Fr. David L. Bonin

Ordained: 1974
Status: Sued

Died: 03/13/2002
Diocese: Diocese of Rochester NY

Died at age 53 in 3/02. In 11/08 a 21-year-old man filed suit against the bishop and diocese, alleging that Bonin sexually abused him weekly 1998-2001, when the man was ages 9-12. The man first made his allegations known in 2007. A second person also alleged abuse. In 4/09 the NY Supreme Court denied the diocese’s motion to dismiss. Diocese included Bonin’s name on 6/7/12 list; complaint noted to have been received after his death.

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