Tag Archives: Catholic

Archbishop Curley teacher charged with sexual abuse

April 4, 2014: The Baltimore Sun reported the arrest of a science teacher at Archbishop Curly High School, Lynette Trotta.  She has been charged with sexual abuse on a minor.  The 17 year old student told investigators of the many locations where the sexual contact happened, including in the classroom of the all boys school. The Baltimore Sun...
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Valencia teacher charged with child molestation

March 27, 2014: ABC News reported a Legacy Christian Academy teacher was arrested and released on bail, pending charges of child molestation on an 11-year old boy at the Valencia private school. ABC reported: L.A. County sheriff's detectives say the inappropriate behavior happened on the Valencia campus of Legacy Christian Academy.  The accused is 35-year-old Carl Astrera of Panorama...
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Catholic school suspends teacher for suspicious behavior, assistant for allegedly grabbing a student’s breast

March 13, 2014: The Kansas City Star reported the arrest of a 53 year old assistant teacher at St. Thomas Moore School after he allegedly repeatedly grabbed a student's breast. The Kansas City Star wrote: The assistant would act as if he were tripping, then catch himself by grabbing her breast, the 11-year-old told police. She didn’t think...
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Danbury teacher charged with sex assault

March 11, 2014: SFGate reported 44 year old Michael Maida turned himself in and was charged with second-degree sexual assault and risk of injury to a minor.  The age of the Convent of the Sacred Heart student has not been released. SF Gate wrote: Police tell WVIT-TV (http://bit.ly/1kfZmb7 ) said Maida had sexual contact with a...
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Monsignor Lynn released

The Washington Post provides a video report of the release of Monsignor Lynn from prison after serving 18 months for a 3-6 year conviction for child endangerment.  Use the source link below to hear the full report from Philadelphia....
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William Lynn, Pa. priest who had sex abuse conviction tossed, told to report weekly

CBS News reported on January 6, 2014 about the release from prison and conditions of his probation for Monsignor William Lynn, a Roman Catholic church official.  Lynn had been convicted in the handling of abuse complaints, served 18 months for felony child endangerment,  and the appeals court decision reversed his conviction.  Use the source link below...
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