Same priest, a Carmelite, had cost the Los Angeles archdiocese very much money.
Another case against Boley, in which a woman accused him of abusing her as a child while he taught at Los Angeles’ St. Raphael Parish in the 1980s, was one of hundreds of abuse claims settled by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles in 2007.
The Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ $660 million payout to settle the Boley abuse claim and more than 500 others remains the largest-ever settlement in the Catholic Church’s decades-long sexual abuse scandal.
When asked whether the Archdiocese of Chicago was aware of abuse accusations against Boley upon his arrival at St. Clara-St. Cyril in 1987, [spokesman] Gonzales directed Block Club to the Province of the Most Pure Heart of Mary.
Yes or no. Question is whether A knew, A says ask someone else.