brother Rice High School, they still sent him to other schools.

The allegations came to light after a bankruptcy filing by the Irish Christian Brothers in an attempt to cap any damages from former students filing claims alleging sexual or physical abuse by members of the religious order who taught at the high schools.

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