09, Mar 2014 - Albany, NY Diocese won't be part of Vt. lawsuit
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court directed a lower court to dismiss the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany, N.Y., from a Vermont sex-abuse lawsuit Friday, saying it did not have enough connection to Vermont to subject it to substantial confidentiality interests at stake in the litigation that would likely force the diocese to divulge sensitive documents about sexual abuse investigations ...
09, Mar 2014 - Albany diocese wins ruling on abuse records
The Albany Roman Catholic Diocese has avoided having to turn over nearly 40 years worth of sexual abuse records after a federal appeals court on Friday ordered a Vermont judge to dismiss a lawsuit filed by a New York man who was taken across state lines and raped by a priest. The diocese, on the heels of being ordered by Sessions to turn over abuse files dating to 1975, filed an unusual court ...
09, Mar 2014 - Albany, NY Schumer backs prosecutor for judgeship in NY
ALBANY — Sen. Charles Schumer has recommended a federal prosecutor in upstate New York for a federal judgeship based in Syracuse.