Br. Patrick Duffy

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Status: Settled

Diocese: Archdiocese of Seattle WA

Civil suit filed in Seattle in 1/04 by three plaintiffs alleging sexual and physical abuse by seven members of the Congregation of Christian Brothers Order, including Duffy, at Briscoe Memorial School for Boys in Kent WA 1940s-60s. The school, closed in 1970, was owned by the archdiocese and run by the order. Other men have come forward with stories of their own to support these allegations, including one who filed suit in 1/08. Believe claims settled in 11/08 and 1/09. Included on the Seattle archdiocese’s list 1/15/16 of clergy and religious with established, admitted or credible accusations against them of sexual abuse of a minor. Worked at Briscoe Memorial 1958-59. Deceased.


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