SECOND JUDICIAL DISTRICT. COUNTY OF BERNALILLO. STATE OF NEW MEXICO - JOHN DOE “B”, Plaintiff, v. ARCHDIOCESE OF SANTA FE, and OUR LADY OF GUADALUPE PARISH, Albuquerque, NM, Defendants - COMPLAINT FOR DAMAGES FOR CAUSING SEXUAL ABUSE BY PRIESTS, FAILURE TO PREVENT SEXUAL ABUSE BY PRIESTS, FOR THE SEXUAL ABUSE ITSELF, AND RELATED CLAIMS
According to publicly available documents, the Archdiocese created, fostered, developed and protected a culture that during the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s, employed over 40 pedophile priests out of a total of about 150 employed parish priests over those years. This figure is one of the highest ratios in the United States of ‘number of pedophiles to total priests employed’.
Priest accused of sexually abusing 10-year-old 50-80 times
Fresh allegations of child sex abuse by priests