Fr. Richard Stieglitz

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Ordained: 1973
Status: Sued

Diocese: Diocese of Fort Wayne-South Bend IN

Bishop forced Stieglitz to resign from Queen of Angels Parish in 12/93 after he adopted four Haitian youths in 1992. Also sued in 1994 by man a who alleged sexual battery in 1980 when he worked at St. Jude Catholic School. Suit later dismissed on SOL. Accused in 2010 of abuse of in 1975 while at South Bend Holy Family. Laicized 7/7/07 per 11/18/07 announcement. On diocese’s 9/18/18 list. Five known credible allegations.


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