Fr. John J. Casey

Diocese: Diocese of Metuchen


Placed on leave 7/05. Accused of abuse of “minor” in approx. 1987. No further information provided. No criminal prosecution because statute of limitations expired. Per 5/07 article, canonical trial of Casey was in its “early procedural stages.” Died 8/1/08. Obituary referred to him as pastor of St. Joseph’s Church. Bishop Bootkoski performed burial mass.


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