Fr. Jose Mena

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Ordained: 1961
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of St. Augustine FL

Accused in a 2005 lawsuit of abusing a 5th-grade boy many times during the 1965-66 school year at Incarnation Catholic School. Suit settled by St. Augustine diocese for $150K. In 2005 Mena was retired and living in Jacksonville. Two 2008 suits alleged abuse in the 1960s and 1970s in the Orlando diocese. Mena may have moved to Spain. Another suit filed in 12/09; plaintiff had already settled with the diocese. Included on the diocese’s 10/6/21 list of credibly accused.

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