New Lawsuit Filed Against Diocese 17 Dec 13

A new lawsuit has been filed in Ramsey County against the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis alleging abuse by one of the priests on a list of 34 clergy credibly accused of sexually abusing children.

MNN Reports “John Doe 108″ claims he was 10- or 11-years-old when he was abused by Father Rudolph Henrich in Golden Valley in 1962.

Attorney Patrick Noaker says the archdiocese knew Henrich was a danger to kids and didn’t do anything about it. Noaker says that Henrich also worked at St. James inSt. Paul, St. Mark in Shakopee, theStateTraining Schoolfor Boys in Red Wing and St. Boniface in Stewart.

Henrich, who died in 1992, is not named as a defendant in the suit.