May 23, 2002

Statement Regarding New Allegations of Child Sex Abuse by Father Blackwell

The Archdiocese is saddened to learn from media reports of another allegation of child sexual abuse against Father Blackwell. The Archdiocese encourages all victims of child abuse to contact appropriate civil authorities so that law enforcement can intiate an investigation. We also encourage victims of child abuse to contact the Archdiocese so that the Archdiocese...
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Statement of Archdiocesan Actions Regarding Allegations of Child Sexual Abuse by Father Brian Cox

In responding to allegations of child abuse, the highest priorities for the Archdiocese of Baltimore are the safety of children and concern for victims. Our consistent reporting of child abuse allegations, cooperation with authorities, and offers of assistance to victims are vital to meeting these priorities. In July 1995 the Archdiocese received allegations of child...
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