Tag: Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Fr. Robert Bond – Diocese of Venice

Father Robert Bond

Diocese of Venice/Los Angeles

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Ordained: Unknown

Died: 2007

Assignment History:

  • 1954-1955: St. Cyril of Jerusalem (Encino, CA)
  • 1955-1958: St. Ignatius of Loyola (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1958-1963: Corpus Christi (Pacific Palisades, CA)
  • 1963-1968: St. Catherine of Siena (Laguna Beach, CA)
  • 1968-1969: St. Bede the Venerable (La Canada-Flintridge, CA)
  • 1969-1973: St. Mark (Venice, CA)
  • 1973-1975: St. Matthias (Huntington Park, CA)
  • 1976-2007: Leave of Absence

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Robert Bond:

Fr. Robert Bond was named publicly by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles as accused on the 2018 List of Archdiocesan Clergy Credibly Accused of Sexual Abuse of a Minor. Reports show that the abuse occurred in the 1970s and was reported to the archdiocese in 2010. Fr. Bond died in 2007. It is believed that Bond moved to Florida sometime before his death.

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Fr. Celestine Quinlan – Diocese of Santa Rosa

Father Celestine Quinlan

Diocese of Santa Rosa/Capuchins

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Ordained: 1957

Died: 1970

Assignment History:

  • 1958-1962: St. Francis of Assisi (Los Angeles, CA)

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations Against Father Celestine Quinlan:

Fr. Celestine Quinlan was a member of the Capuchin’s religious order. Fr. Quinlan was named in four civil lawsuits alleging child sexual abuse that occurred from 1957 to 1962 while Fr. Quinlan was assigned at St. Francis of Assisi in Los Angeles. One victim stated that Fr. Quinlan also abused other altar boys and that Fr. Quinlan would rush through Mass to provide time for him to molest them.

Fr. Quinlan was transferred to Willits in San Francisco after the mothers of two alleged victims reported the abuse to church officials. According to the attorney for multiple alleged victims of Fr. Quinlan, the Archdiocese of Los Angeles revealed that Fr. Quinlan had been sent to a reservation in Arizona to pay penance for his sins. Fr. Quinlan was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ and Santa Rosa Diocese’s lists of priests accused of sexual misconduct involving minors. He died in 1970.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Diocese of Santa Rosa in California.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest in one of California’s Catholic dioceses, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Diocese of Santa Rosa now have legal options due to a voluntary compensation fund created by the Diocese of Santa Rosa, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in California and nationwide. We can help. 

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Fr. Edward Stretch (Jesuits) – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Brother Remy Rudin

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: Unknown

Died: 1991

Assigned as follows:

  • Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Brother Remy Rudin:

Brother Remy Rudin was a member of the Franciscan order who worked in the O’odham community of Topawa in the 1950s, from 1977 to 1978 and again from 1985 to 1989. According to media reports, he was credibly accused of abusing minors between 1965 and 1975 while serving as a chaplain at an Oregon correctional center for teenage boys. He was one of at least twenty-six Franciscan perpetrators sent to Santa Barbara following their expulsion from the Diocese of San Diego. He died in 1991.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Los Angeles and nationwide. We can help.

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Fr. Edward Stretch (Jesuits) – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Father Edward Stretch 

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: 

Died: 1970

Assigned as follows:

  • 1942-1946                         U.S. Army 
  • 1940-1942;1954-1970      Bellarmine Preparatory School (San Jose, CA) 

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Edward Stretch:

Father Edward Stretch was a Jesuit priest who worked in San Francisco, San Jose, Santa Clara, Santa Barbara and Los Angeles. According to media reports, in December 2018, he was named publicly as accused by the Jesuits West Province on its list of clergy credibly accused of child sexual abuse. It noted an allegation was reported in 2012. No further information regarding the allegation including age/gender of the victims, or the priest’s assignment at the time of the alleged abuse was disclosed. He died in 1970.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Los Angeles and nationwide. We can help.

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Fr. Leo Tubbs (Dominicans) – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Father Leo Tubbs 

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: 1966

Removed: 2004

Assigned as follows:

  • 1966-1968      St. Albert’s College (Oakland, CA)
  • 1969-1971      Daniel Murphy High School (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1969-1970      Dominican Fathers (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1972                University of San Diego High School (San Diego, CA)
  • 1973-1975      Dominican Fathers (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1973-1974      Daniel Murphy High School (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1975-1977      St. Raymond’s Dominican Retreat (Thousand Oaks, CA)
  • 1978-1981      Daniel Murphy High School (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1979-1981      Dominican Fathers and Brothers (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1982-1983      Mater Dei High School (Santa Ana, CA)
  • 1982-1983      St. Raymond of Penafort House (Santa Ana, CA)
  • 1984                St. Dominic’s (Benicia, CA)
  • 1985                Holy Rosary (Antioch, CA) 
  • 1986                Dominican Order, Siena House (Oakland, CA)
  • 1987-1989      Holy Rosary (Antioch, CA)
  • 1990-1991      Holy Rosary Parish and Dominican Priory (Portland OR)
  • 1992               St. Benedict’s Lodge (McKenzie Bridge, OR)
  • 1993                Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology (Berkeley, CA) 
  • 1993-2017      Dominican Order, Siena House (Oakland, CA) 
  • 2018-2020      Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Leo Tubbs:

Father Leo Tubbs was a Dominican priest who spent more than 30 years working in mostly Catholic schools. According to media reports, he was transferred to Oregon, but shortly after his arrival he was confined to a Dominican priory in California following allegations that he had “inappropriate contact with adult males” and “non-genital touching over clothing” with a 15-year-old boy. 

In 2004, he traveled to Bangkok without permission to visit a friend, which resulted in him being “put on lockdown” within the Siena House in Oakland. At all times he had someone accompany him anytime he left the property. Father Tubbs was reportedly one of seven sex offenders secretly living at a Dominican priory in Oakland in 2004. The community reportedly had no knowledge that the property was housing sex offenders until it was exposed by the news media. His current whereabouts are unknown.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Los Angeles and nationwide. We can help.

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Br. Joseph Stadtfeld (Stadfield) (Passionists) – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Brother Joseph Stadtfeld (Stadfield)

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: 1959

Died: 2001

Assigned as follows:

  • N/A

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Brother Joseph Stadtfeld (Stadfield):

Brother Joseph Stadtfeld (Stadfield) was a member of the Congregation of the Passion religious order. According to media reports, two sisters have accused him of sexually abusing them when they were children from approximately 1958 to 1966. The alleged abuse occurred at a Passionist Monastery and Retreat House in Sierra Madre. He has been named in at least two civil lawsuits alleging child sexual abuse, which were settled in 2007. It is believed Brother Stadtfeld died in 2001. His name was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of clergy accused of child sexual abuse.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Los Angeles and nationwide. We can help.

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Fr. Thomas J. Sullivan – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Father Thomas J. Sullivan 

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: 1944

Died: 1992 

Assigned as follows:

  • 1945                Unknown
  • 1946-1947      Loyola University (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1948-1955      Manresa Retreat House (Azusa, CA)
  • 1956-1960      Hiroshima Gakuin High School (Japan)
  • 1961-1963      University of Santa Clara (Santa Clara, CA)
  • 1964-1966      University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1967-1968      Jesuit Curia (Rome, Italy)
  • 1969                University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA)
  • 1970-1978      Newman Center University of Hawaii (Honolulu, HI)
  • 1979-1989      Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, CA)
  • 1990-1991      Unknown

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Thomas J. Sullivan:

Father Thomas J. Sullivan was a Jesuit priest who worked in California, Japan, Rome, and Hawaii. According to media reports, he was accused of sexually abusing a child from 1956 to 1958 at Loyola High School. At least one civil lawsuit was filed against him. His name appeared on the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. He died in 1992.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Los Angeles and nationwide. We can help.

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Fr. Robert W. Spader – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Father Robert W. Spader   

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: 1962

Died: 1982

Assigned as follows:

  • St. Raymond (Downey, CA)
  • St. Dorothy (Glendora, CA)

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Robert W. Spader:

According to media reports, in 2018, Father Robert W. Spader’s name appeared on the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. It noted incidents of child sexual abuse from 1972-1973 were reported in 2007 and 2008. He died in 1982.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Los Angeles and nationwide. We can help.

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Fr. Raymond Stiechen (Salesians) – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Father Raymond Stiechen 

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: Unknown

Assigned as follows:

  • N/A

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father Raymond Stiechen:

Father Raymond Stiechen was a Salesian priest. According to media reports, in 2013, hi’s name was quietly added, along with 24 others, to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ Final Addendum of its list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. His current whereabouts are unknown.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Los Angeles and nationwide. We can help.

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Fr. William J. Wood (Jesuits) – Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Father William J. Wood 

Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Ordained: 1965

Died: 2014

Assigned as follows:

  • 1958-1961      St. Ignatius High School (San Francisco, CA) 
  • 1961-1962      Loyola High School (Los Angeles, CA) 
  • 1962-1966      Alma College (Los Gatos, CA) 
  • 1966-1967      (Wepion, Belgium) 
  • 1967-1969      Collegio Bellarmino (Rome, Italy) 
  • 1969-1977      University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA) 
  • 1977-1979      Bellarmine College Preparatory (San Jose, CA) 
  • 1979-1984      Sacred Heart Jesuit Center (Los Gatos, CA) 
  • 1984-1991      Jesuit High School (Carmichael, CA) 
  • 1991-1997      Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA) 
  • 1997-2000      University of San Francisco (San Francisco, CA) 
  • 2000-2002      Verbum Dei High School (Los Angeles, CA) 
  • 2002-2004      Sacred Heart Jesuit Center (Los Gatos, CA) 
  • 2004-2008      Colombiere House (Los Angeles, CA) 
  • 2008-2014      Sacred Heart Jesuit Center (Los Gatos, CA) 

Summary of Abuse Allegations against Father William J. Wood:

According to media reports, in 2013, Father William J. Wood’s name was quietly added, along with 24 others, to the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ Final Addendum of its list of clergy credibly accused of sex abuse of minors. In 2018, it was also included on the Jesuits West Province list, which noted a report in 2002 of the sexual abuse of a minor that same year. He died 2014.

Horowitz Law is a law firm representing victims and survivors of sexual abuse by Catholic priests and other clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles.  If you need a lawyer because you were sexually abused by a priest or other Catholic clergy in California State, contact our office today. Although many years have passed, those abused by Catholic clergy in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles now have legal options, but filing deadlines will apply so do not delay in reaching out to us.  Our lawyers have decades of experience representing survivors of clergy sexual abuse in Los Angeles and nationwide. We can help.

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