Fr. Franz Robier

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Ordained: 1936
Status: Settled

Diocese: Diocese of San Diego CA

From Austria. Arrived in San Diego in 1955; incardinated 1957. In Jemez Springs NM for treatment in 1957. Several suits filed in 2003. Accused of abuse, including rape, of as many as 24 girls in late 1950s-early 1960s,. Area was part of San Diego diocese at the time, later San Bernardino. Died in 1994. First suit set to go to trial in 3/07 involved allegations by 4 sisters, but SD diocese filed bankruptcy in 2/07. Name on list released by San Diego in 3/07. Claims settled 9/07 as part of $198.1M settlement. Personnel file released in 10/10.


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