Fr. Michael H. Devlin

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Ordained: 1968
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of Springfield MA

Placed on leave in 12/04. Named in a civil suit in 1/05 after allegations that he had abused a minor in the mid-1970s while parochial vicar at St. Thomas the Apostle in West Springfield and at All Souls in Springfield. Review Board found allegations credible. Devlin denied the allegations. One claim was included in an 11/08 $4.5M settlement with the Diocese.Canonical trial ordered – in process per Diocese’s 8/11 list. Per the diocese’s list updated in 6/21, Devlin died in 2021.


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