The Free Press, Mankato, MN

December 11, 2013

Lawyers to announce church abuse suit in Mankato


The Mankato Free Press

---- — Lawyers involved in the several high profile suits against the Catholic Church for abuse of minors said they will be announcing another suit at a Mankato press conference Thursday.

Jeff Anderson & Associates notified The Free Press they would be holding a press conference at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Hilton Garden Inn in Mankato to file a suit on behalf of victim (Doe 10) against the Diocese of New Ulm.

The suit will allege abuse of the victim when he was a young boy by a priest at a church in Granite Falls. The firm said it will also ask the Diocese of New Ulm to disclose the names of 12 other accused priests.