*** News Conference Schedule Advisory ***
For Wednesday, March 4th at 11:00 a.m.
North Dakota Clergy Sexual Abuse Report containing 53 Perpetrator Names and Assignments to be released at Fargo News Conference Wednesday
An Investigation into the more than 50 Catholic Clergy from Fargo and Bismarck Dioceses. Released by Dioceses in January 2020 with Incomplete Information.
At a news conference Wednesday (3/4/2020) at 11:00 a.m. the law firm of Bradshaw & Bryant, PLLC and O’Keeffe O’Brien Lyson Foss will:
Release a new report on the assignment history of the 53 priests listed in publications by the Fargo and Bismarck Dioceses of priests with substantiated allegations of sexual abuse of a minor
With the assignment history, provide vindication and acknowledgment to survivors of clergy abuse
Demand the release of the files pertinent to the histories of each perpetrator so the public and law enforcement know who was complicit in concealing this hazard
Call on the N. D. Attorney General to investigate the files of priests within the Fargo and Bismarck Dioceses to determine the full breadth and depth of the Dioceses’ knowledge and cover-up of clergy abuse
Call on North Dakota legislators to open up the statute of limitations so that
offenders can no longer be shielded from civil remedies
NEWS CONFERENCE DETAILS
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 11:00 a.m.
Law Offices of O’Keeffe O’Brien Lyson Foss
720 Main Ave, Fargo
Contacts: Michael Bryant: Cell: 320-255-5585 Office: 320-259-5414
Tim O’Keeffe: Cell: 701-371-6897 Office: 701-235-8000
Tatum O’Brien: Cell: 701-730-0096 Office: 701-235-8000
A founding partner with Bradshaw & Bryant, Mike Bryant has always fought to find justice for his clients—knowing that legal troubles, both personal injury and criminal, can be devastating for a family. Voted a Top 40 Personal Injury "Super Lawyer" multiple years, Mr. Bryant has also been voted one of the Top 100 Minnesota "Super Lawyers" four times.