On Tuesday, convicted Saint Landry Parish priest Michael Guidry will be sentenced on child molestation charges.
We’ve compared the list released by the Diocese and “The List” created by KATC and found the following differences, as well as probable explanations for the differences.
Fifteen years after acknowledging it exists, and months after promising its release, the Diocese of Lafayette still has not released a list of priests who
The Diocese of Lafayette has finally released their list of of accused clergy. Bishop Douglas Deshotel announced earlier this week that the list would be
The Diocese of Lake Charles has released their list of credibly accused clergy. The list consists of clergy credibly accused in the diocese since its
The Diocese of Lafayette says they are getting closer to the date in which they will release the names of clergy accused of sexual abuse.
Former priest Michael Guidry is now listed on the sex offender registry as he awaits sentencing. Guidry, 76, pleaded guilty last month to sexual molestation
Former priest Michael Guidry has pleaded guilty to sexual molestation of a juvenile. KATC was in the courtroom when Judge Alonzo Harris accepted Guidry’s plea
As church leaders from around the world meet at the Vatican this week to address the clergy sex abuse crisis, they will be hearing the
The Diocese of Lafayette has acknowledged “The List” created by KATC of priests facing credible accusations of sex abuse. The diocese spokesperson, Blue Rolfes, called
The Diocese of Alexandria has posted their list of clergy with credible allegations of abuse. Below you will find the entire text of the Bishop’s
KATC Investigates has uncovered Fr. Joseph Alexander celebrated at least two Masses in the Diocese of Lafayette since he was placed on leave in 2002.
KATC Investigates has learned that a new complaint as been filed against Father Joseph Alexander who was removed from ministry in 2002. He was removed
Baton Rouge is now the third diocese in Louisiana releasing the list of accused priests.
The diocese of Lafayette calls a legal request for its list of accused priests “unnecessary”, “grandstanding” and “irrelevant” to the case filed against a St.
Lafayette diocese releases statement following the release of credibly accused clergy in Baton Rouge
The Lafayette diocese released the following statement after credibly accused clergy were named in Baton Rouge: The Diocese of Baton Rouge has released the
According to The Advocate, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Baton Rouge will release its list Thursday of priests who have been credibly accused of sexual abuse involving minors.
Transparency and openness in the Diocese of Lafayette is being questioned by a group of devout catholics who have formed an anonymous group called The
KATC has learned at least one more person has come forward with allegations of sexual abuse against Rev. Jody Simoneaux. “My family took Jody in
KATC’s investigation on abuse in the Catholic Church concludes with our Sunday night special: The List. Last week, KATC released a list of accused priests
A family affected by clergy sex abuse finds comfort in their faith.
This is part 3 of a special report on accusations of abuse in the Diocese of Lafayette. To see the list of accused priests compiled
*This is Part 2 of a special report on accusations of abuse in the Diocese of Lafayette. To see Part 1 and the list of
Sources confirm the Diocese of Lafayette has reported abuse allegations against Monsignor Robie Robichaux to the New Iberia Police Department. The report comes 14 weeks after the diocese placed Robichaux on leave and 25 years after the allegation was first reported.
The Diocese of Houma-Thibodaux has released the names of any priest with a credible allegation of child sexual abuse since their inception in 1977. No
The Jesuits U.S. Central and Southern Province has released the names of Jesuit priests and members accused of sexual abuse of a minor. The list
The Office of Attorney General Jeff Landry has released details of four criminal complaints made against clergy in the Catholic Church. The complaints, dating back
The pastor of St. John the Evangelist Church in Jeanerette has been placed on leave after allegations surfaced against him.
Abbeville attorney Anthony Fontana, who has filed a lawsuit on behalf of a St. Landry family in an alleged priest sex abuse case, is seeking
For 24 years following an accusation of sexual abuse, a Lafayette priest continued to serve in ministry and has even held a high rank in