Diocese: Diocese of Paterson
Religious Order: Sisters of Charity
Accused in 1994 of sexually abusing a girl, beginning in 1968 when the girl was age 15 and continuing until 1992. Shaw’s alleged victim said that the nun plied her with drugs and alcohol. Order provided therapy and settled with the woman for $70k. Shaw was removed as principal of elementary school. In 2004 she was working as administrator of the Caritas Community in Jersey City, a retirement home for nuns. In 1/19 she reportedly was still with the Sisters of Charity and restricted from outside ministry.
Daily Record 10.24.04; Sunday News 01.14.05; LancasterOnLine 01.16.05; CBS News 01.02.19; Kingston Whig-Standard 01.03.19; http://bishop-accountability.org/