Fr. Eugene M. O’Sullivan
Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA
Complaint to Cardinal Cushing in 1964 that O’Sullivan abused an altar boy. Multiple allegations at first parish; transferred to three other parishes, each time because of multiple complaints. Convicted in 1984 of raping an altar boy. Given five years’ probation on condition that he be kept away from children. Instead, sent by Cardinal Law to Metuchen, where he worked in four more parishes. Recalled to Boston in 1992; retired, given senior priest status. Involuntary laicization announced in 2005. Died in 2019.
- BA.org Assignment Record
- Boston Globe 07.16.93
- Boston Globe 07.29.93
- Boston Globe 06.05.02
- Boston Herald 06.05.02
- Patriot Ledger 01.25.05
- Patriot Ledger 10.20.08
- National Catholic Register 08.25.11
- Metrowest Daily News 08.26.11
- Patch 05.07.19
- Archdiocese of Boston List accessed 01.17.20
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