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David Clohessy
BISHOP FINN AGREES TO OVERSIGHT TERMS
November 16th, 2011 | Latest News Releases

Kansas City-St. Joseph Bishop Robert Finn has agreed to meet on a monthly basis with Clay County prosecutor Daniel White to discuss any potential cases involving the sexual abuse of minors; this will be ongoing for five years. In return, he will not face prosecution on a misdemeanor regarding the behavior of Fr. Shawn Ratigan, who was under his employ. Still... [Read more...]


Bill Donohue
KANSAS CITY CATHOLIC GROUPS SENT KC STAR AD
November 11th, 2011 | Latest News Releases

Catholic League president Bill Donohue speaks to the latest developments regarding its battle with the Kansas City Star: Yesterday, I was joined by Catholic League staff members and scores of Catholics from Kansas City (we never contacted any of them—they showed up after reading our news release on the event) at a press conference outside the Kansas... [Read more...]


CATHOLIC LEAGUE ARRIVES IN KC, MISSOURI
November 10th, 2011 | Latest News Releases

The president of the Catholic League, Bill Donohue, along with Vice President Bernadette Brady and staff members Don Lauer and Alex Mejia, are holding a press conference today at 11:00 a.m. in front of the Kansas City Star (at the corner of Truman and McGee). The purpose of the press conference is to expose the anti-Catholic agenda of the three parties... [Read more...]


KC STAR
KANSAS CITY, MISSOURI PRESS CONFERENCE
November 9th, 2011 | Latest News Releases

Who: Catholic League president Bill Donohue; Vice President Bernadette Brady; Staff Member Don Lauer; Staff Member Alex Mejia; local Kansas City Catholics What: Commence a campaign to blanket religious and secular institutions with copies of a $25,000 ad turned down by the Kansas City Star exposing the anti-Catholic  agenda of SNAP and its lawyers... [Read more...]


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KC STAR OMITS STORY ON TOP EPISCOPAL BISHOP
November 8th, 2011 | Latest News Releases

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: Yesterday, the Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP) held a press conference in front of the Catholic Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph to bring attention to a case involving an Episcopal priest, Bede Parry, who is being charged with... [Read more...]


Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori
KANSAS CITY MINEFIELD: EPISCOPAL BISHOP KNEW OF MOLESTER
November 7th, 2011 | Latest News Releases

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: This is surreal. The Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church of the United States, Katharine Jefferts Schori, knew about the sexual abuse activities of a homosexual candidate for the Episcopal priesthood, did nothing about it, and indeed allowed him to become a priest. Today, the Survivors... [Read more...]


Jeffrey Anderson
MEET THE CHURCH-SUING LAWYERS
November 4th, 2011 | Latest News Releases

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: The Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP) announces the latest lawsuit against the Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph. The diocese, headed by Bishop Robert Finn, knows nothing about it. But attorney Rebecca Randles does: she coordinated the attack with SNAP. Virtually all the cases... [Read more...]


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SUICIDE OF THE KANSAS CITY STAR
November 1st, 2011 | Latest News Releases

  Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: Yesterday’s news release on the decision by the Kansas City Star to reject the ad I wrote [click here] exposing the phony victims’ group, SNAP, and its attack on Bishop Robert Finn, reached approximately 200 employees of the Star and about 300 media outlets in the Kansas... [Read more...]


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KANSAS CITY STAR vs. CATHOLIC CHURCH
October 31st, 2011 | Latest News Releases

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments as follows: Almost two weeks ago, we contacted the Kansas City Star about running a full-page ad on Sunday, October 30. The ad is a critical statement about the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP), and their attorney friend, Rebecca Randles. The ad was written because we strongly defend... [Read more...]


TAKING AIM AT BISHOP FINN
October 31st, 2011 |

This ad, written by Bill Donohue, was rejected by the Kansas City Star, without explanation. The close relationship between the newspaper and SNAP is disturbing, but to turn down $25,000 is still surprising. The Star can impose a gag rule on us, but it cannot control us. We intend to let everyone in Kansas City, Missouri know about this matter. TAKING... [Read more...]