October 14, 2014 7:55 PM

Kansas City diocese agrees to settle 30 lawsuits for $10 million

On the eve of jury deliberations after an 11-day trial, the Catholic Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph on Tuesday settled 30 lawsuits alleging sexual abuse by priests. “I feel like it’s a day of retribution,” said Jon David Couzens, who alleged that he was repeatedly molested by Monsignor Thomas O’Brien three decades ago.

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