Jeff Anderson & Associates and the Diocese of New Ulm Jointly Disclose Names of Priests Accused of Abuse

None of the men whose names are disclosed remain in ministry; disclosure is important part of child protection and safety

New Ulm, MN (March 29, 2016) – Today, the law firm of Jeff Anderson & Associates and the Diocese of New Ulm jointly disclosed the names of 16 men who they have mutually identified as being credibly accused of sexual abuse of a minor while they were assigned as priests.

 The disclosure of names is the result of discussions and sharing of information between the Diocese of New Ulm and Jeff Anderson & Associates that began several months ago.  It is recognized that the disclosure of names is an important part of the healing process for many victims and survivors of abuse.

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