Accused priests. Millions in quiet payouts. And it was all kept on a list

The Star

June 28, 2018

By Sandro Contenta and Mary Ormsby

This is how money was paid out in settlements involving the Roman Catholic Diocese of London, Ont.

A one-page document filed with London’s Superior Court provides a rare window at how a Canadian diocese dealt with a string of sexual abuse allegations against its priests. The chart was part of a decade-long court battle between the Roman Catholic Diocese of London and its insurance company. The settlement amounts total $15 million, plus legal and other costs. We provide a breakdown.

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