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Fr. Thomas E. Smith – Diocese of Pittsburgh

Father Thomas E. Smith

Diocese of Pittsburgh

Fr. Thomas E. Smith Horowitz Law

Ordained: 1951

Died: 2015

Summary of Sexual Abuse Allegations against Father Thomas E. Smith:

Father Thomas Smith was first publicly identified as an accused priest by the Diocese of Pittsburgh in December 2018.  According to media reports, a woman accused Smith of groping her breasts at a St. Anselm High School dance in approximately 1967 when she was 15 years old.  

The Diocese of Pittsburgh says this is the first allegation it has received regarding Smith, who now appears on its list of priests accused of abuse after their deaths.

Smith died in 2015.

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