Fr. Arthur P. O’Leary
Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA
Per personnel file released in 2/03, O’Leary was placed on administrative leave in 1994 after the fathers of two boys complained that he had touched the boys inappropriately. The file also shows that in the 1980s he was seen at Cape Cod rest areas having sex with strangers. Under observation by the police in 1985 and 1986. He promised the Church that he would stay away from rest stops, but did not. Church officials were afraid that he would be arrested. He was transferred to Hanover in 1991. Still on leave in 2008 and living in Yarmouth MA. In 9/15 O’Leary was an “unassigned senior” living in Melbourne, FL.
- Boston Archdiocesan Assignment Record
- Documents from O’Leary’s Archdiocesan File
- BA Analysis of Boston Documents and Involvement of Bishop Lennon
- Patriot Ledger 02.05.03
- Boston Globe 02.05.03
- Boston Herald 02.05.03
- Experpt from Pattern and Practice Brief 07.21.03
- Patriot Ledger 10.20.08
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