Disgraced Former Cardinal McCarrick Confronts Criminal Abuse Charges

TKC readers remind us that the old school cleric resided in Kansas and now lives somewhere in Kansas.

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Former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick criminally charged for alleged sex abuse of a minor nearly 50 years ago

Former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who was defrocked by The Vatican in 2019 over sex abuse allegations, is now facing criminal charges in Massachusetts for alleged sex abuse of a minor nearly 50 years ago, according to a court filing.

Theodore McCarrick, once a high-ranking American cardinal, charged with sexually assaulting teen

Defrocked Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been charged with sexual assault in Massachusetts, officials said Thursday, making him the highest U.S. clergyman accused in the abuse scandal that's rocked the Catholic Church. McCarrick, 91, is charged with indecent assault and battery on a person over 14, stemming from an incident that happened in Wellesley in the 1970s, according to Norfolk County District Attorney's spokesman David Traub.

Ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick charged with assault of a teen in the 1970s

Theodore McCarrick, a former Cardinal who was defrocked by the Vatican two years ago after a Vatican investigation confirmed he had sexually molested adults as well as children, has been charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy during a wedding reception in the 1970s, court records show.

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