John Hurley

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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - The Movement to Restore Trust, a group of lay Catholics formed last year to address the Diocese of Buffalo's handling of clergy sex abuse, has released a lengthy document, titled The Initial Report of the Movement to Restore Trust. VIEW: Initial Report of the Movement to...
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Tom Puckett
April 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) Buffalo Catholic Diocese Bishop Richard Malone says he will not step down. This coming just hours after new initiatives were introduced in conjuction with the Movement to Restore Trust. "I have been doing all my ministry everywhere I'm scheduled to do it, enjoying being with the...
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Protester with sign outside Diocese of Buffalo. September 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
April 12, 2019 - 8:41 pm
BUFFALO (WBEN - Brendan Keany) - There was plenty of reaction on social media after Charlie Specht, and investigative reporter for Channel 7, released a story claiming the Catholic Diocese of Buffalo withheld the names of 25 priests who have been accused of abuse . Given the scope of the scandal...
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Tom Puckett
February 22, 2019 - 4:00 am
Buffalo, NY (WBEN) This weekend's summit at the Vatican is aimed at addressing the sex abuse scandal in the church. The leader of a local group seeking to restore trust in the Buffalo diocese says he's trying to dial back expectations. John Hurley, Canisius College President and member of the...
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Diocese of Buffalo with two dozen protesters calling for Bishop Malone's resignation. September 10, 2018 (WBEN Photo/Mike Baggerman)
Mike Baggerman
November 28, 2018 - 3:00 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - Canisius College will hold a public symposium tonight to address the clergy sex abuse scandal in Western New York. The symposium, which runs from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the college's at the Montante Cultural Center, is the first discussion about the clergy sex abuse scandal with...
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August 31, 2018 - 5:09 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN ) - The president of Canisius College addressed the Catholic Church scandal and its impact in Western New York with the Diocese of Buffalo In the statement, John Hurley said the Jesuit college condemns the atrocities and believe the actions were evidence of a deep-rooted evil at...
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