Fr. James M. Gibbons

Ordained: 1952
Status: Settled

Died: 08/21/2009
Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

Accused in a claim settled in 11/2022 in the mid-five figures of sexually abusing a girl, age 12, in 1961. Gibbons was assigned to St. James in Medford at the time in question and the girl was a student at the parish school. Gibbons allegedly fondled the girl’s breasts over her clothes.

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