Diocese: Archdiocese of Chicago
Religious Order: Congregation of Christian Brothers
Summary of Assignments:
- Schools in Hawaii, Massachusetts, Michigan and a New Mexico reservation, where Brouillette allegedly had sex with minor males.
- St. Laurence High School in Burbank, IL
- St. John Vianney Renewal Center in Dittmer, MO
Notes: High School teacher and counselor, active 1960s-90s in HI, MA, MI, NM, IL. Arrested 1998 in IL for solicitation & child porn; convicted 2000; got 4 yrs’ probation. Accused in 7/02 suit of abusing IL high school student 1996-98. Suit alleged sex with minors at schools in HI, MA, MI and NM previously. Second suit 1/03. Living at Vianney Center in MO 2004; left Order & Center at probation’s end. Suit 11/7/12. Part of Order’s $16.5M settlement 5/13. Named by a man 4/4/14 suit in HI re abuse at Damien Memorial High. Name included on Seattle archdiocese’s list 1/15/16 of accused. Was at O’Dea High in Seattle 1968-70. Changed his name to Robert Sullivan.
Sources: Chicago Sun-Times 04.21.98; Chicago Tribune 04.21.98; Chicago Tribune 08.14.98; Detroit News 06.30.99; Chicago Tribune 11.11.99; Chicago Tribune 11.17.99; Chicago Tribune 12.04.99; Chicago Tribune 01.27.00; Chicago Tribune 03.14.00; St Louis Post Dispatch 03.03.02; Chicago Tribune 07.08.02; Chicago Tribune 01.08.03; Seattle Times 03.15.03; WMAQ-TV 02.17.04; Chicago Sun-Times 03.27.04; Chicago Tribune 07.27.04; Doe v Brouillete et al 03.31.09; Chicago Daily Law Bulletin 04.15.09; HawaiiNewsNow 02.10.12; KSBW 02.27.12; Monterey Herald 02.27.12; The Californian 02.28.12; Chicago Sun-Times 04.12.12; Southtown Star 07.31.12; The Worthy Adversary 11.07.12; Hawaii News Now 11.09.12; Chicago Tribune 05.24.13; Complaint in John Roe No 27 v Congregation of Christian Brothers et al, Cause No 14-1-0855-4, First Circuit Court, Hawaii 04.04.14; Media Statement from Jeff Anderson & Assoc 04.07.14; Seattle Times 01.23.16; Hawaii News Now 02.04.16; BA.org Assignment Record; http://bishopaccountability.org/