Matter discussed at meeting with church pastor in s. Civil suit filed but dismissed. Classified as high risk offender. Also downloaded porn and trolled Internet for boys. Left active ministry in Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Hubbardston man tells of long-ago abuse by priest – Poynter
Man sues St. Petersburg Catholic Diocese over alleged child sexual abuse by priest
The lawsuit was dismissed on motion for summary judgment. He served as teacher and administrator in schools of the Sacred Heart brothers in New England and Canada. Removed from public ministry. He is deceased per article. Province of Salesians said to be quietly settled.
Clauss had been living in a facility in Jemez, NM run by the Servants of the Paraclete for 11 yrs and was not allowed to leave it without supervision. Diocese of Peoria Statement of Charges dropped after harassment of mother and pressure by church. Diocese of Grand Rapids Was living in Dallas, TX.
Diocese says it is aware of several other victims. Allegations reported in of incidents He left the school in and left the order "within the past few years. Multiple victims who have researched their cases point the finger at Cunningham as one of the key players who shuffled around abusive priests. Parents say diocese admitted there were other victims. Years later, he confronts it again. Miami shipped him off to St.