Br. Lawrence Gauthier
Diocese: Diocese of Springfield MA
In a suit filed in 3/02 a man alleged that Gauthier sexually abused him many times when he was ages 9-12, during 1969-72, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Seminary. He also claimed that there were at least 7-10 victims. The man said he had attempted suicide 15-20 times. In 2002 Gautheir was retired.
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