Fr. David Holley

Diocese:  Diocese of Las Cruces, Diocese of Worcester, Diocese of El Paso, Diocese of Amarillo, Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston

Notes:  Abused minors in Massachusetts and sent to Paraclete center in NM for treatment. Many victims in many states. He abused in El Paso and Bp. Metzger then transferred him to San Angelo TX diocese. Convicted 1993 of abusing 8 boys 1972-1974 in Alamogordo NM; 275-year sentence. Died in prison 11/25/08 and buried in NM. Accused in new federal suit of abusing a boy in Alamogordo along with D. Barfield & W. Diamond. He and Diamond also worked together earlier. New suit in Denver 12/13.

Sources:  BishopAccountability Transfers between Dioceses; Saviano Archive, BishopAccountability; Letter from Bishop Flanagan of Worcester 02.11.71; Letter from Wilmington Bishop to Worcester Bishop 03.02.71; Rocky Mountain News 04.13.93; Associated Press 06.05.93; Newsweek 08.15.93; Dallas Morning News 08.31.97; Dallas Morning News 06.12.02; Boston Herald 10.17.02; Boston Phoenix 10.30.03; Alamagordo Daily News 02.28.04; Telegram and Gazette 09.20.04; Houston Press 08.17.06; El Paso Times 05.11.10; Alamogordo Daily News 05.07.13; Las Cruces Sun-News 05.07.13; Sana Fe New Mexican 05.07.13; Albquerque Journal 05.08.13; KRQE 05.08.13; SNAP Statement 05.08.13; Worcester Telegram & Gazette 05.09.13; Denver Post 12.23.13; Daily Caller 12.24.13; Daily Mail 11.02.15; WBUR 11.06.15; Albuquerque Journal 12.06.15; Albuquerque Journal 12.06.15; The Gavel 02.17.16; PennLive 05.18.16; Houston Press 01.17.17