Fr. John T. Meehan

Diocese: Archdiocese of New York


Named publicly in 8/18 as credibly accused of having sexually abused a boy age 14-16 multiple times at Cardinal Hayes HS in the early 1980s. Meehan worked at the HS 1980-1985 and was a guidance counselor. Also assigned to a number of Manhattan parishes, including St. Charles Borromeo until 2017. His alleged victim received a settlement via the archdiocese’s compensation program.


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