U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Western District of New York
Released July 6, 2020; taken March 3, 2020
Examination by William Gordon of the Law Offices of Mitchell Garabedian for the Creditors Committee
[Excerpt from pages 53-54.]
Q. So Father Emo had admitted to you, correct me if I’m wrong, that he had sexually abused a minor. Is that correct?
Q. You sent him away to treatment to some facility, correct?
Q. And after he came back, you reassigned him to a position at a parish?
Q. Was he assigned as a pastor or assistant pastor?
Q. And was it your understanding that as an assistant pastor, Father Emo would have access to minors?
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