Fr. Brian Gallagher

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Ordained: 1952
Status: Sued

Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

Native of Ireland. Missionary in Japan, briefly back to Ireland, then sent to the U.S. Died in 2014. Accused in two lawsuits, one filed in 2017 and one in 8/18, of the sexual abuse of two brothers when they were children, 1973-76. Gallagher was assigned at the time of the alleged abuse to St. Mark’s in Dorchester MA, where the boys’ mother worked.


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