Fr. Ross S. Frey

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Order: BSO
Ordained: 1974
Status: Settled

Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

Melkite priest. Accused of molesting numerous youths 1973-1984 during weekend retreats at St. Basil Salvatorian Center in Methuen. Received treatment. Moved to Lebanon in 1995 to study. Placed on leave in 1996 (?). Still an active priest in 12/02 at Notre Dame University – Louaze. Civil Suit filed. Lawsuit with 12 plaintiffs settled in 1999 for $240K. Personnel files released in 12/02. Omitted from 2011 Boston AD database. New accusers came forward as of 2012. Died 6/20/14.

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