Fr. Joseph J. Kershner

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Order: SchP
Ordained: 1964
Status: Sued

Diocese: Archdiocese of Miami FL

Principal of Cardinal Gibbons High School when suspended in 6/02 due to allegations of abuse in the 1980s. Allegedly grabbed a student’s buttocks. Two male teachers also complained that he groped them. Cleared by the Review Board in 12/02 and returned him to active ministry. He then “retired” because of health problems. Named in a civil suit filed late 2009 or early 2010 in FL.


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