Dr. George Reardon

St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center - Hartford, CT (file / credit: St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center)

Connecticut’s St. Francis Hospital Settles Abuse Lawsuits Involving Dr. George Reardon

Hartford’s St. Francis Hospital has settled 32 lawsuits involving a now-dead doctor suspected of molesting scores of children over three decades.


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Lawsuit Over Doctor’s Sexual Abuse Begins Against St. Francis Hospital In Hartford

A hospital failed to prevent the molestation of scores of children at the hands of one of its doctors from the 1960s through the 1980s, a lawyer told a jury Tuesday.