Milwaukee Archdiocese http://wuwm.com en Milwaukee Archdiocese Unveils Bankruptcy Reorganization Plan http://wuwm.com/post/milwaukee-archdiocese-unveils-bankruptcy-reorganization-plan <p>The Milwaukee Archdiocese has proposed setting aside $4 million to compensate victims of clergy sexual abuse in its bankruptcy reorganization plan.</p><p>The Archdiocese filed for bankruptcy in 2011, saying pending sexual abuse lawsuits could leave it with debts it's unable to pay.&nbsp; It's creditors include hundreds of people who were sexually abused by clergy.</p><p>In a statement Wednesday, the Archdiocese says the bankruptcy plan will include $4 million for sexual abuse victims.&nbsp; It also proposes borrowing $2 million from a controversial cemetery trust fund.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 19:10:34 +0000 Marti Mikkelson 24576 at http://wuwm.com SNAP Wants Dolan Investigated for Fraud http://wuwm.com/post/snap-wants-dolan-investigated-fraud <p>For a time Monday, it was difficult to access the <a href="http://www.archmil.org/archmil/home.htm" target="_blank">Milwaukee Archdiocese website</a>. It stalled, after the church released 6,000 pages of documents detailing its response to clergy sex abuse allegations, spanning decades.</p><p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 06:00:00 +0000 Marti Mikkelson 7111 at http://wuwm.com SNAP Wants Dolan Investigated for Fraud Milwaukee Archdiocese Releases Clergy Sex Abuse Files http://wuwm.com/post/milwaukee-archdiocese-releases-clergy-sex-abuse-files <p>The<a href="http://www.archmil.org/reorg/clergy-offenders-info.htm" target="_blank"> Archdiocese of Milwaukee has released</a> thousands of pages of documents related to cases of clergy abusing people sexually.</p><p>The items include priest personnel files and depositions of church leaders, including now Cardinal Timothy Dolan of New York, who had been archbishop of Milwaukee for several years and is now president of the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.</p> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 18:29:34 +0000 Marge Pitrof 7073 at http://wuwm.com