Priest Defrocked After Violating Order To Stay Away From KidsThe Rev. Michael Fugee was set to be stripped of the priesthood, after revelations that he continued to work with children following a confession that he groped a boy.
Pope Francis Names Newark Archbishop Myers' Future ReplacementPope Francis appointed Bishop Bernard A. Hebda of Michigan to serve alongside current Archbishop John Myers.
Newark Archbishop Appoints New Deputy In Wake Of Abuse CaseThe archbishop of Newark has appointed a new top deputy to replace the administrator who stepped down last month in the wake of a scandal involving a former priest.
Another Newark Archdiocese Official Resigns Over Pedophile Priest CaseThe second highest official in the Archdiocese of Newark has resigned from his post, in the wake of a scandal involving a priest who had contact with minors allegedly in violation of an agreement with prosecutors.
Once-Accused Pedophile Priest Held On $25,000 Bail In New JerseyThe Rev. Michael Fugee, 52, traded in his collar for an orange prison jumpsuit, handcuffs and shackles during his brief court appearance in Bergen County on Tuesday morning, 1010 WINS' Steve Sandberg reported.
Once-Accused Pedophile Priest Arrested For Having Contact With ChildrenA once-accused pedophile priest in New Jersey has been arrested, on charges that he violated a judicial order by having contact with young parish members.
3 Others Out Of Work Amid Scandal Over Once-Accused Pedophile NJ PriestThe pastor and two youth ministers at a central New Jersey church have left their posts just days after the resignation of the Rev. Michael Fugee.
New Jersey Priest With History Of Child Molestation ResignsThe Rev. Michael Fugee submitted his request and it was promptly accepted by Newark Archbishop John Myers on Thursday evening.
Calls Mount To Have Newark Archbishop Fired Over Once-Accused Pedophile PriestA New Jersey state assemblywoman is among those calling to have Newark Archbishop John Myers held accountable, after a once-accused pedophile priest suddenly popped up at Colts Neck Church youth retreats.
Parents: Why Was Once-Accused Pedophile Priest On Youth Retreats In N.J.?Parents and teens at a Monmouth County Roman Catholic church were shocked Monday, after learning that a priest who attended overnight teen retreats was once accused of sexual abuse.
Did Once-Accused Pedophile Priest Violate Order Banning Contact With Kids?Investigators have been questioning whether New Jersey priest once accused of child sexual abuse may have violated an order never again to work with children.