Fr. Eugene P. Sullivan

Ordained: 1968
Status: Settled

Diocese: Archdiocese of Boston MA

Sued in 2005 by s man who alleged that when he was a 15-year-old boy Sullivan, then Superintendent of Archdiocesan Schools, molested him once in 1977 while driving him to Camp Fatima in NH. The same plaintiff also alleged abuse by two other priests. Sullivan denied the allegation, saying plaintiff had mistaken him for Eugene O’Sullivan, a known abuser. Review Board found charge unsubstantiated and Cardinal O’Malley returned him to active status in 1/09. Lawsuit settled for $475K in 12/08. See 8/11 Boston AD database. Granted Senior priest status in 10/13.


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