Bishop Named in RICO Lawsuit Dies

A retired New York prelate accused of racketeering is dead. Edward U. Kmiec died Saturday night at the age of 84. The head of the Buffalo diocese from 2004–2012, Kmiec was named in a 2019 lawsuit alleging he and other diocesan officials covered up clerical sex abuse. Buffalo-area attorney Kevin Stocker named Kmiec in the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt … Read more