Fr. Norman T. Connelly

Ordained: 1965
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Camden NJ

Accused of abuse of at least three boys. Suspended in 1993 and later permanently removed from ministry. One suit settled in 1993 for $25K. Named in a 1994 RICO suit; dismissed on SOL in 6/02, but the plaintiffs shared in $880K settlement in 3/03. On the diocese’s list 2/13/19. Sued 12/19, accused of abuse of a boy, ages 14-15, in 1978-79. .


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