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June 24, 2014 at 5:43 PM

Seattle Archdiocese agrees to pay $12 million to sex abuse survivors

The Seattle Archdiocese has agreed to pay $12.125 million to 30 men who say they were sexually abused as children decades ago at Seattle’s O’Dea High School and Briscoe Memorial School in Kent. In lawsuits filed in King County Superior Court, the men allege the Seattle Archdiocese failed to protect them from known abusers, including two…


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October 31, 2012 at 6:29 PM

O’Dea High School principal resigns, denies abuse allegations from 1970s

The principal of O’Dea High School has resigned, according to news release from acting principal James Walker. In a letter on the school’s website, Zachary Lell, chairman of the O’Dea School Board, says, “The O’Dea School Board learned today that Brother Walczak has been accused of sexual abuse of a minor. The accusations relate to Br….


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