Guam Becomes 19th U.S. Diocese to File for Bankruptcy

The Archdiocese of Agaña has filed for bankruptcy in federal court in the wake of numerous sex-abuse allegations. The move, decided upon in November, allows the archdiocese to avoid trial and to begin to reach settlements in millions of dollars’ worth of abuse lawsuits. “This path will bring the greatest measure of justice to the … Read more

Minnesota Priest Named in Lawsuit Filed in Guam Against Vatican

The late Rev. Louis Brouillard, accused of sexually molesting dozens of boys in Guam and bringing some to stay with him in Minnesota, was named in a lawsuit filed this week against the Vatican for failure to protect children. Brouillard, who had been living in Pine City until his death last year, is the subject of front … Read more

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