Fr. Francis J. Kane

Ordained: 1953
Status: Settled

Died: 11/13/2010
Diocese: Diocese of Portland ME

Accused in a 1994 civil suit of abuse of a youth in 1982 at St. Bartholomew’s in Cape Elizabeth. Kane had been placed on limited ministry in 1987. Claim settled in 1995. Retired in 1997 from duties as hospital chaplain. In 1/07 it was announced that the Vatican had ordered Kane to lead a life of prayer and penance. Died 11/13/10.

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