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Alan J. Pettit

Troop 43: Batavia, IL Pack 126: Batavia, IL Notes: Pettit was added to the IV Files in December of 1989 after being convicted of “aggravated criminal sexual abuse” for fondling a youth. Click here for a .pdf of the BSA … Continue reading

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Tom Warner

Troop 76: Atwood, IL Notes: Added to IV Files in July of 1975. Warner was placed on probation for “morals charges” and a police chief indicated that he had a complaint against him for “suggestive actions toward a community youngster.” … Continue reading

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Ralph Bailey

Pack 8: Alton, IL Troop 6: Benld, IL Notes: Added to IV files in April of 1964. Files state that Bailey was confined to the state mental hospital and was facing criminal charges. Click here for a .pdf of the … Continue reading

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Carl Cunningham

Troop 113: Silvis, IL Notes: Cunningham was added to the IV Files in November of 1960 after being indicted by a grand jury on a charge of indecent morals. Click here for a .pdf of the BSA IV Perversion files

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Fr. John Zeder

Year Ordained: 1954 Diocese: Syracuse, New York Notes: Woman filed 3/03 suit (dismissed on SOL 9/06) alleging she was abused by two priests. She says she was raped by Zeder between 1978 and 1981 and abused by Thomas Keating in 1982 … Continue reading

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Fr. Thomas Trane

Year Ordained: Unknown Diocese: Syracuse, New York Notes: Trane, pastor of church in Oswego,NY was accused of abuse of two boys, one of whom filed suit. Portions of the exising litigation were appealed to and ruled on by the Supreme Court … Continue reading

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Fr. Charles Sewall

Year Ordained: 1960 Diocese: Syracuse, New York Notes:  After accuser came forward in 5/02, Sewall admitted that he “engaged in sexual misconduct” with one individual when he was a high school principal. Two other victims came forward. One had an audio … Continue reading

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Fr. James Quinn

    Year Ordained:  1958 Diocese: Syracuse, New York Parish Assignments: 1958                               St. John the Baptist                      … Continue reading

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Fr. Albert Proud

Year Ordained: 1968 Diocese: Syracuse, New York Notes: Two men came forward in 2002 to allege that they were abused by Proud in early 1970s. Sent to St. Luke’s after the first allegation was received spring 2002. Diocese admitted at least … Continue reading

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Fr. Robert Ours

Year Ordained:  1980 Diocese: Syracuse, New York Notes:  Arrested 5/21/14 and charged with possession of six images of a sexual performance by a child (child porn). Diocese had reported allegations to DA’s office “a few months ago.” He retired in 2012 … Continue reading

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