Fr. Richard J. Giuliani

Ordained: 1968
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Allentown PA

In lawsuit filed 1/04, woman claimed that Giuliani forced her to perform sexual acts 1971-1975 when he was working at Notre Dame High School, beginning when she was age 12. She said she told Church authorities twice, and was ordered to confession both times in response. Also said he visited her in college in 1975 and asked her to marry him. After her refusal, he never contacted her again. A second woman filed suit in 5/04. She alleged that she was molested by Giuliani in 12/76 when she was student at Cardinal Brennan High School, where he was principal. Reportedly ‘left the priesthood’ in 1977. In 8/14/18 PA Grand Jury Report – name spelled ‘Guiiani.’ On diocese’s 8/19/18 list.

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