Fr. Jose J. Mendez

Order: OAR
Ordained: 1983
Status: Sued

Diocese: Archdiocese of Los Angeles CA

Accused of abuse of a minor 1985-87, per 2004 archdiocesan report. Left archdiocese in 1993. At least one civil suit filed. Spent time at St. Augustine’s Monastery in Kansas City, Kansas Personnel file released 09/09/13. Fathered at least one child and was threatened with a separate paternity suit.

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