Fr. D. George Spagnolia

Ordained: 1964
Status: Accused

Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

Took leave of absence in 1973 (after a disagreement with the archdiocese) and returned to priestly duties in the early 1990s. Placed on leave without privileges in 2/02 after being accused of sexually abusing a 14-year-old boy in 1971. Spagnolia denied the allegations. He later admitted to relationships with two men during his 20-year leave of absence. No criminal charges because of SOL. Died 5/6/08. Canonical proceedings not complete when he died, per 8/11 Boston AD database.

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