WCAX [South Burlington VT]
February 7, 2024
Another sexual abuse civil lawsuit against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Burlington is headed to trial.
[This transcript was made from the brief video report online.]
A sexual abuse case filed in 2019 against the Roman Catholic Diocese of Burlington is heading to trial. According to Gravel & Shea, they have ten active lawsuits against the diocese. Today in civil court, attorneys met to discuss six of those cases. The plaintiff, who was a juvenile at the time of the alleged abuse wants financial compensation. The jury is expected to be selected on February 21st, with trial set to start April 8th.