Fr. Raymond J. Jean
Diocese: Diocese of Norwich CT
Arrested in 1988 during crackdown on homosexual activity at a local state park. Accused in a 1993 civil suit of molestation 1971-72. Diocese’s motion for summary judgment granted in part and dismissed in part in 1996. A second suit was filed in 1999. Jean died in 6/01, just before scheduled trial in that case. A third suit was filedin early 2003. One settlement for $275K.
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